The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 275 334 232
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -102
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 164 112 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.47% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 1.28% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 74 64
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £351 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £718 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £200 £333
% change year-on-year
+143.75% -39.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Hedge funds
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
8278 8782 9186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.46% 37.14% 37.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5830 6087 6125
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 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 160 184
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.60 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% +13.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.09 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hedge funds
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Hedge funds Daily Rate Trend in London

Hedge funds
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Hedge funds Daily Rate Histogram in London

Hedge funds
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hedge funds Hourly Rate Trend in London

Hedge funds
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 Hedge funds within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +70 65 £475 - 26
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hedge funds 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 Hedge funds.

1 222 (69.59%) Finance
2 104 (32.60%) Financial Institution
3 88 (27.59%) C#
4 73 (22.88%) Front Office
5 59 (18.50%) SQL
6 58 (18.18%) Banking
7 57 (17.87%) JavaScript
7 57 (17.87%) HTML
7 57 (17.87%) Windows
8 55 (17.24%) SQL Server
9 54 (16.93%) .NET
10 53 (16.61%) Linux
10 53 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (15.67%) Oracle
12 45 (14.11%) Python
13 44 (13.79%) Java
14 43 (13.48%) Unix
15 41 (12.85%) Back Office
16 38 (11.91%) VMware
17 37 (11.60%) Asset Management
17 37 (11.60%) Degree
18 36 (11.29%) Cisco
19 35 (10.97%) Active Directory
20 34 (10.66%) OO
20 34 (10.66%) Investment Banking
21 32 (10.03%) HTML5
21 32 (10.03%) Microsoft
21 32 (10.03%) Data Centre
22 31 (9.72%) ITIL
23 30 (9.40%) Puppet

Hedge funds
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 21 (6.58%) WebLogic
2 16 (5.02%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.51%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.19%) Apache
4 7 (2.19%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.19%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.88%) Confluence
5 6 (1.88%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.25%) SAS
7 4 (1.25%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.94%) IIS
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.31%) CICS
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 9 (2.82%) Documaker
1 9 (2.82%) Eikon
2 7 (2.19%) Beauchamp
3 4 (1.25%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (1.25%) Summit
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.31%) BASE24
5 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.88%) Office 365
3 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.70%) DHCP
2 14 (4.39%) BGP
2 14 (4.39%) DNS
3 13 (4.08%) Multicast
4 12 (3.76%) SAN
4 12 (3.76%) WAN
5 10 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.82%) Firewall
6 9 (2.82%) HTTP
6 9 (2.82%) LDAP
7 8 (2.51%) VPN
8 6 (1.88%) OSPF
9 4 (1.25%) LAN
9 4 (1.25%) Network Security
10 3 (0.94%) Skype
10 3 (0.94%) VLAN
11 2 (0.63%) Internet
11 2 (0.63%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.02%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.51%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.88%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.57%) Big Data
9 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.25%) MySQL
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.25%) QlikView
10 4 (1.25%) Spotfire
10 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.25%) VLDB
11 2 (0.63%) KDB
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (4.39%) Grunt
2 13 (4.08%) JIRA
3 9 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.82%) NuGet
3 9 (2.82%) NUnit
3 9 (2.82%) Subversion
4 7 (2.19%) Bower
4 7 (2.19%) Moq
4 7 (2.19%) MSTest
4 7 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (1.88%) FishEye
6 5 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.57%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.25%) gulp
7 4 (1.25%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.94%) Babel
8 3 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (0.94%) PhantomJS
8 3 (0.94%) Protractor
8 3 (0.94%) Vagrant
General
1 222 (69.59%) Finance
2 104 (32.60%) Financial Institution
3 73 (22.88%) Front Office
4 58 (18.18%) Banking
5 41 (12.85%) Back Office
6 34 (10.66%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.25%) German Language
8 3 (0.94%) Retail
9 2 (0.63%) Billing
9 2 (0.63%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.63%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.63%) Malay Language
9 2 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.31%) International Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Marketing
10 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 124 (38.87%) Developer
2 64 (20.06%) C# Developer
3 24 (7.52%) SQL Developer
4 22 (6.90%) Consultant
5 20 (6.27%) Analyst
5 20 (6.27%) Linux Engineer
5 20 (6.27%) Senior Developer
5 20 (6.27%) Web Developer
6 18 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (5.02%) Java Developer
8 15 (4.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 15 (4.70%) Network Engineer
9 14 (4.39%) .NET Developer
9 14 (4.39%) Agile Developer
9 14 (4.39%) Angular Developer
10 13 (4.08%) Agile C# Developer
10 13 (4.08%) C# Web Developer
11 12 (3.76%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (17.87%) HTML
2 54 (16.93%) .NET
3 32 (10.03%) HTML5
4 29 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 29 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 25 (7.84%) CSS
6 22 (6.90%) WCF
6 22 (6.90%) WPF
7 19 (5.96%) XML
8 18 (5.64%) Middleware
9 14 (4.39%) J2EE
10 12 (3.76%) Ajax
10 12 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (3.45%) SOAP
12 10 (3.13%) CSS3
12 10 (3.13%) jQuery
12 10 (3.13%) REST
13 9 (2.82%) Node.js
13 9 (2.82%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.03%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.46%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.33%) Algorithms
4 16 (5.02%) Clustering
5 15 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.39%) Data Structures
6 14 (4.39%) Derivative
7 12 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (3.76%) Visualisation
8 10 (3.13%) Fintech
9 8 (2.51%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.51%) VCE vBlock
10 7 (2.19%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.57%) Equities
11 5 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.25%) iPhone
13 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.94%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.87%) Windows
2 53 (16.61%) Linux
3 43 (13.48%) Unix
4 18 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (5.64%) Windows Server
5 17 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.19%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (1.88%) CentOS
9 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.25%) VyOS
11 2 (0.63%) Android
11 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (11.60%) Asset Management
3 34 (10.66%) OO
4 31 (9.72%) ITIL
5 30 (9.40%) Analytics
6 28 (8.78%) Project Management
7 27 (8.46%) Software Engineering
8 25 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (7.84%) Risk Management
8 25 (7.84%) Web Development
9 23 (7.21%) MVC
10 22 (6.90%) AOP
10 22 (6.90%) High Availability
11 21 (6.58%) Change Management
11 21 (6.58%) TDD
12 20 (6.27%) Configuration Management
12 20 (6.27%) Service Delivery
13 19 (5.96%) Investment Management
14 16 (5.02%) Change Control
14 16 (5.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 88 (27.59%) C#
2 59 (18.50%) SQL
3 57 (17.87%) JavaScript
4 45 (14.11%) Python
5 44 (13.79%) Java
6 29 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 20 (6.27%) Ruby
8 19 (5.96%) Bash Shell
9 17 (5.33%) C++
10 14 (4.39%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.45%) Perl
12 9 (2.82%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.51%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.19%) VB
15 4 (1.25%) Scala
15 4 (1.25%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.94%) C
16 3 (0.94%) ES6
16 3 (0.94%) R
16 3 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (11.60%) Degree
2 27 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (4.08%) CCNP
4 12 (3.76%) CCNA
5 11 (3.45%) PMP
6 10 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 8 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.19%) CCDP
9 3 (0.94%) CISM
9 3 (0.94%) CISSP
9 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.94%) MCSE
9 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.63%) ISEB
10 2 (0.63%) MAPM
10 2 (0.63%) PhD
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.33%) MiFID
2 11 (3.45%) SLA
3 7 (2.19%) QA
4 5 (1.57%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.94%) EMIR
6 2 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.63%) UCITS
System Software
1 35 (10.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.70%) GFS2
3 15 (4.70%) GlusterFS
3 15 (4.70%) OCFS2
4 11 (3.45%) Docker
5 4 (1.25%) NFS
5 4 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.63%) KVM
6 2 (0.63%) Xen
6 2 (0.63%) XenApp
6 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.31%) HDFS
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (9.40%) Puppet
2 20 (6.27%) SCCM
3 15 (4.70%) CFEngine
3 15 (4.70%) Failover Clustering
3 15 (4.70%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.70%) SELinux
4 14 (4.39%) SCOM
5 9 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (2.51%) Ansible
6 8 (2.51%) Control-M
7 7 (2.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (1.88%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.94%) Icinga
11 3 (0.94%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.94%) logstash
11 3 (0.94%) Nagios
11 3 (0.94%) Salt
12 2 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 50 (15.67%) Oracle
2 38 (11.91%) VMware
3 36 (11.29%) Cisco
4 32 (10.03%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.76%) Bloomberg
5 12 (3.76%) Citrix
5 12 (3.76%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.82%) IBM
6 9 (2.82%) Siebel
7 8 (2.51%) BMC
8 7 (2.19%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.19%) Reuters
9 6 (1.88%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.88%) EMC
9 6 (1.88%) HP
10 5 (1.57%) BEA
11 4 (1.25%) Calypso
11 4 (1.25%) Cognos
11 4 (1.25%) Murex
11 4 (1.25%) SimCorp
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