The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 361 357 341
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 65 69 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.32% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 60 72
Median daily rate £725 £650 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £875 £732 £772
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £813
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Quantitative Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20247 21536 22754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 95.14% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14429 15250 16369
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 348 448
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Quantitative Developer in the job title.

Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Quantitative Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Quantitative Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Quantitative Developer
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 Quantitative Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 -18 9 £700 -
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Quantitative Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 74 (65.49%) C++
2 56 (49.56%) Finance
3 52 (46.02%) C#
4 39 (34.51%) Front Office
5 35 (30.97%) OO
6 33 (29.20%) Fixed Income
7 31 (27.43%) Market Risk
8 25 (22.12%) Java
9 24 (21.24%) Derivative
10 23 (20.35%) OOP
10 23 (20.35%) Analytics
11 22 (19.47%) Python
11 22 (19.47%) Banking
12 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (16.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (15.93%) Mathematics
14 15 (13.27%) Investment Banking
14 15 (13.27%) Subversion
15 14 (12.39%) PhD
16 13 (11.50%) Algorithms
16 13 (11.50%) Quantitative Finance
17 12 (10.62%) Risk Management
17 12 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (8.85%) Monte Carlo Method
18 10 (8.85%) TDD
18 10 (8.85%) Physics
18 10 (8.85%) Windows
18 10 (8.85%) SQL
18 10 (8.85%) C
19 9 (7.96%) Risk Analytics

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
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 3 (2.65%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Office
1 4 (3.54%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.88%) DB2
3 1 (0.88%) KDB
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.88%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.27%) Subversion
2 9 (7.96%) JIRA
3 3 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (2.65%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.88%) Babel
4 1 (0.88%) Bower
4 1 (0.88%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.88%) Grunt
4 1 (0.88%) gulp
4 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.88%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.88%) Mocha
4 1 (0.88%) Moq
4 1 (0.88%) QUnit
4 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.88%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (49.56%) Finance
2 39 (34.51%) Front Office
3 22 (19.47%) Banking
4 15 (13.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.96%) .NET
2 6 (5.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (5.31%) STL
3 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.54%) WPF
4 4 (3.54%) XML
5 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.77%) LINQ
5 2 (1.77%) NumPy
5 2 (1.77%) Pandas
5 2 (1.77%) SciPy
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.88%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.88%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.88%) LESS
6 1 (0.88%) Pyramid
6 1 (0.88%) React
6 1 (0.88%) RequireJS
6 1 (0.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.20%) Fixed Income
2 31 (27.43%) Market Risk
3 24 (21.24%) Derivative
4 19 (16.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (15.93%) Mathematics
6 13 (11.50%) Algorithms
7 10 (8.85%) Physics
8 9 (7.96%) CUDA
9 8 (7.08%) Credit Risk
9 8 (7.08%) Equities
10 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (3.54%) Life Science
11 4 (3.54%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (2.65%) Statistics
13 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
13 2 (1.77%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (1.77%) GPGPU
13 2 (1.77%) Grid Computing
13 2 (1.77%) Hedge funds
13 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Linux
3 6 (5.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) OO
2 23 (20.35%) Analytics
2 23 (20.35%) OOP
3 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.50%) Quantitative Finance
5 12 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (10.62%) Risk Management
6 10 (8.85%) Monte Carlo Method
6 10 (8.85%) TDD
7 9 (7.96%) Risk Analytics
8 8 (7.08%) Stochastic Modelling
9 7 (6.19%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (6.19%) Validation
10 6 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.54%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.54%) Change Control
11 4 (3.54%) Computational Finance
11 4 (3.54%) Data Analysis
11 4 (3.54%) Multithreading
11 4 (3.54%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (65.49%) C++
2 52 (46.02%) C#
3 25 (22.12%) Java
4 22 (19.47%) Python
5 10 (8.85%) C
5 10 (8.85%) SQL
6 9 (7.96%) MATLAB
7 8 (7.08%) VBA
8 5 (4.42%) R
9 3 (2.65%) Ada
9 3 (2.65%) VB
10 1 (0.88%) ES6
10 1 (0.88%) F#
10 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) PhD
2 7 (6.19%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (3.54%) Algorithmics
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.88%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.88%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.88%) Reuters
4 1 (0.88%) Sophis
4 1 (0.88%) Sybase
4 1 (0.88%) Syncfusion
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