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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Greeks
Rank 559 538 543
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing Greeks 33 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.063% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.085% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 17
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£600 £575 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £613 £650
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
40533 37796 34894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.73% 73.83% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23240 20514
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1172 1415
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +15 33 £600 +4.34% 1
England -27 33 £600 +4.34% 1
City of London +1 12 £606 +3.19% 1

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (55.88%) Front Office
2 34 (50.00%) SQL
3 33 (48.53%) C#
4 29 (42.65%) Risk Management
4 29 (42.65%) Fixed Income
4 29 (42.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 26 (38.24%) Banking
6 25 (36.76%) Investment Banking
7 23 (33.82%) OO
8 21 (30.88%) Java
9 20 (29.41%) .NET
9 20 (29.41%) OOP
10 17 (25.00%) Finance
10 17 (25.00%) Derivative
11 16 (23.53%) Market Risk
12 12 (17.65%) VBA
12 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 12 (17.65%) TDD
13 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
14 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
15 9 (13.24%) Low Latency
15 9 (13.24%) Oracle
15 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
15 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (11.76%) Credit Derivative
16 8 (11.76%) MVC
16 8 (11.76%) C++
16 8 (11.76%) Analytics
16 8 (11.76%) Big Data
17 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.35%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (4.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Big Data
3 6 (8.82%) OLAP
4 5 (7.35%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.47%) QlikView
8 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.47%) Impala
8 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.47%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Mocha
1 3 (4.41%) Sinon.JS
1 3 (4.41%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (2.94%) Ant
2 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 38 (55.88%) Front Office
2 26 (38.24%) Banking
3 25 (36.76%) Investment Banking
4 17 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (8.82%) Law
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (70.59%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) C# Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Analyst
4 14 (20.59%) Business Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) Market Risk Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 8 (11.76%) C++ Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Front Office Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Banking Business Analyst
9 6 (8.82%) Python Developer
10 5 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.35%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Excel Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (5.88%) VBA Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.29%) HTML
3 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (10.29%) HTML5
4 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.82%) WCF
4 6 (8.82%) XML
5 5 (7.35%) MDX
5 5 (7.35%) Rendezvous
5 5 (7.35%) FpML
5 5 (7.35%) jQuery
6 3 (4.41%) D3.js
6 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.41%) Akka
6 3 (4.41%) WPF
7 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.94%) Spring
7 2 (2.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (42.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 29 (42.65%) Fixed Income
2 17 (25.00%) Derivative
3 16 (23.53%) Market Risk
4 8 (11.76%) Credit Derivative
5 7 (10.29%) Grid Computing
6 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.41%) Equities
8 2 (2.94%) Economics
8 2 (2.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.94%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) UNIX
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Risk Management
2 23 (33.82%) OO
3 20 (29.41%) OOP
4 12 (17.65%) TDD
5 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
6 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.24%) Low Latency
7 8 (11.76%) Analytics
7 8 (11.76%) MVC
8 7 (10.29%) Multithreading
9 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.82%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) BDD
10 5 (7.35%) Scrum
11 4 (5.88%) Use Case
11 4 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (4.41%) Data Management
12 3 (4.41%) Stress Testing
12 3 (4.41%) Validation
13 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) SQL
2 33 (48.53%) C#
3 21 (30.88%) Java
4 12 (17.65%) VBA
5 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.76%) C++
7 6 (8.82%) Python
8 4 (5.88%) ECMAScript
9 3 (4.41%) Scala
10 2 (2.94%) Groovy
10 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.47%) XAML
11 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.47%) PMP
2 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
1 2 (2.94%) Basel III
2 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) TIBCO
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) Cognos
5 2 (2.94%) Reuters
5 2 (2.94%) DataSynapse
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