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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calypso
Rank 538 532 477
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -55
Contract jobs citing Calypso 38 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.068% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 41
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£600 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £487 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £655 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
23958 22965 20967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.66% 45.69% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 12512 10990
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 975 976 1254
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Calypso
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Calypso within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 38 £600 +4.34% 7
England -13 38 £600 +4.34% 7
City of London +2 2 £650 +18.18% 3

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Calypso also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calypso.

1 49 (51.04%) Finance
2 31 (32.29%) Banking
3 26 (27.08%) Investment Banking
3 26 (27.08%) Murex
3 26 (27.08%) Oracle
4 23 (23.96%) Java
4 23 (23.96%) Derivative
5 19 (19.79%) Business Analysis
6 18 (18.75%) SQL
7 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (17.71%) Front Office
8 15 (15.63%) QA
9 14 (14.58%) Workflow
10 13 (13.54%) Project Management
10 13 (13.54%) EMIR
11 12 (12.50%) Shell Script
11 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.46%) SWIFT
13 10 (10.42%) Test Management
13 10 (10.42%) Dodd-Frank
13 10 (10.42%) Fixed Income
13 10 (10.42%) J2EE
13 10 (10.42%) UNIX
14 9 (9.38%) Python
14 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (9.38%) JIRA
15 8 (8.33%) XML
15 8 (8.33%) Summit
16 7 (7.29%) Equities
16 7 (7.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Calypso also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calypso. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.13%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.04%) Liferay
3 1 (1.04%) CMS
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Open Workbench
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Summit
2 3 (3.13%) Front Arena
3 2 (2.08%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.04%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (1.04%) Markit EDM
4 1 (1.04%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (3.13%) Selenium
2 3 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Toad
3 1 (1.04%) Subversion
3 1 (1.04%) Maven
3 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) FxCop
3 1 (1.04%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.04%) Mockito
3 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (51.04%) Finance
2 31 (32.29%) Banking
3 26 (27.08%) Investment Banking
4 17 (17.71%) Front Office
5 5 (5.21%) Back Office
6 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (45.83%) Analyst
2 32 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 26 (27.08%) Developer
4 16 (16.67%) Calypso Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.25%) Architect
6 6 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Business Analyst Team Leader
9 3 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) FX Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) J2EE
2 8 (8.33%) XML
3 6 (6.25%) HTML
3 6 (6.25%) FpML
4 4 (4.17%) Spring
5 3 (3.13%) Java EE
5 3 (3.13%) JMS
5 3 (3.13%) Rendezvous
5 3 (3.13%) .NET
5 3 (3.13%) CSS
5 3 (3.13%) JDBC
5 3 (3.13%) JSP
5 3 (3.13%) jQuery
5 3 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.08%) WPF
6 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.08%) WinForms
7 1 (1.04%) JSON
7 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Derivative
2 11 (11.46%) SWIFT
3 10 (10.42%) Fixed Income
4 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.29%) Equities
5 7 (7.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.25%) Swaptions
7 5 (5.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 4 (4.17%) Credit Risk
9 3 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (3.13%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.08%) Kindle
11 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.04%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (1.04%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) UNIX
2 3 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) Business Analysis
2 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.58%) Workflow
4 13 (13.54%) Project Management
5 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.42%) Test Management
7 7 (7.29%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.25%) Business Transformation
8 6 (6.25%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.21%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.21%) Web Development
9 5 (5.21%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.21%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.21%) System Testing
10 4 (4.17%) Line Management
10 4 (4.17%) UML
11 3 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) Java
2 18 (18.75%) SQL
3 12 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 9 (9.38%) Python
5 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.13%) C#
7 2 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 5 (5.21%) ISEB Practitioner
2 5 (5.21%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) QA
2 13 (13.54%) EMIR
3 10 (10.42%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (3.13%) FATCA
5 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Murex
1 26 (27.08%) Oracle
2 7 (7.29%) SunGard
3 6 (6.25%) HP
4 5 (5.21%) Wall Street Systems
5 4 (4.17%) Sophis
6 3 (3.13%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.08%) Charles River
7 2 (2.08%) IBM
7 2 (2.08%) OpenLink
7 2 (2.08%) 29West
8 1 (1.04%) Algorithmics
8 1 (1.04%) Syncfusion
8 1 (1.04%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.04%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.04%) Sybase
8 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
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