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 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
Hedge fund
Rank 267 328 227
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -101
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 165 105 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.45% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 1.21% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 65 62
Median daily rate £488 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £725 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+131.81% +3.77%
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
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%

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 28 July 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 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 +87 72 £475 - 37
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 216 (66.26%) Finance
2 102 (31.29%) Financial Institution
3 93 (28.53%) C#
4 71 (21.78%) SQL
5 69 (21.17%) Front Office
6 65 (19.94%) Windows
7 64 (19.63%) SQL Server
8 61 (18.71%) .NET
9 60 (18.40%) HTML
10 57 (17.48%) Oracle
11 56 (17.18%) JavaScript
11 56 (17.18%) Banking
12 53 (16.26%) Linux
13 47 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (13.19%) Degree
15 42 (12.88%) Unix
16 41 (12.58%) Java
17 40 (12.27%) Python
17 40 (12.27%) Analytics
18 39 (11.96%) VMware
19 37 (11.35%) OO
19 37 (11.35%) Microsoft
20 36 (11.04%) Investment Banking
21 35 (10.74%) Asset Management
22 34 (10.43%) Active Directory
22 34 (10.43%) Back Office
23 33 (10.12%) Project Management
23 33 (10.12%) ASP.NET
23 33 (10.12%) ITIL
23 33 (10.12%) AngularJS

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 25 (7.67%) WebLogic
2 20 (6.13%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (2.15%) Apache
5 6 (1.84%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.84%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.23%) Confluence
7 4 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.23%) SAS
8 3 (0.92%) IIS
8 3 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 9 (2.76%) Documaker
1 9 (2.76%) Eikon
2 7 (2.15%) Beauchamp
2 7 (2.15%) Summit
3 4 (1.23%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.31%) BASE24
5 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.31%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.23%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.61%) Office 365
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.99%) WAN
2 12 (3.68%) HTTP
3 10 (3.07%) BGP
4 9 (2.76%) LDAP
4 9 (2.76%) Multicast
5 8 (2.45%) DHCP
5 8 (2.45%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.15%) DNS
7 6 (1.84%) Firewall
7 6 (1.84%) OSPF
8 5 (1.53%) SAN
9 4 (1.23%) LAN
9 4 (1.23%) Network Security
10 3 (0.92%) Internet
10 3 (0.92%) VLAN
11 2 (0.61%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.61%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.61%) SSL
11 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (19.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.75%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.45%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.84%) Big Data
7 6 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.53%) MySQL
8 5 (1.53%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.23%) QlikView
9 4 (1.23%) Spotfire
9 4 (1.23%) VLDB
10 3 (0.92%) KDB
Development Applications
1 12 (3.68%) JIRA
2 9 (2.76%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.76%) NUnit
3 8 (2.45%) Grunt
4 7 (2.15%) Moq
4 7 (2.15%) MSTest
4 7 (2.15%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (1.84%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.53%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.53%) Subversion
7 4 (1.23%) FishEye
7 4 (1.23%) gulp
7 4 (1.23%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.23%) Maven
8 3 (0.92%) Babel
8 3 (0.92%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.92%) NuGet
8 3 (0.92%) Protractor
8 3 (0.92%) Selenium
8 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 216 (66.26%) Finance
2 102 (31.29%) Financial Institution
3 69 (21.17%) Front Office
4 56 (17.18%) Banking
5 36 (11.04%) Investment Banking
6 34 (10.43%) Back Office
7 4 (1.23%) German Language
8 3 (0.92%) Legal
8 3 (0.92%) Retail
9 2 (0.61%) Billing
9 2 (0.61%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.61%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.61%) Malay Language
9 2 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.61%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) International Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Marketing
10 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (39.26%) Developer
2 69 (21.17%) C# Developer
3 30 (9.20%) SQL Developer
4 25 (7.67%) Analyst
5 22 (6.75%) Consultant
6 19 (5.83%) Web Developer
7 18 (5.52%) Angular Developer
7 18 (5.52%) C# Web Developer
8 17 (5.21%) Linux Engineer
9 15 (4.60%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (3.99%) Java Developer
11 13 (3.99%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.68%) Agile Developer
12 12 (3.68%) Business Analyst
12 12 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (3.37%) Agile C# Developer
13 11 (3.37%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 11 (3.37%) Project Manager
14 10 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (18.71%) .NET
2 60 (18.40%) HTML
3 33 (10.12%) AngularJS
3 33 (10.12%) ASP.NET
4 28 (8.59%) HTML5
5 25 (7.67%) XML
6 22 (6.75%) WCF
7 21 (6.44%) WPF
8 19 (5.83%) CSS
9 18 (5.52%) Middleware
10 15 (4.60%) J2EE
11 12 (3.68%) SOAP
12 10 (3.07%) .NET Framework
12 10 (3.07%) Ajax
12 10 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (3.07%) Web Services
13 9 (2.76%) D3.js
13 9 (2.76%) JSP
13 9 (2.76%) Servlets
13 9 (2.76%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.51%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.13%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.83%) Derivative
4 15 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.29%) Clustering
6 11 (3.37%) Fintech
6 11 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.37%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.07%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.76%) Equities
8 9 (2.76%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.15%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.84%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.84%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.23%) iPhone
12 4 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.92%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (19.94%) Windows
2 53 (16.26%) Linux
3 42 (12.88%) Unix
4 20 (6.13%) Windows 7
5 18 (5.52%) Windows Server
6 17 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.23%) CentOS
11 4 (1.23%) VyOS
12 2 (0.61%) Android
12 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (12.27%) Analytics
3 37 (11.35%) OO
4 35 (10.74%) Asset Management
5 33 (10.12%) ITIL
5 33 (10.12%) Project Management
6 31 (9.51%) Software Engineering
7 27 (8.28%) MVC
7 27 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
8 26 (7.98%) Risk Management
9 23 (7.06%) Web Development
10 21 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (6.44%) Change Management
11 20 (6.13%) AOP
12 19 (5.83%) High Availability
12 19 (5.83%) Problem Management
13 18 (5.52%) TDD
14 17 (5.21%) Configuration Management
14 17 (5.21%) Quantitative Trading
15 16 (4.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 93 (28.53%) C#
2 71 (21.78%) SQL
3 56 (17.18%) JavaScript
4 41 (12.58%) Java
5 40 (12.27%) Python
6 31 (9.51%) PowerShell
7 17 (5.21%) Bash Shell
8 16 (4.91%) Ruby
9 15 (4.60%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.29%) C++
11 12 (3.68%) Perl
12 10 (3.07%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.76%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.15%) VB
15 5 (1.53%) VBA
16 4 (1.23%) R
16 4 (1.23%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.92%) C
17 3 (0.92%) ES6
17 3 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (13.19%) Degree
2 15 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.68%) CCNA
4 10 (3.07%) PMI Certification
4 10 (3.07%) PMP
5 9 (2.76%) CCNP
6 5 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.92%) CCDP
7 3 (0.92%) CISM
7 3 (0.92%) CISSP
7 3 (0.92%) MCSE
7 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.61%) ISEB
8 2 (0.61%) MAPM
8 2 (0.61%) PhD
8 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.61%) SANS
8 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.13%) MiFID
2 10 (3.07%) AIFMD
3 8 (2.45%) QA
4 6 (1.84%) EMIR
5 4 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (1.23%) SLA
5 4 (1.23%) UCITS
6 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.37%) GFS2
3 11 (3.37%) GlusterFS
3 11 (3.37%) OCFS2
4 9 (2.76%) Docker
5 4 (1.23%) NFS
5 4 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.92%) Xen
7 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.61%) KVM
7 2 (0.61%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.61%) XenApp
7 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.31%) HDFS
8 1 (0.31%) vCloud
8 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (7.06%) Puppet
2 14 (4.29%) SCCM
3 12 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.37%) CFEngine
4 11 (3.37%) Control-M
4 11 (3.37%) Failover Clustering
4 11 (3.37%) SELinux
5 9 (2.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (2.45%) SCOM
7 7 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (1.84%) Ansible
8 6 (1.84%) Nagios
9 5 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (1.23%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.23%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (1.23%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (1.23%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.92%) Icinga
11 3 (0.92%) logstash
Vendors
1 57 (17.48%) Oracle
2 39 (11.96%) VMware
3 37 (11.35%) Microsoft
4 24 (7.36%) Cisco
5 14 (4.29%) Bloomberg
6 13 (3.99%) IBM
6 13 (3.99%) Red Hat
7 11 (3.37%) Siebel
8 9 (2.76%) BEA
8 9 (2.76%) BMC
9 8 (2.45%) Reuters
10 7 (2.15%) Calypso
10 7 (2.15%) Murex
11 5 (1.53%) 3PAR
11 5 (1.53%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.53%) Citrix
11 5 (1.53%) HP
12 4 (1.23%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.23%) Brocade
12 4 (1.23%) SimCorp
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