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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Greeks
UK
Rank 598 613 604
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing Greeks 4 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.027% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.033% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 22
Median daily rate £675 £625 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £583 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £635 £600
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
37058 43034 41664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.78% 82.76% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24637 28159 26322
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1182 1118
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +45.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
England +27 4 £675 +8.00%
London +12 4 £675 +8.00%
City of London +11 4 £675 +8.00%

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Front Office
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Derivative
5 3 (21.43%) PnL Attribution
5 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Market Risk
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) RAD
6 2 (14.29%) Murex
6 2 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) Degree

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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Front Office
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) RAD Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Market Risk Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Quant Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Core Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) F# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Market Risk C++ Developer
6 1 (7.14%) VBA Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Murex MxML
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
2 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (21.43%) Market Risk
3 2 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (7.14%) Equities
4 1 (7.14%) Equity Risk
4 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.14%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) PnL Attribution
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (14.29%) RAD
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Black-Scholes
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) F#
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Murex
2 1 (7.14%) Calypso
2 1 (7.14%) Sophis