The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equity Derivatives
Rank 356 285 243
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -42
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 55 142 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.57% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 1.74% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 101 162
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£550 £550 £558
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £649
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Equity Derivative
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
7291 8161 8334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.61% 32.52% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4831 5614 5676
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 172 219
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -8.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equity Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in London

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Equity Derivative across the London region.

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Trend in London

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Equity Derivative across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in London

Equity Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative across the London region.

Equity Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in London

Equity Derivative
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Derivative within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 18 £550 - 13
Docklands, London +10 2 £425 -30.61%
Canary Wharf - - - -
Equity Derivative
England

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Equity Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Equity Derivative.

1 157 (98.13%) Derivative
2 74 (46.25%) Front Office
3 62 (38.75%) Banking
4 55 (34.38%) Equities
5 49 (30.63%) SQL
6 47 (29.38%) Finance
7 43 (26.88%) Java
8 41 (25.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 40 (25.00%) OO
9 40 (25.00%) Investment Banking
10 36 (22.50%) TDD
11 34 (21.25%) Fixed Income
12 32 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (17.50%) C#
14 25 (15.63%) Software Engineering
15 24 (15.00%) Oracle
15 24 (15.00%) Python
16 23 (14.38%) Scrum
16 23 (14.38%) Computer Science
16 23 (14.38%) Unit Testing
17 22 (13.75%) Data Analysis
17 22 (13.75%) Pair Programming
18 21 (13.13%) BDD
18 21 (13.13%) Risk Management
18 21 (13.13%) .NET
18 21 (13.13%) ATDD
19 20 (12.50%) Functional Programming
19 20 (12.50%) XML
20 19 (11.88%) Business Analysis
21 17 (10.63%) SQL Server

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Equity Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Equity Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.13%) IIS
2 2 (1.25%) GemFire
3 1 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.88%) MS Project
3 2 (1.25%) MS Office
4 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) RMDS
2 1 (0.63%) Murex MxG2000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) JIRA
2 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.88%) JUnit
4 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.25%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.25%) Maven
5 1 (0.63%) Ant
5 1 (0.63%) Selenium
5 1 (0.63%) Gradle
5 1 (0.63%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.63%) JMeter
5 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 74 (46.25%) Front Office
2 62 (38.75%) Banking
3 47 (29.38%) Finance
4 40 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 16 (10.00%) Back Office
6 5 (3.13%) Legal
7 2 (1.25%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (37.50%) Developer
2 54 (33.75%) Analyst
3 48 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 16 (10.00%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
5 15 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.13%) Project Manager
7 12 (7.50%) Agile Java Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Python Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Scala Developer
9 10 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Architect
10 8 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.38%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (4.38%) IT Business Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
13 5 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.13%) .NET
2 20 (12.50%) XML
3 12 (7.50%) WPF
4 11 (6.88%) .NET Framework
4 11 (6.88%) WCF
5 10 (6.25%) LINQ
6 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.75%) WinForms
7 5 (3.13%) MSMQ
7 5 (3.13%) HTML
8 4 (2.50%) Web Services
9 2 (1.25%) CSS
9 2 (1.25%) J2SE
9 2 (1.25%) JMS
9 2 (1.25%) Spring
9 2 (1.25%) FpML
9 2 (1.25%) HTML5
9 2 (1.25%) jQuery
9 2 (1.25%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 157 (98.13%) Derivative
2 55 (34.38%) Equities
3 41 (25.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (21.25%) Fixed Income
5 23 (14.38%) Computer Science
6 16 (10.00%) Market Risk
7 12 (7.50%) Credit Derivative
7 12 (7.50%) Credit Risk
8 5 (3.13%) Reference Data
9 4 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (2.50%) Index Arbitrage
10 3 (1.88%) DTCC
10 3 (1.88%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.25%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.63%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Derivative
12 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.00%) Windows
2 5 (3.13%) Linux
3 4 (2.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.00%) OO
2 36 (22.50%) TDD
3 32 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 23 (14.38%) Scrum
5 23 (14.38%) Unit Testing
6 22 (13.75%) Pair Programming
6 22 (13.75%) Data Analysis
7 21 (13.13%) Risk Management
7 21 (13.13%) BDD
7 21 (13.13%) ATDD
8 20 (12.50%) Functional Programming
9 19 (11.88%) Business Analysis
10 16 (10.00%) OOD
11 15 (9.38%) Migration
12 14 (8.75%) Project Management
12 14 (8.75%) Analytics
13 12 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (5.00%) Integration Testing
14 8 (5.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 49 (30.63%) SQL
2 43 (26.88%) Java
3 28 (17.50%) C#
4 24 (15.00%) Python
5 14 (8.75%) Scala
6 8 (5.00%) VBA
6 8 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.13%) C++
8 4 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.63%) Ruby
10 1 (0.63%) XPath
10 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Degree
2 3 (1.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.63%) PMP
3 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.63%) ACCA
3 1 (0.63%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.13%) EMIR
1 13 (8.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (2.50%) FATCA
3 3 (1.88%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) Basel III
4 1 (0.63%) GCP
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (15.00%) Oracle
2 7 (4.38%) CA
2 7 (4.38%) Reuters
3 5 (3.13%) Sybase
3 5 (3.13%) IBM
4 3 (1.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.88%) Murex
4 3 (1.88%) Calypso
5 2 (1.25%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.25%) Sophis
5 2 (1.25%) DataSynapse
5 2 (1.25%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.25%) Sencha
6 1 (0.63%) Splunk
6 1 (0.63%) Charles River
6 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
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