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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Risk
Rank 626 624 647
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Contract jobs citing Equity Risk 1 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.024% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.006% 0.071% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 2
Median daily rate £525 £570 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +42.50%
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
16353 18243 18179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.59% 33.35% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10596 11467 11532
Median daily rate £430 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 787 758
Median hourly rate £19.02 £20.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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 5 December 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 -11 1 £525 -7.89%
London -15 1 £525 -7.89%

Equity Risk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 3 (60.00%) Front Office
1 3 (60.00%) Equities
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Finance
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Greeks
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Derivative
1 3 (60.00%) Equities
2 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Greeks
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Finance
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree