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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 566 518 558
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +40
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 95 131 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.71% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 94 60
Median daily rate £573 £596 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.98% +8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £458 £459
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £335 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -21.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -

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
18069 18495 17739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.55% 32.39% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11673 11639 10730
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 736 705
Median hourly rate £20.78 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -33 80 £573 -4.58% 7
England -34 80 £573 -4.58% 7
City of London +34 21 £573 -4.58% 5
Scotland 0 14 £400 +37.93% 3
Glasgow -2 14 £400 +37.93% 3
Docklands, London +9 2 £550 -15.38%
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 142 (88.20%) Derivative
2 75 (46.58%) Banking
3 67 (41.61%) Front Office
4 63 (39.13%) Java
5 62 (38.51%) SQL
6 59 (36.65%) Investment Banking
7 56 (34.78%) Finance
8 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (29.19%) Equities
10 45 (27.95%) C#
11 41 (25.47%) Unix
12 33 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (18.63%) Fixed Income
13 30 (18.63%) Perl
14 29 (18.01%) Sybase
15 28 (17.39%) Linux
16 27 (16.77%) OO
17 26 (16.15%) OOD
18 24 (14.91%) HTML
18 24 (14.91%) Relational Database
19 23 (14.29%) JavaScript
20 22 (13.66%) SDLC
21 21 (13.04%) DB2
21 21 (13.04%) RDBMS
21 21 (13.04%) Multithreading
22 20 (12.42%) TDD
22 20 (12.42%) Spring
22 20 (12.42%) J2SE
23 19 (11.80%) JUnit
23 19 (11.80%) 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 4 (2.48%) Confluence
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (1.24%) RMDS
3 1 (0.62%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.62%) Kondor
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) BGP
1 2 (1.24%) Firewall
1 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.91%) Relational Database
2 21 (13.04%) DB2
2 21 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 11 (6.83%) KDB
4 8 (4.97%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.73%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.86%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.62%) Big Data
8 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) QlikView
8 1 (0.62%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (11.80%) JUnit
2 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.86%) Subversion
2 3 (1.86%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) NuGet
4 1 (0.62%) NUnit
4 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (46.58%) Banking
2 67 (41.61%) Front Office
3 59 (36.65%) Investment Banking
4 56 (34.78%) Finance
5 13 (8.07%) Back Office
6 8 (4.97%) French Language
7 5 (3.11%) Legal
8 3 (1.86%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.86%) Retail
9 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (59.63%) Developer
2 39 (24.22%) Analyst
3 34 (21.12%) Business Analyst
3 34 (21.12%) Java Developer
4 32 (19.88%) C# Developer
5 12 (7.45%) C++ Developer
6 11 (6.83%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 10 (6.21%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.21%) Applications Support
7 10 (6.21%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Risk Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Risk Business Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) VBA Developer
10 7 (4.35%) HTML Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.91%) HTML
2 20 (12.42%) J2SE
2 20 (12.42%) Spring
3 19 (11.80%) WPF
4 18 (11.18%) .NET
4 18 (11.18%) HTML5
5 12 (7.45%) JMS
6 11 (6.83%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.59%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (4.35%) Middleware
9 6 (3.73%) RequireJS
9 6 (3.73%) WCF
10 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.48%) WinForms
12 3 (1.86%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.86%) Ajax
12 3 (1.86%) CSS
12 3 (1.86%) Node.js
12 3 (1.86%) Rendezvous
12 3 (1.86%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 142 (88.20%) Derivative
2 47 (29.19%) Equities
3 33 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (18.63%) Fixed Income
5 17 (10.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.35%) Market Risk
7 5 (3.11%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.48%) Credit Risk
8 4 (2.48%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.86%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.86%) Fintech
9 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.86%) User Experience
10 2 (1.24%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.24%) Equity Risk
10 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.24%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.62%) Clustering
11 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.47%) Unix
2 28 (17.39%) Linux
3 11 (6.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.77%) OO
3 26 (16.15%) OOD
4 22 (13.66%) SDLC
5 21 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 20 (12.42%) TDD
7 17 (10.56%) Software Engineering
8 16 (9.94%) Business Analysis
8 16 (9.94%) Risk Management
9 13 (8.07%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (7.45%) Database Tuning
11 10 (6.21%) Analytics
11 10 (6.21%) Migration
12 9 (5.59%) Market Making
13 8 (4.97%) Data Modelling
13 8 (4.97%) Project Management
13 8 (4.97%) Release Management
14 7 (4.35%) Data Analysis
14 7 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (39.13%) Java
2 62 (38.51%) SQL
3 45 (27.95%) C#
4 30 (18.63%) Perl
5 23 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 18 (11.18%) C++
7 15 (9.32%) Python
8 14 (8.70%) VBA
9 10 (6.21%) Scala
10 6 (3.73%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.86%) VBScript
11 3 (1.86%) XAML
12 2 (1.24%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.62%) C
13 1 (0.62%) Korn
13 1 (0.62%) R
13 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (8.07%) Degree
2 1 (0.62%) PMP
2 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) MiFID
2 7 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (2.48%) EMIR
3 4 (2.48%) SLA
4 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.24%) QA
5 1 (0.62%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Control-M
2 3 (1.86%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (1.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (18.01%) Sybase
2 15 (9.32%) Oracle
3 11 (6.83%) Sophis
4 10 (6.21%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.59%) Murex
6 4 (2.48%) Reuters
7 3 (1.86%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.86%) Citrix
7 3 (1.86%) IBM
7 3 (1.86%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.24%) BT
8 2 (1.24%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.24%) Radianz
9 1 (0.62%) BMC
9 1 (0.62%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.62%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.62%) Microgen
9 1 (0.62%) Perforce
9 1 (0.62%) SunGard
9 1 (0.62%) Tableau
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