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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calypso
Rank 614 589 578
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -11
Contract jobs citing Calypso 16 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.099% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.070% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 36
Median daily rate £550 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £500 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £950 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £400
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
22737 23708 25190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.77% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13915 13904 14848
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 872 987 1211
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -14 16 £550 -15.38% 1
London -37 14 £550 -15.38% 1
Mayfair - 2 £550 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) Murex
3 18 (41.86%) Front Office
4 17 (39.53%) Fixed Income
5 16 (37.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (32.56%) Back Office
6 14 (32.56%) Java
6 14 (32.56%) Summit
6 14 (32.56%) Banking
7 13 (30.23%) Derivative
7 13 (30.23%) Unix
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
9 11 (25.58%) JIRA
10 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
10 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.93%) HTML
10 9 (20.93%) Electronic Trading
11 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (18.60%) Oracle
11 8 (18.60%) Linux
11 8 (18.60%) Selenium
12 7 (16.28%) Maven
12 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
13 6 (13.95%) DevOps
13 6 (13.95%) Sophis
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
13 6 (13.95%) C#
13 6 (13.95%) IBM
14 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking

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 (11.63%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Summit
2 3 (6.98%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (6.98%) Temenos T24
2 3 (6.98%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (2.33%) Front Arena
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) KDB
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) JIRA
2 8 (18.60%) Selenium
3 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.28%) Maven
4 5 (11.63%) Gradle
5 4 (9.30%) Ant
5 4 (9.30%) Artifactory
5 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.98%) HP UFT
6 3 (6.98%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (4.65%) CruiseControl
7 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.65%) Hudson
7 2 (4.65%) JBehave
7 2 (4.65%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (4.65%) JMeter
7 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.65%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (4.65%) VersionOne
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 18 (41.86%) Front Office
3 14 (32.56%) Back Office
3 14 (32.56%) Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Business Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Calypso Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Calypso Business Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Sophis Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (6.98%) Murex Developer
8 3 (6.98%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
2 4 (9.30%) REST
2 4 (9.30%) WinForms
2 4 (9.30%) WPF
3 2 (4.65%) FpML
3 2 (4.65%) J2EE
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
3 2 (4.65%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Fixed Income
2 16 (37.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (30.23%) Derivative
4 5 (11.63%) Hedge funds
5 4 (9.30%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
7 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.65%) Market Risk
8 1 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.33%) DTCC
8 1 (2.33%) Equities
8 1 (2.33%) iSeries
8 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
8 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Unix
2 8 (18.60%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (20.93%) Business Analysis
1 9 (20.93%) Electronic Trading
2 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.95%) DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) Algorithmic Trading
4 4 (9.30%) Collateral Management
4 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Web Development
5 3 (6.98%) BDD
5 3 (6.98%) Build Automation
5 3 (6.98%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.98%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.98%) Security Testing
5 3 (6.98%) TDD
5 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) Java
2 12 (27.91%) SQL
3 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) C#
5 3 (6.98%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) C
6 2 (4.65%) C++
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) EMIR
1 4 (9.30%) FATCA
1 4 (9.30%) MiFID
1 4 (9.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.33%) Control-M
3 1 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Murex
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) Sophis
4 5 (11.63%) Atlassian
4 5 (11.63%) ION Trading
5 4 (9.30%) Bloomberg
5 4 (9.30%) Misys
6 3 (6.98%) Guidewire
6 3 (6.98%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Sybase
6 3 (6.98%) Temenos
7 2 (4.65%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.65%) Tradeweb
8 1 (2.33%) Cognos
8 1 (2.33%) SmartStream
8 1 (2.33%) Sun
8 1 (2.33%) SunGard
8 1 (2.33%) Yolus
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