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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Derivatives
Rank 467 562 433
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -129
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 164 54 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.096% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.30% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 43 119
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £645 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
18729 18236 17476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.08% 32.26% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11760 10964 10579
Average daily rate £425 £400 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 731 756 714
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +80 135 £584 +6.13% 24
England +77 135 £584 +6.13% 27
City of London +34 33 £600 +9.09% 7
Glasgow +33 27 £340 -20.00%
Scotland +13 27 £340 -20.00% 1
Docklands, London +3 11 £650 +52.94% 1

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 270 (93.43%) Derivative
2 170 (58.82%) Banking
3 119 (41.18%) Front Office
4 116 (40.14%) Finance
4 116 (40.14%) Investment Banking
5 114 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (38.75%) Java
7 83 (28.72%) C#
8 76 (26.30%) .NET
9 74 (25.61%) SQL
10 72 (24.91%) Equities
10 72 (24.91%) TDD
11 58 (20.07%) UNIX
12 54 (18.69%) JavaScript
13 47 (16.26%) HTML
14 42 (14.53%) Fixed Income
15 38 (13.15%) SDLC
16 37 (12.80%) HTML5
17 35 (12.11%) Scala
17 35 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (12.11%) Linux
17 35 (12.11%) Multithreading
18 33 (11.42%) OO
19 30 (10.38%) Business Analysis
20 29 (10.03%) Spring
21 28 (9.69%) WPF
21 28 (9.69%) Sybase
22 26 (9.00%) Risk Management
23 23 (7.96%) NoSQL
24 22 (7.61%) Oracle

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (2.42%) Node.js
2 6 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) MS Office
2 3 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Summit
1 1 (0.35%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.35%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.35%) Adaptiv
1 1 (0.35%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.96%) NoSQL
2 20 (6.92%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.50%) RDBMS
3 13 (4.50%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.81%) DB2
5 10 (3.46%) Sybase IQ
6 9 (3.11%) Sybase ASE
6 9 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.04%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.04%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.69%) KDB
11 1 (0.35%) OLAP
11 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.35%) Big Data
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (4.50%) JUnit
2 10 (3.46%) Maven
3 8 (2.77%) JIRA
3 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.77%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.73%) ProC
5 4 (1.38%) jMock
6 3 (1.04%) Subversion
6 3 (1.04%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.35%) TestNG
8 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 170 (58.82%) Banking
2 119 (41.18%) Front Office
3 116 (40.14%) Finance
3 116 (40.14%) Investment Banking
4 16 (5.54%) Back Office
5 9 (3.11%) Legal
6 4 (1.38%) Retail
7 3 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (56.06%) Developer
2 67 (23.18%) Java Developer
3 63 (21.80%) Analyst
4 52 (17.99%) Business Analyst
5 44 (15.22%) C# Developer
6 38 (13.15%) Senior Developer
7 25 (8.65%) Scala Developer
8 23 (7.96%) .NET Developer
9 18 (6.23%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (5.88%) Project Manager
11 16 (5.54%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
13 14 (4.84%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
14 12 (4.15%) Consultant
15 10 (3.46%) Banking Business Analyst
16 9 (3.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
17 8 (2.77%) SQL Developer
18 6 (2.08%) VBA Developer
18 6 (2.08%) WPF Developer
19 5 (1.73%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (26.30%) .NET
2 47 (16.26%) HTML
3 37 (12.80%) HTML5
4 29 (10.03%) Spring
5 28 (9.69%) WPF
6 22 (7.61%) FIX Protocol
7 20 (6.92%) WCF
8 18 (6.23%) XML
9 17 (5.88%) WinForms
10 16 (5.54%) J2EE
11 15 (5.19%) AngularJS
12 14 (4.84%) .NET Framework
13 11 (3.81%) J2SE
13 11 (3.81%) LINQ
14 9 (3.11%) JMS
15 6 (2.08%) Unity DI Container
16 5 (1.73%) Task Parallel Library
17 4 (1.38%) JSON
17 4 (1.38%) Web Services
18 3 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 270 (93.43%) Derivative
2 72 (24.91%) Equities
3 42 (14.53%) Fixed Income
4 35 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.23%) Market Risk
5 18 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.81%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.46%) Computer Science
8 9 (3.11%) Credit Derivative
9 8 (2.77%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.42%) Mathematics
11 6 (2.08%) N-Tier
11 6 (2.08%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (1.73%) Equity Risk
12 5 (1.73%) Reference Data
12 5 (1.73%) User Experience
12 5 (1.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (1.38%) Swaptions
13 4 (1.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.07%) UNIX
2 35 (12.11%) Linux
3 6 (2.08%) Windows
4 4 (1.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (24.91%) TDD
3 38 (13.15%) SDLC
4 35 (12.11%) Multithreading
5 33 (11.42%) OO
6 30 (10.38%) Business Analysis
7 26 (9.00%) Risk Management
8 22 (7.61%) OOD
9 20 (6.92%) Software Engineering
9 20 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (5.88%) Workflow
10 17 (5.88%) Project Management
10 17 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 16 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.54%) BDD
11 16 (5.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.19%) Analytics
13 13 (4.50%) Algorithmic Trading
14 10 (3.46%) SOA
15 9 (3.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 112 (38.75%) Java
2 83 (28.72%) C#
3 74 (25.61%) SQL
4 54 (18.69%) JavaScript
5 35 (12.11%) Scala
6 19 (6.57%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.84%) VBA
7 14 (4.84%) Perl
8 11 (3.81%) C++
9 10 (3.46%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.77%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.42%) C
12 4 (1.38%) PHP
12 4 (1.38%) Python
13 2 (0.69%) VB
13 2 (0.69%) Clojure
14 1 (0.35%) R
14 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.35%) VBScript
14 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (6.57%) Degree
2 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.35%) CIMA
3 1 (0.35%) CAPM
3 1 (0.35%) PhD
3 1 (0.35%) ISEB
3 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.11%) QA
1 9 (3.11%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (2.42%) EMIR
3 2 (0.69%) MiFID
3 2 (0.69%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (9.69%) Sybase
2 22 (7.61%) Oracle
3 15 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.42%) DevExpress
5 6 (2.08%) Bloomberg
5 6 (2.08%) Infragistics
6 5 (1.73%) Murex
6 5 (1.73%) Fidessa
7 4 (1.38%) Solace
8 3 (1.04%) Algorithmics
8 3 (1.04%) Calypso
9 2 (0.69%) SAP
9 2 (0.69%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.69%) Reuters
9 2 (0.69%) Sophis
9 2 (0.69%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.35%) Perforce
10 1 (0.35%) SunGard
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