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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 232 246 253
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs citing Derivative 10 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.85% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Median daily rate £316 £278 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.96% -8.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.18% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £28.69
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
2279 3058 3082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.52% 32.07% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1763 1715
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 183 181
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.75 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +34.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

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
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 7 December 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
Hampshire +11 10 £316 +15.00%
Derivative
England

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 20 (83.33%) Unix
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
1 20 (83.33%) NUnit
1 20 (83.33%) Integration Testing
1 20 (83.33%) GoogleTest
1 20 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
2 19 (79.17%) Security Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) UML
2 19 (79.17%) C
3 17 (70.83%) Project Management
4 16 (66.67%) OOD
4 16 (66.67%) C++
4 16 (66.67%) Ant
4 16 (66.67%) OO
4 16 (66.67%) Python
4 16 (66.67%) ClearCase
4 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 16 (66.67%) Subversion
4 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 16 (66.67%) CppUnit
4 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 16 (66.67%) Memory Management
5 15 (62.50%) Unit Testing
5 15 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (58.33%) Use Case
7 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
9 2 (8.33%) Fund Accounting
9 2 (8.33%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) GoogleTest
1 20 (83.33%) NUnit
2 16 (66.67%) Ant
2 16 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 16 (66.67%) CppUnit
2 16 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) C Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) C++ Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Unix Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C++ Applications Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Designer
8 1 (4.17%) Investment Management Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Leaflet
1 1 (4.17%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CESG
2 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.17%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
1 20 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Integration Testing
1 20 (83.33%) System Integration Testing
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) UML
3 17 (70.83%) Project Management
4 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 16 (66.67%) Memory Management
4 16 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 16 (66.67%) OO
4 16 (66.67%) OOD
5 15 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 15 (62.50%) Unit Testing
6 14 (58.33%) Use Case
7 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 2 (8.33%) Fund Accounting
9 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Collateral Management
9 1 (4.17%) Information Security
9 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C
2 16 (66.67%) C++
2 16 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Security Cleared
2 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) EMIR
1 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID