The table below looks at the statistics for Greeks skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Greeks over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Greeks
Rank 377 375 343
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Contract jobs citing Greeks 25 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 33
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£581 £588 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Greeks
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16791 17576 15878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.53% 78.45% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11824 12256 11182
Average daily rate £450 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 237 215
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Greeks
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Greeks across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Greeks Jobs Demand Trend in London

Greeks
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Greeks Daily Rate Trend in London

Greeks
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Greeks across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Greeks Daily Rate Histogram in London

Greeks
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Greeks Hourly Rate Trend in London

Greeks
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 Greeks within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +14 14 £600 - 1
Greeks
England

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 35 (61.40%) Front Office
2 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) Banking
3 30 (52.63%) Java
4 29 (50.88%) Investment Banking
5 24 (42.11%) Finance
6 20 (35.09%) Derivative
7 19 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 17 (29.82%) Risk Management
8 17 (29.82%) C#
8 17 (29.82%) VBA
9 14 (24.56%) Market Risk
10 13 (22.81%) .NET
10 13 (22.81%) Python
10 13 (22.81%) OO
11 11 (19.30%) TDD
11 11 (19.30%) Equities
11 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
12 10 (17.54%) OOP
12 10 (17.54%) Fixed Income
12 10 (17.54%) Credit Derivative
13 9 (15.79%) Degree
13 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
13 9 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (14.04%) RAD
14 8 (14.04%) XML
14 8 (14.04%) FpML
15 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (12.28%) Stress Testing
15 7 (12.28%) Analytics

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Greeks 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 Greeks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Office
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.02%) Big Data
1 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Impala
4 1 (1.75%) QlikView
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.75%) HBase
4 1 (1.75%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Mocha
1 3 (5.26%) Sinon.JS
1 3 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (3.51%) Ant
2 2 (3.51%) Maven
General
1 35 (61.40%) Front Office
2 31 (54.39%) Banking
3 29 (50.88%) Investment Banking
4 24 (42.11%) Finance
5 6 (10.53%) Law
5 6 (10.53%) French Language
6 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) Analyst
3 18 (31.58%) Business Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Python Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
6 10 (17.54%) Senior Developer
6 10 (17.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Banking Business Analyst
8 7 (12.28%) Excel Developer
9 6 (10.53%) RAD Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Market Risk Analyst
10 5 (8.77%) Market Risk Business Analyst
11 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
12 3 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
12 3 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
12 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
13 2 (3.51%) VBA Developer
13 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) XML
2 8 (14.04%) FpML
3 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 3 (5.26%) HTML5
5 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.26%) Akka
5 3 (5.26%) D3.js
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.51%) Web Services
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE
6 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.51%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) WCF
6 2 (3.51%) WPF
6 2 (3.51%) Rendezvous
6 2 (3.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Derivative
2 14 (24.56%) Market Risk
3 11 (19.30%) Equities
4 10 (17.54%) Credit Derivative
4 10 (17.54%) Fixed Income
5 9 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (7.02%) Credit Risk
7 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (3.51%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.51%) Economics
9 1 (1.75%) Replication
9 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) UNIX
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 17 (29.82%) Risk Management
3 13 (22.81%) OO
4 11 (19.30%) TDD
5 10 (17.54%) OOP
6 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 8 (14.04%) RAD
8 7 (12.28%) Stress Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.28%) Analytics
9 6 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.77%) Quantitative Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) Monte Carlo Method
10 5 (8.77%) MVC
10 5 (8.77%) BDD
11 4 (7.02%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (7.02%) Low Latency
11 4 (7.02%) Scrum
11 4 (7.02%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 30 (52.63%) Java
3 17 (29.82%) C#
3 17 (29.82%) VBA
4 13 (22.81%) Python
5 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.02%) C
6 4 (7.02%) ECMAScript
7 3 (5.26%) Scala
8 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.51%) Groovy
8 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Golang
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
1 2 (3.51%) Basel III
2 1 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
2 2 (3.51%) Reuters
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle