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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Greeks
Rank 635 614 597
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -17
Contract jobs citing Greeks 13 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.038% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.048% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 25
Median daily rate £625 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £562 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £625 £650
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
44382 43894 42128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 79.60% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29500 28277 26434
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1050 1174 1216
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 3 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 27 June 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
London -10 13 £625 +4.16% 3
England -12 13 £625 +4.16% 3
City of London +22 4 £594 -1.45% 1

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
5 9 (32.14%) Front Office
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Derivative
7 7 (25.00%) Market Risk
7 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (25.00%) TDD
7 7 (25.00%) Banking
8 6 (21.43%) C++
8 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 5 (17.86%) Credit Risk
9 5 (17.86%) Data Management
9 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
9 5 (17.86%) VBA
10 4 (14.29%) Fixed Income
10 4 (14.29%) OOP
10 4 (14.29%) OO
10 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (14.29%) Python
10 4 (14.29%) CRM
10 4 (14.29%) Physics
10 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
10 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Finance
11 3 (10.71%) Scala
11 3 (10.71%) Stress Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) OLAP
4 1 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Front Office
3 7 (25.00%) Banking
4 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Risk Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Senior Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Risk Business Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Market Risk Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Qualitative Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Quantitative Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
8 4 (14.29%) RAD Developer
9 3 (10.71%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
9 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
10 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
11 1 (3.57%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) WCF
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) MDX
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Derivative
2 7 (25.00%) Market Risk
3 5 (17.86%) Credit Risk
3 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.29%) Fixed Income
4 4 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (14.29%) Physics
5 2 (7.14%) Equities
6 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
6 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.57%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (3.57%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Data Management
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) OOP
6 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) RAD
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Stress Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
8 2 (7.14%) Low Latency
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
9 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) VBA
5 4 (14.29%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) Scala
7 1 (3.57%) Haskell
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CFA
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) AIFMD
1 1 (3.57%) Basel III
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) UCITS
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Sophis
3 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
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