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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calypso
Rank 371 359 334
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -25
Contract jobs citing Calypso 32 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.36% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 59
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£600 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £540 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £750
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
9887 9951 9935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.61% 43.98% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6509 6240
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 206 296
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 May 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 22 May 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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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 £750 +30.43% 2
Calypso
England

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 19 (27.14%) Business Analysis
3 17 (24.29%) SQL
4 16 (22.86%) Murex
4 16 (22.86%) Derivative
5 15 (21.43%) Banking
5 15 (21.43%) EMIR
6 14 (20.00%) Java
6 14 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 12 (17.14%) Oracle
7 12 (17.14%) UNIX
7 12 (17.14%) Workflow
8 11 (15.71%) Financial Institution
8 11 (15.71%) Front Office
8 11 (15.71%) Summit
9 10 (14.29%) JIRA
9 10 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.86%) SWIFT
11 8 (11.43%) FATCA
11 8 (11.43%) Project Management
12 7 (10.00%) IBM
12 7 (10.00%) Swaptions
12 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
13 6 (8.57%) QA
13 6 (8.57%) Degree
13 6 (8.57%) Migration
13 6 (8.57%) Risk Management

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Summit
2 3 (4.29%) Front Arena
3 2 (2.86%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.43%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (1.43%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) FxCop
2 1 (1.43%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 41 (58.57%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) Banking
3 14 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (15.71%) Financial Institution
4 11 (15.71%) Front Office
5 3 (4.29%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Analyst
2 27 (38.57%) Business Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Calypso Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.29%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst Team Leader
8 2 (2.86%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) .NET
1 3 (4.29%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.86%) WPF
2 2 (2.86%) WinForms
2 2 (2.86%) HTML
2 2 (2.86%) J2EE
2 2 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) RESTful
3 1 (1.43%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (1.43%) PLINQ
3 1 (1.43%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (1.43%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (1.43%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (1.43%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (1.43%) XSLT
3 1 (1.43%) JDBC
3 1 (1.43%) Web Services
3 1 (1.43%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.43%) FpML
3 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Derivative
2 10 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.86%) SWIFT
4 7 (10.00%) Swaptions
5 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.14%) Fixed Income
5 5 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (7.14%) Contract for Difference
6 4 (5.71%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.86%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.43%) Equities
9 1 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.43%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) UNIX
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Business Analysis
2 12 (17.14%) Workflow
3 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.43%) Project Management
5 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.57%) Migration
6 6 (8.57%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (7.14%) System Testing
8 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.71%) Analytics
8 4 (5.71%) Line Management
9 3 (4.29%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.29%) Release Management
9 3 (4.29%) Project Planning
10 2 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.86%) Test Management
10 2 (2.86%) OO
10 2 (2.86%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.71%) Python
3 4 (5.71%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) VBA
4 1 (1.43%) C++
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.43%) EMIR
2 8 (11.43%) FATCA
3 6 (8.57%) QA
3 6 (8.57%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Murex
2 12 (17.14%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) IBM
4 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.29%) Sophis
6 2 (2.86%) OpenLink
6 2 (2.86%) SunGard
6 2 (2.86%) HP
6 2 (2.86%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (1.43%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.43%) Sybase
7 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.43%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.43%) Algorithmics
7 1 (1.43%) Syncfusion
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