The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Energy Derivatives in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Energy Derivatives over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Energy Derivatives
Rank 600 - 590
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Energy Derivatives 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% - 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £625 - £675
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14574 12419 14884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.35% 25.56% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8982 7479 8630
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 644 778
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.12 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.59% -11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%

Energy Derivatives
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Energy Derivatives within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Energy Derivatives Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Energy Derivatives
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Energy Derivatives within the UK.

Energy Derivatives Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Energy Derivatives
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 Energy Derivatives within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 £625 -
England - 3 £625 -
City of London - 1 £625 -

Energy Derivatives
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Energy Derivatives 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 Energy Derivatives.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Summit
2 2 (66.67%) Sophis
2 2 (66.67%) Murex
2 2 (66.67%) Calypso
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics

Energy Derivatives
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Energy Derivatives 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 Energy Derivatives. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Summit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Credit Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sophis
1 2 (66.67%) Murex
1 2 (66.67%) Calypso