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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 550 490 525
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +35
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 77 149 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.82% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 104 101
Median daily rate £575 £590 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.54% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £518 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £718 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £600 £425
% change year-on-year
-35.83% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
16353 18243 18179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.59% 33.35% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10596 11467 11532
Median daily rate £430 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 787 758
Median hourly rate £19.02 £20.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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 5 December 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 16 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 5 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 -70 66 £600 +2.56% 4
London -75 65 £600 +2.56% 4
City of London +1 19 £575 -4.16% 1
Northern Ireland - 10 £385 -
County Antrim - 9 £385 -
Belfast - 9 £385 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £600 -4.00%
Docklands, London 0 1 £500 -23.07%
Scotland -1 1 - -
Glasgow -3 1 - -
Street - 1 £525 -
Liverpool - 1 £525 -
Merseyside - 1 £525 -
Somerset - 1 £525 -
North West - 1 £525 -
South West - 1 £525 -

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 134 (87.01%) Derivative
2 90 (58.44%) Banking
3 89 (57.79%) Front Office
4 63 (40.91%) Finance
4 63 (40.91%) Investment Banking
5 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (36.36%) Java
7 55 (35.71%) Equities
8 45 (29.22%) SQL
9 37 (24.03%) TDD
10 32 (20.78%) C#
11 29 (18.83%) Unix
11 29 (18.83%) Multithreading
12 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
13 22 (14.29%) HTML
14 21 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (12.34%) HTML5
16 18 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (11.69%) SDLC
16 18 (11.69%) AngularJS
16 18 (11.69%) MiFID
16 18 (11.69%) Risk Management
17 17 (11.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (10.39%) OOD
18 16 (10.39%) C++
18 16 (10.39%) Scrum
19 14 (9.09%) Degree
19 14 (9.09%) Fixed Income
19 14 (9.09%) Linux
19 14 (9.09%) Python

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 1 (0.65%) Confluence
1 1 (0.65%) SAS
1 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.65%) Bloomberg TOMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.44%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.49%) RDBMS
2 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.84%) DB2
4 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.90%) KDB
6 5 (3.25%) Big Data
7 4 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.60%) Kdb+
7 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.65%) QlikView
8 1 (0.65%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) JUnit
2 2 (1.30%) JIRA
2 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) Subversion
3 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (58.44%) Banking
2 89 (57.79%) Front Office
3 63 (40.91%) Finance
3 63 (40.91%) Investment Banking
4 11 (7.14%) Back Office
5 4 (2.60%) French Language
6 2 (1.30%) Legal
6 2 (1.30%) Retail
6 2 (1.30%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (58.44%) Developer
2 38 (24.68%) Java Developer
3 37 (24.03%) Analyst
4 36 (23.38%) Business Analyst
5 22 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 19 (12.34%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 17 (11.04%) C# Developer
7 17 (11.04%) HTML Developer
8 16 (10.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (10.39%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (9.74%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
9 15 (9.74%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 13 (8.44%) Front Office Developer
11 11 (7.14%) Agile Developer
11 11 (7.14%) Applications Support
11 11 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
12 10 (6.49%) Business IT Analyst
12 10 (6.49%) IT Analyst
13 8 (5.19%) Project Manager
13 8 (5.19%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.29%) HTML
2 19 (12.34%) HTML5
3 18 (11.69%) AngularJS
4 13 (8.44%) Spring
5 12 (7.79%) .NET
5 12 (7.79%) CSS
6 9 (5.84%) J2SE
7 7 (4.55%) WPF
8 5 (3.25%) RequireJS
8 5 (3.25%) WCF
9 4 (2.60%) CSS3
9 4 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (2.60%) JMS
9 4 (2.60%) XML
10 3 (1.95%) JSON
10 3 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.95%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (1.30%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.30%) Swing
11 2 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 134 (87.01%) Derivative
2 55 (35.71%) Equities
3 18 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (11.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (9.09%) Fixed Income
6 12 (7.79%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.49%) Fintech
8 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
8 8 (5.19%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.60%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (2.60%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.60%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.30%) Equity Risk
10 2 (1.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.65%) Economics
11 1 (0.65%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.83%) Unix
2 14 (9.09%) Linux
3 7 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (24.03%) TDD
3 29 (18.83%) Multithreading
4 21 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (11.69%) Risk Management
5 18 (11.69%) SDLC
6 16 (10.39%) OOD
6 16 (10.39%) Scrum
7 14 (9.09%) Project Management
8 13 (8.44%) Business Analysis
8 13 (8.44%) Migration
8 13 (8.44%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.79%) Analytics
9 12 (7.79%) BDD
9 12 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 11 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 10 (6.49%) Data Management
11 10 (6.49%) OO
12 9 (5.84%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.36%) Java
2 45 (29.22%) SQL
3 32 (20.78%) C#
4 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.39%) C++
6 14 (9.09%) Python
7 12 (7.79%) TypeScript
8 11 (7.14%) Scala
8 11 (7.14%) VBA
9 10 (6.49%) Perl
10 5 (3.25%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.95%) ANSI SQL
12 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.30%) VB
13 1 (0.65%) Korn
13 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.65%) R
13 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.69%) MiFID
2 8 (5.19%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (3.90%) QA
4 4 (2.60%) EMIR
5 3 (1.95%) SLA
6 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Control-M
2 1 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.65%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 12 (7.79%) Sybase
2 10 (6.49%) Oracle
3 9 (5.84%) Sophis
4 6 (3.90%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.25%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.60%) Citrix
6 4 (2.60%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.60%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.60%) Reuters
7 3 (1.95%) BMC
7 3 (1.95%) Murex
8 2 (1.30%) Microgen
9 1 (0.65%) Actimize
9 1 (0.65%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.65%) Palantir
9 1 (0.65%) Tableau