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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 128 116 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -55
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 408 438 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.78% 1.91% 3.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.01% 5.08% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 366 632
Average daily rate
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£575 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £445 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
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
8143 8620 9330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.62% 37.62% 39.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5698 5874 6351
Average daily rate £473 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 146 205
Average hourly rate £18.86 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 110 £576 +4.63% 54
Docklands, London +3 5 £613 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £480 -
Fixed Income
England

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 386 (40.72%) Finance
2 380 (40.08%) Front Office
3 379 (39.98%) Banking
4 362 (38.19%) SQL
5 291 (30.70%) Derivative
6 278 (29.32%) Investment Banking
7 246 (25.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 236 (24.89%) Equities
9 213 (22.47%) Java
10 205 (21.62%) C#
11 153 (16.14%) C++
12 145 (15.30%) Oracle
13 144 (15.19%) SQL Server
14 143 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
15 132 (13.92%) .NET
16 128 (13.50%) UNIX
17 122 (12.87%) Business Analysis
18 117 (12.34%) Python
19 116 (12.24%) Linux
19 116 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
20 110 (11.60%) Windows
21 102 (10.76%) Asset Management
22 88 (9.28%) Electronic Trading
23 83 (8.76%) VBA
24 77 (8.12%) Project Management
25 75 (7.91%) Multithreading
26 74 (7.81%) Microsoft
27 69 (7.28%) Back Office
28 67 (7.07%) Perl
29 65 (6.86%) Risk Management

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (2.64%) Apache
2 24 (2.53%) IIS
3 22 (2.32%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.48%) MTS
5 12 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.74%) nginx
9 5 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.42%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.21%) Node.js
12 2 (0.21%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.21%) SmartSockets
12 2 (0.21%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.11%) JBoss
13 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 58 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.69%) MS Project
3 16 (1.69%) MS Office
4 6 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 49 (5.17%) ION MarketView
2 38 (4.01%) thinkFolio
3 16 (1.69%) LatentZero
4 15 (1.58%) Markit EDM
5 13 (1.37%) SimCorp Dimension
6 11 (1.16%) Front Arena
7 8 (0.84%) RMDS
8 7 (0.74%) IntelliMatch
9 5 (0.53%) HiPortfolio
10 4 (0.42%) Tesseract
10 4 (0.42%) Minerva
10 4 (0.42%) Sentinel
10 4 (0.42%) Eagle PACE
10 4 (0.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 2 (0.21%) Summit
12 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
12 1 (0.11%) LongView
12 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.11%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.80%) Firewall
2 18 (1.90%) Multicast
3 11 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.95%) VPN
5 8 (0.84%) Kerberos
6 6 (0.63%) LAN
6 6 (0.63%) Internet
7 5 (0.53%) WAN
7 5 (0.53%) HTTP
8 4 (0.42%) Intranet
9 3 (0.32%) LDAP
9 3 (0.32%) FTP
9 3 (0.32%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.96%) Oracle Database
3 46 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (2.85%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.00%) MS Access
8 17 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 17 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (1.37%) Big Data
10 12 (1.27%) QlikView
11 11 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.05%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.95%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.95%) MySQL
14 8 (0.84%) DB2
15 6 (0.63%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 50 (5.27%) Subversion
2 39 (4.11%) Git (software)
3 38 (4.01%) JIRA
4 32 (3.38%) Visual Studio
5 27 (2.85%) Maven
5 27 (2.85%) Gradle
6 26 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 23 (2.43%) TeamCity
8 22 (2.32%) Ant
9 20 (2.11%) MSBuild
10 19 (2.00%) NUnit
10 19 (2.00%) Mercurial
11 9 (0.95%) JUnit
12 8 (0.84%) HP UFT
12 8 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.84%) Selenium
13 7 (0.74%) Grunt
13 7 (0.74%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.63%) CppUnit
14 6 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 386 (40.72%) Finance
2 380 (40.08%) Front Office
3 379 (39.98%) Banking
4 278 (29.32%) Investment Banking
5 69 (7.28%) Back Office
6 42 (4.43%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.32%) Legal
8 17 (1.79%) Retail
9 10 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (0.74%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.42%) French Language
11 4 (0.42%) Advertising
12 3 (0.32%) Marketing
13 2 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.21%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.11%) Law
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 361 (38.08%) Developer
2 356 (37.55%) Analyst
3 190 (20.04%) Business Analyst
4 102 (10.76%) C# Developer
5 82 (8.65%) Applications Support
6 75 (7.91%) Java Developer
7 73 (7.70%) C++ Developer
8 71 (7.49%) Support Analyst
9 64 (6.75%) Project Manager
10 47 (4.96%) Senior Developer
11 45 (4.75%) Applications Support Analyst
12 32 (3.38%) Data Analyst
13 28 (2.95%) SQL Developer
13 28 (2.95%) C++/C# Developer
14 27 (2.85%) Technical Analyst
15 25 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
16 23 (2.43%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 21 (2.22%) WPF Developer
18 19 (2.00%) Banking Business Analyst
19 18 (1.90%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (13.92%) .NET
2 63 (6.65%) WPF
3 54 (5.70%) XML
4 51 (5.38%) FIX Protocol
5 50 (5.27%) WCF
6 42 (4.43%) Middleware
7 39 (4.11%) Rendezvous
8 33 (3.48%) Web Services
8 33 (3.48%) STL
9 32 (3.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 26 (2.74%) HTML
11 19 (2.00%) Django
12 18 (1.90%) Spring
13 17 (1.79%) HTML5
13 17 (1.79%) WinForms
14 16 (1.69%) RESTful
15 12 (1.27%) CSS
15 12 (1.27%) AngularJS
16 11 (1.16%) ASP.NET
16 11 (1.16%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 291 (30.70%) Derivative
2 246 (25.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 236 (24.89%) Equities
4 116 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (4.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 29 (3.06%) Equity Derivative
7 28 (2.95%) Hedge funds
8 25 (2.64%) Credit Derivative
9 21 (2.22%) Reference Data
10 19 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.90%) Credit Risk
12 17 (1.79%) Mathematics
13 16 (1.69%) Market Risk
13 16 (1.69%) Computer Science
13 16 (1.69%) Grid Computing
13 16 (1.69%) Data Structures
14 15 (1.58%) SWIFT
15 14 (1.48%) Contract for Difference
15 14 (1.48%) Eurex
16 13 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 128 (13.50%) UNIX
2 116 (12.24%) Linux
3 110 (11.60%) Windows
4 37 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.32%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) Solaris
7 1 (0.11%) VMS
7 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (12.87%) Business Analysis
3 102 (10.76%) Asset Management
4 88 (9.28%) Electronic Trading
5 77 (8.12%) Project Management
6 75 (7.91%) Multithreading
7 65 (6.86%) Risk Management
8 64 (6.75%) Low Latency
9 63 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 59 (6.22%) OO
11 55 (5.80%) Analytics
11 55 (5.80%) Investment Management
12 52 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 49 (5.17%) Change Management
14 48 (5.06%) SDLC
15 47 (4.96%) TDD
15 47 (4.96%) Data Analysis
16 44 (4.64%) Workflow
17 40 (4.22%) Data Modelling
17 40 (4.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 362 (38.19%) SQL
2 213 (22.47%) Java
3 205 (21.62%) C#
4 153 (16.14%) C++
5 117 (12.34%) Python
6 83 (8.76%) VBA
7 67 (7.07%) Perl
8 29 (3.06%) JavaScript
9 23 (2.43%) Scala
9 23 (2.43%) Bash Shell
10 21 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.90%) C
13 15 (1.58%) T-SQL
14 8 (0.84%) VB
14 8 (0.84%) Korn
14 8 (0.84%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.63%) R
16 4 (0.42%) XAML
17 3 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (6.75%) Degree
2 9 (0.95%) ISEB
3 8 (0.84%) CFA
4 5 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.42%) CISSP
5 4 (0.42%) CISA
5 4 (0.42%) CISM
5 4 (0.42%) IIBA
5 4 (0.42%) CBAP
6 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.21%) PMP
7 2 (0.21%) PhD
7 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.11%) CAPM
8 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.32%) QA
2 28 (2.95%) EMIR
3 25 (2.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 25 (2.64%) MiFID
4 8 (0.84%) FATCA
5 6 (0.63%) CRD IV
5 6 (0.63%) COREP
6 5 (0.53%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.32%) Basel III
8 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) SLA
9 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) Basel II
9 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.32%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (3.80%) ITRS Geneos
2 22 (2.32%) BladeLogic
2 22 (2.32%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (1.05%) Control-M
4 8 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.53%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.21%) Netcool
6 2 (0.21%) OpenView
6 2 (0.21%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.21%) Puppet
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 145 (15.30%) Oracle
2 74 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 58 (6.12%) Sybase
4 54 (5.70%) ION Trading
5 49 (5.17%) TIBCO
6 38 (4.01%) Bloomberg
6 38 (4.01%) Red Hat
7 34 (3.59%) Murex
8 27 (2.85%) Charles River
9 23 (2.43%) eSpeed
9 23 (2.43%) Reuters
10 22 (2.32%) HP
10 22 (2.32%) Tableau
11 17 (1.79%) Tradeweb
11 17 (1.79%) MarketAxess
12 15 (1.58%) Splunk
13 13 (1.37%) SunGard
13 13 (1.37%) SimCorp
14 12 (1.27%) Currenex
15 10 (1.05%) Alteryx
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Rate: £500 - 525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £620 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £670 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day +
Posted: 12 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £565 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago