Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Greeks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Greeks over the 6 months to 27 July 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.

Greeks
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 225 267
Rank change year-on-year +3 +42 +9
Contract jobs citing Greeks 16 7 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.10% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.12% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 37
City of London median daily rate £600 £600 £600
10th Percentile £455 £551 £563
90th Percentile £724 £674 £680
Central London median daily rate £600 £600 £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Greeks is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5663 5908 9330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 87.59% 86.68% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4368 4791 7311
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £286
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 49 92
City of London median hourly rate £20.27 £20.00 £21.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -6.54% -2.17%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.25 £10.82
90th Percentile £29.77 £47.85 £53.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.50% -4.76% -

Greeks
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Greeks in the City of London

Greeks
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 Greeks in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Greeks in the City of London

Greeks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Greeks in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Greeks in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) Front Office
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 8 (50.00%) Derivative
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (37.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Sybase
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Credit Risk
7 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) MVVM
8 3 (18.75%) Moq
8 3 (18.75%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) NUnit
8 3 (18.75%) Banking

Greeks
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 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Kondor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) Moq
2 3 (18.75%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) MSTest
3 2 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (75.00%) Front Office
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) C# Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer - Commodities
3 1 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (6.25%) FX Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.25%) WCF Developer
3 1 (6.25%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) WPF
3 4 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) NumPy
5 2 (12.50%) Pandas
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
6 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.25%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Derivative
1 8 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 6 (37.50%) Multithreaded Programming
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) MVVM
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Stress Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) MiFID
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Sybase
2 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
2 2 (12.50%) Murex
3 1 (6.25%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.25%) Infragistics
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Typemock
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