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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 228 180 215
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +35
Contract jobs citing Equities 229 304 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.01% 1.29% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 3.47% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 230 181
Median daily rate £579 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
8283 8766 9166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.46% 37.15% 37.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5835 6059 6112
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 168 181
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +27 75 £605 +15.23% 23
Docklands, London +11 1 £475 -5.00%
Canary Wharf -2 1 £700 +33.33%
Equities
England

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 247 (53.12%) Finance
2 200 (43.01%) Fixed Income
2 200 (43.01%) Banking
3 171 (36.77%) Front Office
4 149 (32.04%) Investment Banking
5 141 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (27.53%) SQL
7 118 (25.38%) Java
8 109 (23.44%) Derivative
9 108 (23.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 107 (23.01%) Financial Institution
11 106 (22.80%) Asset Management
12 94 (20.22%) Retail
13 89 (19.14%) Unix
14 81 (17.42%) Business Analysis
15 77 (16.56%) C#
16 76 (16.34%) Project Management
17 62 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
18 60 (12.90%) Linux
19 53 (11.40%) SQL Server
20 52 (11.18%) Oracle
21 49 (10.54%) Multithreading
22 48 (10.32%) .NET
23 47 (10.11%) Risk Management
23 47 (10.11%) Electronic Trading
24 46 (9.89%) FIX Protocol
25 44 (9.46%) Data Analysis
26 43 (9.25%) Low Latency
26 43 (9.25%) Analytics
27 40 (8.60%) Back Office

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 (2.80%) Confluence
2 12 (2.58%) Apache Spark
2 12 (2.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.15%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.29%) IIS
6 3 (0.65%) Apache
6 3 (0.65%) CMS
6 3 (0.65%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.43%) JBoss
7 2 (0.43%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.22%) SAS
8 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.80%) MS Project
4 7 (1.51%) MS Office
4 7 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.86%) InVision
5 4 (0.86%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.43%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) SimCorp Dimension
1 4 (0.86%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.43%) Global One
2 2 (0.43%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.22%) Eikon
3 1 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (0.86%) Trello
3 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.09%) Intranet
2 15 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.51%) Internet
4 5 (1.08%) DNS
4 5 (1.08%) Firewall
4 5 (1.08%) Network Security
5 3 (0.65%) FTP
5 3 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.65%) LAN
5 3 (0.65%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.65%) VPN
5 3 (0.65%) WAN
6 2 (0.43%) BGP
6 2 (0.43%) DWDM
6 2 (0.43%) MPLS
6 2 (0.43%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.43%) Wireless
7 1 (0.22%) DSL
7 1 (0.22%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.22%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.52%) NoSQL
3 20 (4.30%) Hadoop
4 19 (4.09%) Big Data
4 19 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.44%) MongoDB
8 15 (3.23%) KDB
9 14 (3.01%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.58%) Kdb+
11 11 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.51%) Data Mart
15 5 (1.08%) Couchbase
15 5 (1.08%) Data Mining
16 4 (0.86%) QlikView
17 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (5.59%) JIRA
3 21 (4.52%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.23%) Bower
5 14 (3.01%) Subversion
6 13 (2.80%) TeamCity
7 12 (2.58%) gulp
8 11 (2.37%) Selenium
9 10 (2.15%) Grunt
9 10 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.51%) Mocha
11 7 (1.51%) Sinon.JS
11 7 (1.51%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.29%) NuGet
13 5 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (1.08%) LoadRunner
13 5 (1.08%) Protractor
13 5 (1.08%) SonarQube
General
1 247 (53.12%) Finance
2 200 (43.01%) Banking
3 171 (36.77%) Front Office
4 149 (32.04%) Investment Banking
5 107 (23.01%) Financial Institution
6 94 (20.22%) Retail
7 40 (8.60%) Back Office
8 24 (5.16%) Legal
9 17 (3.66%) Marketing
10 4 (0.86%) Publishing
11 3 (0.65%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.43%) French Language
12 2 (0.43%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 187 (40.22%) Analyst
2 164 (35.27%) Developer
3 104 (22.37%) Business Analyst
4 47 (10.11%) Java Developer
5 45 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 30 (6.45%) Banking Analyst
7 29 (6.24%) C# Developer
8 25 (5.38%) Senior Developer
9 22 (4.73%) Front Office Developer
10 20 (4.30%) Analyst Developer
11 16 (3.44%) IT Analyst
11 16 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (3.44%) Support Analyst
12 15 (3.23%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.23%) Data Analyst
12 15 (3.23%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 15 (3.23%) MiFID Business Analyst
12 15 (3.23%) Risk Analyst
12 15 (3.23%) SQL Analyst
13 13 (2.80%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (10.32%) .NET
2 46 (9.89%) FIX Protocol
3 29 (6.24%) HTML
4 23 (4.95%) Middleware
4 23 (4.95%) XML
5 21 (4.52%) HTML5
5 21 (4.52%) WPF
6 20 (4.30%) AngularJS
7 16 (3.44%) CSS
8 13 (2.80%) XSLT
9 10 (2.15%) Reactive Extensions
9 10 (2.15%) Spring
10 9 (1.94%) WCF
10 9 (1.94%) Web Services
11 8 (1.72%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.72%) CSS3
11 8 (1.72%) IBM Integration Bus
11 8 (1.72%) LESS
11 8 (1.72%) Sass
11 8 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 200 (43.01%) Fixed Income
2 109 (23.44%) Derivative
3 108 (23.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 62 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (8.17%) Equity Derivative
6 33 (7.10%) Management Information System
7 19 (4.09%) Data Centre
7 19 (4.09%) User Experience
8 17 (3.66%) Fintech
8 17 (3.66%) Market Risk
9 15 (3.23%) Computer Science
10 14 (3.01%) Reference Data
11 13 (2.80%) Mathematics
12 12 (2.58%) Credit Risk
13 11 (2.37%) OTC Derivatives
14 8 (1.72%) Algorithms
14 8 (1.72%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.72%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.72%) Visualisation
15 7 (1.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 89 (19.14%) Unix
2 60 (12.90%) Linux
3 36 (7.74%) Windows
4 17 (3.66%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (22.80%) Asset Management
3 81 (17.42%) Business Analysis
4 76 (16.34%) Project Management
5 49 (10.54%) Multithreading
6 47 (10.11%) Electronic Trading
6 47 (10.11%) Risk Management
7 44 (9.46%) Data Analysis
8 43 (9.25%) Analytics
8 43 (9.25%) Low Latency
9 38 (8.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 34 (7.31%) TDD
11 33 (7.10%) Scrum
12 30 (6.45%) Data Modelling
13 29 (6.24%) DevOps
14 28 (6.02%) SDLC
15 27 (5.81%) Algorithmic Trading
15 27 (5.81%) Change Management
15 27 (5.81%) Software Engineering
16 26 (5.59%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (27.53%) SQL
2 118 (25.38%) Java
3 77 (16.56%) C#
4 33 (7.10%) Perl
5 32 (6.88%) Shell Script
6 26 (5.59%) JavaScript
7 23 (4.95%) C++
8 21 (4.52%) Python
9 17 (3.66%) Scala
10 16 (3.44%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.44%) VB
11 9 (1.94%) Tcl
12 8 (1.72%) C
12 8 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.51%) Haskell
14 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.08%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.08%) VBA
15 4 (0.86%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (7.74%) Degree
2 16 (3.44%) ISEB
3 10 (2.15%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.08%) APMP
4 5 (1.08%) CISM
4 5 (1.08%) CISSP
4 5 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.08%) PMP
5 3 (0.65%) CNA
5 3 (0.65%) GCIA
5 3 (0.65%) GCIH
5 3 (0.65%) GIAC
5 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (0.65%) Novell Certification
5 3 (0.65%) SANS
6 2 (0.43%) CCNP
6 2 (0.43%) CISA
6 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.10%) MiFID
1 33 (7.10%) QA
2 12 (2.58%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.08%) EMIR
5 5 (1.08%) SAS 70
5 5 (1.08%) SLA
6 2 (0.43%) Basel III
7 1 (0.22%) COBIT
7 1 (0.22%) COREP
7 1 (0.22%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.22%) GAAP
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (1.94%) Docker
2 6 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.65%) HDFS
4 1 (0.22%) NFS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.29%) Ansible
2 6 (1.29%) Puppet
3 5 (1.08%) Nagios
3 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.65%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.43%) Control-M
5 2 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.22%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.22%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.22%) Kibana
6 1 (0.22%) logstash
6 1 (0.22%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 52 (11.18%) Oracle
2 30 (6.45%) Fidessa
3 25 (5.38%) Sybase
4 23 (4.95%) Microsoft
5 20 (4.30%) Bloomberg
6 15 (3.23%) Murex
7 13 (2.80%) Tableau
8 12 (2.58%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (2.37%) Charles River
10 8 (1.72%) Reuters
10 8 (1.72%) Serena
11 6 (1.29%) DevExpress
11 6 (1.29%) GoldenSource
11 6 (1.29%) Informatica
11 6 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.29%) Sophis
11 6 (1.29%) Splunk
12 5 (1.08%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.08%) HP
12 5 (1.08%) Solace
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