The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 219 172 184
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +12
Contract jobs citing Equities 220 318 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 1.37% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.81% 3.74% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 250 239
Median daily rate £600 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Equities
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
7837 8497 8893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.71% 36.48% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5576 5943 6101
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 142 157
Median hourly rate £20.26 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.20 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £52.17 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in London

Equities
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Equities Daily Rate Trend in London

Equities
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Equities across the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Equities Daily Rate Histogram in London

Equities
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Equities Hourly Rate Trend in London

Equities
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 Equities within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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 +1 47 £575 +9.52% 25
Canary Wharf +2 2 £613 +16.66%
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 277 (51.39%) Banking
2 264 (48.98%) Finance
3 211 (39.15%) Fixed Income
4 206 (38.22%) Front Office
5 204 (37.85%) Investment Banking
6 176 (32.65%) SQL
7 157 (29.13%) Derivative
8 152 (28.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 146 (27.09%) Java
10 130 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
11 124 (23.01%) Unix
12 99 (18.37%) C#
13 89 (16.51%) Linux
14 76 (14.10%) Asset Management
15 72 (13.36%) FIX Protocol
16 71 (13.17%) Project Management
17 67 (12.43%) Oracle
17 67 (12.43%) Electronic Trading
18 66 (12.24%) Financial Institution
19 64 (11.87%) Business Analysis
19 64 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (11.69%) Windows
21 62 (11.50%) Multithreading
22 61 (11.32%) Retail
23 56 (10.39%) SQL Server
23 56 (10.39%) Low Latency
24 52 (9.65%) Perl
25 50 (9.28%) Risk Management
25 50 (9.28%) SDLC
26 48 (8.91%) .NET

Equities
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 13 (2.41%) Tomcat
2 12 (2.23%) Confluence
3 7 (1.30%) IIS
3 7 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.30%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.11%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.11%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.93%) Mule
5 5 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.56%) CMS
6 3 (0.56%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.37%) JBoss
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.15%) MS Project
3 14 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.93%) MS Office
7 2 (0.37%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.93%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.74%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.56%) Global One
5 2 (0.37%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.37%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.19%) Eikon
6 1 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.19%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.19%) Minerva
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.19%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.19%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.19%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.19%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.71%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.41%) Intranet
3 9 (1.67%) Firewall
4 6 (1.11%) PuTTY
5 5 (0.93%) Internet
6 4 (0.74%) DNS
6 4 (0.74%) Network Security
7 3 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.56%) Multicast
7 3 (0.56%) VPN
8 2 (0.37%) BGP
8 2 (0.37%) HTTP
8 2 (0.37%) LAN
8 2 (0.37%) NGN
8 2 (0.37%) SAN
8 2 (0.37%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.37%) WAN
9 1 (0.19%) FCoE
9 1 (0.19%) Packet Switching
9 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.15%) KDB
6 14 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.23%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.86%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.48%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.11%) Big Data
12 6 (1.11%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.93%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
14 4 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (5.57%) JIRA
2 18 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.60%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.60%) Subversion
4 12 (2.23%) Selenium
5 11 (2.04%) JUnit
5 11 (2.04%) Maven
6 10 (1.86%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.67%) Grunt
8 8 (1.48%) Bower
8 8 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.30%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.11%) gulp
11 5 (0.93%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.93%) EasyMock
11 5 (0.93%) JMeter
11 5 (0.93%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.93%) Mockito
11 5 (0.93%) NuGet
General
1 277 (51.39%) Banking
2 264 (48.98%) Finance
3 206 (38.22%) Front Office
4 204 (37.85%) Investment Banking
5 66 (12.24%) Financial Institution
6 61 (11.32%) Retail
7 34 (6.31%) Back Office
8 12 (2.23%) Marketing
9 11 (2.04%) Legal
10 5 (0.93%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 213 (39.52%) Developer
2 208 (38.59%) Analyst
3 106 (19.67%) Business Analyst
4 67 (12.43%) Java Developer
5 48 (8.91%) Project Manager
6 41 (7.61%) Senior Developer
7 39 (7.24%) Front Office Developer
8 33 (6.12%) Applications Support
8 33 (6.12%) C# Developer
8 33 (6.12%) Support Analyst
9 26 (4.82%) IT Analyst
10 23 (4.27%) Banking Analyst
10 23 (4.27%) Business IT Analyst
10 23 (4.27%) IT Business Analyst
11 22 (4.08%) SQL Developer
12 20 (3.71%) Risk Analyst
13 19 (3.53%) Analyst Developer
13 19 (3.53%) C++ Developer
13 19 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
14 17 (3.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.36%) FIX Protocol
2 48 (8.91%) .NET
3 45 (8.35%) HTML
4 31 (5.75%) XML
5 30 (5.57%) AngularJS
6 24 (4.45%) HTML5
6 24 (4.45%) WPF
7 18 (3.34%) CSS
8 17 (3.15%) Middleware
9 16 (2.97%) JMS
10 15 (2.78%) Spring
11 14 (2.60%) ASP.NET
12 11 (2.04%) .NET Framework
12 11 (2.04%) Hibernate
12 11 (2.04%) J2EE
13 10 (1.86%) Reactive Extensions
13 10 (1.86%) REST
13 10 (1.86%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (1.67%) JAXB
14 9 (1.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 211 (39.15%) Fixed Income
2 157 (29.13%) Derivative
3 152 (28.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 64 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (7.61%) Equity Derivative
6 25 (4.64%) Management Information System
7 22 (4.08%) Data Centre
8 18 (3.34%) Market Risk
9 15 (2.78%) Credit Risk
9 15 (2.78%) User Experience
10 14 (2.60%) Hedge funds
11 13 (2.41%) Computer Science
11 13 (2.41%) Reference Data
12 12 (2.23%) SWIFT
13 11 (2.04%) Algorithms
13 11 (2.04%) OTC Derivatives
14 9 (1.67%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.67%) N-Tier
14 9 (1.67%) Statistics
15 7 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 124 (23.01%) Unix
2 89 (16.51%) Linux
3 63 (11.69%) Windows
4 23 (4.27%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.04%) Solaris
6 9 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (14.10%) Asset Management
3 71 (13.17%) Project Management
4 67 (12.43%) Electronic Trading
5 64 (11.87%) Business Analysis
6 62 (11.50%) Multithreading
7 56 (10.39%) Low Latency
8 50 (9.28%) Risk Management
8 50 (9.28%) SDLC
9 47 (8.72%) Analytics
10 44 (8.16%) Data Analysis
11 36 (6.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 34 (6.31%) Algorithmic Trading
12 34 (6.31%) TDD
13 33 (6.12%) Migration
14 29 (5.38%) Data Modelling
15 25 (4.64%) CRM
15 25 (4.64%) ITIL
16 24 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
16 24 (4.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 176 (32.65%) SQL
2 146 (27.09%) Java
3 99 (18.37%) C#
4 52 (9.65%) Perl
5 46 (8.53%) JavaScript
6 43 (7.98%) Shell Script
7 35 (6.49%) C++
8 31 (5.75%) Python
9 26 (4.82%) Scala
10 20 (3.71%) VB
11 19 (3.53%) Bash Shell
12 17 (3.15%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.41%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.41%) Tcl
13 13 (2.41%) VBA
14 12 (2.23%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.86%) MATLAB
16 9 (1.67%) C
17 6 (1.11%) PHP
18 5 (0.93%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 34 (6.31%) Degree
2 11 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 8 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.11%) ISEB
5 5 (0.93%) PMP
6 4 (0.74%) CISM
6 4 (0.74%) CISSP
7 3 (0.56%) APMP
7 3 (0.56%) CCA
7 3 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.56%) CNA
7 3 (0.56%) GCIA
7 3 (0.56%) GCIH
7 3 (0.56%) GIAC
7 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.56%) Novell Certification
7 3 (0.56%) SANS
8 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.05%) QA
2 26 (4.82%) MiFID
3 9 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.48%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (1.48%) EMIR
5 6 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.56%) Basel III
7 2 (0.37%) COREP
7 2 (0.37%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.37%) FATCA
7 2 (0.37%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.37%) SLA
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.11%) Docker
2 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.56%) XenApp
3 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) NFS
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.30%) Control-M
2 7 (1.30%) Nagios
3 4 (0.74%) Ansible
3 4 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.74%) Puppet
3 4 (0.74%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.56%) AppDNA
4 3 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.19%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.19%) OpenView
Vendors
1 67 (12.43%) Oracle
2 45 (8.35%) Sybase
3 41 (7.61%) Fidessa
4 31 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 20 (3.71%) Bloomberg
6 14 (2.60%) Murex
7 11 (2.04%) Reuters
8 9 (1.67%) Charles River
8 9 (1.67%) Informatica
9 7 (1.30%) Citrix
9 7 (1.30%) HP
9 7 (1.30%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.11%) DevExpress
10 6 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.11%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.11%) Sophis
10 6 (1.11%) Trayport
10 6 (1.11%) VMware
11 5 (0.93%) Solace
11 5 (0.93%) Splunk
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £100 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £650 to £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £550 - 650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago