The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Calypso products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Calypso Technology.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calypso
Rank 354 366 315
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -51
Contract jobs citing Calypso 46 39 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.39% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 44
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £743
UK excluding London average daily rate - £563 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Calypso
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9620 9970 9366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.58% 44.01% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6285 6435 6017
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 223 224
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.50 £40.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

Calypso
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Calypso across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Calypso Jobs Demand Trend in London

Calypso
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Calypso across the London region.

Calypso Daily Rate Trend in London

Calypso
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Calypso across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Calypso Daily Rate Histogram in London

Calypso
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Calypso across the London region.

Calypso Hourly Rate Trend in London

Calypso
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 2 £725 +31.81% 4
Calypso
England

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Calypso also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calypso.

1 44 (51.16%) Finance
2 27 (31.40%) Murex
3 22 (25.58%) Banking
3 22 (25.58%) Derivative
4 21 (24.42%) Investment Banking
4 21 (24.42%) Java
5 20 (23.26%) Business Analysis
6 18 (20.93%) Oracle
7 17 (19.77%) SQL
8 16 (18.60%) Front Office
9 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (16.28%) QA
10 13 (15.12%) EMIR
10 13 (15.12%) Workflow
11 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (12.79%) Project Management
11 11 (12.79%) UNIX
11 11 (12.79%) SWIFT
12 10 (11.63%) Shell Script
12 10 (11.63%) JIRA
13 9 (10.47%) Fixed Income
13 9 (10.47%) Summit
13 9 (10.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (10.47%) Test Management
14 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (9.30%) Python
14 8 (9.30%) J2EE
15 7 (8.14%) XML
15 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
15 7 (8.14%) Swaptions

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Calypso also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calypso. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.49%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.49%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.16%) Liferay
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Summit
2 3 (3.49%) Front Arena
3 2 (2.33%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.16%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (1.16%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) JIRA
2 2 (2.33%) Selenium
2 2 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.16%) Subversion
3 1 (1.16%) Maven
3 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) FxCop
3 1 (1.16%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.16%) Mockito
3 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (51.16%) Finance
2 22 (25.58%) Banking
3 21 (24.42%) Investment Banking
4 16 (18.60%) Front Office
5 3 (3.49%) Back Office
5 3 (3.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Analyst
2 30 (34.88%) Business Analyst
3 24 (27.91%) Developer
4 15 (17.44%) Calypso Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Business Analyst Team Leader
9 3 (3.49%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) J2EE
2 7 (8.14%) XML
3 6 (6.98%) HTML
4 5 (5.81%) FpML
5 3 (3.49%) Rendezvous
5 3 (3.49%) Spring
5 3 (3.49%) .NET
5 3 (3.49%) JDBC
6 2 (2.33%) JSP
6 2 (2.33%) CSS
6 2 (2.33%) Java EE
6 2 (2.33%) JMS
6 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.33%) WinForms
6 2 (2.33%) WPF
6 2 (2.33%) jQuery
6 2 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.16%) Velocity
7 1 (1.16%) RESTful
7 1 (1.16%) PLINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) Derivative
2 11 (12.79%) SWIFT
3 9 (10.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (10.47%) Fixed Income
4 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.14%) Swaptions
6 6 (6.98%) Equities
7 5 (5.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (3.49%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (3.49%) Contract for Difference
8 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.49%) Credit Risk
8 3 (3.49%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.33%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.16%) Kindle
10 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) UNIX
2 3 (3.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Business Analysis
2 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.12%) Workflow
4 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (12.79%) Project Management
5 9 (10.47%) Test Management
6 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
7 6 (6.98%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.81%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Web Development
9 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.65%) System Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) Line Management
10 3 (3.49%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (3.49%) Low Latency
10 3 (3.49%) Migration
10 3 (3.49%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) Java
2 17 (19.77%) SQL
3 10 (11.63%) Shell Script
4 8 (9.30%) Python
5 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) VBA
8 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) ISEB
1 5 (5.81%) ISEB Practitioner
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) QA
2 13 (15.12%) EMIR
3 4 (4.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (4.65%) FATCA
4 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Murex
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) HP
4 4 (4.65%) Sophis
5 3 (3.49%) IBM
5 3 (3.49%) Wall Street Systems
5 3 (3.49%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.33%) SunGard
6 2 (2.33%) 29West
6 2 (2.33%) OpenLink
7 1 (1.16%) Syncfusion
7 1 (1.16%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.16%) Sybase
7 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.16%) Charles River
7 1 (1.16%) Algorithmics
London
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago