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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 378 390 360
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 50 43 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 56
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 £463 £500 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £770 £781 £788
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - -
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
21075 22337 22455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15690 15395
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 370 420
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +45 9 £650 +19.26% 6
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 66 (67.35%) C++
2 49 (50.00%) C#
3 47 (47.96%) Finance
4 38 (38.78%) Python
5 34 (34.69%) Fixed Income
6 29 (29.59%) PhD
6 29 (29.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (25.51%) Derivative
8 22 (22.45%) Mathematics
8 22 (22.45%) SQL
9 21 (21.43%) OO
9 21 (21.43%) Front Office
10 19 (19.39%) Asset Management
11 17 (17.35%) Validation
11 17 (17.35%) VBA
12 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (16.33%) Banking
13 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 14 (14.29%) .NET
14 14 (14.29%) Analytics
15 13 (13.27%) Algorithms
15 13 (13.27%) OOP
15 13 (13.27%) Investment Banking
16 11 (11.22%) Degree
16 11 (11.22%) Market Risk
17 10 (10.20%) MATLAB
17 10 (10.20%) STL
17 10 (10.20%) Quantitative Finance
17 10 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 (2.04%) IIS
1 2 (2.04%) SAS
2 1 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.02%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) HTTP
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) KDB
2 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.04%) Big Data
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.02%) DB2
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) Maven
2 2 (2.04%) Subversion
3 1 (1.02%) Babel
3 1 (1.02%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) Grunt
3 1 (1.02%) gulp
3 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) JSUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Mocha
3 1 (1.02%) Moq
3 1 (1.02%) NUnit
3 1 (1.02%) QUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.02%) Toad
General
1 47 (47.96%) Finance
2 21 (21.43%) Front Office
3 16 (16.33%) Banking
4 13 (13.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.02%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.29%) .NET
2 10 (10.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (10.20%) STL
3 6 (6.12%) WPF
4 4 (4.08%) Pandas
5 3 (3.06%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.06%) CSS
5 3 (3.06%) HTML
6 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.04%) Esper
6 2 (2.04%) NumPy
6 2 (2.04%) Pyramid
6 2 (2.04%) SciPy
6 2 (2.04%) Web Services
7 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.02%) React
7 1 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.02%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 34 (34.69%) Fixed Income
2 29 (29.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (25.51%) Derivative
4 22 (22.45%) Mathematics
5 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (13.27%) Algorithms
7 11 (11.22%) Market Risk
8 6 (6.12%) Credit Risk
8 6 (6.12%) Equities
8 6 (6.12%) Physics
9 5 (5.10%) Credit Derivative
9 5 (5.10%) Life Science
9 5 (5.10%) Visualisation
10 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
10 4 (4.08%) Statistics
11 2 (2.04%) Grid Computing
11 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
12 1 (1.02%) Fintech
12 1 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) OO
2 19 (19.39%) Asset Management
3 17 (17.35%) Validation
4 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.29%) Analytics
5 14 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 13 (13.27%) OOP
7 10 (10.20%) Quantitative Finance
8 6 (6.12%) Investment Management
8 6 (6.12%) Migration
9 5 (5.10%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Linear Regression
9 5 (5.10%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.10%) Numerical Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Risk Analytics
9 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.10%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.10%) Workflow
10 4 (4.08%) Econometric Modelling
10 4 (4.08%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 66 (67.35%) C++
2 49 (50.00%) C#
3 38 (38.78%) Python
4 22 (22.45%) SQL
5 17 (17.35%) VBA
6 10 (10.20%) MATLAB
7 9 (9.18%) Java
7 9 (9.18%) R
7 9 (9.18%) VB
8 5 (5.10%) C
9 4 (4.08%) Haskell
10 3 (3.06%) C++/CLI
10 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.06%) VB6
11 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.02%) Ada
12 1 (1.02%) ES6
12 1 (1.02%) Perl
12 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.02%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (29.59%) PhD
2 11 (11.22%) Degree
3 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
1 3 (3.06%) Oracle
2 1 (1.02%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.02%) Infragistics
2 1 (1.02%) Murex
2 1 (1.02%) Reuters
2 1 (1.02%) Syncfusion
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