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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 384 347 390
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 57 88 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.38% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 84 50
Median daily rate £700 £675 £663
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £880 £800 £800
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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -8 10 £700 +12.00% 4
Quantitative Developer
England

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 58 (59.79%) C++
2 44 (45.36%) Finance
3 40 (41.24%) C#
4 34 (35.05%) Python
5 30 (30.93%) Front Office
6 28 (28.87%) Fixed Income
7 24 (24.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (23.71%) PhD
9 21 (21.65%) OO
10 20 (20.62%) Market Risk
11 19 (19.59%) SQL
12 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
13 17 (17.53%) Derivative
14 16 (16.49%) Validation
14 16 (16.49%) Analytics
15 15 (15.46%) Algorithms
16 14 (14.43%) Java
17 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
18 12 (12.37%) OOP
18 12 (12.37%) C
18 12 (12.37%) .NET
18 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (11.34%) Linux
19 11 (11.34%) Asset Management
20 9 (9.28%) Banking
21 8 (8.25%) MATLAB
21 8 (8.25%) Quantitative Finance
21 8 (8.25%) R
21 8 (8.25%) CUDA

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 (3.09%) Confluence
2 2 (2.06%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) KDB
1 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) Big Data
3 1 (1.03%) DB2
3 1 (1.03%) Kdb+
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Subversion
2 3 (3.09%) JIRA
2 3 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.06%) Maven
4 1 (1.03%) Babel
4 1 (1.03%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) Grunt
4 1 (1.03%) gulp
4 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.03%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.03%) Mocha
4 1 (1.03%) Moq
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
4 1 (1.03%) QUnit
4 1 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.03%) Toad
General
1 44 (45.36%) Finance
2 30 (30.93%) Front Office
3 9 (9.28%) Banking
4 6 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) .NET
2 7 (7.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (7.22%) STL
3 5 (5.15%) Pandas
4 4 (4.12%) WPF
4 4 (4.12%) XML
5 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.09%) NumPy
5 3 (3.09%) SciPy
6 2 (2.06%) Esper
6 2 (2.06%) LINQ
6 2 (2.06%) Pyramid
7 1 (1.03%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.03%) CSS
7 1 (1.03%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.03%) HTML
7 1 (1.03%) jQuery
7 1 (1.03%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.87%) Fixed Income
2 24 (24.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (20.62%) Market Risk
4 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
5 17 (17.53%) Derivative
6 15 (15.46%) Algorithms
7 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (8.25%) CUDA
9 6 (6.19%) Life Science
10 5 (5.15%) Credit Risk
11 4 (4.12%) Physics
12 3 (3.09%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (3.09%) Equities
12 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
12 3 (3.09%) Statistics
12 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
13 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
13 2 (2.06%) GPGPU
13 2 (2.06%) Grid Computing
14 1 (1.03%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Linux
2 7 (7.22%) Unix
2 7 (7.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) OO
2 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.49%) Analytics
3 16 (16.49%) Validation
4 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
5 12 (12.37%) OOP
6 11 (11.34%) Asset Management
7 8 (8.25%) Quantitative Finance
8 6 (6.19%) Computational Finance
8 6 (6.19%) Low Latency
8 6 (6.19%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.15%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.15%) Investment Management
9 5 (5.15%) Linear Regression
9 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.12%) Asynchronous Programming
10 4 (4.12%) Machine Learning
10 4 (4.12%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (59.79%) C++
2 40 (41.24%) C#
3 34 (35.05%) Python
4 19 (19.59%) SQL
5 14 (14.43%) Java
6 12 (12.37%) C
7 8 (8.25%) MATLAB
7 8 (8.25%) R
8 7 (7.22%) VBA
9 5 (5.15%) VB
10 4 (4.12%) Haskell
11 1 (1.03%) Ada
11 1 (1.03%) ES6
11 1 (1.03%) F#
11 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) PhD
2 7 (7.22%) Degree
3 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.03%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.03%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.03%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.03%) Reuters
3 1 (1.03%) Sybase
3 1 (1.03%) Syncfusion
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