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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 191 172 207
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +35
Contract jobs citing Equities 270 340 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.18% 1.46% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.29% 3.89% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 250 188
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £724 £678 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
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
8213 8733 9254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.99% 37.50% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5761 6030 6326
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 161 211
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.58 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +25 93 £575 +8.49% 23
Canary Wharf +3 8 £650 +8.33%
Bromley - 3 £501 - 2
Docklands, London +9 2 £538 +13.15%
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 285 (57.23%) Finance
2 230 (46.18%) Fixed Income
3 211 (42.37%) Banking
4 169 (33.94%) Front Office
5 158 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
6 149 (29.92%) Investment Banking
7 139 (27.91%) SQL
8 126 (25.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 121 (24.30%) Derivative
10 120 (24.10%) Asset Management
10 120 (24.10%) Financial Institution
11 118 (23.69%) Java
12 105 (21.08%) Retail
13 100 (20.08%) Business Analysis
14 99 (19.88%) Unix
15 81 (16.27%) Project Management
16 72 (14.46%) Linux
17 71 (14.26%) C#
18 65 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
19 56 (11.24%) Oracle
19 56 (11.24%) SQL Server
20 51 (10.24%) MiFID
21 49 (9.84%) Back Office
22 48 (9.64%) Risk Management
23 47 (9.44%) Analytics
24 46 (9.24%) .NET
24 46 (9.24%) Data Management
25 45 (9.04%) FIX Protocol
26 44 (8.84%) Data Analysis
26 44 (8.84%) Windows

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 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.41%) Apache Spark
2 12 (2.41%) Confluence
3 9 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.20%) IIS
6 3 (0.60%) Apache
6 3 (0.60%) CMS
6 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.60%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.60%) SAS
6 3 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.60%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.40%) JBoss
7 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (3.01%) MS Project
3 10 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.41%) MS Office
5 4 (0.80%) InVision
5 4 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.40%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) SimCorp Dimension
1 6 (1.20%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.60%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.20%) Eikon
3 1 (0.20%) Global One
3 1 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.20%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (0.80%) Trello
4 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.82%) Intranet
2 10 (2.01%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.41%) DSL
3 7 (1.41%) Internet
4 6 (1.20%) Network Security
5 5 (1.00%) DNS
5 5 (1.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.80%) Firewall
6 4 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.60%) FTP
7 3 (0.60%) ISDN
7 3 (0.60%) LAN
7 3 (0.60%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.60%) Skype
7 3 (0.60%) VPN
7 3 (0.60%) WAN
8 2 (0.40%) DWDM
8 2 (0.40%) HTTP
8 2 (0.40%) MPLS
8 2 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (4.22%) Hadoop
3 21 (4.22%) NoSQL
4 20 (4.02%) Big Data
5 17 (3.41%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.21%) KDB
6 16 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.61%) Kdb+
7 13 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.41%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.41%) Data Mart
13 6 (1.20%) QlikView
14 5 (1.00%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.80%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 35 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (6.22%) JIRA
3 22 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.21%) Selenium
5 15 (3.01%) Bower
5 15 (3.01%) Subversion
6 14 (2.81%) gulp
6 14 (2.81%) TeamCity
7 12 (2.41%) Grunt
8 11 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (1.61%) Mocha
9 8 (1.61%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.41%) HP UFT
10 7 (1.41%) Sinon.JS
10 7 (1.41%) Toad
11 6 (1.20%) Maven
11 6 (1.20%) NuGet
12 5 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.00%) SonarQube
General
1 285 (57.23%) Finance
2 211 (42.37%) Banking
3 169 (33.94%) Front Office
4 149 (29.92%) Investment Banking
5 120 (24.10%) Financial Institution
6 105 (21.08%) Retail
7 49 (9.84%) Back Office
8 35 (7.03%) Legal
9 17 (3.41%) Marketing
10 5 (1.00%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.00%) Publishing
11 2 (0.40%) French Language
11 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 218 (43.78%) Analyst
2 163 (32.73%) Developer
3 129 (25.90%) Business Analyst
4 53 (10.64%) Java Developer
5 37 (7.43%) Project Manager
6 31 (6.22%) Banking Analyst
7 30 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
8 25 (5.02%) Senior Developer
9 22 (4.42%) Front Office Developer
10 21 (4.22%) C# Developer
11 20 (4.02%) IT Analyst
11 20 (4.02%) MiFID Business Analyst
12 19 (3.82%) Analyst Developer
12 19 (3.82%) Senior Business Analyst
13 17 (3.41%) HTML Developer
13 17 (3.41%) Support Analyst
14 15 (3.01%) Business IT Analyst
14 15 (3.01%) Consultant
14 15 (3.01%) IT Business Analyst
14 15 (3.01%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.24%) .NET
2 45 (9.04%) FIX Protocol
3 43 (8.63%) HTML
4 30 (6.02%) HTML5
5 29 (5.82%) Middleware
6 28 (5.62%) AngularJS
7 22 (4.42%) XML
8 20 (4.02%) CSS
9 16 (3.21%) WPF
10 15 (3.01%) FpML
11 13 (2.61%) Spring
11 13 (2.61%) XSLT
12 10 (2.01%) CSS3
12 10 (2.01%) Web Services
13 9 (1.81%) ASP.NET
13 9 (1.81%) Hibernate
13 9 (1.81%) LESS
13 9 (1.81%) Sass
14 8 (1.61%) .NET Framework
14 8 (1.61%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 230 (46.18%) Fixed Income
2 126 (25.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 121 (24.30%) Derivative
4 65 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (8.03%) Equity Derivative
6 35 (7.03%) Management Information System
7 32 (6.43%) Fintech
8 21 (4.22%) Computer Science
8 21 (4.22%) Reference Data
9 19 (3.82%) User Experience
10 18 (3.61%) Data Centre
11 17 (3.41%) Market Risk
12 16 (3.21%) Mathematics
13 13 (2.61%) Visualisation
14 12 (2.41%) OTC Derivatives
14 12 (2.41%) Virtual Team
15 10 (2.01%) Credit Risk
16 9 (1.81%) Hedge funds
17 7 (1.41%) Data Structures
17 7 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 99 (19.88%) Unix
2 72 (14.46%) Linux
3 44 (8.84%) Windows
4 18 (3.61%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (24.10%) Asset Management
3 100 (20.08%) Business Analysis
4 81 (16.27%) Project Management
5 48 (9.64%) Risk Management
6 47 (9.44%) Analytics
7 46 (9.24%) Data Management
8 44 (8.84%) Data Analysis
9 43 (8.63%) Low Latency
10 41 (8.23%) Multithreading
11 38 (7.63%) Electronic Trading
12 35 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (6.83%) TDD
14 33 (6.63%) Change Management
14 33 (6.63%) SDLC
15 32 (6.43%) DevOps
15 32 (6.43%) Scrum
16 29 (5.82%) Software Engineering
17 28 (5.62%) Data Modelling
18 27 (5.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 139 (27.91%) SQL
2 118 (23.69%) Java
3 71 (14.26%) C#
4 31 (6.22%) Perl
5 30 (6.02%) Shell Script
6 28 (5.62%) JavaScript
7 25 (5.02%) C++
8 22 (4.42%) Python
9 13 (2.61%) Scala
10 12 (2.41%) C
11 11 (2.21%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.21%) VB
12 10 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.81%) Tcl
14 8 (1.61%) Haskell
14 8 (1.61%) VBA
15 7 (1.41%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.20%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.00%) Clojure
17 5 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (8.43%) Degree
2 20 (4.02%) ISEB
3 8 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.00%) APMP
5 5 (1.00%) CISM
5 5 (1.00%) CISSP
6 4 (0.80%) CNA
6 4 (0.80%) GCIA
6 4 (0.80%) GCIH
6 4 (0.80%) GIAC
6 4 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (0.80%) Novell Certification
6 4 (0.80%) SANS
7 3 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.60%) PMP
8 2 (0.40%) CCNP
8 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.24%) MiFID
2 42 (8.43%) QA
3 17 (3.41%) EMIR
4 12 (2.41%) Data Quality
5 10 (2.01%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.00%) SAS 70
6 5 (1.00%) SLA
7 4 (0.80%) GAAP
8 3 (0.60%) Basel III
8 3 (0.60%) COBIT
8 3 (0.60%) FATCA
9 2 (0.40%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.20%) Basel II
10 1 (0.20%) COREP
10 1 (0.20%) CRD IV
System Software
1 12 (2.41%) Docker
2 6 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.60%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) NFS
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.61%) Puppet
3 6 (1.20%) Ansible
4 5 (1.00%) Nagios
4 5 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.20%) Control-M
8 1 (0.20%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.20%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.20%) Kibana
8 1 (0.20%) logstash
8 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.20%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 56 (11.24%) Oracle
2 33 (6.63%) Fidessa
3 30 (6.02%) Sybase
4 28 (5.62%) Microsoft
5 19 (3.82%) Bloomberg
6 16 (3.21%) Tableau
7 14 (2.81%) MicroStrategy
8 13 (2.61%) Murex
9 10 (2.01%) Charles River
10 8 (1.61%) Reuters
10 8 (1.61%) Serena
11 7 (1.41%) GoldenSource
11 7 (1.41%) Informatica
12 6 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.20%) SimCorp
12 6 (1.20%) Splunk
13 5 (1.00%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.00%) HP
13 5 (1.00%) Sophis
14 4 (0.80%) StatPro
Bromley, Kent
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reuben Chase
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £675 - £725 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Rate: £561.00 - £641.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago