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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Greeks
Rank 649 645 579
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -66
Contract jobs citing Greeks 11 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.051% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.064% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 30
Median daily rate £625 £598 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% +3.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £676 £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
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 July 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 July 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 -14 11 £625 +4.60% 1
England -32 11 £625 +4.60% 1
City of London +32 3 £588 -1.67% 1

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 12 (44.44%) SQL
1 12 (44.44%) C#
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Derivative
3 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
3 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
3 8 (29.63%) Front Office
4 7 (25.93%) Banking
4 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Market Risk
5 6 (22.22%) Big Data
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (22.22%) C++
6 5 (18.52%) VBA
6 5 (18.52%) OO
6 5 (18.52%) Fixed Income
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) Data Management
6 5 (18.52%) Credit Risk
7 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
7 4 (14.81%) Physics
7 4 (14.81%) Quantitative Finance
7 4 (14.81%) OOP
7 4 (14.81%) Python
7 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) Java
8 3 (11.11%) .NET
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle

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 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Front Office
3 7 (25.93%) Banking
4 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Risk Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Market Risk Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Qualitative Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Quantitative Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Risk Business Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) RAD Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Project Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) STL
2 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Derivative
2 7 (25.93%) Market Risk
3 6 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (18.52%) Credit Risk
4 5 (18.52%) Fixed Income
5 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.81%) Physics
6 3 (11.11%) Equities
7 1 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (3.70%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (3.70%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
1 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
4 5 (18.52%) OO
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 4 (14.81%) Quantitative Finance
6 3 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
6 3 (11.11%) RAD
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Stress Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) VBA
4 4 (14.81%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) Scala
6 1 (3.70%) Haskell
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CFA
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) AIFMD
1 1 (3.70%) Basel III
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) UCITS
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Sophis
2 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Murex
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase
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