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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Greeks
Rank 375 385 343
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Contract jobs citing Greeks 36 40 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.20% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 69
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£575 £550 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate - £725 -
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
19067 19570 19492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.68% 77.50% 75.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13577 13700 13196
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 231 364
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -36.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.45 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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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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 +16 10 £600 +9.09% 1
Greeks
England

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 36 (55.38%) Front Office
2 33 (50.77%) C#
3 28 (43.08%) Fixed Income
4 27 (41.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (38.46%) SQL
6 21 (32.31%) .NET
6 21 (32.31%) Banking
7 17 (26.15%) Investment Banking
8 16 (24.62%) C++
9 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
10 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
10 14 (21.54%) Market Risk
11 13 (20.00%) Derivative
12 12 (18.46%) WCF
12 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
13 11 (16.92%) Finance
13 11 (16.92%) Java
13 11 (16.92%) Oracle
13 11 (16.92%) OO
13 11 (16.92%) WPF
14 10 (15.38%) OOP
14 10 (15.38%) Grid Computing
15 9 (13.85%) MDX
16 8 (12.31%) Low Latency
16 8 (12.31%) TDD
16 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
17 7 (10.77%) OLAP
17 7 (10.77%) Equities
17 7 (10.77%) MVVM
18 6 (9.23%) Scala

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (4.62%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) OLAP
3 5 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.69%) Big Data
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.54%) Gradle
2 1 (1.54%) JUnit
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 36 (55.38%) Front Office
2 21 (32.31%) Banking
3 17 (26.15%) Investment Banking
4 11 (16.92%) Finance
5 1 (1.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) C# Developer
3 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.31%) C++ Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Front Office Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Analyst
10 5 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Market Risk Business Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Development Manager
11 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Market Risk Analyst
12 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (4.62%) VBA Developer
12 3 (4.62%) Excel Developer
12 3 (4.62%) Excel VBA Developer
13 2 (3.08%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) WCF
3 11 (16.92%) WPF
4 9 (13.85%) MDX
5 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.15%) HTML
6 4 (6.15%) jQuery
6 4 (6.15%) HTML5
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.62%) Rendezvous
8 2 (3.08%) Middleware
8 2 (3.08%) WinForms
8 2 (3.08%) STL
8 2 (3.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.54%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.54%) LINQ
9 1 (1.54%) XML
9 1 (1.54%) Spring
9 1 (1.54%) Restlet
9 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Fixed Income
2 27 (41.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (21.54%) Market Risk
4 13 (20.00%) Derivative
5 10 (15.38%) Grid Computing
6 7 (10.77%) Equities
7 6 (9.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (7.69%) Credit Risk
9 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
2 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
3 11 (16.92%) OO
4 10 (15.38%) OOP
5 8 (12.31%) TDD
5 8 (12.31%) Low Latency
6 7 (10.77%) MVVM
7 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.15%) MVC
9 3 (4.62%) Project Management
9 3 (4.62%) Validation
9 3 (4.62%) Scrum
9 3 (4.62%) BDD
9 3 (4.62%) Analytics
9 3 (4.62%) Use Case
9 3 (4.62%) Stress Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.08%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) C#
2 25 (38.46%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) C++
4 11 (16.92%) Java
5 6 (9.23%) Scala
6 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.62%) VBA
7 3 (4.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) MCSD
2 2 (3.08%) MCSE
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) PMP
3 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.62%) DataSynapse
3 3 (4.62%) Cognos
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.08%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.54%) Sybase
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