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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Derivatives
Rank 236 228 210
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing Derivative 13 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.36% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
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£305 £307 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +6.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
+17.88% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
2541 2227 1766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.71% 26.44% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1321 1164 808
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 135 178
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.38 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.97 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -16 12 £305 -0.75% 1
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Derivative.

1 18 (94.74%) C
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) UML
1 18 (94.74%) OO
1 18 (94.74%) OOD
1 18 (94.74%) Project Management
1 18 (94.74%) NUnit
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
1 18 (94.74%) Use Case
1 18 (94.74%) Integration Testing
1 18 (94.74%) Multithreading
1 18 (94.74%) Memory Management
1 18 (94.74%) GoogleTest
1 18 (94.74%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (89.47%) CppUnit
2 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 17 (89.47%) Subversion
2 17 (89.47%) Configuration Management
2 17 (89.47%) Motif
2 17 (89.47%) Ant
2 17 (89.47%) UNIX
2 17 (89.47%) ClearCase
3 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
4 15 (78.95%) C++
5 12 (63.16%) RUP
5 12 (63.16%) Rational Rose
5 12 (63.16%) Unified Process
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
6 9 (47.37%) Windows

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Derivative also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (42.11%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) NUnit
1 18 (94.74%) GoogleTest
2 17 (89.47%) CppUnit
2 17 (89.47%) Subversion
2 17 (89.47%) Ant
2 17 (89.47%) ClearCase
3 12 (63.16%) Rational Rose
4 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
5 7 (36.84%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Front Office
1 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Motif
2 8 (42.11%) wxWidgets
2 8 (42.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.26%) AS400
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) UNIX
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) UML
1 18 (94.74%) OO
1 18 (94.74%) OOD
1 18 (94.74%) Project Management
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
1 18 (94.74%) Use Case
1 18 (94.74%) Integration Testing
1 18 (94.74%) Multithreading
1 18 (94.74%) Memory Management
2 17 (89.47%) Configuration Management
3 12 (63.16%) RUP
3 12 (63.16%) Unified Process
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (36.84%) Refactoring
5 7 (36.84%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C
2 15 (78.95%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Charles River
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