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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grid Computing
England / London
Rank 389 363 374
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 18 53 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.73% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 47 28
Median daily rate £638 £600 £594
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £584
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £313
% change year-on-year
- +44.00%
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
6570 7252 7406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.00% 34.37% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4550 5083 5142
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 £308 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 119 141
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.10 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -21 2 - - 3
Canary Wharf - 2 £650 -
Grid Computing
England

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 42 (65.63%) Java
2 30 (46.88%) Finance
3 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.75%) Banking
4 24 (37.50%) Scala
5 22 (34.38%) DevOps
6 20 (31.25%) Big Data
6 20 (31.25%) Scrum
7 19 (29.69%) Risk Management
7 19 (29.69%) Derivative
8 16 (25.00%) DataSynapse
8 16 (25.00%) C#
8 16 (25.00%) Oracle
9 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
9 15 (23.44%) C++
9 15 (23.44%) Windows
9 15 (23.44%) Front Office
9 15 (23.44%) Degree
10 14 (21.88%) Multithreading
11 13 (20.31%) Python
11 13 (20.31%) SQL
12 12 (18.75%) Unix
12 12 (18.75%) Visualisation
12 12 (18.75%) Apache Spark
12 12 (18.75%) SDLC
13 11 (17.19%) Apache Avro
13 11 (17.19%) Web Services
13 11 (17.19%) Perl
13 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
13 11 (17.19%) Fixed Income

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 16 (25.00%) DataSynapse
2 12 (18.75%) Apache Spark
3 8 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (6.25%) Apache
5 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.56%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (1.56%) SAS
8 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) Anycast
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) Big Data
2 15 (23.44%) Hadoop
3 10 (15.63%) Apache Hive
4 9 (14.06%) HBase
5 8 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (12.50%) Impala
5 8 (12.50%) QlikView
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.13%) Hazelcast
9 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.56%) DB2
10 1 (1.56%) Mahout
10 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) ClearCase
1 6 (9.38%) CruiseControl
1 6 (9.38%) NUnit
1 6 (9.38%) Subversion
1 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) EasyMock
3 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
3 4 (6.25%) JUnit
3 4 (6.25%) Mockito
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) JConsole
4 1 (1.56%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.56%) RSpec
4 1 (1.56%) VisualVM
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 28 (43.75%) Banking
3 15 (23.44%) Front Office
4 10 (15.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.13%) Law
6 2 (3.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (81.25%) Developer
2 29 (45.31%) Java Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Credit Risk Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Credit Risk Java Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.94%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.94%) C++ Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Python Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Grid Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Real Time Developer
11 2 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Apache Avro
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
2 9 (14.06%) Spring
3 8 (12.50%) REST
3 8 (12.50%) XML
4 6 (9.38%) Kafka
5 5 (7.81%) .NET
5 5 (7.81%) Middleware
6 3 (4.69%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (4.69%) HTML
6 3 (4.69%) JSON
6 3 (4.69%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.69%) SOAP
6 3 (4.69%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (3.13%) Akka
7 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.13%) HTML5
7 2 (3.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Derivative
2 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.19%) Fixed Income
3 10 (15.63%) Credit Risk
4 8 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 4 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (6.25%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (4.69%) Market Risk
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Unix
3 9 (14.06%) Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.38%) DevOps
3 20 (31.25%) Scrum
4 19 (29.69%) Risk Management
5 14 (21.88%) Multithreading
6 12 (18.75%) SDLC
6 12 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.06%) TDD
9 8 (12.50%) API Design
9 8 (12.50%) Data Architecture
9 8 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (10.94%) Analytics
10 7 (10.94%) OO
10 7 (10.94%) Planning and Forecasting
10 7 (10.94%) Project Management
10 7 (10.94%) Stress Testing
10 7 (10.94%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (9.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (65.63%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) Scala
3 16 (25.00%) C#
4 15 (23.44%) C++
5 13 (20.31%) Python
5 13 (20.31%) SQL
6 11 (17.19%) Perl
7 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.25%) AWK
9 2 (3.13%) Haskell
9 2 (3.13%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) C
10 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.56%) R
10 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) CFA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) HDFS
2 1 (1.56%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Oozie
2 3 (4.69%) Control-M
2 3 (4.69%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
4 1 (1.56%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.56%) Kibana
4 1 (1.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) Cloudera
3 6 (9.38%) TIBCO
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Bloomberg
5 3 (4.69%) Reuters
5 3 (4.69%) Splunk
6 1 (1.56%) Google
6 1 (1.56%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.56%) MapR
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Sophis
6 1 (1.56%) Sybase