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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calypso
Rank 599 579 565
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Contract jobs citing Calypso 44 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.057% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 27
Median daily rate £650 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £350 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £563
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
23948 24289 23781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.81% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 14140 13473
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 1108 1060
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 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 6 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 31 May 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 +5 44 £650 +8.33% 10
London +20 43 £650 +8.33% 10
City of London +40 5 £575 -8.00% 8
Leicestershire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 67 (62.62%) Murex
2 55 (51.40%) Derivative
3 44 (41.12%) Banking
4 43 (40.19%) Finance
5 35 (32.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 35 (32.71%) Investment Banking
6 34 (31.78%) Front Office
7 32 (29.91%) Summit
8 29 (27.10%) Java
9 27 (25.23%) Migration
10 25 (23.36%) Risk Management
10 25 (23.36%) Fixed Income
11 23 (21.50%) Market Risk
12 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (18.69%) Credit Derivative
14 19 (17.76%) Bloomberg
15 17 (15.89%) Back Office
15 17 (15.89%) Collateral Management
16 16 (14.95%) Spring Integration
16 16 (14.95%) AngularJS
16 16 (14.95%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (14.95%) Spring
16 16 (14.95%) ION Trading
16 16 (14.95%) HTML
17 15 (14.02%) OTC Derivatives
18 13 (12.15%) MiFID
18 13 (12.15%) XML
18 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (11.21%) Credit Risk
19 12 (11.21%) EMIR

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 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.93%) CICS
1 1 (0.93%) JBoss
1 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 32 (29.91%) Summit
2 6 (5.61%) ION MarketView
3 4 (3.74%) Front Arena
4 3 (2.80%) Algo Collateral
4 3 (2.80%) Loan IQ
4 3 (2.80%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (1.87%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.87%) QlikView
5 1 (0.93%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.93%) DB2
5 1 (0.93%) Easytrieve
5 1 (0.93%) Essbase
5 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.93%) IMS/DB
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) JIRA
2 3 (2.80%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.93%) Bower
3 1 (0.93%) Maven
3 1 (0.93%) Yeoman
General
1 44 (41.12%) Banking
2 43 (40.19%) Finance
3 35 (32.71%) Investment Banking
4 34 (31.78%) Front Office
5 17 (15.89%) Back Office
6 8 (7.48%) Retail
7 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.93%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (37.38%) Analyst
2 35 (32.71%) Business Analyst
3 26 (24.30%) Developer
4 25 (23.36%) Java Developer
5 16 (14.95%) Murex Analyst
6 14 (13.08%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 13 (12.15%) Murex Business Analyst
7 13 (12.15%) Test Manager
8 11 (10.28%) Consultant
8 11 (10.28%) Project Manager
8 11 (10.28%) Senior Developer
9 10 (9.35%) Banking Analyst
9 10 (9.35%) Migration Analyst
9 10 (9.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (8.41%) Angular Developer
10 9 (8.41%) Business Consultant
10 9 (8.41%) Murex Consultant
10 9 (8.41%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (8.41%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (7.48%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) AngularJS
1 16 (14.95%) HTML
1 16 (14.95%) Spring
1 16 (14.95%) Spring Integration
2 13 (12.15%) XML
3 11 (10.28%) HTML5
4 7 (6.54%) JMS
5 6 (5.61%) Web Services
6 5 (4.67%) CSS
6 5 (4.67%) Dropwizard
6 5 (4.67%) React
6 5 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.93%) .NET
7 1 (0.93%) Ajax
7 1 (0.93%) Java EE
7 1 (0.93%) JDBC
7 1 (0.93%) Murex MxML
7 1 (0.93%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.93%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 55 (51.40%) Derivative
2 35 (32.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (23.36%) Fixed Income
4 23 (21.50%) Market Risk
5 20 (18.69%) Credit Derivative
6 15 (14.02%) OTC Derivatives
7 12 (11.21%) Credit Risk
8 8 (7.48%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.80%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (2.80%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (2.80%) Swaptions
10 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.87%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.93%) Equities
11 1 (0.93%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.48%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Unix
4 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.23%) Migration
2 25 (23.36%) Risk Management
3 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (15.89%) Collateral Management
5 16 (14.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.28%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 11 (10.28%) TDD
8 10 (9.35%) Release Management
8 10 (9.35%) Use Case
9 9 (8.41%) Integration Testing
9 9 (8.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (8.41%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.48%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (7.48%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (6.54%) Cash Management
11 7 (6.54%) Change Management
11 7 (6.54%) Multithreading
11 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) Java
2 10 (9.35%) SQL
3 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.87%) RPG
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (0.93%) Degree
1 1 (0.93%) ISEB
1 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) MiFID
2 12 (11.21%) EMIR
3 8 (7.48%) AIFMD
4 6 (5.61%) QA
4 6 (5.61%) SLA
5 3 (2.80%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.93%) FATCA
Vendors
1 67 (62.62%) Murex
2 19 (17.76%) Bloomberg
3 16 (14.95%) ION Trading
4 6 (5.61%) Sophis
5 5 (4.67%) Fidessa
5 5 (4.67%) Sencha
6 4 (3.74%) SunGard
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle
8 2 (1.87%) DataSynapse
8 2 (1.87%) Perforce
8 2 (1.87%) Sybase
8 2 (1.87%) Tableau
9 1 (0.93%) IBM
9 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.93%) Reuters
9 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.93%) Unisys
9 1 (0.93%) Wall Street Systems