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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exotic Derivative over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Exotic Derivatives
Rank - 404 406
Contract jobs citing Exotic Derivative 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.013% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £715 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Exotic 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
7568 7531 8236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.79% 36.15% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5293 5276 5595
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 147 160
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Exotic Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exotic Derivative across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Exotic 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 Exotic Derivative.

1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (50.00%) Collateral Management
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Python

Exotic Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Exotic 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 Exotic Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer - Commodities
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Commodities Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Commodities Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
1 2 (50.00%) Collateral Management
1 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle