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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 279 300 284
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 155 123 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.55% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 1.52% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 84 56
Median daily rate £525 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £685 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £273 £650
% change year-on-year
+74.31% -58.07%
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
8049 8088 8570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.49% 36.28% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5745 5552 6023
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 154
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 May 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 May 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 +58 39 £488 -15.21% 39
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 211 (61.34%) Finance
2 101 (29.36%) SQL
3 98 (28.49%) C#
4 96 (27.91%) Financial Institution
5 83 (24.13%) Front Office
6 77 (22.38%) SQL Server
6 77 (22.38%) Windows
7 59 (17.15%) Oracle
7 59 (17.15%) Banking
8 55 (15.99%) HTML
8 55 (15.99%) Linux
9 54 (15.70%) .NET
9 54 (15.70%) VMware
10 52 (15.12%) PowerShell
11 51 (14.83%) Asset Management
12 50 (14.53%) JavaScript
13 44 (12.79%) Degree
14 43 (12.50%) Analytics
15 41 (11.92%) Project Management
16 40 (11.63%) Java
17 39 (11.34%) Microsoft
18 37 (10.76%) Python
18 37 (10.76%) Computer Science
18 37 (10.76%) Investment Banking
19 36 (10.47%) OO
20 35 (10.17%) Back Office
20 35 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
21 34 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (9.01%) ITIL
22 31 (9.01%) Active Directory

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 17 (4.94%) WebSphere
2 15 (4.36%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (3.20%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.03%) Apache Spark
7 7 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.74%) IIS
8 6 (1.74%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.45%) Apache
9 5 (1.45%) SAS
10 4 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.16%) Node.js
10 4 (1.16%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.58%) GemFire
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 20 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) LaTeX
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.62%) Front Arena
1 9 (2.62%) Summit
2 8 (2.33%) Eikon
3 5 (1.45%) Beauchamp
4 4 (1.16%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.87%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.58%) Documaker
6 2 (0.58%) Salerio
7 1 (0.29%) BASE24
7 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.16%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.23%) HTTP
2 10 (2.91%) WAN
3 9 (2.62%) DNS
4 8 (2.33%) Firewall
4 8 (2.33%) SAN
5 7 (2.03%) NetScaler
5 7 (2.03%) Network Security
6 6 (1.74%) Internet
7 5 (1.45%) DHCP
7 5 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.16%) BGP
8 4 (1.16%) LAN
8 4 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.87%) LDAP
9 3 (0.87%) Multicast
9 3 (0.87%) OSPF
10 2 (0.58%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.58%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (22.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.85%) Oracle Database
3 20 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (5.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (2.91%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.62%) Big Data
10 8 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.03%) MySQL
11 7 (2.03%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.16%) OLAP
14 4 (1.16%) Spotfire
14 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.16%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 10 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.33%) JIRA
3 7 (2.03%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.74%) NUnit
5 5 (1.45%) Jasmine
5 5 (1.45%) Moq
5 5 (1.45%) MSTest
5 5 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (1.45%) Subversion
6 4 (1.16%) Grunt
6 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.16%) Maven
7 3 (0.87%) Ant
7 3 (0.87%) Gerrit
7 3 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.87%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.87%) NuGet
7 3 (0.87%) PhantomJS
7 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 211 (61.34%) Finance
2 96 (27.91%) Financial Institution
3 83 (24.13%) Front Office
4 59 (17.15%) Banking
5 37 (10.76%) Investment Banking
6 35 (10.17%) Back Office
7 4 (1.16%) Electronics
8 3 (0.87%) Legal
8 3 (0.87%) Retail
9 2 (0.58%) German Language
9 2 (0.58%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.58%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.58%) Malay Language
9 2 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.58%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (37.79%) Developer
2 62 (18.02%) C# Developer
3 40 (11.63%) Analyst
4 35 (10.17%) SQL Developer
5 22 (6.40%) Business Analyst
6 20 (5.81%) Web Developer
7 18 (5.23%) Angular Developer
7 18 (5.23%) C# Web Developer
8 16 (4.65%) Administrator
8 16 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 16 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (3.78%) .NET Developer
10 12 (3.49%) Architect
10 12 (3.49%) Python Developer
10 12 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (3.49%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (3.20%) Banking Analyst
11 11 (3.20%) Build Engineer
11 11 (3.20%) Project Manager
12 10 (2.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.99%) HTML
2 54 (15.70%) .NET
3 29 (8.43%) AngularJS
3 29 (8.43%) ASP.NET
4 27 (7.85%) HTML5
5 20 (5.81%) XML
6 15 (4.36%) WCF
7 12 (3.49%) CSS
7 12 (3.49%) WPF
8 10 (2.91%) J2EE
9 9 (2.62%) JSP
9 9 (2.62%) Servlets
9 9 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (2.33%) JRuby
10 8 (2.33%) REST
10 8 (2.33%) Web Services
11 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (1.74%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (1.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.76%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.10%) Equities
3 20 (5.81%) Derivative
3 20 (5.81%) Fixed Income
3 20 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (4.65%) Clustering
5 15 (4.36%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.78%) Fintech
6 13 (3.78%) Market Risk
7 10 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.62%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.33%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.03%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.74%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.45%) CMDB
12 5 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.16%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.16%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.16%) Economics
13 4 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.38%) Windows
2 55 (15.99%) Linux
3 29 (8.43%) Windows Server
4 27 (7.85%) Unix
5 21 (6.10%) Windows 7
6 20 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.03%) VyOS
10 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.16%) Solaris
11 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (14.83%) Asset Management
2 43 (12.50%) Analytics
3 41 (11.92%) Project Management
4 36 (10.47%) OO
5 34 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (9.01%) ITIL
7 28 (8.14%) Risk Management
8 27 (7.85%) MVC
9 26 (7.56%) Web Development
10 24 (6.98%) Software Engineering
11 21 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.52%) Service Management
13 18 (5.23%) Problem Management
14 17 (4.94%) Quantitative Trading
14 17 (4.94%) Service Delivery
15 15 (4.36%) ITSM
15 15 (4.36%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (4.36%) SDLC
16 14 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (3.78%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 101 (29.36%) SQL
2 98 (28.49%) C#
3 52 (15.12%) PowerShell
4 50 (14.53%) JavaScript
5 40 (11.63%) Java
6 37 (10.76%) Python
7 14 (4.07%) Ruby
7 14 (4.07%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.49%) VB
9 11 (3.20%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.20%) C++
9 11 (3.20%) Perl
9 11 (3.20%) VBScript
10 8 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.33%) R
10 8 (2.33%) VBA
11 7 (2.03%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.74%) Scala
13 4 (1.16%) Haskell
14 3 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (12.79%) Degree
2 10 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (2.33%) CCNA
3 8 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.87%) CCNP
5 3 (0.87%) PhD
5 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.87%) PMP
6 2 (0.58%) CISM
6 2 (0.58%) CISSP
6 2 (0.58%) MAPM
6 2 (0.58%) MCSE
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.40%) MiFID
2 18 (5.23%) AIFMD
3 10 (2.91%) SLA
4 9 (2.62%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (2.62%) EMIR
4 9 (2.62%) QA
4 9 (2.62%) UCITS
5 6 (1.74%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.58%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (9.01%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.03%) NFS
3 7 (2.03%) XenApp
3 7 (2.03%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.45%) Docker
4 5 (1.45%) GFS2
4 5 (1.45%) GlusterFS
4 5 (1.45%) OCFS2
5 4 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.16%) vSphere
6 3 (0.87%) vCloud
6 3 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.87%) Xen
7 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.58%) KVM
8 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (6.98%) SCCM
2 17 (4.94%) SCOM
3 15 (4.36%) Puppet
4 11 (3.20%) Control-M
5 10 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (2.62%) Backup Exec
6 9 (2.62%) NetBackup
6 9 (2.62%) Tivoli
7 8 (2.33%) Nagios
8 5 (1.45%) CFEngine
8 5 (1.45%) logstash
8 5 (1.45%) SELinux
9 4 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.87%) Icinga
10 3 (0.87%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.58%) Ansible
11 2 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 59 (17.15%) Oracle
2 54 (15.70%) VMware
3 39 (11.34%) Microsoft
4 23 (6.69%) Cisco
5 18 (5.23%) Citrix
5 18 (5.23%) Siebel
6 15 (4.36%) IBM
7 13 (3.78%) Bloomberg
7 13 (3.78%) Veritas
8 11 (3.20%) HP
9 9 (2.62%) BEA
9 9 (2.62%) Calypso
9 9 (2.62%) Murex
10 8 (2.33%) 3PAR
10 8 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.33%) Vyatta
11 7 (2.03%) Brocade
11 7 (2.03%) Reuters
12 5 (1.45%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.16%) BMC
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago