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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Derivatives
Rank 274 292 261
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 126 109 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 1.29% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 82 97
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£575 £550 £555
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £408 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
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
7581 8469 7838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.30% 37.45% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5162 5924 5523
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 162 159
Average hourly rate £19.18 £22.50 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +0.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -24.98%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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 +2 33 £575 +4.54% 11
Canary Wharf +1 1 £550 +4.76%
Equity Derivative
England

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 261 (98.12%) Derivative
2 142 (53.38%) Banking
3 113 (42.48%) Front Office
4 96 (36.09%) Finance
5 95 (35.71%) Investment Banking
6 90 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (31.58%) Equities
8 81 (30.45%) Java
9 57 (21.43%) TDD
10 54 (20.30%) C#
11 47 (17.67%) SQL
11 47 (17.67%) .NET
12 46 (17.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 41 (15.41%) SOA
14 38 (14.29%) Data Modelling
15 37 (13.91%) JavaScript
16 36 (13.53%) Oracle
17 35 (13.16%) UNIX
18 34 (12.78%) XML
19 33 (12.41%) OO
19 33 (12.41%) Workflow
20 31 (11.65%) Linux
21 30 (11.28%) VBA
22 29 (10.90%) Python
22 29 (10.90%) Credit Derivative
22 29 (10.90%) Maven
22 29 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
23 26 (9.77%) REST
24 25 (9.40%) Fixed Income
24 25 (9.40%) SQL Server

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 12 (4.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (3.01%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.63%) Node.js
3 7 (2.63%) Apache
4 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.13%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (1.50%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.50%) MS Office
2 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Global One
1 2 (0.75%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.39%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.89%) DB2
4 12 (4.51%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.14%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (3.01%) Pentaho
7 6 (2.26%) KDB
8 5 (1.88%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (1.88%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.88%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.75%) QlikView
11 1 (0.38%) Big Data
11 1 (0.38%) HBase
11 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 29 (10.90%) Maven
2 19 (7.14%) JIRA
3 14 (5.26%) Subversion
4 12 (4.51%) JUnit
5 11 (4.14%) ProC
5 11 (4.14%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.63%) jMock
7 5 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.88%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.75%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.75%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.75%) JBehave
8 2 (0.75%) Hudson
8 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 142 (53.38%) Banking
2 113 (42.48%) Front Office
3 96 (36.09%) Finance
4 95 (35.71%) Investment Banking
5 19 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 16 (6.02%) Back Office
7 6 (2.26%) Legal
7 6 (2.26%) French Language
8 2 (0.75%) Billing
8 2 (0.75%) Retail
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.38%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (49.62%) Developer
2 64 (24.06%) Analyst
3 55 (20.68%) Java Developer
4 47 (17.67%) Business Analyst
5 27 (10.15%) C# Developer
6 24 (9.02%) Senior Developer
7 14 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 14 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 14 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (4.89%) Data Modeller
8 13 (4.89%) Scala Developer
9 12 (4.51%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.51%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
10 11 (4.14%) RAD Developer
11 10 (3.76%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.76%) VBA Developer
12 8 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.01%) Architect
12 8 (3.01%) Front Office Developer
13 7 (2.63%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.67%) .NET
2 34 (12.78%) XML
3 26 (9.77%) REST
4 24 (9.02%) HTML
4 24 (9.02%) WCF
4 24 (9.02%) WPF
5 21 (7.89%) SOAP
5 21 (7.89%) Spring
6 19 (7.14%) HTML5
7 17 (6.39%) .NET Framework
8 15 (5.64%) Web Services
9 14 (5.26%) JMS
10 12 (4.51%) AngularJS
10 12 (4.51%) FIX Protocol
11 11 (4.14%) WinForms
11 11 (4.14%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (3.76%) RESTful
12 10 (3.76%) Hibernate
12 10 (3.76%) JSON
13 9 (3.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 261 (98.12%) Derivative
2 84 (31.58%) Equities
3 46 (17.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (10.90%) Credit Derivative
4 29 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (9.40%) Fixed Income
6 16 (6.02%) Computer Science
6 16 (6.02%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 12 (4.51%) Inversion of Control
8 10 (3.76%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.38%) Credit Risk
10 8 (3.01%) Mathematics
11 7 (2.63%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.88%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.88%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.50%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.50%) User Experience
14 3 (1.13%) Statistics
14 3 (1.13%) Contract for Difference
14 3 (1.13%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.16%) UNIX
2 31 (11.65%) Linux
3 14 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (21.43%) TDD
3 41 (15.41%) SOA
4 38 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 33 (12.41%) OO
5 33 (12.41%) Workflow
6 23 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (8.65%) Risk Management
7 22 (8.27%) RAD
8 21 (7.89%) Analytics
8 21 (7.89%) BDD
9 17 (6.39%) Unit Testing
9 17 (6.39%) Release Management
9 17 (6.39%) Multithreading
9 17 (6.39%) Data Architecture
10 16 (6.02%) UML
11 13 (4.89%) Integration Testing
11 13 (4.89%) Project Management
12 12 (4.51%) Memory Management
12 12 (4.51%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 81 (30.45%) Java
2 54 (20.30%) C#
3 47 (17.67%) SQL
4 37 (13.91%) JavaScript
5 30 (11.28%) VBA
6 29 (10.90%) Python
7 16 (6.02%) Scala
8 13 (4.89%) Perl
9 12 (4.51%) C++
10 6 (2.26%) VBScript
10 6 (2.26%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.88%) VB
11 5 (1.88%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.13%) R
12 3 (1.13%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.13%) C
13 2 (0.75%) XAML
13 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.75%) Golang
14 1 (0.38%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (9.02%) Degree
2 3 (1.13%) PhD
3 2 (0.75%) CFA
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.14%) QA
2 8 (3.01%) EMIR
3 5 (1.88%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (13.53%) Oracle
2 11 (4.14%) Infragistics
3 10 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.01%) TIBCO
4 8 (3.01%) Sophis
5 6 (2.26%) Informatica
5 6 (2.26%) Sybase
5 6 (2.26%) Greenplum
5 6 (2.26%) Tableau
6 5 (1.88%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.88%) Murex
7 3 (1.13%) Reuters
7 3 (1.13%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.13%) Calypso
7 3 (1.13%) Sun
8 2 (0.75%) SmartStream
9 1 (0.38%) Mantas
9 1 (0.38%) Actimize
9 1 (0.38%) Perforce
9 1 (0.38%) Business Objects
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £625.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £580 - £620 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago