The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grid Computing
England / London
Rank 368 348 350
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 40 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.86% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 52 46
Median daily rate £600 £600 £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £566
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7003 7424 7453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.00% 35.96% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4813 5137 5225
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 138 150
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.06 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Grid Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Grid Computing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Grid Computing Daily Rate Trend in London

Grid Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Grid Computing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Grid Computing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Grid Computing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Grid Computing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 8 £390 -35.00%
Canary Wharf +3 4 £650 -
Docklands, London -4 2 - -
Grid Computing
England

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grid Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Grid Computing.

1 44 (66.67%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) Finance
3 29 (43.94%) Banking
4 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (34.85%) Scala
6 20 (30.30%) DevOps
6 20 (30.30%) Risk Management
7 19 (28.79%) Scrum
7 19 (28.79%) Windows
7 19 (28.79%) Big Data
7 19 (28.79%) Derivative
8 18 (27.27%) Oracle
9 17 (25.76%) C++
9 17 (25.76%) Front Office
10 16 (24.24%) SQL
10 16 (24.24%) Unix
10 16 (24.24%) DataSynapse
11 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
11 15 (22.73%) Perl
12 14 (21.21%) C#
12 14 (21.21%) Web Services
12 14 (21.21%) Hadoop
13 13 (19.70%) Linux
13 13 (19.70%) Python
13 13 (19.70%) Fixed Income
14 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
14 12 (18.18%) Degree
14 12 (18.18%) SDLC
15 11 (16.67%) Apache Spark
15 11 (16.67%) Computer Science

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.12%) Apache Solr
3 5 (7.58%) Apache
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (3.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.52%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.52%) SAS
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) DDNS
2 2 (3.03%) DHCP
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) LDAP
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) Big Data
2 14 (21.21%) Hadoop
3 9 (13.64%) Apache Hive
3 9 (13.64%) HBase
4 8 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (12.12%) Impala
4 8 (12.12%) QlikView
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.03%) DB2
8 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.52%) Hazelcast
9 1 (1.52%) Mahout
9 1 (1.52%) MySQL
9 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.52%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 6 (9.09%) CruiseControl
1 6 (9.09%) NUnit
1 6 (9.09%) Subversion
1 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.06%) EasyMock
3 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.06%) IntelliJ
3 4 (6.06%) JIRA
3 4 (6.06%) JUnit
3 4 (6.06%) Mockito
4 2 (3.03%) VisualVM
5 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.52%) JConsole
5 1 (1.52%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.52%) RSpec
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 29 (43.94%) Banking
3 17 (25.76%) Front Office
4 10 (15.15%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.03%) Law
6 2 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (78.79%) Developer
2 27 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Scala Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C++ Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Hadoop Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Java Scala Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Credit Risk Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Credit Risk Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Python Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Grid Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Quantitative Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) Web Services
2 10 (15.15%) XML
3 9 (13.64%) Spring
4 8 (12.12%) Apache Avro
4 8 (12.12%) Middleware
4 8 (12.12%) REST
5 4 (6.06%) ELK Stack
6 3 (4.55%) .NET
6 3 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (4.55%) HTML
6 3 (4.55%) J2EE
6 3 (4.55%) Kafka
6 3 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.55%) SOAP
6 3 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.03%) CSS
7 2 (3.03%) HTML5
7 2 (3.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Derivative
2 13 (19.70%) Fixed Income
3 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (15.15%) Credit Risk
6 8 (12.12%) N-Tier
7 4 (6.06%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (6.06%) Market Risk
8 3 (4.55%) Clustering
8 3 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (4.55%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (4.55%) Statistics
9 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
9 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 16 (24.24%) Unix
3 13 (19.70%) Linux
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) Solaris
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) AIX
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) DevOps
2 20 (30.30%) Risk Management
3 19 (28.79%) Scrum
4 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
5 12 (18.18%) SDLC
6 10 (15.15%) Analytics
6 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.12%) API Design
8 8 (12.12%) Data Architecture
8 8 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (12.12%) OO
8 8 (12.12%) Project Management
9 7 (10.61%) Planning and Forecasting
9 7 (10.61%) Stress Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (9.09%) BDD
10 6 (9.09%) TDD
10 6 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) Java
2 23 (34.85%) Scala
3 17 (25.76%) C++
4 16 (24.24%) SQL
5 15 (22.73%) Perl
6 14 (21.21%) C#
7 13 (19.70%) Python
8 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.06%) AWK
10 3 (4.55%) C
11 2 (3.03%) Ruby
12 1 (1.52%) Haskell
12 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.52%) R
12 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) HDFS
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.52%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Oozie
2 4 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (6.06%) Puppet
3 3 (4.55%) Ansible
3 3 (4.55%) Control-M
4 2 (3.03%) Ganglia
4 2 (3.03%) Kibana
4 2 (3.03%) logstash
5 1 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.52%) OpenView
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle
2 16 (24.24%) DataSynapse
3 8 (12.12%) Cloudera
4 7 (10.61%) TIBCO
5 4 (6.06%) Splunk
6 3 (4.55%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.55%) Reuters
7 2 (3.03%) F5
7 2 (3.03%) IBM
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.03%) Sun
8 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.52%) BEA
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
8 1 (1.52%) EMC
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) MapR
8 1 (1.52%) Opsware
8 1 (1.52%) Qualys
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