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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Calypso
UK
Rank 576 557 584
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Contract jobs citing Calypso 20 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.099% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 27
Median daily rate £600 £600 £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £485 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £710 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate - £700 -
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
20222 22047 23588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.60% 43.09% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12535 13180 13584
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 763 828 962
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -17 20 £600 - 3
London -35 20 £600 - 3
City of London -6 2 £525 +2.94% 3

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Back Office
3 14 (36.84%) Front Office
3 14 (36.84%) Fixed Income
4 13 (34.21%) Murex
5 11 (28.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (26.32%) Bloomberg
7 8 (21.05%) Derivative
8 7 (18.42%) Java
9 6 (15.79%) C#
10 5 (13.16%) Summit
10 5 (13.16%) VBA
10 5 (13.16%) Unix
10 5 (13.16%) Degree
10 5 (13.16%) MiFID
10 5 (13.16%) Banking
10 5 (13.16%) Hedge funds
11 4 (10.53%) REST
11 4 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
11 4 (10.53%) ION Trading
11 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
11 4 (10.53%) WPF
11 4 (10.53%) Web Development
11 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.53%) CSS
11 4 (10.53%) .NET
11 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
11 4 (10.53%) SQL
11 4 (10.53%) HTML

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 (2.63%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Summit
2 3 (7.89%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (7.89%) Temenos T24
2 3 (7.89%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (2.63%) Front Arena
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) HP UFT
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
1 3 (7.89%) Rational Functional Tester
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.26%) Hudson
2 2 (5.26%) JBehave
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (5.26%) JMeter
2 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (5.26%) VersionOne
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Back Office
3 14 (36.84%) Front Office
4 5 (13.16%) Banking
5 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Business Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) Calypso Developer
5 9 (23.68%) Calypso Business Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Front Office Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Technical Developer
8 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Sophis Developer
9 3 (7.89%) FX Support Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) MiFID Business Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) Murex Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Murex Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (10.53%) CSS
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) REST
1 4 (10.53%) WinForms
1 4 (10.53%) WPF
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Fixed Income
2 11 (28.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (21.05%) Derivative
4 5 (13.16%) Hedge funds
5 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.89%) Equities
5 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
6 2 (5.26%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (10.53%) Web Development
2 3 (7.89%) BDD
2 3 (7.89%) Coaching
2 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (7.89%) ETL
2 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
2 3 (7.89%) Project Management
2 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
2 3 (7.89%) SDLC
2 3 (7.89%) Security Testing
2 3 (7.89%) TDD
2 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
3 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
3 2 (5.26%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (5.26%) OOP
3 2 (5.26%) Scrum
3 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) VBA
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Murex
2 10 (26.32%) Bloomberg
3 4 (10.53%) ION Trading
3 4 (10.53%) Misys
3 4 (10.53%) Sophis
4 3 (7.89%) Guidewire
4 3 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Temenos
5 2 (5.26%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.26%) Tradeweb
6 1 (2.63%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.63%) Reuters
6 1 (2.63%) SunGard
6 1 (2.63%) Wallstreet Suite