Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 239 264
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25 +20
Contract jobs citing Calypso 14 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.25% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 12
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -12.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £513 £473 £457
90th Percentile £643 £698 £688
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £625
% change year-on-year -4.55% -12.00% +8.70%
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 2717 2857 3924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.17% 42.47% 42.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2040 2135 2940
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.75% +2.06%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £630
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 48 77
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.10
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £26.83
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +4.14% -0.75%

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 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Calypso in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (50.00%) Front Office
4 7 (50.00%) Collateral Management
5 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (42.86%) R
5 6 (42.86%) Data Analytics
5 6 (42.86%) Analytics
5 6 (42.86%) C
5 6 (42.86%) VB
5 6 (42.86%) VBA
5 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 6 (42.86%) Reuters
5 6 (42.86%) Bloomberg
6 3 (21.43%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Wiki
7 2 (14.29%) XSD
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
8 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
8 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (7.14%) Algorithmics
8 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
8 1 (7.14%) Murex
8 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (7.14%) Linux

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:

Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Front Office
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Data Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modeller
4 3 (21.43%) Calypso Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Calypso Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSD
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Wiki
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Collateral Management
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Data Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Cash Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C
2 6 (42.86%) R
2 6 (42.86%) VB
2 6 (42.86%) VBA
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Bloomberg
1 6 (42.86%) Reuters
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithmics
2 1 (7.14%) Murex