Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 216 233
Rank change year-on-year -46 +17 +16
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 29 66 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.31% 0.78% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 1.83% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 63 36
Central London median daily rate £650 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £577 £493 £425
90th Percentile £713 £713 £636
London median daily rate £610 £600 £575
% change year-on-year +1.67% +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 3,810 3,614 3,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 41.38% 42.75% 40.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,916 2,755 2,491
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £700 £713 £663
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 42 38
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.31 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.50% +13.82% -6.38%
10th Percentile £13.91 £13.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.42 £33.25 £58.00
London median hourly rate £23.50 £21.90 £19.96
% change year-on-year +7.31% +9.72% -0.20%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 -35 28 £650 - 6
Equity Derivative
London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 29 (100.00%) Derivative
2 23 (79.31%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) Banking
3 20 (68.97%) Front Office
4 19 (65.52%) Equities
4 19 (65.52%) Multithreading
5 13 (44.83%) Analytics
6 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) Microservices
8 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
8 5 (17.24%) BDD
8 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
8 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 5 (17.24%) C#
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
8 5 (17.24%) Java 8
9 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 4 (13.79%) Migration
9 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
9 4 (13.79%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
10 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
10 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.34%) C++
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.90%) Windows

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) KDB
General
1 23 (79.31%) Banking
2 20 (68.97%) Front Office
3 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) Java Developer
3 19 (65.52%) Front Office Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Quant Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (6.90%) React Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Algorithmic Trading Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) React
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.45%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Derivative
2 19 (65.52%) Equities
3 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) Multithreading
3 13 (44.83%) Analytics
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Microservices
6 5 (17.24%) BDD
6 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
7 4 (13.79%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Quantitative Finance
10 1 (3.45%) Algorithmic Trading
10 1 (3.45%) DevOps
10 1 (3.45%) Market Making
10 1 (3.45%) Physics
10 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (3.45%) Quantitative Investing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Java 8
4 3 (10.34%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Clojure
5 2 (6.90%) Kotlin
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
1 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) Portware