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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 588 481 576
Rank change year-on-year
-107 +95
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 69 181 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.96% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 132 51
Median daily rate £550 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.28% -17.64%
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
17836 18880 18393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.32% 33.00% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11554 11812 11144
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 641 808 799
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.96 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.75 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

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 27 September 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 8 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 27 September 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 53 £550 -4.34% 6
London -103 53 £550 -4.34% 5
City of London -2 16 £488 -19.75% 3
Glasgow -1 13 £450 +32.35% 1
Scotland -4 13 £450 +32.35% 1
County Antrim - 2 £385 - 2
Northern Ireland - 2 £385 - 2
Belfast - 2 £385 - 2

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 145 (86.83%) Derivative
2 83 (49.70%) Banking
3 77 (46.11%) Front Office
4 66 (39.52%) Java
5 63 (37.72%) SQL
6 62 (37.13%) Investment Banking
7 60 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (34.13%) Finance
9 51 (30.54%) Equities
10 48 (28.74%) Unix
11 44 (26.35%) C#
12 37 (22.16%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (19.76%) Linux
14 30 (17.96%) Sybase
15 28 (16.77%) Perl
15 28 (16.77%) OO
15 28 (16.77%) OOD
15 28 (16.77%) Fixed Income
16 26 (15.57%) TDD
17 25 (14.97%) HTML
18 24 (14.37%) JavaScript
18 24 (14.37%) Multithreading
18 24 (14.37%) SDLC
19 22 (13.17%) Spring
19 22 (13.17%) DB2
20 21 (12.57%) J2SE
20 21 (12.57%) RDBMS
20 21 (12.57%) Relational Database
21 20 (11.98%) JUnit
22 19 (11.38%) C++

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 (0.60%) Confluence
1 1 (0.60%) SAS
1 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (1.20%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.17%) DB2
2 21 (12.57%) RDBMS
2 21 (12.57%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.19%) KDB
4 8 (4.79%) Kdb+
4 8 (4.79%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.99%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.80%) Big Data
7 3 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.20%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.60%) QlikView
9 1 (0.60%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (11.98%) JUnit
2 3 (1.80%) JIRA
3 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.20%) Subversion
3 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.60%) NuGet
4 1 (0.60%) NUnit
4 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (49.70%) Banking
2 77 (46.11%) Front Office
3 62 (37.13%) Investment Banking
4 57 (34.13%) Finance
5 13 (7.78%) Back Office
6 6 (3.59%) French Language
7 5 (2.99%) Legal
8 4 (2.40%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.80%) Retail
10 1 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (63.47%) Developer
2 36 (21.56%) Java Developer
3 35 (20.96%) Analyst
4 32 (19.16%) Business Analyst
4 32 (19.16%) C# Developer
5 14 (8.38%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.19%) C++ Developer
6 12 (7.19%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 11 (6.59%) Applications Support
8 10 (5.99%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
9 9 (5.39%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.79%) HTML Developer
10 8 (4.79%) KDB Developer
11 7 (4.19%) C# WPF Developer
11 7 (4.19%) IT Analyst
11 7 (4.19%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.19%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.97%) HTML
2 22 (13.17%) Spring
3 21 (12.57%) J2SE
4 18 (10.78%) HTML5
5 17 (10.18%) WPF
6 16 (9.58%) .NET
7 12 (7.19%) AngularJS
8 11 (6.59%) JMS
9 6 (3.59%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (3.59%) RequireJS
9 6 (3.59%) WCF
10 4 (2.40%) Middleware
10 4 (2.40%) Node.js
11 3 (1.80%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.80%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.80%) WinForms
12 2 (1.20%) Ajax
12 2 (1.20%) REST
12 2 (1.20%) Silverlight
12 2 (1.20%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 145 (86.83%) Derivative
2 51 (30.54%) Equities
3 37 (22.16%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (16.77%) Fixed Income
5 19 (11.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (5.39%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.19%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.59%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.99%) Fintech
9 5 (2.99%) Market Risk
10 4 (2.40%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (2.40%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.80%) Equity Risk
11 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
12 2 (1.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
13 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.74%) Unix
2 33 (19.76%) Linux
3 7 (4.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.77%) OO
2 28 (16.77%) OOD
3 26 (15.57%) TDD
4 24 (14.37%) Multithreading
4 24 (14.37%) SDLC
5 19 (11.38%) Business Analysis
6 18 (10.78%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.18%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (8.98%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (8.38%) Risk Management
10 13 (7.78%) Analytics
11 12 (7.19%) Database Tuning
12 11 (6.59%) Project Management
13 10 (5.99%) Market Making
14 9 (5.39%) Algorithmic Trading
15 8 (4.79%) Data Analysis
15 8 (4.79%) Migration
16 7 (4.19%) Data Modelling
16 7 (4.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.52%) Java
2 63 (37.72%) SQL
3 44 (26.35%) C#
4 28 (16.77%) Perl
5 24 (14.37%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.38%) C++
7 14 (8.38%) Python
7 14 (8.38%) VBA
8 10 (5.99%) Scala
9 7 (4.19%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.40%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.20%) VB
11 2 (1.20%) VBScript
12 1 (0.60%) C
12 1 (0.60%) Korn
12 1 (0.60%) R
12 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (9.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) MiFID
2 8 (4.79%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (2.40%) EMIR
3 4 (2.40%) QA
3 4 (2.40%) SLA
4 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) Control-M
2 2 (1.20%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 30 (17.96%) Sybase
2 16 (9.58%) Oracle
3 9 (5.39%) Sophis
4 8 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.79%) Murex
5 4 (2.40%) BMC
5 4 (2.40%) Reuters
6 3 (1.80%) Citrix
6 3 (1.80%) Microgen
6 3 (1.80%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.20%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.20%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) Actimize
8 1 (0.60%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.60%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.60%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.60%) Palantir
8 1 (0.60%) Perforce
8 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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