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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 158 116 179
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +63
Contract jobs citing Equities 350 457 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.61% 2.01% 1.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.48% 5.41% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 352 229
Median daily rate £535 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.95% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £686 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £415
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £105.00
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
7815 8449 8770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.06% 37.19% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5416 5864 6220
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 150 205
Median hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +16.41%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -8 93 £575 +4.54% 21
Canary Wharf +10 11 £600 -
Bromley - 3 £501 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £600 +26.31%
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 353 (60.55%) Finance
2 251 (43.05%) Banking
3 245 (42.02%) Fixed Income
4 218 (37.39%) Front Office
5 190 (32.59%) Derivative
6 175 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
7 173 (29.67%) Investment Banking
8 165 (28.30%) SQL
9 155 (26.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 145 (24.87%) Java
11 123 (21.10%) Asset Management
12 106 (18.18%) Unix
13 102 (17.50%) Financial Institution
14 99 (16.98%) Business Analysis
15 95 (16.30%) Linux
16 88 (15.09%) Retail
17 84 (14.41%) Project Management
18 82 (14.07%) MiFID
19 71 (12.18%) C#
20 68 (11.66%) Risk Management
21 64 (10.98%) Back Office
21 64 (10.98%) Oracle
22 63 (10.81%) FIX Protocol
23 61 (10.46%) SQL Server
24 60 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
25 58 (9.95%) Multithreading
26 53 (9.09%) Data Management
27 52 (8.92%) Equity Derivative
27 52 (8.92%) Scrum
28 49 (8.40%) .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 22 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.74%) Apache Spark
3 11 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.54%) Confluence
4 9 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.51%) Apache
6 3 (0.51%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.51%) SAS
6 3 (0.51%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.34%) CMS
7 2 (0.34%) IIS
7 2 (0.34%) Jetty
7 2 (0.34%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (2.57%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.06%) MS Office
5 10 (1.72%) MS Project
6 6 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.34%) InVision
7 2 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.17%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) SimCorp Dimension
2 8 (1.37%) thinkFolio
3 6 (1.03%) Minerva
4 5 (0.86%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.69%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.34%) Global One
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.34%) SunGard APT
6 2 (0.34%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.17%) RMDS
7 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.51%) Office 365
4 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.89%) Intranet
2 9 (1.54%) Network Security
2 9 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.20%) Firewall
3 7 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (1.03%) DSL
5 5 (0.86%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.86%) VPN
6 3 (0.51%) FTP
6 3 (0.51%) Internet
6 3 (0.51%) ISDN
6 3 (0.51%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.51%) Skype
7 2 (0.34%) DNS
7 2 (0.34%) DWDM
7 2 (0.34%) HTTP
7 2 (0.34%) LAN
7 2 (0.34%) MPLS
7 2 (0.34%) WAN
7 2 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.83%) Big Data
3 25 (4.29%) Hadoop
4 23 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.43%) KDB
5 20 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (3.26%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (2.92%) NoSQL
8 16 (2.74%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.72%) Kdb+
10 10 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.20%) Couchbase
12 7 (1.20%) Tick Data
13 6 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (6.00%) JIRA
2 32 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.43%) Subversion
5 15 (2.57%) gulp
6 14 (2.40%) Selenium
6 14 (2.40%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.89%) Bower
7 11 (1.89%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.72%) Mocha
8 10 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (1.54%) Maven
9 9 (1.54%) Sinon.JS
10 8 (1.37%) Grunt
10 8 (1.37%) HP UFT
11 7 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.20%) Protractor
11 7 (1.20%) Toad
12 6 (1.03%) Gradle
General
1 353 (60.55%) Finance
2 251 (43.05%) Banking
3 218 (37.39%) Front Office
4 173 (29.67%) Investment Banking
5 102 (17.50%) Financial Institution
6 88 (15.09%) Retail
7 64 (10.98%) Back Office
8 39 (6.69%) Legal
9 11 (1.89%) Marketing
9 11 (1.89%) Publishing
10 8 (1.37%) Prime Brokerage
11 7 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.51%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.51%) German Language
12 3 (0.51%) Law
12 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Games
13 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 255 (43.74%) Analyst
2 206 (35.33%) Developer
3 160 (27.44%) Business Analyst
4 86 (14.75%) Java Developer
5 41 (7.03%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 37 (6.35%) Support Analyst
7 36 (6.17%) Project Manager
8 34 (5.83%) Front Office Developer
9 30 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
10 28 (4.80%) Banking Analyst
10 28 (4.80%) Senior Developer
11 24 (4.12%) Senior Business Analyst
12 23 (3.95%) Analyst Developer
13 22 (3.77%) IT Analyst
14 21 (3.60%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 19 (3.26%) IT Business Analyst
15 19 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (3.26%) SQL Analyst
16 18 (3.09%) Angular Developer
16 18 (3.09%) Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (10.81%) FIX Protocol
2 49 (8.40%) .NET
3 48 (8.23%) HTML
4 33 (5.66%) AngularJS
4 33 (5.66%) HTML5
5 30 (5.15%) Middleware
6 29 (4.97%) XML
7 22 (3.77%) CSS
8 18 (3.09%) Spring
9 16 (2.74%) jQuery
9 16 (2.74%) XSLT
10 15 (2.57%) FpML
10 15 (2.57%) Web Services
11 14 (2.40%) RESTful
12 13 (2.23%) JMS
12 13 (2.23%) WPF
13 12 (2.06%) .NET Framework
13 12 (2.06%) CSS3
14 11 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
15 10 (1.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 245 (42.02%) Fixed Income
2 190 (32.59%) Derivative
3 155 (26.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 60 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (8.92%) Equity Derivative
6 45 (7.72%) Fintech
7 36 (6.17%) Management Information System
8 26 (4.46%) Market Risk
9 24 (4.12%) Mathematics
10 23 (3.95%) Computer Science
11 22 (3.77%) Reference Data
12 21 (3.60%) OTC Derivatives
13 18 (3.09%) Data Centre
14 16 (2.74%) User Experience
15 14 (2.40%) Data Structures
15 14 (2.40%) Virtual Team
16 12 (2.06%) Algorithms
17 11 (1.89%) Credit Risk
17 11 (1.89%) Hedge funds
18 10 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 106 (18.18%) Unix
2 95 (16.30%) Linux
3 48 (8.23%) Windows
4 11 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.34%) SUSE
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (21.10%) Asset Management
3 99 (16.98%) Business Analysis
4 84 (14.41%) Project Management
5 68 (11.66%) Risk Management
6 58 (9.95%) Multithreading
7 53 (9.09%) Data Management
8 52 (8.92%) Scrum
9 48 (8.23%) Analytics
10 46 (7.89%) TDD
11 45 (7.72%) SDLC
12 44 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 41 (7.03%) Low Latency
14 39 (6.69%) Change Management
15 38 (6.52%) Electronic Trading
16 37 (6.35%) OO
17 30 (5.15%) Data Analysis
17 30 (5.15%) Investment Management
17 30 (5.15%) ITIL
17 30 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 165 (28.30%) SQL
2 145 (24.87%) Java
3 71 (12.18%) C#
4 41 (7.03%) C++
5 37 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 30 (5.15%) Shell Script
7 29 (4.97%) Perl
8 23 (3.95%) Scala
9 22 (3.77%) Python
10 18 (3.09%) C
11 14 (2.40%) VBA
12 13 (2.23%) Haskell
13 11 (1.89%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.37%) R
16 7 (1.20%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.20%) Tcl
16 7 (1.20%) T-SQL
17 6 (1.03%) VB
18 5 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (7.72%) Degree
2 19 (3.26%) ISEB
3 8 (1.37%) CISM
3 8 (1.37%) CISSP
4 7 (1.20%) CNA
4 7 (1.20%) GCIA
4 7 (1.20%) GCIH
4 7 (1.20%) GIAC
4 7 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (1.20%) Novell Certification
4 7 (1.20%) SANS
5 4 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.34%) APMP
7 2 (0.34%) CCNA
7 2 (0.34%) CCNP
7 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (14.07%) MiFID
2 48 (8.23%) QA
3 24 (4.12%) EMIR
4 16 (2.74%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (1.89%) SLA
6 10 (1.72%) COBIT
7 8 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.69%) Basel III
9 4 (0.69%) GAAP
9 4 (0.69%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.51%) FATCA
11 2 (0.34%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.17%) Basel II
12 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 9 (1.54%) Docker
2 3 (0.51%) HDFS
3 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (2.57%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.37%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (1.20%) Ansible
3 7 (1.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (1.20%) Puppet
4 4 (0.69%) Control-M
4 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.34%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.17%) Kibana
7 1 (0.17%) logstash
7 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.17%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (10.98%) Oracle
2 49 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 45 (7.72%) Fidessa
3 45 (7.72%) Sybase
4 23 (3.95%) Bloomberg
5 13 (2.23%) MicroStrategy
6 12 (2.06%) Tableau
7 11 (1.89%) Informatica
8 10 (1.72%) Serena
8 10 (1.72%) SimCorp
9 9 (1.54%) Reuters
10 7 (1.20%) Charles River
10 7 (1.20%) Sun
11 6 (1.03%) GoldenSource
12 5 (0.86%) IBM
12 5 (0.86%) Murex
13 4 (0.69%) HP
13 4 (0.69%) Solace
13 4 (0.69%) StatPro
13 4 (0.69%) TIBCO
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