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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Calypso
England / London
Rank 377 354 376
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs citing Calypso 19 65 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.74% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 27
Median daily rate £600 £600 £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £485 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £713 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate - £700 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8292 8739 9519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.86% 40.74% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5593 5724 6281
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 153 182
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.34 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +8.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Calypso
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Calypso as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 2 £525 +2.94% 3
Calypso
England

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Calypso also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Calypso.

1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Back Office
3 13 (37.14%) Front Office
3 13 (37.14%) Fixed Income
4 12 (34.29%) Murex
5 10 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (28.57%) Bloomberg
6 7 (20.00%) Derivative
7 6 (17.14%) C#
7 6 (17.14%) Java
8 5 (14.29%) VBA
8 5 (14.29%) Unix
8 5 (14.29%) Summit
8 5 (14.29%) Degree
8 5 (14.29%) MiFID
8 5 (14.29%) Banking
8 5 (14.29%) Hedge funds
9 4 (11.43%) REST
9 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
9 4 (11.43%) WPF
9 4 (11.43%) Web Development
9 4 (11.43%) Sophis
9 4 (11.43%) WinForms
9 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
9 4 (11.43%) CSS
9 4 (11.43%) .NET
9 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
9 4 (11.43%) SQL

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Summit
2 2 (5.71%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (5.71%) Temenos T24
2 2 (5.71%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.71%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) Hudson
2 1 (2.86%) JBehave
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.86%) JMeter
2 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (2.86%) VersionOne
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Back Office
3 13 (37.14%) Front Office
4 5 (14.29%) Banking
5 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 14 (40.00%) Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Business Analyst
4 10 (28.57%) Calypso Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Calypso Business Analyst
6 6 (17.14%) Consultant
7 5 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (14.29%) Technical Developer
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Sophis Developer
9 3 (8.57%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Murex Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Murex Project Manager
10 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (5.71%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) REST
1 4 (11.43%) WinForms
1 4 (11.43%) WPF
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) J2EE
3 2 (5.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Fixed Income
2 10 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (20.00%) Derivative
4 5 (14.29%) Hedge funds
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) Equities
6 2 (5.71%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (11.43%) Web Development
2 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.57%) Coaching
2 3 (8.57%) Project Management
2 3 (8.57%) SDLC
3 2 (5.71%) BDD
3 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (5.71%) ETL
3 2 (5.71%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
3 2 (5.71%) OOP
3 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
3 2 (5.71%) TDD
3 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
3 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C#
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) VBA
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) C
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Murex
2 10 (28.57%) Bloomberg
3 4 (11.43%) Misys
3 4 (11.43%) Sophis
4 3 (8.57%) ION Trading
5 2 (5.71%) Guidewire
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Temenos
5 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.71%) Tradeweb
6 1 (2.86%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.86%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Reuters