The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Calypso products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Calypso Technology.

Calypso
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 160 194
Rank change year-on-year +4 +34  
Contract jobs citing Calypso 10 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Median daily rate £563 £575 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% -8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Calypso is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1248 1368 2455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.82% 40.43% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1050 1825
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 67
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.25 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Calypso
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Calypso as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Calypso in the City of London

Calypso
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Calypso in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Calypso in the City of London

Calypso
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Calypso in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Calypso in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Calypso also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Calypso.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Front Office
3 5 (41.67%) Murex
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) Reuters
6 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
6 2 (16.67%) XSD
6 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (16.67%) Wiki
6 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
6 2 (16.67%) R
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics

Calypso
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (8.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
4 1 (8.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Calypso Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modeller
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Calypso Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Market Risk Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Market Risk Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Messaging Developer
5 1 (8.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) D3.js
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
3 1 (8.33%) JPA
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) Rendezvous
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (8.33%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Equities
1 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
1 2 (16.67%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) Collateral Management
1 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (8.33%) Release Management
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) R
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Murex
2 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 2 (16.67%) Reuters
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Fidessa
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) Sophis
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
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