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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calypso
Rank 392 399 341
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -58
Contract jobs citing Calypso 33 31 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.27% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 48
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£613 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £365 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £695 £865
UK excluding London average daily rate - £650 -
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
11231 11606 11937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.86% 46.11% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7270 7562 7260
Average daily rate £425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 248 339
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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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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 +16 6 £700 +7.69% 2
Calypso
England

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 25 (37.88%) Banking
3 23 (34.85%) Derivative
4 20 (30.30%) SQL
5 16 (24.24%) XML
6 14 (21.21%) Oracle
6 14 (21.21%) Back Office
7 13 (19.70%) Front Office
7 13 (19.70%) Java
7 13 (19.70%) Business Analysis
8 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (16.67%) Murex
9 11 (16.67%) Investment Banking
9 11 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
10 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
10 10 (15.15%) Charles River
10 10 (15.15%) Project Management
11 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (13.64%) Investment Management
11 9 (13.64%) Sophis
12 8 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (12.12%) SunGard
13 7 (10.61%) FTP
13 7 (10.61%) Fixed Income
13 7 (10.61%) Degree
13 7 (10.61%) QA
13 7 (10.61%) Quantitative Risk Management
13 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (10.61%) Business Transformation
14 6 (9.09%) EMIR

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 4 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Temenos Globus
1 4 (6.06%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.55%) Brady Trinity
3 1 (1.52%) Front Arena
3 1 (1.52%) Summit
3 1 (1.52%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.55%) MS Access
2 3 (4.55%) QlikView
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 25 (37.88%) Banking
3 14 (21.21%) Back Office
4 13 (19.70%) Front Office
5 11 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) International Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Analyst
2 23 (34.85%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Calypso Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Test Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Architect
6 7 (10.61%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Murex Business Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) IT Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Operations Business Analyst
11 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) XML
2 3 (4.55%) FpML
2 3 (4.55%) ADO
3 2 (3.03%) JSP
3 2 (3.03%) Java SE
3 2 (3.03%) Java EE
4 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.52%) JSTL
4 1 (1.52%) HTML5
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) Servlets
4 1 (1.52%) EJB
4 1 (1.52%) JDBC
4 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.52%) Spring
4 1 (1.52%) J2SE
4 1 (1.52%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Derivative
2 8 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (10.61%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (4.55%) Equities
5 3 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (4.55%) DTCC
6 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.52%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Business Analysis
2 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) Project Management
3 10 (15.15%) Test Scripting
4 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (13.64%) Investment Management
5 7 (10.61%) Business Transformation
5 7 (10.61%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 6 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 5 (7.58%) Migration
7 5 (7.58%) UML
7 5 (7.58%) Use Case
8 4 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) Workflow
8 4 (6.06%) Data Architecture
8 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Business Development
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) VBA
4 1 (1.52%) Perl
4 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (10.61%) QA
3 6 (9.09%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Murex
3 10 (15.15%) Charles River
4 9 (13.64%) Sophis
5 8 (12.12%) SunGard
6 6 (9.09%) Wall Street Systems
7 5 (7.58%) Sybase
8 3 (4.55%) Brady
9 2 (3.03%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.52%) Tradeweb
10 1 (1.52%) thinkFolio
10 1 (1.52%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.52%) VMware
10 1 (1.52%) Fidessa
10 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.52%) SAP
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco
10 1 (1.52%) HP
10 1 (1.52%) Citrix
10 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
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