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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Greeks
Rank 554 545 517
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -28
Contract jobs citing Greeks 24 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.025% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.033% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 16
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£600 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £600
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
38160 36205 32086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.24% 74.33% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24546 22063 19027
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 993 1129 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 2 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 23 January 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 +14 24 £600 +4.34% 3
England -12 24 £600 +4.34% 3

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (50.00%) Front Office
1 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) C#
3 24 (42.86%) Banking
4 23 (41.07%) Investment Banking
5 20 (35.71%) Java
5 20 (35.71%) Fixed Income
5 20 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (32.14%) Risk Management
7 16 (28.57%) Derivative
8 15 (26.79%) Finance
8 15 (26.79%) OO
9 13 (23.21%) OOP
10 12 (21.43%) VBA
10 12 (21.43%) .NET
10 12 (21.43%) TDD
10 12 (21.43%) Business Analysis
11 11 (19.64%) Market Risk
12 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.07%) Oracle
13 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.29%) C++
13 8 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
13 8 (14.29%) Low Latency
14 7 (12.50%) Analytics
14 7 (12.50%) MVC
14 7 (12.50%) Grid Computing
14 7 (12.50%) TIBCO
15 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
15 6 (10.71%) Law

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (8.93%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (5.36%) Node.js
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) OLAP
4 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.79%) HBase
5 1 (1.79%) Impala
5 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.79%) QlikView
5 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Mocha
1 3 (5.36%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (5.36%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (3.57%) Ant
2 2 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 28 (50.00%) Front Office
2 24 (42.86%) Banking
3 23 (41.07%) Investment Banking
4 15 (26.79%) Finance
5 6 (10.71%) Law
6 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) C# Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Market Risk Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Front Office Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Python Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Excel Developer
8 4 (7.14%) VBA Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Excel VBA Developer
9 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) .NET
2 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.93%) XML
3 5 (8.93%) Rendezvous
3 5 (8.93%) FpML
4 3 (5.36%) HTML5
4 3 (5.36%) D3.js
4 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (5.36%) Akka
4 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (5.36%) WPF
4 3 (5.36%) HTML
5 2 (3.57%) J2EE
5 2 (3.57%) STL
5 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 2 (3.57%) WCF
5 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Fixed Income
1 20 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (28.57%) Derivative
3 11 (19.64%) Market Risk
4 8 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
5 7 (12.50%) Grid Computing
6 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.36%) Equities
7 2 (3.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (3.57%) Economics
7 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) UNIX
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Risk Management
2 15 (26.79%) OO
3 13 (23.21%) OOP
4 12 (21.43%) TDD
4 12 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 7 (12.50%) Analytics
7 7 (12.50%) MVC
8 6 (10.71%) Multithreading
8 6 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) BDD
9 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
10 4 (7.14%) Use Case
10 4 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.36%) Stress Testing
11 3 (5.36%) Data Management
11 3 (5.36%) Validation
12 2 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) C#
3 20 (35.71%) Java
4 12 (21.43%) VBA
5 8 (14.29%) C++
6 6 (10.71%) Python
7 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.14%) ECMAScript
9 3 (5.36%) Scala
10 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.57%) Groovy
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.79%) PMP
2 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Basel III
2 1 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Cognos
5 2 (3.57%) Reuters
5 2 (3.57%) DataSynapse
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