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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 126 113 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -44
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 425 464 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.81% 1.97% 2.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.03% 5.27% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 389 583
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£575 £575 £575
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £698
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
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
8441 8801 9418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.96% 37.42% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5888 5939 6359
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 165 205
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.04 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 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 31 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 -29 115 £575 - 37
Docklands, London - 4 £584 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £460 -
Fixed Income
England

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 395 (42.75%) Finance
2 375 (40.58%) Banking
3 359 (38.85%) Front Office
4 334 (36.15%) SQL
5 288 (31.17%) Derivative
6 283 (30.63%) Investment Banking
7 252 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 223 (24.13%) Equities
9 206 (22.29%) Java
10 197 (21.32%) C#
11 149 (16.13%) C++
12 146 (15.80%) Agile Software Development
13 142 (15.37%) Oracle
14 140 (15.15%) SQL Server
15 132 (14.29%) .NET
16 129 (13.96%) Business Analysis
17 119 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
18 111 (12.01%) UNIX
19 109 (11.80%) Asset Management
20 106 (11.47%) Python
21 104 (11.26%) Linux
22 95 (10.28%) Windows
23 83 (8.98%) VBA
24 80 (8.66%) Electronic Trading
25 79 (8.55%) Microsoft
25 79 (8.55%) Project Management
26 73 (7.90%) Risk Management
27 70 (7.58%) Degree
28 66 (7.14%) Multithreading
29 65 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (2.81%) Apache
2 24 (2.60%) IIS
3 22 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.52%) MTS
5 11 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 11 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (0.76%) nginx
6 7 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.22%) Node.js
10 2 (0.22%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.22%) SmartSockets
10 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 58 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.73%) MS Office
4 15 (1.62%) MS Project
5 5 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 48 (5.19%) ION MarketView
2 32 (3.46%) thinkFolio
3 15 (1.62%) SimCorp Dimension
3 15 (1.62%) Markit EDM
4 14 (1.52%) LatentZero
5 9 (0.97%) Front Arena
5 9 (0.97%) RMDS
6 6 (0.65%) Sentinel
6 6 (0.65%) Eagle PACE
7 5 (0.54%) HiPortfolio
8 4 (0.43%) Tesseract
8 4 (0.43%) Minerva
8 4 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
8 4 (0.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 2 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.22%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.22%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.19%) Firewall
2 13 (1.41%) Multicast
2 13 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.87%) VPN
3 8 (0.87%) Kerberos
4 7 (0.76%) LAN
5 6 (0.65%) Internet
6 5 (0.54%) WAN
6 5 (0.54%) HTTP
7 4 (0.43%) Intranet
8 3 (0.32%) LDAP
8 3 (0.32%) FTP
8 3 (0.32%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.19%) Oracle Database
3 45 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (2.81%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.16%) MS Access
8 19 (2.06%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (1.73%) Big Data
12 13 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (1.19%) Data Mining
13 11 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.08%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.97%) MySQL
15 9 (0.97%) QlikView
16 6 (0.65%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 48 (5.19%) Subversion
2 40 (4.33%) Git (software)
3 34 (3.68%) JIRA
4 32 (3.46%) Visual Studio
5 28 (3.03%) Gradle
6 24 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 24 (2.60%) Maven
7 23 (2.49%) Ant
8 22 (2.38%) TeamCity
9 20 (2.16%) MSBuild
10 19 (2.06%) Mercurial
10 19 (2.06%) NUnit
11 8 (0.87%) JUnit
11 8 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.76%) Selenium
12 7 (0.76%) HP UFT
12 7 (0.76%) Grunt
12 7 (0.76%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.65%) CppUnit
13 6 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 395 (42.75%) Finance
2 375 (40.58%) Banking
3 359 (38.85%) Front Office
4 283 (30.63%) Investment Banking
5 63 (6.82%) Back Office
6 45 (4.87%) Financial Institution
7 24 (2.60%) Legal
8 23 (2.49%) Retail
9 10 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (0.76%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.43%) French Language
11 4 (0.43%) Marketing
11 4 (0.43%) Advertising
12 2 (0.22%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Law
13 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 365 (39.50%) Analyst
2 347 (37.55%) Developer
3 200 (21.65%) Business Analyst
4 99 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 72 (7.79%) C++ Developer
6 71 (7.68%) Java Developer
7 70 (7.58%) Applications Support
8 65 (7.03%) Project Manager
9 63 (6.82%) Support Analyst
10 46 (4.98%) Senior Developer
11 40 (4.33%) Applications Support Analyst
12 38 (4.11%) Data Analyst
13 33 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
14 29 (3.14%) SQL Developer
15 28 (3.03%) C++/C# Developer
16 24 (2.60%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 23 (2.49%) Technical Analyst
18 21 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
19 19 (2.06%) WPF Developer
20 18 (1.95%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (14.29%) .NET
2 60 (6.49%) WPF
3 56 (6.06%) XML
4 48 (5.19%) WCF
5 44 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
5 44 (4.76%) Middleware
6 36 (3.90%) Web Services
7 33 (3.57%) STL
8 32 (3.46%) Rendezvous
8 32 (3.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 27 (2.92%) HTML
10 19 (2.06%) Django
11 18 (1.95%) HTML5
11 18 (1.95%) RESTful
12 15 (1.62%) AngularJS
12 15 (1.62%) WinForms
12 15 (1.62%) Spring
13 14 (1.52%) CSS
14 12 (1.30%) ASP.NET
14 12 (1.30%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 288 (31.17%) Derivative
2 252 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 223 (24.13%) Equities
4 119 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (4.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 27 (2.92%) Equity Derivative
6 27 (2.92%) Hedge funds
7 24 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.49%) Credit Derivative
9 22 (2.38%) Reference Data
10 19 (2.06%) Computer Science
11 18 (1.95%) Credit Risk
12 17 (1.84%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.84%) Grid Computing
13 16 (1.73%) Market Risk
13 16 (1.73%) SWIFT
14 14 (1.52%) Contract for Difference
14 14 (1.52%) Data Structures
15 12 (1.30%) Visualisation
16 9 (0.97%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 111 (12.01%) UNIX
2 104 (11.26%) Linux
3 95 (10.28%) Windows
4 32 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.32%) Solaris
5 3 (0.32%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) VMS
7 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (15.80%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (13.96%) Business Analysis
3 109 (11.80%) Asset Management
4 80 (8.66%) Electronic Trading
5 79 (8.55%) Project Management
6 73 (7.90%) Risk Management
7 66 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 65 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (6.49%) Low Latency
10 57 (6.17%) Investment Management
11 55 (5.95%) Analytics
12 53 (5.74%) OO
13 50 (5.41%) Change Management
14 45 (4.87%) Data Analysis
14 45 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
15 44 (4.76%) Scrum
15 44 (4.76%) TDD
16 43 (4.65%) Unit Testing
17 42 (4.55%) SDLC
18 41 (4.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 334 (36.15%) SQL
2 206 (22.29%) Java
3 197 (21.32%) C#
4 149 (16.13%) C++
5 106 (11.47%) Python
6 83 (8.98%) VBA
7 57 (6.17%) Perl
8 30 (3.25%) JavaScript
9 24 (2.60%) Scala
10 20 (2.16%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.16%) Shell Script
11 18 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 17 (1.84%) C
13 16 (1.73%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.76%) Korn
15 7 (0.76%) VB
16 6 (0.65%) R
17 4 (0.43%) XAML
17 4 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (7.58%) Degree
2 10 (1.08%) ISEB
3 8 (0.87%) CISSP
3 8 (0.87%) CISA
3 8 (0.87%) CISM
4 7 (0.76%) CFA
5 5 (0.54%) IIBA
5 5 (0.54%) CBAP
5 5 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.43%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 4 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (0.43%) PMP
7 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.22%) PhD
8 2 (0.22%) CIMA
8 2 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.22%) CRISC
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.11%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.00%) QA
2 36 (3.90%) EMIR
3 32 (3.46%) Dodd-Frank
4 31 (3.35%) MiFID
5 9 (0.97%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.97%) FATCA
6 6 (0.65%) CRD IV
6 6 (0.65%) COREP
7 5 (0.54%) AIFMD
7 5 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.43%) Basel III
9 3 (0.32%) SLA
10 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 9 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.32%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (3.90%) ITRS Geneos
2 22 (2.38%) BladeLogic
3 19 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.87%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.54%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.43%) Control-M
7 2 (0.22%) Netcool
7 2 (0.22%) OpenView
7 2 (0.22%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.22%) Puppet
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 142 (15.37%) Oracle
2 79 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 54 (5.84%) ION Trading
4 47 (5.09%) Sybase
5 41 (4.44%) TIBCO
6 33 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 33 (3.57%) Bloomberg
7 25 (2.71%) Charles River
7 25 (2.71%) Murex
8 22 (2.38%) HP
9 19 (2.06%) Reuters
10 18 (1.95%) eSpeed
11 16 (1.73%) Tradeweb
11 16 (1.73%) Splunk
11 16 (1.73%) Tableau
12 15 (1.62%) SimCorp
13 13 (1.41%) Alteryx
14 12 (1.30%) MarketAxess
14 12 (1.30%) SunGard
15 10 (1.08%) CA
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £650 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £540 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day + ++ Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £625.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago