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 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
Equities
Rank 215 181 206
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Contract jobs citing Equities 239 306 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.08% 1.30% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 3.52% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 233 192
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
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%

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 29 July 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 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 +15 62 £600 +14.28% 22
Docklands, London +14 1 £475 -5.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £700 -
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 290 (53.31%) Finance
2 262 (48.16%) Banking
3 230 (42.28%) Fixed Income
4 199 (36.58%) Front Office
5 193 (35.48%) Investment Banking
6 172 (31.62%) SQL
7 147 (27.02%) Derivative
8 142 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
9 136 (25.00%) Java
10 131 (24.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 114 (20.96%) Unix
12 103 (18.93%) Asset Management
13 98 (18.01%) Financial Institution
14 91 (16.73%) Retail
15 89 (16.36%) C#
16 87 (15.99%) Linux
17 85 (15.63%) Project Management
18 77 (14.15%) Business Analysis
19 69 (12.68%) Oracle
19 69 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (11.58%) Electronic Trading
21 62 (11.40%) FIX Protocol
22 59 (10.85%) SQL Server
23 57 (10.48%) Multithreading
24 56 (10.29%) Low Latency
25 54 (9.93%) Windows
26 51 (9.38%) Risk Management
26 51 (9.38%) .NET
27 50 (9.19%) Shell Script
28 49 (9.01%) Perl

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 14 (2.57%) Confluence
1 14 (2.57%) Tomcat
2 11 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.02%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.47%) IIS
4 7 (1.29%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.10%) MQSeries
6 5 (0.92%) Mule
6 5 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.55%) CMS
7 3 (0.55%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.37%) JBoss
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) SAS
9 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.49%) MS Project
3 14 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.29%) MS Office
4 7 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.55%) InVision
6 3 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.37%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (0.74%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.55%) Global One
3 3 (0.55%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.18%) Eikon
5 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.18%) Minerva
5 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.18%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.74%) Trello
3 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.31%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.13%) Intranet
3 7 (1.29%) Firewall
4 6 (1.10%) Internet
4 6 (1.10%) PuTTY
5 5 (0.92%) DNS
6 4 (0.74%) Network Security
6 4 (0.74%) VPN
7 3 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.37%) BGP
8 2 (0.37%) HTTP
8 2 (0.37%) LAN
8 2 (0.37%) SAN
8 2 (0.37%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.37%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.37%) WAN
9 1 (0.18%) FCoE
9 1 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.18%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 16 (2.94%) KDB
7 15 (2.76%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.21%) MongoDB
9 11 (2.02%) Big Data
9 11 (2.02%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.92%) Data Mart
11 5 (0.92%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (5.15%) JIRA
3 19 (3.49%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.76%) Subversion
5 13 (2.39%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.21%) Bower
6 12 (2.21%) Selenium
7 11 (2.02%) Grunt
7 11 (2.02%) JUnit
8 10 (1.84%) gulp
8 10 (1.84%) Maven
8 10 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.29%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.10%) NuGet
12 5 (0.92%) JMeter
12 5 (0.92%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 290 (53.31%) Finance
2 262 (48.16%) Banking
3 199 (36.58%) Front Office
4 193 (35.48%) Investment Banking
5 98 (18.01%) Financial Institution
6 91 (16.73%) Retail
7 47 (8.64%) Back Office
8 19 (3.49%) Legal
9 16 (2.94%) Marketing
10 5 (0.92%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.74%) Publishing
12 2 (0.37%) Advertising
12 2 (0.37%) French Language
12 2 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 213 (39.15%) Analyst
2 196 (36.03%) Developer
3 112 (20.59%) Business Analyst
4 55 (10.11%) Java Developer
5 52 (9.56%) Project Manager
6 35 (6.43%) C# Developer
7 34 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 33 (6.07%) Applications Support
9 30 (5.51%) Front Office Developer
10 29 (5.33%) Banking Analyst
10 29 (5.33%) Support Analyst
11 25 (4.60%) IT Analyst
12 23 (4.23%) Analyst Developer
13 21 (3.86%) Business IT Analyst
13 21 (3.86%) IT Business Analyst
13 21 (3.86%) Risk Analyst
14 20 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
14 20 (3.68%) SQL Developer
15 17 (3.13%) Risk Business Analyst
15 17 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.40%) FIX Protocol
2 51 (9.38%) .NET
3 41 (7.54%) HTML
4 28 (5.15%) XML
5 25 (4.60%) HTML5
6 24 (4.41%) AngularJS
6 24 (4.41%) Middleware
7 22 (4.04%) WPF
8 21 (3.86%) CSS
9 14 (2.57%) Spring
9 14 (2.57%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (2.39%) ASP.NET
11 12 (2.21%) JMS
11 12 (2.21%) XSLT
12 11 (2.02%) Hibernate
12 11 (2.02%) J2EE
13 10 (1.84%) .NET Framework
13 10 (1.84%) Reactive Extensions
13 10 (1.84%) Web Services
14 9 (1.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 230 (42.28%) Fixed Income
2 147 (27.02%) Derivative
3 131 (24.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 69 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (7.17%) Equity Derivative
6 34 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 22 (4.04%) Data Centre
8 19 (3.49%) Market Risk
9 17 (3.13%) User Experience
10 16 (2.94%) Reference Data
11 15 (2.76%) Computer Science
11 15 (2.76%) Credit Risk
12 14 (2.57%) Fintech
13 12 (2.21%) OTC Derivatives
14 11 (2.02%) Algorithms
14 11 (2.02%) SWIFT
15 10 (1.84%) N-Tier
16 9 (1.65%) Hedge funds
16 9 (1.65%) Virtual Team
17 8 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 114 (20.96%) Unix
2 87 (15.99%) Linux
3 54 (9.93%) Windows
4 22 (4.04%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.47%) Solaris
6 8 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (18.93%) Asset Management
3 85 (15.63%) Project Management
4 77 (14.15%) Business Analysis
5 63 (11.58%) Electronic Trading
6 57 (10.48%) Multithreading
7 56 (10.29%) Low Latency
8 51 (9.38%) Risk Management
9 47 (8.64%) Data Analysis
10 45 (8.27%) SDLC
11 42 (7.72%) Analytics
12 41 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (6.43%) Data Modelling
14 34 (6.25%) TDD
15 30 (5.51%) Scrum
16 29 (5.33%) Algorithmic Trading
16 29 (5.33%) ITIL
17 28 (5.15%) Migration
17 28 (5.15%) Software Engineering
18 27 (4.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 172 (31.62%) SQL
2 136 (25.00%) Java
3 89 (16.36%) C#
4 50 (9.19%) Shell Script
5 49 (9.01%) Perl
6 40 (7.35%) JavaScript
7 34 (6.25%) C++
8 31 (5.70%) Python
9 20 (3.68%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.49%) VB
11 17 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.13%) Scala
12 16 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.02%) Tcl
13 11 (2.02%) VBA
14 10 (1.84%) MATLAB
15 9 (1.65%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.10%) C
17 4 (0.74%) Haskell
17 4 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (6.43%) Degree
2 14 (2.57%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.84%) ISEB
4 7 (1.29%) PMP
5 5 (0.92%) APMP
5 5 (0.92%) CISM
5 5 (0.92%) CISSP
5 5 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.55%) CCA
6 3 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (0.55%) CNA
6 3 (0.55%) GCIA
6 3 (0.55%) GCIH
6 3 (0.55%) GIAC
6 3 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (0.55%) Novell Certification
6 3 (0.55%) SANS
7 2 (0.37%) CISA
7 2 (0.37%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.25%) QA
2 32 (5.88%) MiFID
3 13 (2.39%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.65%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (1.65%) EMIR
6 5 (0.92%) SAS 70
6 5 (0.92%) SLA
7 2 (0.37%) Basel III
8 1 (0.18%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) COREP
8 1 (0.18%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.18%) FATCA
8 1 (0.18%) GAAP
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.29%) Docker
2 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.55%) XenApp
4 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.18%) HDFS
5 1 (0.18%) NFS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.47%) Nagios
3 7 (1.29%) Control-M
4 5 (0.92%) Ansible
4 5 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.92%) Puppet
5 3 (0.55%) AppDNA
5 3 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.55%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 69 (12.68%) Oracle
2 37 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.62%) Fidessa
3 36 (6.62%) Sybase
4 25 (4.60%) Bloomberg
5 15 (2.76%) Murex
6 12 (2.21%) Charles River
7 11 (2.02%) Reuters
8 10 (1.84%) Informatica
9 8 (1.47%) HP
9 8 (1.47%) Tableau
10 7 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.29%) Serena
10 7 (1.29%) Sophis
11 6 (1.10%) Citrix
11 6 (1.10%) DevExpress
11 6 (1.10%) GoldenSource
11 6 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.10%) SimCorp
11 6 (1.10%) VMware
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