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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equities
England / London
Rank 168 153 154
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing Equities 275 338 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.58% 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.01% 4.35% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 268 249
Median daily rate £550 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6860 7762 7795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.04% 36.28% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4727 5441 5416
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 136 152
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -29 54 £575 +6.97% 33
Canary Wharf -2 2 - -
Docklands, London -2 1 £550 -4.34%
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 336 (55.91%) Finance
2 283 (47.09%) Front Office
3 256 (42.60%) Banking
4 228 (37.94%) Fixed Income
5 201 (33.44%) Derivative
6 191 (31.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 175 (29.12%) Investment Banking
8 165 (27.45%) Java
9 149 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
10 138 (22.96%) SQL
11 105 (17.47%) MiFID
12 103 (17.14%) Unix
13 100 (16.64%) Linux
14 97 (16.14%) Multithreading
15 88 (14.64%) Asset Management
15 88 (14.64%) C#
16 85 (14.14%) C++
17 75 (12.48%) Project Management
17 75 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
18 71 (11.81%) Low Latency
19 70 (11.65%) FIX Protocol
20 69 (11.48%) Electronic Trading
21 65 (10.82%) Business Analysis
22 60 (9.98%) Data Management
23 58 (9.65%) SDLC
24 57 (9.48%) Risk Management
25 55 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
26 54 (8.99%) QA
27 53 (8.82%) Scrum
27 53 (8.82%) OO

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 16 (2.66%) Confluence
2 15 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.00%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.67%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.33%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.33%) Jetty
8 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.33%) SAS
8 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) JBoss
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.50%) MS Office
5 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.83%) thinkFolio
2 8 (1.33%) ION MarketView
3 6 (1.00%) Minerva
3 6 (1.00%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.67%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.50%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.50%) SunGard APT
6 2 (0.33%) Global One
6 2 (0.33%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.17%) RMDS
7 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) GitHub
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.33%) Network Security
3 7 (1.16%) Firewall
3 7 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (1.16%) Multicast
3 7 (1.16%) tcpdump
4 6 (1.00%) DSL
5 4 (0.67%) HTTP
6 2 (0.33%) ISDN
6 2 (0.33%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.33%) Skype
6 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.33%) VPN
7 1 (0.17%) AMQP
7 1 (0.17%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.66%) Big Data
3 29 (4.83%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 20 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 19 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.66%) RDBMS
8 14 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (2.16%) KDB
9 13 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.66%) Tick Data
11 6 (1.00%) Data Lake
11 6 (1.00%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.67%) DB2
13 4 (0.67%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 40 (6.66%) JIRA
2 15 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.00%) Subversion
4 10 (1.66%) TestRail
5 9 (1.50%) gulp
5 9 (1.50%) Selenium
6 8 (1.33%) Maven
7 7 (1.16%) Grunt
8 6 (1.00%) JUnit
8 6 (1.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.83%) Mocha
9 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.67%) Gradle
10 4 (0.67%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.50%) Mockito
11 3 (0.50%) Toad
11 3 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 336 (55.91%) Finance
2 283 (47.09%) Front Office
3 256 (42.60%) Banking
4 175 (29.12%) Investment Banking
5 51 (8.49%) Back Office
6 50 (8.32%) Financial Institution
7 39 (6.49%) Retail
8 30 (4.99%) Legal
9 10 (1.66%) Prime Brokerage
10 9 (1.50%) Publishing
11 8 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
11 8 (1.33%) Marketing
12 4 (0.67%) German Language
12 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Law
14 2 (0.33%) Games
14 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (39.43%) Developer
2 224 (37.27%) Analyst
3 151 (25.12%) Business Analyst
4 114 (18.97%) Java Developer
5 59 (9.82%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 46 (7.65%) Front Office Developer
7 33 (5.49%) Senior Developer
7 33 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 32 (5.32%) C++ Developer
9 30 (4.99%) Project Manager
10 27 (4.49%) C# Developer
10 27 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
11 24 (3.99%) Senior Business Analyst
12 22 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
13 21 (3.49%) Banking Analyst
13 21 (3.49%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 21 (3.49%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 20 (3.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 19 (3.16%) IT Analyst
16 18 (3.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (11.65%) FIX Protocol
2 42 (6.99%) .NET
3 38 (6.32%) HTML
4 28 (4.66%) AngularJS
4 28 (4.66%) HTML5
5 23 (3.83%) XML
6 21 (3.49%) Middleware
7 19 (3.16%) JMS
7 19 (3.16%) Spring
8 16 (2.66%) CSS
9 14 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 14 (2.33%) FpML
9 14 (2.33%) jQuery
9 14 (2.33%) WPF
10 11 (1.83%) CSS3
11 10 (1.66%) RESTful
12 9 (1.50%) Hibernate
12 9 (1.50%) JNI
13 8 (1.33%) Ajax
13 8 (1.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 228 (37.94%) Fixed Income
2 201 (33.44%) Derivative
3 191 (31.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 75 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (8.65%) Equity Derivative
5 52 (8.65%) Fintech
6 23 (3.83%) Hedge funds
7 21 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 21 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.49%) Reference Data
7 21 (3.49%) Virtual Team
8 20 (3.33%) Market Risk
8 20 (3.33%) Mathematics
9 19 (3.16%) OTC Derivatives
10 17 (2.83%) Algorithms
11 16 (2.66%) Data Structures
12 12 (2.00%) User Experience
13 11 (1.83%) Data Centre
13 11 (1.83%) N-Tier
14 9 (1.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 103 (17.14%) Unix
2 100 (16.64%) Linux
3 48 (7.99%) Windows
4 9 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.33%) SUSE
5 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (16.14%) Multithreading
3 88 (14.64%) Asset Management
4 75 (12.48%) Project Management
5 71 (11.81%) Low Latency
6 69 (11.48%) Electronic Trading
7 65 (10.82%) Business Analysis
8 60 (9.98%) Data Management
9 58 (9.65%) SDLC
10 57 (9.48%) Risk Management
11 55 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 53 (8.82%) OO
12 53 (8.82%) Scrum
13 43 (7.15%) Investment Management
14 37 (6.16%) Analytics
15 35 (5.82%) TDD
16 34 (5.66%) Test Scripting
17 32 (5.32%) GAP Analysis
18 29 (4.83%) User Acceptance Testing
19 28 (4.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (27.45%) Java
2 138 (22.96%) SQL
3 88 (14.64%) C#
4 85 (14.14%) C++
5 38 (6.32%) JavaScript
6 37 (6.16%) Perl
7 27 (4.49%) Python
8 26 (4.33%) C
9 24 (3.99%) Shell Script
10 22 (3.66%) Scala
11 20 (3.33%) VBA
12 13 (2.16%) VB
13 12 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.83%) Haskell
15 10 (1.66%) PHP
16 7 (1.16%) ES6
16 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (7.32%) Degree
2 19 (3.16%) ISEB
3 9 (1.50%) CISSP
4 7 (1.16%) CISM
4 7 (1.16%) CNA
4 7 (1.16%) GCIA
4 7 (1.16%) GCIH
4 7 (1.16%) GIAC
4 7 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (1.16%) Novell Certification
4 7 (1.16%) SANS
5 5 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.50%) MBA
7 2 (0.33%) ACCA
7 2 (0.33%) CIMA
7 2 (0.33%) CISA
7 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (17.47%) MiFID
2 54 (8.99%) QA
3 28 (4.66%) EMIR
4 20 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 13 (2.16%) SLA
6 9 (1.50%) COBIT
7 5 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.50%) Basel III
8 3 (0.50%) FATCA
8 3 (0.50%) GAAP
8 3 (0.50%) IFRS
9 2 (0.33%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.33%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.17%) Basel II
10 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.17%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.83%) Docker
2 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 14 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 12 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (1.16%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 4 (0.67%) Ansible
4 4 (0.67%) Control-M
4 4 (0.67%) Puppet
5 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.17%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (8.65%) Oracle
2 47 (7.82%) Sybase
3 46 (7.65%) Fidessa
4 42 (6.99%) Microsoft
5 21 (3.49%) Bloomberg
6 12 (2.00%) Reuters
6 12 (2.00%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.66%) ION Trading
8 9 (1.50%) Informatica
8 9 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.33%) Citrix
9 8 (1.33%) Fixnetix
10 7 (1.16%) Sun
11 6 (1.00%) Charles River
11 6 (1.00%) SimCorp
12 4 (0.67%) Cisco
12 4 (0.67%) IBM
12 4 (0.67%) Murex
12 4 (0.67%) Tableau
13 3 (0.50%) Calypso
London
Caspian One Ltd
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £700 - £701 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haysfm
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £601 - £725 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £380 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £340 - £360 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 340-360 Per Day please send CV
Posted: 13 days ago