Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Equity Derivatives
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 252 215 228
Rank change year-on-year -37 +13 +3
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 36 64 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.40% 0.73% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.79% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 60 29
Central London median daily rate £650 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £595 £474 £465
90th Percentile £677 £713 £653
London median daily rate £625 £600 £600
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Equity Derivative is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,555 3,572 2,846
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 39.80% 40.72% 38.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,631 2,772 2,137
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £695 £706 £663
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 36
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £22.26 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.98% +18.87% -3.97%
10th Percentile £13.19 £12.92 £11.25
90th Percentile £34.64 £38.13 £55.00
London median hourly rate £23.32 £22.26 £21.05
% change year-on-year +4.75% +5.74% +5.25%

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Equity Derivative as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in Central London

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Equity Derivative in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Equity Derivative in Central London

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in Central London over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Equity Derivative in Central London

Equity Derivative
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Equity Derivative in Central London

Equity Derivative
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Derivative within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -23 35 £650 - 5
Equity Derivative
London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Equity Derivative.

1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (94.44%) Java
2 34 (94.44%) Derivative
3 32 (88.89%) Front Office
4 29 (80.56%) Banking
5 27 (75.00%) Multithreading
6 26 (72.22%) Equities
7 23 (63.89%) Analytics
8 9 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) Java 8
10 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
10 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
11 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
11 4 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
11 4 (11.11%) Migration
11 4 (11.11%) Microservices
12 3 (8.33%) Kotlin
12 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
12 3 (8.33%) C#
12 3 (8.33%) .NET
12 3 (8.33%) Degree
12 3 (8.33%) Scala
12 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
13 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
13 2 (5.56%) BDD
13 2 (5.56%) REST
13 2 (5.56%) Spring
13 2 (5.56%) Oracle
13 2 (5.56%) SOAP

Equity Derivative
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (2.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) NUnit
1 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 32 (88.89%) Front Office
2 29 (80.56%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Finance
4 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (91.67%) Java Developer
3 27 (75.00%) Front Office Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Scala Developer
5 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Algorithmic Trading Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) React
2 2 (5.56%) Redux
2 2 (5.56%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
2 2 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.78%) FpML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (94.44%) Derivative
2 26 (72.22%) Equities
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Equity Risk
4 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 23 (63.89%) Analytics
4 9 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 4 (11.11%) Microservices
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) BDD
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.78%) Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.78%) Kanban
8 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.78%) Physics
8 1 (2.78%) SOA
8 1 (2.78%) Statistics
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) Java 8
3 3 (8.33%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) Kotlin
3 3 (8.33%) Scala
4 2 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) Clojure
5 1 (2.78%) ClojureScript
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.78%) Fidessa
2 1 (2.78%) Portware