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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 29 May 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Derivatives
Rank 471 485 428
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -57
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 125 110 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.66% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 102
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £456 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £393 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.28% -21.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average 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
16812 16661 15515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 31.47% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10365 10360 9121
Average daily rate £413 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 667 657 668
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Derivative within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +18 114 £563 -13.46% 15
England -9 114 £563 -13.46% 17
City of London +20 35 £569 +3.40% 5
Scotland +2 9 £413 +7.14%
Glasgow +2 9 £413 +13.79%
Canary Wharf - 4 £550 -

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 262 (94.58%) Derivative
2 151 (54.51%) Banking
3 122 (44.04%) Front Office
4 106 (38.27%) Investment Banking
5 99 (35.74%) Finance
6 97 (35.02%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (33.57%) Java
8 83 (29.96%) Equities
9 72 (25.99%) SQL
10 62 (22.38%) C#
11 61 (22.02%) UNIX
12 60 (21.66%) TDD
13 51 (18.41%) .NET
14 50 (18.05%) Linux
15 47 (16.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 43 (15.52%) OO
16 43 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (15.16%) JavaScript
17 42 (15.16%) Spring
18 38 (13.72%) Oracle
19 37 (13.36%) VBA
20 35 (12.64%) SDLC
21 34 (12.27%) Multithreading
22 33 (11.91%) Fixed Income
22 33 (11.91%) Workflow
23 29 (10.47%) Data Modelling
24 28 (10.11%) SQL Server
24 28 (10.11%) HTML
24 28 (10.11%) Risk Management
25 27 (9.75%) Sybase

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (1.81%) Apache
3 4 (1.44%) Node.js
3 4 (1.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.66%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.94%) DB2
4 20 (7.22%) RDBMS
5 12 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.61%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.25%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.89%) Pentaho
8 8 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.53%) KDB
9 7 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.81%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (1.81%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (1.81%) Sybase ASE
10 5 (1.81%) Sybase IQ
10 5 (1.81%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.72%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.72%) QlikView
12 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (6.86%) JUnit
2 15 (5.42%) Maven
3 13 (4.69%) JIRA
4 12 (4.33%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.25%) Subversion
5 9 (3.25%) ProC
6 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.44%) jMock
9 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.72%) JBehave
10 2 (0.72%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.72%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 151 (54.51%) Banking
2 122 (44.04%) Front Office
3 106 (38.27%) Investment Banking
4 99 (35.74%) Finance
5 13 (4.69%) Financial Institution
6 12 (4.33%) Back Office
7 6 (2.17%) Legal
7 6 (2.17%) French Language
8 4 (1.44%) Retail
9 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 153 (55.23%) Developer
2 68 (24.55%) Java Developer
3 66 (23.83%) Analyst
4 48 (17.33%) Business Analyst
5 34 (12.27%) Senior Developer
6 30 (10.83%) C# Developer
7 17 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (5.78%) .NET Developer
9 15 (5.42%) VBA Developer
10 13 (4.69%) Support Analyst
10 13 (4.69%) Applications Support
10 13 (4.69%) RAD Developer
11 11 (3.97%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.61%) Excel Developer
12 10 (3.61%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
13 9 (3.25%) Consultant
14 8 (2.89%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (2.89%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (2.89%) Front Office Developer
14 8 (2.89%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (18.41%) .NET
2 42 (15.16%) Spring
3 28 (10.11%) HTML
4 24 (8.66%) XML
5 23 (8.30%) WCF
5 23 (8.30%) WPF
6 22 (7.94%) HTML5
7 16 (5.78%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (5.78%) .NET Framework
8 13 (4.69%) JMS
8 13 (4.69%) J2SE
8 13 (4.69%) SOAP
8 13 (4.69%) J2EE
9 11 (3.97%) Web Services
9 11 (3.97%) WinForms
9 11 (3.97%) AngularJS
10 9 (3.25%) JSON
10 9 (3.25%) Hibernate
10 9 (3.25%) RESTful
10 9 (3.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 262 (94.58%) Derivative
2 83 (29.96%) Equities
3 47 (16.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 43 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (11.91%) Fixed Income
6 24 (8.66%) Credit Derivative
7 19 (6.86%) Computer Science
8 12 (4.33%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.25%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (2.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 8 (2.89%) Market Risk
11 7 (2.53%) Swaptions
11 7 (2.53%) N-Tier
12 6 (2.17%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.81%) Contract for Difference
13 5 (1.81%) Reference Data
14 4 (1.44%) SWIFT
15 3 (1.08%) Equity Risk
15 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
16 2 (0.72%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.02%) UNIX
2 50 (18.05%) Linux
3 12 (4.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (35.02%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (21.66%) TDD
3 43 (15.52%) OO
4 35 (12.64%) SDLC
5 34 (12.27%) Multithreading
6 33 (11.91%) Workflow
7 29 (10.47%) Data Modelling
8 28 (10.11%) Risk Management
9 25 (9.03%) RAD
10 24 (8.66%) Software Engineering
11 23 (8.30%) SOA
12 22 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (7.58%) OOD
14 17 (6.14%) Analytics
15 16 (5.78%) Release Management
15 16 (5.78%) Project Management
16 15 (5.42%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (5.05%) Market Making
18 13 (4.69%) Electronic Trading
18 13 (4.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 93 (33.57%) Java
2 72 (25.99%) SQL
3 62 (22.38%) C#
4 42 (15.16%) JavaScript
5 37 (13.36%) VBA
6 27 (9.75%) Python
7 21 (7.58%) Perl
8 13 (4.69%) PL/SQL
9 12 (4.33%) Scala
10 11 (3.97%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.97%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.25%) C++
12 7 (2.53%) VBScript
13 6 (2.17%) VB
14 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.72%) Clojure
14 2 (0.72%) R
14 2 (0.72%) Go
14 2 (0.72%) C
14 2 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (9.75%) Degree
2 2 (0.72%) PhD
2 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.72%) CFA
3 1 (0.36%) CAPM
3 1 (0.36%) ISEB
3 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.69%) QA
2 10 (3.61%) EMIR
3 8 (2.89%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Control-M
2 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (13.72%) Oracle
2 27 (9.75%) Sybase
3 14 (5.05%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.61%) Infragistics
5 8 (2.89%) Sophis
6 7 (2.53%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.17%) Tableau
7 6 (2.17%) Informatica
7 6 (2.17%) Greenplum
8 5 (1.81%) Calypso
8 5 (1.81%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.44%) Murex
10 3 (1.08%) Reuters
10 3 (1.08%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.08%) Solace
11 2 (0.72%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.36%) SAP
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