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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 372 382 349
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 45 38 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 34 73
Median daily rate £650 £625 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £594
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £709 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - £613 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
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
20584 21391 22193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.95% 94.54% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15002 14791 15616
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 399 404
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 30 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 +47 10 £598 -14.64% 3
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 73 (68.87%) C++
2 56 (52.83%) Finance
3 50 (47.17%) C#
4 44 (41.51%) Python
5 38 (35.85%) Fixed Income
5 38 (35.85%) Front Office
6 35 (33.02%) Derivative
7 33 (31.13%) Mathematics
8 30 (28.30%) PhD
8 30 (28.30%) VBA
9 24 (22.64%) SQL
10 23 (21.70%) Banking
11 21 (19.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 19 (17.92%) Analytics
13 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (16.04%) Investment Banking
13 17 (16.04%) MATLAB
14 15 (14.15%) Asset Management
15 14 (13.21%) Risk Management
16 13 (12.26%) OO
16 13 (12.26%) Degree
17 12 (11.32%) Java
17 12 (11.32%) Validation
18 11 (10.38%) .NET
18 11 (10.38%) Physics
19 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (9.43%) Algorithms
19 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
20 9 (8.49%) Market Risk
20 9 (8.49%) Credit Derivative

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 2 (1.89%) IIS
1 2 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) HTTP
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.89%) Big Data
3 2 (1.89%) KDB
3 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) Maven
3 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 56 (52.83%) Finance
2 38 (35.85%) Front Office
3 23 (21.70%) Banking
4 17 (16.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Retail
6 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.94%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.38%) .NET
2 6 (5.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (5.66%) STL
3 4 (3.77%) Pandas
4 3 (2.83%) HTML
4 3 (2.83%) XML
5 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.89%) CSS
5 2 (1.89%) NumPy
5 2 (1.89%) SciPy
5 2 (1.89%) Web Services
5 2 (1.89%) WPF
6 1 (0.94%) COM
6 1 (0.94%) Esper
6 1 (0.94%) Pyramid
6 1 (0.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (35.85%) Fixed Income
2 35 (33.02%) Derivative
3 33 (31.13%) Mathematics
4 21 (19.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (10.38%) Physics
6 10 (9.43%) Algorithms
6 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (8.49%) Credit Derivative
7 9 (8.49%) Market Risk
8 8 (7.55%) Equities
9 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
10 6 (5.66%) Credit Risk
10 6 (5.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 5 (4.72%) Statistics
12 4 (3.77%) Grid Computing
13 3 (2.83%) Visualisation
14 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
14 2 (1.89%) Swaptions
15 1 (0.94%) Economics
15 1 (0.94%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Linux
2 7 (6.60%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.92%) Analytics
2 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.15%) Asset Management
4 14 (13.21%) Risk Management
5 13 (12.26%) OO
6 12 (11.32%) Validation
7 9 (8.49%) Risk Analytics
8 8 (7.55%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (6.60%) Investment Management
9 7 (6.60%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.60%) OOP
10 6 (5.66%) Econometric Modelling
10 6 (5.66%) Migration
11 5 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.72%) Numerical Analysis
11 5 (4.72%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.72%) Statistical Modelling
11 5 (4.72%) Workflow
12 4 (3.77%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.77%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 73 (68.87%) C++
2 50 (47.17%) C#
3 44 (41.51%) Python
4 30 (28.30%) VBA
5 24 (22.64%) SQL
6 17 (16.04%) MATLAB
7 12 (11.32%) Java
8 9 (8.49%) R
9 6 (5.66%) VB
10 4 (3.77%) Haskell
10 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.83%) C
11 3 (2.83%) C++/CLI
11 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.83%) VB6
12 1 (0.94%) Perl
12 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.94%) Tcl
12 1 (0.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (28.30%) PhD
2 13 (12.26%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.94%) Murex
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