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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grid Computing
Rank 405 368 385
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +17
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 23 65 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.75% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 54 30
Median daily rate £550 £600 £594
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +1.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Grid Computing
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
8161 8707 8950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.81% 36.94% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5747 6121 6044
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 170 170
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +31 2 £610 +0.61% 1
Grid Computing
England

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 30 (73.17%) C#
2 21 (51.22%) Derivative
3 20 (48.78%) TDD
4 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (41.46%) Finance
6 14 (34.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (29.27%) C++
7 12 (29.27%) Java
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle
8 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
8 11 (26.83%) Fixed Income
9 10 (24.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 10 (24.39%) DataSynapse
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle Coherence
10 9 (21.95%) Monte Carlo Method
10 9 (21.95%) Quantitative Finance
11 8 (19.51%) Performance Optimisation
11 8 (19.51%) RESTful
11 8 (19.51%) Banking
11 8 (19.51%) .NET
12 7 (17.07%) XML
12 7 (17.07%) Linux
12 7 (17.07%) Windows
12 7 (17.07%) Apache
12 7 (17.07%) SOA
12 7 (17.07%) HTTP
12 7 (17.07%) Credit Derivative
12 7 (17.07%) Big Data
12 7 (17.07%) DevOps

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 9 (21.95%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (17.07%) Apache
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) PaaS
2 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) DDNS
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) SMTP
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) Big Data
3 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.44%) Impala
6 1 (2.44%) Mahout
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.88%) VisualVM
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Front Office
3 5 (12.20%) International Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) C# Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Grid Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Agile C# Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Analyst
5 9 (21.95%) C++ Developer
5 9 (21.95%) C++/C# Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Qualitative Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Quantitative Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Cassandra Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Database Developer
8 5 (12.20%) MongoDB Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Consultant
10 2 (4.88%) Quantitative Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
1 8 (19.51%) RESTful
2 7 (17.07%) XML
3 5 (12.20%) Kafka
3 5 (12.20%) Middleware
3 5 (12.20%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (12.20%) REST
3 5 (12.20%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (12.20%) Ultra Messaging
3 5 (12.20%) XSD
4 4 (9.76%) Spring
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
6 2 (4.88%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.88%) J2EE
6 2 (4.88%) JMS
6 2 (4.88%) JMX
6 2 (4.88%) WCF
6 2 (4.88%) WF
7 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.44%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Derivative
2 14 (34.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (26.83%) Fixed Income
4 10 (24.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 7 (17.07%) Credit Derivative
6 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
7 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.76%) Statistics
8 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
9 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (4.88%) Clustering
9 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
9 2 (4.88%) Market Risk
9 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
10 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) TDD
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
4 9 (21.95%) Monte Carlo Method
4 9 (21.95%) Quantitative Finance
5 8 (19.51%) Performance Optimisation
6 7 (17.07%) DevOps
6 7 (17.07%) SOA
7 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.20%) OO
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) SDLC
7 5 (12.20%) UML
8 4 (9.76%) Numerical Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Pair Programming
8 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.88%) Change Management
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) C++
2 12 (29.27%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) C
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) PhD
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.44%) HDFS
3 1 (2.44%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Cacti
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) Oozie
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) DataSynapse
3 6 (14.63%) TIBCO
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) F5
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.44%) Cognos
6 1 (2.44%) Dynatrace
6 1 (2.44%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.44%) MapR
6 1 (2.44%) Sun
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