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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calypso
Rank 404 393 396
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Calypso 29 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 17
Median daily rate £675 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £660 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £550
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
8927 10140 10086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.17% 44.12% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6147 6706 6469
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 248 202
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +34 5 £650 +4.00% 9
Calypso
England

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 55 (59.78%) Murex
2 45 (48.91%) Derivative
3 37 (40.22%) Banking
4 36 (39.13%) Front Office
5 35 (38.04%) Finance
6 34 (36.96%) Java
7 33 (35.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 31 (33.70%) Investment Banking
9 25 (27.17%) Fixed Income
9 25 (27.17%) Summit
10 21 (22.83%) HTML
11 20 (21.74%) Credit Derivative
12 19 (20.65%) Migration
12 19 (20.65%) Bloomberg
13 18 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (18.48%) ION Trading
14 17 (18.48%) Market Risk
15 16 (17.39%) Spring Integration
15 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
15 16 (17.39%) Spring
15 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (16.30%) Back Office
17 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
17 14 (15.22%) Collateral Management
18 11 (11.96%) TDD
18 11 (11.96%) MiFID
18 11 (11.96%) JIRA
18 11 (11.96%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (11.96%) HTML5
18 11 (11.96%) Event-Driven Architecture

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 5 (5.43%) Confluence
2 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.09%) MS Project
1 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Summit
2 6 (6.52%) ION MarketView
3 4 (4.35%) Front Arena
4 3 (3.26%) Loan IQ
4 3 (3.26%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (2.17%) Markit EDM
6 1 (1.09%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.17%) QlikView
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.09%) KDB
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) JIRA
2 7 (7.61%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.52%) Maven
4 5 (5.43%) Gradle
4 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.43%) Selenium
5 4 (4.35%) Ant
5 4 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.09%) Bower
6 1 (1.09%) Yeoman
General
1 37 (40.22%) Banking
2 36 (39.13%) Front Office
3 35 (38.04%) Finance
4 31 (33.70%) Investment Banking
5 15 (16.30%) Back Office
6 6 (6.52%) Retail
7 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Analyst
1 29 (31.52%) Business Analyst
2 26 (28.26%) Developer
3 25 (27.17%) Java Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Test Manager
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Murex Analyst
7 10 (10.87%) Project Manager
7 10 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (9.78%) Angular Developer
8 9 (9.78%) Murex Business Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Banking Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Consultant
9 7 (7.61%) Migration Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Report Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Lead Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) HTML
2 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
2 16 (17.39%) Spring
2 16 (17.39%) Spring Integration
3 11 (11.96%) HTML5
4 10 (10.87%) XML
5 6 (6.52%) Web Services
6 5 (5.43%) CSS
6 5 (5.43%) Dropwizard
6 5 (5.43%) React
6 5 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.26%) JMS
8 2 (2.17%) FpML
9 1 (1.09%) J2EE
9 1 (1.09%) Java EE
9 1 (1.09%) JDBC
9 1 (1.09%) Murex MxML
9 1 (1.09%) Rendezvous
9 1 (1.09%) Ultra Messaging
9 1 (1.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (48.91%) Derivative
2 33 (35.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (27.17%) Fixed Income
4 20 (21.74%) Credit Derivative
5 17 (18.48%) Market Risk
6 10 (10.87%) OTC Derivatives
7 9 (9.78%) Credit Risk
8 7 (7.61%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.17%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.09%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (1.09%) Equities
10 1 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.09%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Linux
1 8 (8.70%) Unix
2 3 (3.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Migration
2 18 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.22%) Collateral Management
4 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
5 11 (11.96%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 11 (11.96%) TDD
5 11 (11.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (9.78%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.61%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (7.61%) Use Case
8 6 (6.52%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (6.52%) SDLC
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.43%) DevOps
9 5 (5.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (5.43%) Test Management
9 5 (5.43%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) Java
2 10 (10.87%) SQL
3 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.26%) Python
5 2 (2.17%) RPG
6 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) EMIR
1 11 (11.96%) MiFID
2 7 (7.61%) AIFMD
3 6 (6.52%) QA
4 3 (3.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (2.17%) SLA
6 1 (1.09%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
2 3 (3.26%) Ansible
3 1 (1.09%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 55 (59.78%) Murex
2 19 (20.65%) Bloomberg
3 17 (18.48%) ION Trading
4 8 (8.70%) Oracle
5 5 (5.43%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.43%) Fidessa
5 5 (5.43%) Sencha
6 3 (3.26%) SunGard
7 2 (2.17%) DataSynapse
7 2 (2.17%) Sybase
7 2 (2.17%) Tableau
8 1 (1.09%) IBM
8 1 (1.09%) Perforce
8 1 (1.09%) Reuters
8 1 (1.09%) Sophis
8 1 (1.09%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.09%) Yolus