The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 172 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -2
Contract jobs citing Derivative 307 507 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.39% 2.15% 2.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.76% 5.83% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 387 397
Median daily rate £575 £575 £575
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-35.78% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Derivative
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8166 8703 8970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.89% 36.94% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5742 6109 6057
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 169 167
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in London

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Derivative across the London region.

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in London

Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Derivative across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in London

Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the London region.

Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in London

Derivative
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 Derivative within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -10 78 £550 -7.94% 37
Docklands, London +3 2 £550 -8.33% 1
Canary Wharf +2 2 £544 +58.75%
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 407 (53.62%) Finance
2 358 (47.17%) Banking
3 251 (33.07%) Front Office
4 232 (30.57%) SQL
5 215 (28.33%) C#
6 211 (27.80%) Investment Banking
7 205 (27.01%) Java
8 202 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
9 192 (25.30%) Fixed Income
10 188 (24.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 147 (19.37%) Equities
12 129 (17.00%) Equity Derivative
13 125 (16.47%) TDD
14 121 (15.94%) Risk Management
15 104 (13.70%) .NET
16 101 (13.31%) Oracle
17 93 (12.25%) C++
18 91 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
19 90 (11.86%) Credit Derivative
20 88 (11.59%) Unix
21 71 (9.35%) Microsoft
22 68 (8.96%) OTC Derivatives
23 67 (8.83%) OO
24 66 (8.70%) HTML
25 64 (8.43%) Business Analysis
26 61 (8.04%) SQL Server
26 61 (8.04%) Back Office
27 60 (7.91%) Spring
27 60 (7.91%) Maven
27 60 (7.91%) BDD

Derivative
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 36 (4.74%) Tomcat
2 19 (2.50%) Confluence
3 17 (2.24%) Jetty
4 10 (1.32%) Apache
4 10 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
5 9 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.92%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.79%) IIS
8 5 (0.66%) Mule
8 5 (0.66%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.53%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.26%) CMS
11 2 (0.26%) GemFire
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.66%) MS Project
4 4 (0.53%) HipChat
5 2 (0.26%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.26%) MS Office
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Summit
2 6 (0.79%) ION MarketView
3 5 (0.66%) Front Arena
3 5 (0.66%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (0.66%) SunGard GMI
3 5 (0.66%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 3 (0.40%) Endur
4 3 (0.40%) FINCAD Analytics
4 3 (0.40%) Sophis RISQUE
4 3 (0.40%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.26%) Loan IQ
5 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.26%) RMDS
6 1 (0.13%) Eikon
6 1 (0.13%) Kondor
6 1 (0.13%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.13%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.66%) DNS
2 5 (0.66%) Intranet
2 5 (0.66%) SAN
2 5 (0.66%) VPN
3 4 (0.53%) Firewall
3 4 (0.53%) HTTP
3 4 (0.53%) PuTTY
3 4 (0.53%) SSH
3 4 (0.53%) SSL
4 3 (0.40%) NAS
4 3 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.26%) BGP
5 2 (0.26%) DSL
5 2 (0.26%) Internet
5 2 (0.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.13%) FTP
6 1 (0.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (4.22%) NoSQL
4 30 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 28 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.98%) Hadoop
6 15 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.19%) Big Data
9 9 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.79%) KDB
13 5 (0.66%) Data Mart
13 5 (0.66%) Hazelcast
13 5 (0.66%) MySQL
13 5 (0.66%) QlikView
14 4 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (7.91%) Maven
2 32 (4.22%) Eclipse
2 32 (4.22%) JIRA
3 29 (3.82%) IntelliJ
4 21 (2.77%) TeamCity
5 16 (2.11%) Selenium
6 13 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.19%) JUnit
8 8 (1.05%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.92%) Subversion
10 6 (0.79%) HP UFT
10 6 (0.79%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.79%) NuGet
10 6 (0.79%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.66%) Bower
11 5 (0.66%) EasyMock
11 5 (0.66%) Mockito
11 5 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.66%) SonarQube
General
1 407 (53.62%) Finance
2 358 (47.17%) Banking
3 251 (33.07%) Front Office
4 211 (27.80%) Investment Banking
5 61 (8.04%) Back Office
6 41 (5.40%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.84%) Legal
8 13 (1.71%) Retail
9 9 (1.19%) French Language
9 9 (1.19%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.66%) Marketing
11 4 (0.53%) Law
12 2 (0.26%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 352 (46.38%) Developer
2 235 (30.96%) Analyst
3 157 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 141 (18.58%) Java Developer
5 119 (15.68%) C# Developer
6 85 (11.20%) Senior Developer
7 66 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 61 (8.04%) .NET Developer
9 58 (7.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 58 (7.64%) SQL Developer
10 49 (6.46%) Agile Developer
11 42 (5.53%) Derivatives Business Analyst
12 41 (5.40%) Risk Analyst
13 39 (5.14%) Agile Java Developer
14 37 (4.87%) Applications Support
14 37 (4.87%) Project Manager
15 35 (4.61%) Banking Analyst
16 34 (4.48%) Front Office Developer
16 34 (4.48%) Risk Business Analyst
17 32 (4.22%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (13.70%) .NET
2 66 (8.70%) HTML
3 60 (7.91%) Spring
4 51 (6.72%) AngularJS
5 49 (6.46%) HTML5
6 43 (5.67%) WPF
7 36 (4.74%) XML
8 32 (4.22%) CSS
9 28 (3.69%) FIX Protocol
9 28 (3.69%) JMS
9 28 (3.69%) WCF
10 23 (3.03%) REST
11 21 (2.77%) Web Services
12 19 (2.50%) FpML
13 18 (2.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (2.24%) CSS3
14 17 (2.24%) Middleware
14 17 (2.24%) Spring Integration
15 16 (2.11%) ASP.NET
15 16 (2.11%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 192 (25.30%) Fixed Income
2 188 (24.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 147 (19.37%) Equities
4 129 (17.00%) Equity Derivative
5 91 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
6 90 (11.86%) Credit Derivative
7 68 (8.96%) OTC Derivatives
8 57 (7.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 46 (6.06%) Market Risk
10 44 (5.80%) Credit Risk
11 24 (3.16%) Algorithms
11 24 (3.16%) Mathematics
12 21 (2.77%) Computer Science
13 20 (2.64%) Grid Computing
14 19 (2.50%) Hedge funds
15 17 (2.24%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.71%) Reference Data
17 8 (1.05%) Statistics
18 7 (0.92%) Fintech
19 6 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 88 (11.59%) Unix
2 57 (7.51%) Windows
3 56 (7.38%) Linux
4 17 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.19%) Solaris
6 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.53%) CentOS
7 4 (0.53%) Debian
7 4 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.40%) VMS
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (16.47%) TDD
3 121 (15.94%) Risk Management
4 67 (8.83%) OO
5 64 (8.43%) Business Analysis
6 60 (7.91%) BDD
7 59 (7.77%) Asset Management
8 58 (7.64%) Multithreading
9 57 (7.51%) SDLC
9 57 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 50 (6.59%) Migration
11 45 (5.93%) Project Management
12 42 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 41 (5.40%) Scrum
14 37 (4.87%) Data Analysis
15 36 (4.74%) Collateral Management
16 34 (4.48%) Mentoring
17 31 (4.08%) Analytics
17 31 (4.08%) Investment Management
18 27 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 232 (30.57%) SQL
2 215 (28.33%) C#
3 205 (27.01%) Java
4 93 (12.25%) C++
5 59 (7.77%) Python
6 53 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 40 (5.27%) VBA
8 29 (3.82%) Perl
9 25 (3.29%) PL/SQL
9 25 (3.29%) VB
10 23 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 18 (2.37%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.37%) Scala
12 15 (1.98%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.58%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.32%) Haskell
15 7 (0.92%) XAML
16 6 (0.79%) C
16 6 (0.79%) VC++
17 5 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (6.59%) Degree
2 21 (2.77%) PhD
3 11 (1.45%) ISEB
4 6 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.40%) CCA
6 3 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PMP
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.67%) QA
2 29 (3.82%) MiFID
3 17 (2.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (1.71%) EMIR
5 12 (1.58%) SLA
6 5 (0.66%) AIFMD
6 5 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.66%) UCITS
7 2 (0.26%) Basel III
7 2 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.26%) FATCA
7 2 (0.26%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) COREP
8 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.13%) GAAP
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.79%) Docker
1 6 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (0.40%) XenApp
3 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (1.98%) Control-M
2 10 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.05%) ITRS Geneos
4 7 (0.92%) Nagios
5 5 (0.66%) Ansible
5 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.66%) Puppet
6 4 (0.53%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.40%) AppDNA
7 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.26%) Kibana
8 2 (0.26%) logstash
8 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 101 (13.31%) Oracle
2 71 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 53 (6.98%) Murex
4 41 (5.40%) Calypso
5 32 (4.22%) Bloomberg
6 26 (3.43%) Sybase
7 22 (2.90%) ION Trading
8 15 (1.98%) Sophis
9 12 (1.58%) TIBCO
10 11 (1.45%) Fidessa
10 11 (1.45%) IBM
11 10 (1.32%) VMware
12 9 (1.19%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.19%) Reuters
13 8 (1.05%) HP
13 8 (1.05%) Informatica
13 8 (1.05%) Remedy
14 7 (0.92%) Citrix
15 6 (0.79%) ServiceNow
15 6 (0.79%) SunGard
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Docklands
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 7 days ago