The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 248 262 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Derivative 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.072% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £420 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £535 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.63% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Derivative
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2594 3046 2768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.84% 31.23% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 1742 1499
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £234 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 180 163
Median hourly rate £24.50 £21.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.29% +23.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.39 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.41 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Derivative across the South East region.

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Derivative across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the South East region.

Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Derivative
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the South East 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
Surrey +6 2 £550 -18.51%
Hampshire +15 1 £290 +3.57%
Oxfordshire -6 1 - - 2
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 25 (89.29%) Linux
1 25 (89.29%) Security Cleared
2 24 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 23 (82.14%) GoogleTest
3 23 (82.14%) Integration Testing
3 23 (82.14%) NUnit
3 23 (82.14%) C
3 23 (82.14%) Unix
3 23 (82.14%) System Integration Testing
4 22 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 22 (78.57%) Subversion
4 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
5 21 (75.00%) UML
6 20 (71.43%) Ant
6 20 (71.43%) ClearCase
6 20 (71.43%) CppUnit
7 18 (64.29%) Project Management
7 18 (64.29%) OO
7 18 (64.29%) OOD
7 18 (64.29%) Multithreading
7 18 (64.29%) Memory Management
8 16 (57.14%) Use Case
9 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
9 15 (53.57%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (53.57%) Python
10 13 (46.43%) C++
11 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (17.86%) Motif
13 3 (10.71%) RUP
13 3 (10.71%) Rational Rose

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 2 (7.14%) SSH
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) GoogleTest
1 23 (82.14%) NUnit
2 22 (78.57%) Subversion
3 20 (71.43%) Ant
3 20 (71.43%) ClearCase
3 20 (71.43%) CppUnit
4 3 (10.71%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) C Developer
3 7 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
3 7 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C++ Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Investment Management Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.57%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 23 (82.14%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) CentOS
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Integration Testing
1 23 (82.14%) System Integration Testing
2 22 (78.57%) Configuration Management
2 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 21 (75.00%) UML
4 18 (64.29%) Memory Management
4 18 (64.29%) Multithreading
4 18 (64.29%) OO
4 18 (64.29%) OOD
4 18 (64.29%) Project Management
5 16 (57.14%) Use Case
6 15 (53.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Investment Management
7 3 (10.71%) RUP
7 3 (10.71%) Unified Process
8 2 (7.14%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (7.14%) System Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C
2 15 (53.57%) Python
3 13 (46.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (89.29%) Security Cleared
2 24 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) EMIR
2 1 (3.57%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) iptables
1 2 (7.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat