Period
to 17 June 2018

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 6 months to 17 June 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 229 222
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 +58
Contract jobs citing Calypso 13 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
City of London median daily rate £538 £563 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +3.69% -13.20%
10th Percentile £506 £425 £479
90th Percentile £688 £656 £701
Central London median daily rate £538 £600 £543
% change year-on-year -10.42% +10.60% -14.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,645 2,447 2,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.38% 39.40% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,969 1,804 2,052
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £281 £281 £274
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +4.86% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 35 34
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.99% +9.84%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.51 £11.08
90th Percentile £33.20 £28.12 £40.17
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +11.23%

Calypso
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Calypso as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Calypso in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Calypso 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 City of London region with a requirement for Calypso.

1 9 (69.23%) Front Office
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Bloomberg
3 7 (53.85%) Collateral Management
4 6 (46.15%) RStudio
4 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Ruby
4 6 (46.15%) R
4 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
4 6 (46.15%) Analytics
4 6 (46.15%) Reuters
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) VBA
4 6 (46.15%) Python
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) C
6 3 (23.08%) Derivative
7 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (15.38%) Murex
7 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
7 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
7 2 (15.38%) Equities
8 1 (7.69%) Summit
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Back Office

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (7.69%) Orchestrade
1 1 (7.69%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) RStudio
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
1 9 (69.23%) Front Office
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (7.69%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Data Modeller
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Calypso Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Collateral Management Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) FX Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Murex Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Murex Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Murex Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Summit Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Summit Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) Equities
2 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Collateral Management
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Product Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) Python
1 6 (46.15%) R
1 6 (46.15%) Ruby
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) VBA
2 4 (30.77%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Bloomberg
2 6 (46.15%) Reuters
3 2 (15.38%) Murex
4 1 (7.69%) Fidessa
4 1 (7.69%) FXall
4 1 (7.69%) Sophis