The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Exotic Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exotic Derivative over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Exotic Derivatives
England / London
Rank 398 - 414
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Exotic Derivative 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% - 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% - 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £575 - £715
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7031 7446 7585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.07% 36.07% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4853 5157 5321
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 138 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.06 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Exotic Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Exotic Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Exotic Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in London

Exotic Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Exotic Derivative Daily Rate Trend in London

Exotic Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Exotic Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in London

Exotic Derivative
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exotic 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 Exotic Derivative.

1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Caliburn.Micro
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Sophis
2 1 (50.00%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Murex
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg

Exotic 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sophis RISQUE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Pricing Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Pricing Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Caliburn.Micro
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Murex
1 1 (50.00%) Reuters
1 1 (50.00%) Sophis