Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Concurrent Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Concurrent Programming over the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Concurrent Programming
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 215 209
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +64
Contract jobs citing Concurrent Programming 35 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.50% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.41% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 27
City of London median daily rate £575 £638 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.80% +8.51% -6.00%
10th Percentile £513 £555 £498
90th Percentile £715 £731 £650
Central London median daily rate £575 £625 £550
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% -10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Concurrent Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,098 5,418 5,700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.41% 87.27% 87.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,819 4,188 4,564
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £483 £463
% change year-on-year +3.63% +4.32% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 46 58
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.15 £13.19 £11.50
90th Percentile £35.50 £36.38 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £16.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.45% -17.27% +0.27%

Concurrent Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Concurrent Programming in the City of London

Concurrent Programming
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 Concurrent Programming in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Concurrent Programming in the City of London

Concurrent Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Concurrent Programming in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Concurrent Programming in the City of London

Concurrent Programming
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Concurrent Programming in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Concurrent Programming in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Concurrent Programming 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 Concurrent Programming.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (88.57%) Multithreading
3 25 (71.43%) Java 8
4 22 (62.86%) TDD
5 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (40.00%) Finance
7 13 (37.14%) Banking
7 13 (37.14%) FIX Protocol
8 12 (34.29%) Spring
8 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
8 12 (34.29%) Low Latency
9 11 (31.43%) Investment Banking
10 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.71%) Pair Programming
10 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
10 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (25.71%) Groovy
10 9 (25.71%) Guice
10 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
10 9 (25.71%) Scrum
10 9 (25.71%) HTTP
10 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
10 9 (25.71%) JUnit
10 9 (25.71%) Web Services
10 9 (25.71%) Unix
10 9 (25.71%) Apache
10 9 (25.71%) Docker
10 9 (25.71%) Kubernetes
10 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (25.71%) Gradle

Concurrent Programming
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 9 (25.71%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) MQSeries
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) HTTP
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
1 9 (25.71%) Gradle
1 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
1 9 (25.71%) JUnit
1 9 (25.71%) Mockito
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Banking
3 11 (31.43%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.29%) Front Office
5 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
1 35 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Core Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (34.29%) Spring
3 9 (25.71%) Dropwizard
3 9 (25.71%) Guice
3 9 (25.71%) REST
3 9 (25.71%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) JMS
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.71%) Derivative
2 2 (5.71%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Multithreading
2 22 (62.86%) TDD
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Low Latency
4 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (25.71%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (25.71%) Pair Programming
5 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) Scrum
5 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Electronic Trading
7 7 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 1 (2.86%) Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (2.86%) FX Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) Java 8
3 9 (25.71%) Groovy
4 5 (14.29%) Kotlin
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Kubernetes
1 9 (25.71%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle