The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 361 349 386
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Contract jobs citing KDB 42 46 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.20% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 0.90% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 4
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£600 £644 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% +5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
KDB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5143 5091 4771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.20% 22.50% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3609 3624 3278
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 56
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.75 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing KDB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in London

KDB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

KDB Daily Rate Trend in London

KDB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing KDB across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

KDB Daily Rate Histogram in London

KDB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

KDB Hourly Rate Trend in London

KDB
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 KDB within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 0 12 £575 -14.81% 3
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing KDB 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 KDB.

1 43 (46.74%) Java
2 42 (45.65%) Front Office
3 38 (41.30%) Finance
4 37 (40.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 36 (39.13%) Low Latency
6 35 (38.04%) Equities
6 35 (38.04%) UNIX
7 32 (34.78%) Multithreading
8 30 (32.61%) Perl
8 30 (32.61%) C++
9 29 (31.52%) SQL
9 29 (31.52%) Linux
9 29 (31.52%) Algorithmic Trading
10 28 (30.43%) Banking
11 24 (26.09%) FIX Protocol
11 24 (26.09%) Algorithms
12 21 (22.83%) Python
13 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (18.48%) Middleware
15 15 (16.30%) Fixed Income
16 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
17 13 (14.13%) Sybase
18 12 (13.04%) C#
19 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
19 11 (11.96%) Investment Banking
19 11 (11.96%) Electronic Trading
20 10 (10.87%) PL/SQL
20 10 (10.87%) DB2
20 10 (10.87%) Tableau
21 9 (9.78%) Analytics

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing KDB 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 KDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) Apache
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.09%) Node.js
2 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) DB2
2 7 (7.61%) Star Schema
3 6 (6.52%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects XI
4 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.26%) QlikView
6 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.09%) Mockito
2 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.09%) JUnit
2 1 (1.09%) Grunt
2 1 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.09%) Bower
General
1 42 (45.65%) Front Office
2 38 (41.30%) Finance
3 28 (30.43%) Banking
4 11 (11.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (81.52%) Developer
2 17 (18.48%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.96%) C++ Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Data Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Database Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Designer
9 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.17%) Linux Developer
10 2 (2.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (18.48%) Middleware
3 8 (8.70%) STL
3 8 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (5.43%) WCF
5 4 (4.35%) Spring
6 3 (3.26%) .NET
7 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.17%) SOAP
7 2 (2.17%) HTML
7 2 (2.17%) XML
7 2 (2.17%) HTML5
8 1 (1.09%) WPF
8 1 (1.09%) WDF
8 1 (1.09%) Swing
8 1 (1.09%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (40.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (38.04%) Equities
3 24 (26.09%) Algorithms
4 15 (16.30%) Fixed Income
5 8 (8.70%) Visualisation
6 7 (7.61%) Mathematics
6 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.52%) Derivative
7 6 (6.52%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
8 4 (4.35%) Reference Data
8 4 (4.35%) Open Source
9 3 (3.26%) Physics
9 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.17%) Credit Risk
10 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.04%) UNIX
2 29 (31.52%) Linux
3 7 (7.61%) Windows
4 2 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.13%) Low Latency
2 32 (34.78%) Multithreading
3 29 (31.52%) Algorithmic Trading
4 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
6 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.96%) Electronic Trading
7 9 (9.78%) Analytics
8 7 (7.61%) OO
9 6 (6.52%) Project Management
9 6 (6.52%) Operations Research
9 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.52%) Performance Testing
9 6 (6.52%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (5.43%) Numerical Analysis
10 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.43%) ETL
10 5 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.74%) Java
2 30 (32.61%) Perl
2 30 (32.61%) C++
3 29 (31.52%) SQL
4 21 (22.83%) Python
5 12 (13.04%) C#
6 10 (10.87%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.52%) C
9 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.26%) Tcl
9 3 (3.26%) AWK
9 3 (3.26%) Scala
10 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
1 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.17%) logstash
2 2 (2.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) Sybase
2 10 (10.87%) Tableau
3 7 (7.61%) Greenplum
3 7 (7.61%) TIBCO
3 7 (7.61%) Informatica
4 6 (6.52%) Solace
5 5 (5.43%) Portware
5 5 (5.43%) Oracle
5 5 (5.43%) Fidessa
6 3 (3.26%) Netezza
6 3 (3.26%) Teradata
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.09%) ION Trading
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