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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 346 355 333
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 63 69 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.76% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 61 42
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£600 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £382 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £370
% change year-on-year
- +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8046 9026 7898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.90% 37.21% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5780 6286 5484
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 165 206
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.67 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Grid Computing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +9 19 £588 -6.00%
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Grid Computing
England

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 73 (62.39%) C++
2 72 (61.54%) C#
3 50 (42.74%) Finance
4 48 (41.03%) Banking
5 47 (40.17%) .NET
6 46 (39.32%) SQL
7 43 (36.75%) Oracle
8 37 (31.62%) Multithreading
9 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (27.35%) Java
11 29 (24.79%) Derivative
11 29 (24.79%) Analytics
12 24 (20.51%) Front Office
12 24 (20.51%) Linux
13 23 (19.66%) Fixed Income
14 22 (18.80%) Windows
15 21 (17.95%) Investment Banking
16 20 (17.09%) STL
16 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
16 20 (17.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 19 (16.24%) Risk Analysis
17 19 (16.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 18 (15.38%) XML
18 18 (15.38%) Python
19 17 (14.53%) DataSynapse
19 17 (14.53%) Performance Tuning
20 16 (13.68%) Low Latency
21 14 (11.97%) Electronic Trading
21 14 (11.97%) Degree
21 14 (11.97%) FIX Protocol

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.55%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
1 12 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 12 (10.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) NAS
1 2 (1.71%) SAN
2 1 (0.85%) SMTP
2 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.85%) FTP
2 1 (0.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) SNMP
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.56%) Big Data
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.71%) OLAP
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.42%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.85%) Maven
4 1 (0.85%) Hudson
4 1 (0.85%) Mockito
4 1 (0.85%) ANTLR
4 1 (0.85%) jMock
4 1 (0.85%) yacc
General
1 50 (42.74%) Finance
2 48 (41.03%) Banking
3 24 (20.51%) Front Office
4 21 (17.95%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (81.20%) Developer
2 43 (36.75%) C++ Developer
3 28 (23.93%) C# Developer
4 22 (18.80%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Technical Leader
5 11 (9.40%) Lead Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Technical Developer
6 10 (8.55%) C++/C# Developer
7 9 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Quantitative Developer
10 5 (4.27%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.42%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Architect
12 3 (2.56%) Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Technical Architect
12 3 (2.56%) Python Developer
13 2 (1.71%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (40.17%) .NET
2 20 (17.09%) STL
2 20 (17.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 18 (15.38%) XML
4 14 (11.97%) FIX Protocol
5 13 (11.11%) WCF
6 6 (5.13%) WPF
7 5 (4.27%) Spring
7 5 (4.27%) Middleware
7 5 (4.27%) WF
8 4 (3.42%) J2EE
8 4 (3.42%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.56%) HTML
9 3 (2.56%) HTML5
10 2 (1.71%) JSON
10 2 (1.71%) jQuery
10 2 (1.71%) RESTful
10 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.71%) AppFabric
10 2 (1.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.79%) Derivative
2 23 (19.66%) Fixed Income
3 19 (16.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 14 (11.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (11.11%) Credit Risk
6 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
7 7 (5.98%) Market Risk
7 7 (5.98%) Open Source
8 6 (5.13%) N-Tier
9 5 (4.27%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
10 4 (3.42%) Clustering
11 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (2.56%) Visualisation
11 3 (2.56%) Physics
12 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.85%) Replication
12 1 (0.85%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) Linux
2 22 (18.80%) Windows
3 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 8 (6.84%) UNIX
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Multithreading
2 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (24.79%) Analytics
4 19 (16.24%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (14.53%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (13.68%) Low Latency
7 14 (11.97%) Electronic Trading
8 12 (10.26%) Project Planning
9 11 (9.40%) OO
10 10 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.55%) Functional Programming
10 10 (8.55%) TDD
11 9 (7.69%) Scrum
12 8 (6.84%) Risk Management
13 7 (5.98%) Greeks
14 6 (5.13%) Risk Analytics
15 5 (4.27%) OOP
15 5 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (4.27%) Release Management
16 4 (3.42%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 73 (62.39%) C++
2 72 (61.54%) C#
3 46 (39.32%) SQL
4 32 (27.35%) Java
5 18 (15.38%) Python
6 14 (11.97%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.71%) C++/CLI
7 2 (1.71%) Scala
7 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.71%) Perl
8 1 (0.85%) VBScript
8 1 (0.85%) VB
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) F#
8 1 (0.85%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) MCP
3 1 (0.85%) MCSE
3 1 (0.85%) MCSA
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.85%) NCDA
3 1 (0.85%) NCIE
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Platform Symphony
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) logstash
1 7 (5.98%) Kibana
2 2 (1.71%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle
2 20 (17.09%) Microsoft
3 17 (14.53%) DataSynapse
4 8 (6.84%) Sybase
5 3 (2.56%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.71%) Vertica
6 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.71%) Sun
6 2 (1.71%) Reuters
6 2 (1.71%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.85%) Netezza
7 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.85%) HP
7 1 (0.85%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) NetApp
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