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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 108 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -15
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 467 610 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.89% 2.45% 2.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.28% 6.53% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 490 557
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average 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
8851 9347 9564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.90% 37.60% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6112 6510 6553
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 168 245
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £13.18 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 -9 145 £569 -1.08% 51
Docklands, London +8 1 £500 -16.66%
Mayfair - - - -
Fixed Income
England

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 423 (46.79%) Front Office
2 378 (41.81%) Banking
3 347 (38.38%) SQL
4 327 (36.17%) Finance
5 305 (33.74%) Derivative
6 262 (28.98%) Investment Banking
7 231 (25.55%) Java
8 221 (24.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 200 (22.12%) C#
10 190 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
11 170 (18.81%) UNIX
12 148 (16.37%) Oracle
13 140 (15.49%) C++
14 136 (15.04%) Equities
15 122 (13.50%) Multithreading
16 116 (12.83%) Low Latency
17 110 (12.17%) Linux
18 109 (12.06%) Windows
19 108 (11.95%) SQL Server
20 107 (11.84%) .NET
21 98 (10.84%) Python
22 91 (10.07%) XML
22 91 (10.07%) Electronic Trading
23 89 (9.85%) TIBCO
24 86 (9.51%) Asset Management
25 85 (9.40%) Degree
26 82 (9.07%) TDD
27 74 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
28 71 (7.85%) VBA
29 68 (7.52%) Business Analysis

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 17 (1.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (0.77%) Apache
3 6 (0.66%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.44%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (0.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.44%) Confluence
5 2 (0.22%) AquaLogic
5 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.11%) Mule
6 1 (0.11%) Node.js
6 1 (0.11%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (0.11%) IIS
6 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.11%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.99%) MS Project
3 15 (1.66%) MS Office
4 11 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) LaTeX
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 49 (5.42%) ION MarketView
2 23 (2.54%) RMDS
3 9 (1.00%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.77%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 7 (0.77%) LatentZero
5 4 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.33%) Sophis RISQUE
7 2 (0.22%) Summit
7 2 (0.22%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.22%) Global One
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.11%) 3000 Xtra
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.11%) LongView
8 1 (0.11%) Findur
8 1 (0.11%) CA Clarity
8 1 (0.11%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.43%) Firewall
2 23 (2.54%) Multicast
3 7 (0.77%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.77%) Internet
4 5 (0.55%) Intranet
5 4 (0.44%) DNS
5 4 (0.44%) HTTP
5 4 (0.44%) Network Security
6 2 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.22%) SSH
6 2 (0.22%) LDAP
6 2 (0.22%) SAN
6 2 (0.22%) DHCP
6 2 (0.22%) SSL
6 2 (0.22%) AMQP
7 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.53%) Relational Database
3 33 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (1.99%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (1.44%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 11 (1.22%) MS Access
9 11 (1.22%) KDB
10 10 (1.11%) Big Data
11 8 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.66%) OLAP
13 5 (0.55%) QlikView
14 4 (0.44%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.33%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (1.88%) Subversion
2 13 (1.44%) JUnit
2 13 (1.44%) JIRA
2 13 (1.44%) FitNesse
3 12 (1.33%) NUnit
4 11 (1.22%) TeamCity
4 11 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.22%) Selenium
5 8 (0.88%) Eclipse
6 7 (0.77%) Maven
7 6 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.66%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.55%) IntelliJ
8 5 (0.55%) jMock
9 4 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.44%) Grunt
10 3 (0.33%) Gradle
10 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 423 (46.79%) Front Office
2 378 (41.81%) Banking
3 327 (36.17%) Finance
4 262 (28.98%) Investment Banking
5 57 (6.31%) Back Office
6 29 (3.21%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.00%) Legal
8 7 (0.77%) Retail
9 5 (0.55%) Games
10 4 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (0.44%) Publishing
11 3 (0.33%) Advertising
11 3 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.33%) Marketing
12 1 (0.11%) Law
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 398 (44.03%) Developer
2 269 (29.76%) Analyst
3 148 (16.37%) Business Analyst
4 144 (15.93%) Java Developer
5 86 (9.51%) C# Developer
6 50 (5.53%) Support Analyst
6 50 (5.53%) C++ Developer
7 49 (5.42%) Project Manager
8 44 (4.87%) Applications Support
9 43 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 33 (3.65%) SQL Developer
11 25 (2.77%) Front Office Developer
12 24 (2.65%) Test Analyst
13 23 (2.54%) Quantitative Developer
14 22 (2.43%) Python Developer
14 22 (2.43%) VBA Developer
14 22 (2.43%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (2.43%) Senior Analyst
15 20 (2.21%) Data Analyst
16 19 (2.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (11.84%) .NET
2 91 (10.07%) XML
3 53 (5.86%) Rendezvous
4 52 (5.75%) WPF
5 48 (5.31%) Spring
6 43 (4.76%) HTML
7 42 (4.65%) WCF
8 37 (4.09%) Middleware
9 36 (3.98%) STL
10 34 (3.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 28 (3.10%) HTML5
12 26 (2.88%) Hibernate
13 24 (2.65%) Web Services
13 24 (2.65%) FpML
14 22 (2.43%) FIX Protocol
15 17 (1.88%) JMS
16 16 (1.77%) RESTful
17 15 (1.66%) WinForms
17 15 (1.66%) CSS
17 15 (1.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 305 (33.74%) Derivative
2 221 (24.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 136 (15.04%) Equities
4 74 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (6.19%) Credit Derivative
6 39 (4.31%) Computer Science
7 30 (3.32%) Credit Risk
8 29 (3.21%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 26 (2.88%) Equity Derivative
10 26 (2.88%) Reference Data
11 24 (2.65%) Hedge funds
12 22 (2.43%) Market Risk
13 21 (2.32%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.77%) Grid Computing
15 9 (1.00%) Algorithms
16 8 (0.88%) Economics
16 8 (0.88%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.88%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.77%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 170 (18.81%) UNIX
2 110 (12.17%) Linux
3 109 (12.06%) Windows
4 27 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (1.99%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (0.66%) Solaris
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.22%) SUSE
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (13.50%) Multithreading
3 116 (12.83%) Low Latency
4 91 (10.07%) Electronic Trading
5 86 (9.51%) Asset Management
6 82 (9.07%) TDD
7 68 (7.52%) Business Analysis
8 64 (7.08%) Project Management
9 61 (6.75%) Risk Management
9 61 (6.75%) Analytics
10 54 (5.97%) Investment Management
11 46 (5.09%) Data Analysis
12 45 (4.98%) OO
13 44 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 43 (4.76%) Migration
15 42 (4.65%) Change Management
16 41 (4.54%) Stakeholder Management
17 38 (4.20%) Fund Management
18 36 (3.98%) Portfolio Management
19 33 (3.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 347 (38.38%) SQL
2 231 (25.55%) Java
3 200 (22.12%) C#
4 140 (15.49%) C++
5 98 (10.84%) Python
6 71 (7.85%) VBA
7 55 (6.08%) Perl
8 32 (3.54%) JavaScript
9 25 (2.77%) PL/SQL
10 18 (1.99%) VC++
11 16 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.44%) Scala
13 10 (1.11%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.00%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.88%) C
16 7 (0.77%) VB
17 6 (0.66%) Korn
18 5 (0.55%) XAML
19 4 (0.44%) PowerShell
20 3 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 85 (9.40%) Degree
2 12 (1.33%) ISEB
3 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.44%) CFA
4 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.44%) CISSP
5 3 (0.33%) PhD
5 3 (0.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.33%) MCSE
6 2 (0.22%) GCIA
6 2 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.22%) GIAC
6 2 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.22%) CISA
6 2 (0.22%) CNA
6 2 (0.22%) Novell Certification
7 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.11%) MCP
7 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.09%) EMIR
2 33 (3.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 31 (3.43%) QA
4 8 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.44%) Basel II
7 2 (0.22%) MiFID
7 2 (0.22%) Basel III
7 2 (0.22%) UCITS
8 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
System Software
1 9 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.22%) NFS
4 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 21 (2.32%) ITRS Geneos
2 19 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.66%) Control-M
4 4 (0.44%) BladeLogic
4 4 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.22%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
5 2 (0.22%) Puppet
6 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 148 (16.37%) Oracle
2 89 (9.85%) TIBCO
3 67 (7.41%) Sybase
4 60 (6.64%) Microsoft
5 56 (6.19%) ION Trading
6 47 (5.20%) Reuters
7 37 (4.09%) Bloomberg
8 30 (3.32%) MarketAxess
9 28 (3.10%) Red Hat
10 23 (2.54%) eSpeed
10 23 (2.54%) Charles River
10 23 (2.54%) thinkFolio
11 19 (2.10%) Murex
12 17 (1.88%) Tableau
13 12 (1.33%) DataSynapse
14 11 (1.22%) HP
15 10 (1.11%) Fidessa
15 10 (1.11%) Tradeweb
16 9 (1.00%) Calypso
16 9 (1.00%) GoldenSource
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £15 - £23 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £625 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £580 - £610 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £451550 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago