The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Risk in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Risk over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Risk
Rank 616 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Equity Risk 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.022% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£650 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
17983 17463 16822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.62% 31.95% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11310 10578 9959
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 686 674 729
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Equity Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equity Risk within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equity Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Equity Risk
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Equity Risk within the UK.

Equity Risk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Equity Risk
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 - 4 £650 -
England - 4 £650 -

Equity Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Equity Risk 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 Risk.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Derivative
2 3 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (60.00%) Equities
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Market Making
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) Control-M

Equity Risk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Equity Risk 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 Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) TestNG
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Equities
1 3 (60.00%) Derivative
1 3 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Market Making
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse