The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Calypso products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Calypso Technology.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Calypso
UK
Rank 565 561 576
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Calypso 16 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 25
Median daily rate £600 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £485 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £830 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19957 21983 23193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.31% 43.30% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12269 12923 13592
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 873 1019
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £39.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Calypso
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Calypso as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Calypso Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Calypso
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Calypso within the UK.

Calypso Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Calypso
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Calypso within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Calypso Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Calypso
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Calypso within the UK.

Calypso Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Calypso
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
England -4 16 £600 - 2
London -33 16 £600 - 2
City of London -11 1 - -

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Calypso also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Calypso.

1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Back Office
2 14 (41.18%) Fixed Income
3 12 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (35.29%) Front Office
3 12 (35.29%) Murex
4 10 (29.41%) Derivative
5 9 (26.47%) Bloomberg
6 7 (20.59%) Java
7 6 (17.65%) C#
7 6 (17.65%) Summit
8 5 (14.71%) VBA
8 5 (14.71%) Sophis
8 5 (14.71%) ION Trading
8 5 (14.71%) Degree
9 4 (11.76%) MiFID
9 4 (11.76%) Web Development
9 4 (11.76%) WPF
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.76%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds
9 4 (11.76%) REST
9 4 (11.76%) .NET
9 4 (11.76%) HTML
9 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 4 (11.76%) CSS
9 4 (11.76%) Unix
9 4 (11.76%) Misys

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Summit
2 3 (8.82%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (8.82%) Temenos T24
2 3 (8.82%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (2.94%) Front Arena
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Rational Functional Tester
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.88%) Hudson
2 2 (5.88%) JBehave
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (5.88%) JMeter
2 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.88%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (5.88%) VersionOne
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Back Office
3 12 (35.29%) Front Office
4 3 (8.82%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Business Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Calypso Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Calypso Business Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Front Office Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Sophis Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Developer
7 3 (8.82%) FX Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Murex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) REST
1 4 (11.76%) WinForms
1 4 (11.76%) WPF
2 2 (5.88%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Fixed Income
2 12 (35.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (29.41%) Derivative
4 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds
5 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
6 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (5.88%) Equities
7 1 (2.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.94%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (2.94%) Robotics
7 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (11.76%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (11.76%) Web Development
2 3 (8.82%) BDD
2 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
2 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (8.82%) ETL
2 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
2 3 (8.82%) Project Management
2 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
2 3 (8.82%) Security Testing
2 3 (8.82%) TDD
3 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
3 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) OOP
3 2 (5.88%) Scrum
3 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) VBA
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Murex
2 9 (26.47%) Bloomberg
3 5 (14.71%) ION Trading
3 5 (14.71%) Sophis
4 4 (11.76%) Misys
5 3 (8.82%) Guidewire
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Temenos
6 2 (5.88%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.88%) Tradeweb
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) SunGard
7 1 (2.94%) Sybase
7 1 (2.94%) Wall Street Systems
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