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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Risk over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Risk
Rank 651 645 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Equity Risk 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.007% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.023% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £575 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
18012 17578 16813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.03% 31.84% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11669 10770 10365
Median daily rate £425 £413 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 603 718 736
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Equity Risk
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Equity Risk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Risk within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 -10 5 £575 -11.53%
England -13 5 £575 -11.53%

Equity Risk
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Risk 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 Risk.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Scala
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (16.67%) Murex
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) REST

Equity Risk
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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Market Data Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Market Risk Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Scala Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Consultant
5 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Murex Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Murex