The table below looks at the statistics for Greeks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Greeks over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Greeks
Rank 610 633 606
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Contract jobs citing Greeks 10 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.043% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.053% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 29
Median daily rate £513 £580 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.63% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £540 £513
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £600 £630
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40818 44914 44371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.53% 81.14% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27175 29114 28821
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1346 1227
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.93 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Greeks
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Greeks as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Greeks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Greeks
Daily Rate Trend

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

Greeks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Greeks
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Greeks within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Greeks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Greeks
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Greeks within the UK.

Greeks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Greeks
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Greeks within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 -6 10 £513 -11.63% 1
London -26 10 £513 -11.63% 1
City of London -15 1 £500 -13.79%
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 10 (55.56%) Front Office
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Derivative
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) OOP
6 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (22.22%) VBA
6 4 (22.22%) Sophis
6 4 (22.22%) Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (16.67%) Equities
7 3 (16.67%) Fixed Income
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) Market Risk
8 2 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
8 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (11.11%) Murex
8 2 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) RAD
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.11%) Migration

Greeks
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (55.56%) Front Office
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) RAD Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
7 2 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (11.11%) Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Market Risk Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 2 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Market Risk C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Derivative
2 4 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (16.67%) Equities
3 3 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 3 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.56%) Equity Risk
4 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
4 1 (5.56%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) OO
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Monte Carlo Method
5 2 (11.11%) RAD
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Black-Scholes
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) VBA
4 3 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) F#
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Sophis
2 2 (11.11%) Murex
3 1 (5.56%) Calypso
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase