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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equity Derivatives
UK
Rank 508 519 463
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -56
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 85 93 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.57% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 72 121
Median daily rate £600 £600 £579
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 - £475
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
14575 16366 15633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.49% 32.73% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9302 10380 9770
Median daily rate £438 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 692 654
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.98 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.99 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +6 76 £600 - 9
London -13 75 £600 - 9
City of London -5 15 £600 - 4
Northern Ireland - 6 £385 -
County Antrim - 5 £385 -
Belfast - 5 £385 -
Scotland +26 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Docklands, London -5 1 £500 -9.09%
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
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 24 January 2017, 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.

1 133 (89.26%) Derivative
2 99 (66.44%) Front Office
3 80 (53.69%) Banking
4 62 (41.61%) Java
5 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (40.27%) Finance
6 58 (38.93%) Equities
6 58 (38.93%) Investment Banking
7 35 (23.49%) SQL
8 34 (22.82%) TDD
8 34 (22.82%) Multithreading
9 32 (21.48%) C#
10 22 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (13.42%) HTML
12 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
12 19 (12.75%) Unix
13 18 (12.08%) Scrum
13 18 (12.08%) MiFID
13 18 (12.08%) HTML5
13 18 (12.08%) Analytics
14 16 (10.74%) C++
14 16 (10.74%) AngularJS
15 15 (10.07%) Relational Database
16 14 (9.40%) Spring
16 14 (9.40%) TypeScript
16 14 (9.40%) CSS
16 14 (9.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 14 (9.40%) RDBMS
16 14 (9.40%) Migration
16 14 (9.40%) SDLC

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 2 (1.34%) Apache
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (1.34%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.67%) Bloomberg TOMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.07%) Relational Database
2 14 (9.40%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.37%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.70%) DB2
5 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.36%) Big Data
7 4 (2.68%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.68%) KDB
8 2 (1.34%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.67%) MS Access
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.68%) JUnit
2 3 (2.01%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 99 (66.44%) Front Office
2 80 (53.69%) Banking
3 60 (40.27%) Finance
4 58 (38.93%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.37%) Back Office
6 4 (2.68%) French Language
7 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (63.76%) Developer
2 42 (28.19%) Java Developer
3 31 (20.81%) Analyst
3 31 (20.81%) Business Analyst
3 31 (20.81%) Senior Developer
4 24 (16.11%) Front Office Developer
5 21 (14.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (12.75%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 17 (11.41%) C# Developer
8 15 (10.07%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
9 13 (8.72%) MiFID Business Analyst
10 12 (8.05%) HTML Developer
10 12 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (8.05%) UI Developer
11 11 (7.38%) Agile Developer
12 9 (6.04%) IT Business Analyst
13 8 (5.37%) Angular Developer
13 8 (5.37%) Business IT Analyst
13 8 (5.37%) IT Analyst
13 8 (5.37%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.42%) HTML
2 18 (12.08%) HTML5
3 16 (10.74%) AngularJS
4 14 (9.40%) CSS
4 14 (9.40%) Spring
5 13 (8.72%) .NET
6 11 (7.38%) WCF
6 11 (7.38%) WPF
7 8 (5.37%) JMS
8 6 (4.03%) J2SE
9 4 (2.68%) CSS3
9 4 (2.68%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (2.68%) Web Services
9 4 (2.68%) XML
10 3 (2.01%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.01%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.01%) JSON
10 3 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (2.01%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (1.34%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 133 (89.26%) Derivative
2 58 (38.93%) Equities
3 14 (9.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.05%) Mathematics
6 9 (6.04%) Fixed Income
7 8 (5.37%) Fintech
7 8 (5.37%) Virtual Team
8 5 (3.36%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.68%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.01%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.01%) Economics
11 2 (1.34%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (1.34%) Exotic Derivative
11 2 (1.34%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.34%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.67%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.75%) Unix
2 9 (6.04%) Linux
3 3 (2.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.82%) Multithreading
2 34 (22.82%) TDD
3 22 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (12.08%) Analytics
4 18 (12.08%) Scrum
5 14 (9.40%) Migration
5 14 (9.40%) SDLC
6 13 (8.72%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 13 (8.72%) OOD
6 13 (8.72%) Risk Management
7 12 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.38%) BDD
8 11 (7.38%) Integration Testing
8 11 (7.38%) OO
8 11 (7.38%) Project Management
9 10 (6.71%) Business Analysis
9 10 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.71%) Electronic Trading
9 10 (6.71%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.61%) Java
2 35 (23.49%) SQL
3 32 (21.48%) C#
4 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.74%) C++
6 14 (9.40%) TypeScript
7 12 (8.05%) Python
8 11 (7.38%) Scala
9 7 (4.70%) VBA
10 5 (3.36%) Perl
11 4 (2.68%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (2.01%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.34%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.67%) C
14 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.08%) MiFID
2 6 (4.03%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (4.03%) QA
3 4 (2.68%) EMIR
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Control-M
2 1 (0.67%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 13 (8.72%) Fidessa
2 10 (6.71%) Sybase
2 10 (6.71%) TIBCO
3 8 (5.37%) Bloomberg
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle
4 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.36%) Sophis
5 4 (2.68%) BMC
5 4 (2.68%) Reuters
6 2 (1.34%) Charles River
6 2 (1.34%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.34%) Microgen
6 2 (1.34%) Murex
7 1 (0.67%) Actimize
7 1 (0.67%) Citrix
7 1 (0.67%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.67%) Palantir
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago