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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calypso
Rank 389 386 401
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Calypso 55 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.34% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 17
Median daily rate £625 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £459
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £720 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £563
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
9412 9917 10448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.20% 44.41% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6403 6421 6824
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 222 215
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% -0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.38 £42.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +35 5 £575 -17.85% 12
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Calypso
England

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 86 (71.67%) Murex
2 63 (52.50%) Banking
3 61 (50.83%) Derivative
4 53 (44.17%) Investment Banking
5 43 (35.83%) Summit
6 42 (35.00%) Finance
7 40 (33.33%) Front Office
8 38 (31.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 30 (25.00%) Market Risk
10 27 (22.50%) Back Office
10 27 (22.50%) Migration
11 26 (21.67%) Risk Management
11 26 (21.67%) Java
12 24 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (19.17%) Fixed Income
14 20 (16.67%) MiFID
15 18 (15.00%) Credit Derivative
15 18 (15.00%) EMIR
16 17 (14.17%) Collateral Management
17 16 (13.33%) ION Trading
17 16 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (12.50%) Bloomberg
19 14 (11.67%) SQL
19 14 (11.67%) HTML
19 14 (11.67%) Spring
19 14 (11.67%) Spring Integration
19 14 (11.67%) AngularJS
20 13 (10.83%) AIFMD
20 13 (10.83%) Hedge funds
20 13 (10.83%) Release Management

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 (0.83%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 43 (35.83%) Summit
2 8 (6.67%) ION MarketView
3 5 (4.17%) Loan IQ
4 4 (3.33%) Algo Collateral
4 4 (3.33%) Front Arena
5 3 (2.50%) SunGard Martini
6 2 (1.67%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.83%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) JIRA
2 3 (2.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.83%) Bower
3 1 (0.83%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) Yeoman
General
1 63 (52.50%) Banking
2 53 (44.17%) Investment Banking
3 42 (35.00%) Finance
4 40 (33.33%) Front Office
5 27 (22.50%) Back Office
6 6 (5.00%) Retail
7 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.67%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (41.67%) Analyst
2 43 (35.83%) Business Analyst
3 23 (19.17%) Developer
4 22 (18.33%) Java Developer
5 21 (17.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 19 (15.83%) Project Manager
7 17 (14.17%) Banking Analyst
7 17 (14.17%) Murex Analyst
8 14 (11.67%) Murex Business Analyst
8 14 (11.67%) Test Manager
9 13 (10.83%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 13 (10.83%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
9 13 (10.83%) Report Analyst
10 12 (10.00%) Consultant
11 11 (9.17%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (9.17%) Senior Business Analyst
12 10 (8.33%) Business Consultant
12 10 (8.33%) Migration Analyst
12 10 (8.33%) Murex Consultant
13 9 (7.50%) Front Office Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.67%) AngularJS
1 14 (11.67%) HTML
1 14 (11.67%) Spring
1 14 (11.67%) Spring Integration
2 13 (10.83%) XML
3 9 (7.50%) HTML5
4 7 (5.83%) JMS
5 6 (5.00%) Web Services
6 5 (4.17%) CSS
6 5 (4.17%) React
6 5 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.83%) FpML
7 1 (0.83%) Java EE
7 1 (0.83%) JDBC
7 1 (0.83%) Murex MxML
7 1 (0.83%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.83%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 61 (50.83%) Derivative
2 38 (31.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 30 (25.00%) Market Risk
4 23 (19.17%) Fixed Income
5 18 (15.00%) Credit Derivative
6 13 (10.83%) Credit Risk
6 13 (10.83%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.33%) Contract for Difference
7 4 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (3.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (3.33%) Swaptions
8 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (2.50%) Unix
3 2 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.50%) Migration
2 26 (21.67%) Risk Management
3 24 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (14.17%) Collateral Management
5 16 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (10.83%) Algorithmic Trading
6 13 (10.83%) Release Management
7 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (7.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 9 (7.50%) Integration Testing
9 9 (7.50%) Programme Management
9 9 (7.50%) TDD
9 9 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (7.50%) Use Case
10 7 (5.83%) Multithreading
10 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (5.83%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.00%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.67%) Java
2 14 (11.67%) SQL
3 10 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) ISEB
1 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.67%) MiFID
2 18 (15.00%) EMIR
3 13 (10.83%) AIFMD
4 9 (7.50%) QA
5 6 (5.00%) SLA
6 4 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (1.67%) FATCA
Vendors
1 86 (71.67%) Murex
2 16 (13.33%) ION Trading
3 15 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 10 (8.33%) Sophis
5 5 (4.17%) Sencha
6 4 (3.33%) Fidessa
7 3 (2.50%) SunGard
8 2 (1.67%) DataSynapse
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle
8 2 (1.67%) Perforce
9 1 (0.83%) IBM
9 1 (0.83%) Reuters
9 1 (0.83%) Sybase
9 1 (0.83%) TIBCO