The table below looks at the statistics for Greeks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Greeks over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Greeks
Rank 599 574 544
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -30
Contract jobs citing Greeks 32 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.068% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.090% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 38
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£598 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £498 £487
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £623
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 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
46337 42400 39480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.99% 76.18% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30192 26229 24243
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1151 1100
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.13 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Greeks
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Greeks within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Greeks within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -3 32 £598 +3.91% 6
England -36 32 £598 +3.91% 6
City of London +9 22 £598 -0.41% 2

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 45 (90.00%) Front Office
2 35 (70.00%) C#
3 26 (52.00%) .NET
4 25 (50.00%) Derivative
5 23 (46.00%) Banking
6 21 (42.00%) Investment Banking
6 21 (42.00%) SQL
6 21 (42.00%) Finance
6 21 (42.00%) Multithreading
7 13 (26.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (24.00%) OO
8 12 (24.00%) Credit Derivative
8 12 (24.00%) Garbage Collection
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (22.00%) Risk Management
10 10 (20.00%) Java
10 10 (20.00%) Market Risk
10 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (18.00%) WPF
11 9 (18.00%) Equities
12 8 (16.00%) Credit Risk
13 7 (14.00%) XML
14 6 (12.00%) Migration
14 6 (12.00%) FpML
14 6 (12.00%) Data Migration
14 6 (12.00%) VBA
15 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (10.00%) Analytics
16 4 (8.00%) BDD
16 4 (8.00%) Fixed Income

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) Impala
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.00%) HBase
3 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) QlikView
4 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.00%) OLAP
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 45 (90.00%) Front Office
2 23 (46.00%) Banking
3 21 (42.00%) Investment Banking
3 21 (42.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) C# Developer
3 23 (46.00%) Senior Developer
4 21 (42.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Analyst
6 9 (18.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Tools Developer
9 2 (4.00%) RAD Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Python Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Excel Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Market Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Market Risk Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Front Office Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) VBA Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (52.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) WPF
3 7 (14.00%) XML
4 6 (12.00%) FpML
5 3 (6.00%) WCF
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) MDX
6 1 (2.00%) Middleware
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.00%) HTML5
6 1 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) Akka
6 1 (2.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Derivative
2 13 (26.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (24.00%) Credit Derivative
4 10 (20.00%) Market Risk
5 9 (18.00%) Equities
6 8 (16.00%) Credit Risk
7 4 (8.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (4.00%) Replication
8 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Multithreading
2 12 (24.00%) OO
2 12 (24.00%) Garbage Collection
3 11 (22.00%) Risk Management
4 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Analytics
7 4 (8.00%) BDD
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.00%) RAD
9 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.00%) Workflow
9 2 (4.00%) Quantitative Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (12.00%) VBA
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Basel III
2 1 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle
1 1 (2.00%) Murex
1 1 (2.00%) Citrix
1 1 (2.00%) DataSynapse
1 1 (2.00%) Actian
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