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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 371 288 311
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +23
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 65 139 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 1.66% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 106 95
Median daily rate £600 £580 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £713 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £600 £425
% change year-on-year
-35.83% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
7711 8397 8757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.15% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5349 5822 6209
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 £292 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 150 203
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 £43.00 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Equity Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Derivative within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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 -4 19 £575 -4.16% 1
Canary Wharf +4 1 £600 -4.00%
Docklands, London 0 1 £500 -23.07%
Equity Derivative
England

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 128 (97.71%) Derivative
2 80 (61.07%) Front Office
3 78 (59.54%) Banking
4 60 (45.80%) Investment Banking
5 52 (39.69%) Equities
6 47 (35.88%) Finance
7 43 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (24.43%) Java
9 28 (21.37%) TDD
10 25 (19.08%) JavaScript
10 25 (19.08%) SQL
11 24 (18.32%) HTML
12 21 (16.03%) C#
13 20 (15.27%) HTML5
14 19 (14.50%) AngularJS
14 19 (14.50%) Multithreading
15 18 (13.74%) MiFID
15 18 (13.74%) Unix
16 17 (12.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 17 (12.98%) Scrum
16 17 (12.98%) Risk Management
17 15 (11.45%) Fixed Income
18 14 (10.69%) Migration
18 14 (10.69%) Project Management
18 14 (10.69%) SDLC
19 13 (9.92%) .NET
19 13 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (9.92%) Business Analysis
20 12 (9.16%) TypeScript
20 12 (9.16%) CSS

Equity Derivative
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 1 (0.76%) Confluence
1 1 (0.76%) SAS
1 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.76%) Bloomberg TOMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) Big Data
2 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.29%) KDB
5 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.76%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.76%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) JIRA
1 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.76%) Subversion
2 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (61.07%) Front Office
2 78 (59.54%) Banking
3 60 (45.80%) Investment Banking
4 47 (35.88%) Finance
5 12 (9.16%) Back Office
6 4 (3.05%) French Language
7 2 (1.53%) Legal
7 2 (1.53%) Retail
7 2 (1.53%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 66 (50.38%) Developer
2 37 (28.24%) Analyst
3 36 (27.48%) Business Analyst
4 26 (19.85%) Java Developer
5 19 (14.50%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 17 (12.98%) C# Developer
6 17 (12.98%) HTML Developer
7 16 (12.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (11.45%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
8 15 (11.45%) MiFID Business Analyst
9 13 (9.92%) Front Office Developer
9 13 (9.92%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Agile Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Applications Support
10 11 (8.40%) IT Business Analyst
11 10 (7.63%) Business IT Analyst
11 10 (7.63%) IT Analyst
12 8 (6.11%) Project Manager
12 8 (6.11%) UI Developer
13 7 (5.34%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.32%) HTML
2 20 (15.27%) HTML5
3 19 (14.50%) AngularJS
4 13 (9.92%) .NET
5 12 (9.16%) CSS
6 7 (5.34%) WPF
7 5 (3.82%) RequireJS
7 5 (3.82%) WCF
8 4 (3.05%) CSS3
8 4 (3.05%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (3.05%) Spring
8 4 (3.05%) XML
9 3 (2.29%) JSON
9 3 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.29%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.53%) JMS
10 2 (1.53%) Node.js
10 2 (1.53%) Swing
10 2 (1.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 128 (97.71%) Derivative
2 52 (39.69%) Equities
3 17 (12.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (11.45%) Fixed Income
5 10 (7.63%) Fintech
6 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.11%) Virtual Team
8 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.05%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (3.05%) Grid Computing
8 4 (3.05%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.53%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.76%) Eurex
10 1 (0.76%) Index Arbitrage
10 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.74%) Unix
2 7 (5.34%) Windows
3 3 (2.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.37%) TDD
3 19 (14.50%) Multithreading
4 17 (12.98%) Risk Management
4 17 (12.98%) Scrum
5 14 (10.69%) Migration
5 14 (10.69%) Project Management
5 14 (10.69%) SDLC
6 13 (9.92%) Business Analysis
6 13 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.40%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 10 (7.63%) Data Management
9 9 (6.87%) Analytics
9 9 (6.87%) Pair Programming
10 8 (6.11%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.11%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.11%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.11%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (5.34%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.43%) Java
2 25 (19.08%) JavaScript
2 25 (19.08%) SQL
3 21 (16.03%) C#
4 12 (9.16%) TypeScript
5 6 (4.58%) VBA
6 5 (3.82%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.82%) Scala
7 4 (3.05%) C++
8 3 (2.29%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (1.53%) Perl
9 2 (1.53%) Python
9 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) Korn
10 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) R
10 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.74%) MiFID
2 6 (4.58%) QA
3 4 (3.05%) EMIR
4 3 (2.29%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (2.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Control-M
2 1 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.76%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 10 (7.63%) Oracle
1 10 (7.63%) Sophis
2 6 (4.58%) Bloomberg
3 5 (3.82%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.05%) Citrix
4 4 (3.05%) Fidessa
4 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.05%) Murex
5 3 (2.29%) BMC
5 3 (2.29%) Reuters
6 2 (1.53%) Microgen
6 2 (1.53%) Sybase
7 1 (0.76%) Actimize
7 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.76%) Palantir
7 1 (0.76%) Tableau