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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calypso
Rank 622 634 605
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Contract jobs citing Calypso 25 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.055% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 20
Median daily rate £588 £550 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £461 £545
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £705 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 -
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
23683 25134 26218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.78% 43.30% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14486 14871 14762
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 838 1092 1170
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 24 September 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 7 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 24 September 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 +6 25 £588 -2.08% 3
London -5 24 £588 -2.08% 3
City of London +16 5 £550 +17.33% 2
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £488 -

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 31 (56.36%) Murex
2 25 (45.45%) Front Office
2 25 (45.45%) Derivative
3 24 (43.64%) Finance
3 24 (43.64%) Java
4 22 (40.00%) Fixed Income
5 19 (34.55%) Summit
6 14 (25.45%) Banking
7 13 (23.64%) Bloomberg
7 13 (23.64%) HTML
7 13 (23.64%) SQL
7 13 (23.64%) Unix
8 12 (21.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (21.82%) ION Trading
8 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
9 11 (20.00%) Linux
10 10 (18.18%) Oracle
10 10 (18.18%) JIRA
10 10 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
11 9 (16.36%) Spring
11 9 (16.36%) Credit Derivative
11 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (16.36%) TDD
12 8 (14.55%) Back Office
13 7 (12.73%) HTML5
13 7 (12.73%) Selenium
13 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (12.73%) Spring Integration
13 7 (12.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 7 (12.73%) AngularJS

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 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) CICS
2 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Summit
2 2 (3.64%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (3.64%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.64%) Temenos T24
2 2 (3.64%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (1.82%) Front Arena
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) KDB
1 3 (5.45%) QlikView
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) DB2
3 1 (1.82%) Easytrieve
3 1 (1.82%) Essbase
3 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.82%) IMS/DB
3 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) JIRA
2 7 (12.73%) Selenium
3 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.91%) Maven
4 5 (9.09%) Gradle
5 4 (7.27%) Ant
5 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
5 4 (7.27%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.64%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.82%) Hudson
7 1 (1.82%) JBehave
7 1 (1.82%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.82%) JMeter
7 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.82%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (1.82%) VersionOne
General
1 25 (45.45%) Front Office
2 24 (43.64%) Finance
3 14 (25.45%) Banking
4 8 (14.55%) Back Office
5 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
6 4 (7.27%) Retail
7 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.82%) French Language
8 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analyst
1 17 (30.91%) Developer
1 17 (30.91%) Java Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Angular Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Calypso Business Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Murex Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) HTML
2 9 (16.36%) Spring
3 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.73%) HTML5
3 7 (12.73%) Spring Integration
4 3 (5.45%) FpML
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) .NET
5 1 (1.82%) Ajax
5 1 (1.82%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) Java EE
5 1 (1.82%) JDBC
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.82%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.82%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (1.82%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Derivative
2 22 (40.00%) Fixed Income
3 12 (21.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (16.36%) Credit Derivative
5 5 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
6 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (5.45%) Market Risk
8 2 (3.64%) Credit Risk
8 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
8 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.82%) DTCC
9 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.82%) iSeries
9 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.82%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.82%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Unix
2 11 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
2 10 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) TDD
4 7 (12.73%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (10.91%) DevOps
5 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.09%) Collateral Management
6 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Algorithmic Trading
7 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.45%) Build Automation
8 3 (5.45%) Cash Management
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) Scrum
9 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) Java
2 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.45%) C
5 3 (5.45%) C++
5 3 (5.45%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) RPG
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) EMIR
1 4 (7.27%) FATCA
1 4 (7.27%) MiFID
1 4 (7.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.82%) Control-M
3 1 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Murex
2 13 (23.64%) Bloomberg
3 12 (21.82%) ION Trading
4 10 (18.18%) Oracle
5 5 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 5 (9.09%) IBM
6 4 (7.27%) Fidessa
6 4 (7.27%) Sybase
7 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.64%) DataSynapse
8 2 (3.64%) Guidewire
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) Sophis
8 2 (3.64%) Tableau
8 2 (3.64%) Temenos
8 2 (3.64%) Tradeweb
9 1 (1.82%) Rally
9 1 (1.82%) SmartStream
9 1 (1.82%) Sun
9 1 (1.82%) Yolus