The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fixed Income
Rank 140 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 381 417 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.78% 1.84% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.94% 4.96% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 313 363
Median daily rate £625 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £531 £394
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +34.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Fixed Income
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
7714 8403 8731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.12% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5351 5838 6186
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 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 149 203
Median hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Fixed Income Daily Rate Trend in London

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fixed Income across the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Fixed Income Daily Rate Histogram in London

Fixed Income
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Fixed Income Hourly Rate Trend in London

Fixed Income
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 Fixed Income within the London region over the 3 months to 4 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 -10 97 £650 +6.55% 20
Canary Wharf +14 12 £650 +41.30%
Mayfair - 2 £550 -
Docklands, London - 1 £750 -
Fixed Income
England

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 348 (50.43%) Finance
2 273 (39.57%) Front Office
3 245 (35.51%) Banking
4 244 (35.36%) Equities
5 189 (27.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 185 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
7 177 (25.65%) Derivative
7 177 (25.65%) Java
8 145 (21.01%) Asset Management
9 143 (20.72%) SQL
10 140 (20.29%) C#
11 135 (19.57%) Investment Banking
12 105 (15.22%) SQL Server
12 105 (15.22%) Financial Institution
13 103 (14.93%) Business Analysis
14 96 (13.91%) Electronic Trading
15 95 (13.77%) Linux
16 94 (13.62%) Multithreading
17 93 (13.48%) C++
18 92 (13.33%) .NET
19 88 (12.75%) Unix
20 83 (12.03%) Project Management
21 82 (11.88%) Retail
22 80 (11.59%) Oracle
23 70 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
24 67 (9.71%) OO
25 66 (9.57%) SDLC
26 64 (9.28%) XML
27 63 (9.13%) JavaScript
28 62 (8.99%) Risk Management

Fixed Income
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 26 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.32%) WebSphere
3 15 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (1.45%) Confluence
4 10 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.01%) IIS
6 6 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.58%) Apache
8 3 (0.43%) CMS
8 3 (0.43%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.43%) SAS
8 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.43%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.29%) JBoss
9 2 (0.29%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.14%) MTS
Applications
1 32 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 17 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.74%) MS Office
4 12 (1.74%) MS Project
5 6 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.29%) InVision
7 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 30 (4.35%) RMDS
2 21 (3.04%) thinkFolio
3 12 (1.74%) SimCorp Dimension
4 8 (1.16%) Summit
5 7 (1.01%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.87%) ION MarketView
6 6 (0.87%) Minerva
7 5 (0.72%) Sentinel
8 4 (0.58%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 2 (0.29%) Global One
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.29%) SunGard APT
9 2 (0.29%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.14%) Eikon
10 1 (0.14%) Front Arena
10 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
10 1 (0.14%) Orchestrade
10 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.43%) Office 365
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.14%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.88%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.74%) Intranet
3 9 (1.30%) Network Security
4 8 (1.16%) Firewall
5 7 (1.01%) DSL
5 7 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (0.72%) FTP
6 5 (0.72%) LAN
6 5 (0.72%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.58%) Internet
8 3 (0.43%) ISDN
8 3 (0.43%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.43%) Skype
9 2 (0.29%) AMQP
9 2 (0.29%) DNS
9 2 (0.29%) DWDM
9 2 (0.29%) HTTP
9 2 (0.29%) MPLS
9 2 (0.29%) VPN
9 2 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.07%) NoSQL
3 29 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 22 (3.19%) MongoDB
5 20 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.61%) KDB
7 16 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.30%) Big Data
11 8 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.01%) Couchbase
12 7 (1.01%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.87%) Kdb+
13 6 (0.87%) QlikView
13 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.72%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 48 (6.96%) Subversion
2 44 (6.38%) JIRA
3 39 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (4.64%) JUnit
5 31 (4.49%) TeamCity
6 26 (3.77%) Git (software)
7 18 (2.61%) Maven
8 14 (2.03%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.74%) gulp
9 12 (1.74%) Selenium
10 10 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (1.30%) Bower
11 9 (1.30%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.16%) Mocha
13 7 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (1.01%) HP UFT
13 7 (1.01%) IntelliJ
13 7 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (1.01%) Protractor
13 7 (1.01%) Sinon.JS
General
1 348 (50.43%) Finance
2 273 (39.57%) Front Office
3 245 (35.51%) Banking
4 135 (19.57%) Investment Banking
5 105 (15.22%) Financial Institution
6 82 (11.88%) Retail
7 58 (8.41%) Back Office
8 35 (5.07%) Legal
9 11 (1.59%) Marketing
10 5 (0.72%) Publishing
11 4 (0.58%) French Language
12 3 (0.43%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.43%) German Language
12 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.29%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Advertising
14 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 299 (43.33%) Developer
2 247 (35.80%) Analyst
3 165 (23.91%) Business Analyst
4 108 (15.65%) Java Developer
5 65 (9.42%) C# Developer
6 50 (7.25%) C++ Developer
7 44 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 41 (5.94%) Project Manager
9 33 (4.78%) Quantitative Developer
10 31 (4.49%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 29 (4.20%) Banking Analyst
11 29 (4.20%) Front Office Developer
12 25 (3.62%) Analyst Developer
13 24 (3.48%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
14 23 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
15 22 (3.19%) .NET Developer
15 22 (3.19%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
16 21 (3.04%) Financial Analyst
17 20 (2.90%) MiFID Business Analyst
17 20 (2.90%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (13.33%) .NET
2 64 (9.28%) XML
3 51 (7.39%) HTML
4 40 (5.80%) FIX Protocol
5 39 (5.65%) WPF
6 38 (5.51%) Middleware
7 37 (5.36%) HTML5
7 37 (5.36%) Spring
8 31 (4.49%) CSS
9 29 (4.20%) Rendezvous
10 28 (4.06%) AngularJS
11 21 (3.04%) Web Services
12 19 (2.75%) XSLT
13 18 (2.61%) .NET Framework
13 18 (2.61%) WinForms
14 17 (2.46%) FpML
15 16 (2.32%) RESTful
16 14 (2.03%) Spring Integration
17 13 (1.88%) ASP.NET
18 11 (1.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 244 (35.36%) Equities
2 189 (27.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 177 (25.65%) Derivative
4 70 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (5.94%) Management Information System
6 36 (5.22%) User Experience
7 33 (4.78%) Credit Derivative
8 31 (4.49%) Computer Science
9 27 (3.91%) Mathematics
10 26 (3.77%) Algorithms
10 26 (3.77%) Virtual Team
11 23 (3.33%) Fintech
12 22 (3.19%) OTC Derivatives
13 21 (3.04%) Reference Data
14 20 (2.90%) Data Structures
14 20 (2.90%) Market Risk
15 18 (2.61%) Hedge funds
16 17 (2.46%) Data Centre
16 17 (2.46%) Grid Computing
17 14 (2.03%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 95 (13.77%) Linux
2 88 (12.75%) Unix
3 60 (8.70%) Windows
4 10 (1.45%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.29%) Solaris
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (26.81%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (21.01%) Asset Management
3 103 (14.93%) Business Analysis
4 96 (13.91%) Electronic Trading
5 94 (13.62%) Multithreading
6 83 (12.03%) Project Management
7 67 (9.71%) OO
8 66 (9.57%) SDLC
9 62 (8.99%) Risk Management
10 54 (7.83%) TDD
11 53 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (6.96%) Analytics
13 46 (6.67%) Scrum
14 42 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (5.80%) Workflow
16 38 (5.51%) Change Management
17 35 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
18 34 (4.93%) Investment Management
19 32 (4.64%) DevOps
19 32 (4.64%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 177 (25.65%) Java
2 143 (20.72%) SQL
3 140 (20.29%) C#
4 93 (13.48%) C++
5 63 (9.13%) JavaScript
6 57 (8.26%) Python
7 28 (4.06%) C
7 28 (4.06%) Perl
8 27 (3.91%) Shell Script
9 23 (3.33%) Scala
10 19 (2.75%) VBA
11 11 (1.59%) XAML
12 10 (1.45%) VB
13 9 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.30%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.16%) R
15 6 (0.87%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.72%) Groovy
17 4 (0.58%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 45 (6.52%) Degree
2 16 (2.32%) CISM
2 16 (2.32%) CISSP
3 11 (1.59%) ISEB
4 9 (1.30%) CISA
4 9 (1.30%) CRISC
5 7 (1.01%) CNA
5 7 (1.01%) GCIA
5 7 (1.01%) GCIH
5 7 (1.01%) GIAC
5 7 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (1.01%) Novell Certification
5 7 (1.01%) SANS
6 6 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.72%) PhD
8 4 (0.58%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.43%) PMP
10 2 (0.29%) CCNA
10 2 (0.29%) CCNP
10 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.26%) MiFID
2 51 (7.39%) QA
3 20 (2.90%) EMIR
4 17 (2.46%) COBIT
4 17 (2.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (1.88%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (1.01%) Basel III
7 6 (0.87%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.58%) GAAP
8 4 (0.58%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.43%) FATCA
10 2 (0.29%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.29%) Basel II
11 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.72%) Docker
3 3 (0.43%) HDFS
4 2 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (0.72%) Ansible
4 5 (0.72%) Puppet
5 3 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.43%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.29%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.29%) Control-M
6 2 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.29%) Nagios
6 2 (0.29%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 2 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.14%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.14%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.14%) Kibana
7 1 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 80 (11.59%) Oracle
2 52 (7.54%) Microsoft
3 45 (6.52%) ION Trading
4 35 (5.07%) Bloomberg
5 33 (4.78%) TIBCO
6 32 (4.64%) Murex
6 32 (4.64%) Reuters
7 20 (2.90%) Sybase
8 17 (2.46%) Calypso
9 16 (2.32%) Charles River
10 12 (1.74%) Fidessa
10 12 (1.74%) MicroStrategy
10 12 (1.74%) SimCorp
10 12 (1.74%) Solace
10 12 (1.74%) Tableau
11 10 (1.45%) Serena
12 9 (1.30%) GoldenSource
13 8 (1.16%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.16%) Sun
14 6 (0.87%) Informatica
London
Orgtel
Rate: £675 - £775 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Rate: £800 - £850 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago