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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 371 385 385
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing KDB 51 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 0.71% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 30
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£700 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £700 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -
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
5495 5767 5534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.45% 22.94% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3770 3970 3659
Average daily rate £445 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £574 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 65
Average hourly rate £29.24 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £19.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.87 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 14 £800 +23.07% 2
KDB
England

KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 61 (70.11%) Java
2 43 (49.43%) Front Office
3 38 (43.68%) Low Latency
4 35 (40.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (34.48%) Multithreading
6 29 (33.33%) Banking
7 28 (32.18%) C++
7 28 (32.18%) Linux
8 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.44%) Algorithmic Trading
10 22 (25.29%) Electronic Trading
11 21 (24.14%) Investment Banking
11 21 (24.14%) Python
12 19 (21.84%) Finance
13 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
13 16 (18.39%) UNIX
13 16 (18.39%) Equities
14 15 (17.24%) Degree
15 13 (14.94%) SQL
16 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
17 11 (12.64%) Analytics
17 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (12.64%) C#
17 11 (12.64%) HTML
17 11 (12.64%) Oracle
17 11 (12.64%) Fixed Income
18 10 (11.49%) Sybase
18 10 (11.49%) Statistics
18 10 (11.49%) Visualisation
18 10 (11.49%) HTML5

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 (2.30%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
1 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) JUnit
1 5 (5.75%) Mockito
2 3 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (3.45%) Zephyr
2 3 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 43 (49.43%) Front Office
2 29 (33.33%) Banking
3 21 (24.14%) Investment Banking
4 19 (21.84%) Finance
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.15%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (83.91%) Developer
2 27 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.75%) Python Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Analyst
5 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
5 4 (4.60%) C++ Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.60%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (3.45%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Applications Support
7 2 (2.30%) Architect
7 2 (2.30%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.30%) HTML Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Designer
8 1 (1.15%) Interaction Designer
8 1 (1.15%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.15%) Senior Python Developer
8 1 (1.15%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 11 (12.64%) HTML
3 10 (11.49%) HTML5
4 9 (10.34%) Spring
5 6 (6.90%) jQuery
5 6 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (5.75%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (5.75%) STL
7 4 (4.60%) Velocity
7 4 (4.60%) SciPy
7 4 (4.60%) NumPy
7 4 (4.60%) Pandas
8 3 (3.45%) Spring Integration
8 3 (3.45%) Middleware
8 3 (3.45%) JMX
8 3 (3.45%) CSS
9 2 (2.30%) Swing
9 2 (2.30%) Rendezvous
9 2 (2.30%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 35 (40.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (18.39%) Equities
3 11 (12.64%) Fixed Income
3 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.49%) Visualisation
4 10 (11.49%) Statistics
5 8 (9.20%) Mathematics
6 6 (6.90%) Derivative
6 6 (6.90%) User Experience
7 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.75%) Open Source
7 5 (5.75%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.45%) Physics
9 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.18%) Linux
2 16 (18.39%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Low Latency
2 30 (34.48%) Multithreading
3 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (26.44%) Algorithmic Trading
5 22 (25.29%) Electronic Trading
6 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
7 11 (12.64%) Analytics
8 8 (9.20%) OO
9 7 (8.05%) Project Management
9 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.75%) TDD
10 5 (5.75%) OOP
10 5 (5.75%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (5.75%) Statistical Analysis
11 4 (4.60%) Operations Research
11 4 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.45%) OOD
12 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.11%) Java
2 28 (32.18%) C++
3 21 (24.14%) Python
4 13 (14.94%) SQL
5 11 (12.64%) C#
6 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.34%) Shell Script
7 8 (9.20%) Perl
8 5 (5.75%) Scala
9 4 (4.60%) VBA
10 3 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle
2 10 (11.49%) Sybase
3 7 (8.05%) ION Trading
4 5 (5.75%) TIBCO
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.60%) Tableau
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco
6 2 (2.30%) Reuters
6 2 (2.30%) Yolus
6 2 (2.30%) Tradeweb
7 1 (1.15%) Veritas
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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