The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 576 517 486
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -31
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 80 132 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.75% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 100 87
Median daily rate £550 £550 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £473 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £425 £393
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18012 17578 16813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.03% 31.84% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11669 10770 10365
Median daily rate £425 £413 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 603 718 736
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Equity Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equity Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Trend

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

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Equity Derivative within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Equity Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative within the UK.

Equity Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Equity Derivative
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 Equity Derivative within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
London -65 66 £575 +2.22% 17
England -69 66 £575 +2.22% 19
Glasgow +7 13 £385 -6.66%
Scotland -13 13 £385 -6.66%
City of London +10 10 £600 +4.34% 6
Canary Wharf +7 5 £600 +9.09%
Docklands, London - 3 £575 -

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 129 (90.21%) Derivative
2 68 (47.55%) SQL
3 67 (46.85%) Front Office
4 61 (42.66%) Finance
5 53 (37.06%) Banking
6 51 (35.66%) Java
7 49 (34.27%) C#
8 44 (30.77%) Equities
9 43 (30.07%) Investment Banking
10 40 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 37 (25.87%) Fixed Income
13 36 (25.17%) Unix
14 31 (21.68%) Sybase
15 29 (20.28%) Perl
16 28 (19.58%) Multithreading
17 26 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (15.38%) TDD
18 22 (15.38%) OO
18 22 (15.38%) OOD
19 21 (14.69%) Linux
19 21 (14.69%) Oracle
20 19 (13.29%) .NET
20 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
20 19 (13.29%) Relational Database
21 18 (12.59%) SDLC
21 18 (12.59%) C++
22 16 (11.19%) Spring
22 16 (11.19%) Degree
22 16 (11.19%) WPF

Equity Derivative
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 10 (6.99%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.10%) Confluence
2 3 (2.10%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
2 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.80%) Front Arena
3 3 (2.10%) Algo Collateral
4 2 (1.40%) RMDS
5 1 (0.70%) Kondor
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Firewall
1 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.40%) BGP
2 2 (1.40%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.29%) Relational Database
2 15 (10.49%) RDBMS
3 14 (9.79%) DB2
3 14 (9.79%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.90%) KDB
6 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.10%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.40%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.09%) JUnit
2 8 (5.59%) JIRA
2 8 (5.59%) Subversion
3 6 (4.20%) ClearCase
3 6 (4.20%) ClearQuest
4 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.10%) Maven
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.70%) Mockito
6 1 (0.70%) NuGet
6 1 (0.70%) NUnit
6 1 (0.70%) RSpec
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (46.85%) Front Office
2 61 (42.66%) Finance
3 53 (37.06%) Banking
4 43 (30.07%) Investment Banking
5 11 (7.69%) Back Office
6 5 (3.50%) French Language
6 5 (3.50%) Legal
7 2 (1.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 89 (62.24%) Developer
2 35 (24.48%) Analyst
3 31 (21.68%) Java Developer
4 29 (20.28%) Business Analyst
4 29 (20.28%) C# Developer
5 11 (7.69%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 11 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.99%) C++ Developer
6 10 (6.99%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
7 7 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (4.90%) VBA Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Banking Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Database Programmer
8 6 (4.20%) Equity Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Excel Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Excel VBA Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (4.20%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Programmer
8 6 (4.20%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.29%) .NET
2 16 (11.19%) Spring
2 16 (11.19%) WPF
3 13 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (9.09%) J2SE
4 11 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 11 (7.69%) HTML
5 10 (6.99%) JMS
6 7 (4.90%) HTML5
7 6 (4.20%) MDX
7 6 (4.20%) Middleware
8 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (2.80%) J2EE
9 4 (2.80%) Ultra Messaging
9 4 (2.80%) WCF
9 4 (2.80%) WinForms
10 3 (2.10%) Ajax
10 3 (2.10%) FpML
10 3 (2.10%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 129 (90.21%) Derivative
2 44 (30.77%) Equities
3 39 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 37 (25.87%) Fixed Income
5 26 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.90%) Market Risk
7 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.50%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.80%) Credit Risk
9 4 (2.80%) Reference Data
10 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.10%) Contract for Difference
10 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.10%) N-Tier
10 3 (2.10%) Swaptions
10 3 (2.10%) SWIFT
10 3 (2.10%) User Experience
11 2 (1.40%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.17%) Unix
2 21 (14.69%) Linux
3 9 (6.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.58%) Multithreading
3 22 (15.38%) OO
3 22 (15.38%) OOD
3 22 (15.38%) TDD
4 18 (12.59%) SDLC
5 14 (9.79%) Low Latency
5 14 (9.79%) Migration
5 14 (9.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (9.09%) Analytics
6 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.39%) Business Analysis
7 12 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (8.39%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (6.99%) Database Tuning
8 10 (6.99%) SOA
9 9 (6.29%) Automated Testing
9 9 (6.29%) Market Making
10 8 (5.59%) Electronic Trading
10 8 (5.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (47.55%) SQL
2 51 (35.66%) Java
3 49 (34.27%) C#
4 29 (20.28%) Perl
5 18 (12.59%) C++
6 15 (10.49%) Python
7 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.59%) VBA
9 7 (4.90%) Scala
10 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.10%) XAML
12 2 (1.40%) C
12 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.40%) VBScript
13 1 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.70%) Clojure
13 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (11.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.39%) MiFID
2 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (3.50%) EMIR
3 2 (1.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) Control-M
1 3 (2.10%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (2.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (21.68%) Sybase
2 21 (14.69%) Oracle
3 19 (13.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.59%) DataSynapse
4 8 (5.59%) Reuters
5 6 (4.20%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.50%) Murex
7 4 (2.80%) Bloomberg
7 4 (2.80%) Sophis
7 4 (2.80%) SunGard
8 3 (2.10%) BT
8 3 (2.10%) Calypso
8 3 (2.10%) Fidessa
8 3 (2.10%) Radianz
9 2 (1.40%) IBM
10 1 (0.70%) Adobe
10 1 (0.70%) Algorithmics
10 1 (0.70%) BMC
10 1 (0.70%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.70%) Perforce
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