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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calypso
Rank 613 601 582
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Contract jobs citing Calypso 30 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.062% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 23
Median daily rate £675 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £660 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
24094 24945 23735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.86% 44.52% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14800 14628 13358
Median daily rate £400 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 828 1106 1006
Median hourly rate £20.39 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.74% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 2016.

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 5 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 29 June 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
England -11 30 £675 +22.72% 11
London -3 29 £675 +22.72% 11
City of London +45 5 £650 +4.00% 10
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 57 (59.38%) Murex
2 46 (47.92%) Derivative
3 39 (40.63%) Banking
4 37 (38.54%) Finance
5 36 (37.50%) Front Office
6 34 (35.42%) Java
7 33 (34.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 31 (32.29%) Investment Banking
9 26 (27.08%) Summit
10 25 (26.04%) Fixed Income
11 21 (21.88%) HTML
12 20 (20.83%) Credit Derivative
13 19 (19.79%) Migration
13 19 (19.79%) Bloomberg
14 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (17.71%) ION Trading
15 17 (17.71%) Market Risk
16 16 (16.67%) Spring Integration
16 16 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 16 (16.67%) Spring
16 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (15.63%) Back Office
17 15 (15.63%) Risk Management
17 15 (15.63%) Collateral Management
18 12 (12.50%) MiFID
19 11 (11.46%) TDD
19 11 (11.46%) JIRA
19 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (11.46%) EMIR
19 11 (11.46%) Event-Driven Architecture

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 5 (5.21%) Confluence
2 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.04%) CICS
2 1 (1.04%) JBoss
2 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.04%) MS Project
1 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (27.08%) Summit
2 6 (6.25%) ION MarketView
3 4 (4.17%) Front Arena
4 3 (3.13%) Loan IQ
4 3 (3.13%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (2.08%) Markit EDM
6 1 (1.04%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.08%) QlikView
3 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.04%) DB2
4 1 (1.04%) Easytrieve
4 1 (1.04%) Essbase
4 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.04%) IMS/DB
4 1 (1.04%) KDB
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) JIRA
2 7 (7.29%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.25%) Maven
4 5 (5.21%) Gradle
4 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.21%) Selenium
5 4 (4.17%) Ant
5 4 (4.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.04%) Bower
6 1 (1.04%) Yeoman
General
1 39 (40.63%) Banking
2 37 (38.54%) Finance
3 36 (37.50%) Front Office
4 31 (32.29%) Investment Banking
5 15 (15.63%) Back Office
6 7 (7.29%) Retail
7 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Legal
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Analyst
1 30 (31.25%) Business Analyst
2 26 (27.08%) Developer
3 25 (26.04%) Java Developer
4 13 (13.54%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 12 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 11 (11.46%) Murex Analyst
6 11 (11.46%) Project Manager
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Murex Business Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Angular Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Consultant
10 7 (7.29%) Migration Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Report Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Business Consultant
11 6 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) HTML
2 16 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 16 (16.67%) Spring
2 16 (16.67%) Spring Integration
3 11 (11.46%) HTML5
4 10 (10.42%) XML
5 6 (6.25%) Web Services
6 5 (5.21%) CSS
6 5 (5.21%) Dropwizard
6 5 (5.21%) React
6 5 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.13%) JMS
8 2 (2.08%) FpML
9 1 (1.04%) Ajax
9 1 (1.04%) Java EE
9 1 (1.04%) JDBC
9 1 (1.04%) Murex MxML
9 1 (1.04%) Rendezvous
9 1 (1.04%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 46 (47.92%) Derivative
2 33 (34.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (26.04%) Fixed Income
4 20 (20.83%) Credit Derivative
5 17 (17.71%) Market Risk
6 10 (10.42%) OTC Derivatives
7 9 (9.38%) Credit Risk
8 7 (7.29%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.04%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (1.04%) Equities
10 1 (1.04%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.04%) Swaptions
10 1 (1.04%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) Unix
3 3 (3.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) Migration
2 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.63%) Collateral Management
4 15 (15.63%) Risk Management
5 11 (11.46%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 11 (11.46%) TDD
5 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.29%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (7.29%) Cash Management
7 7 (7.29%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (7.29%) Use Case
8 6 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (6.25%) SDLC
9 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.21%) DevOps
9 5 (5.21%) Test Management
9 5 (5.21%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.42%) Java
2 10 (10.42%) SQL
3 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.13%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) RPG
6 1 (1.04%) C
6 1 (1.04%) C++
6 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) MiFID
2 11 (11.46%) EMIR
3 7 (7.29%) AIFMD
4 6 (6.25%) QA
5 3 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (2.08%) SLA
7 1 (1.04%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Puppet
2 3 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (1.04%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 57 (59.38%) Murex
2 19 (19.79%) Bloomberg
3 17 (17.71%) ION Trading
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle
5 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.21%) Fidessa
5 5 (5.21%) Sencha
6 4 (4.17%) SunGard
7 3 (3.13%) Sybase
8 2 (2.08%) DataSynapse
8 2 (2.08%) Tableau
9 1 (1.04%) IBM
9 1 (1.04%) Perforce
9 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.04%) Reuters
9 1 (1.04%) Sophis
9 1 (1.04%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.04%) Unisys
9 1 (1.04%) Wall Street Systems
9 1 (1.04%) Yolus