Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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.

Greeks
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 224 212
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +67
Contract jobs citing Greeks 11 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.11% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.13% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 25
City of London median daily rate £606 £600 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.04% +2.13% -2.08%
10th Percentile £548 £500 £510
90th Percentile £710 £713 £638
Central London median daily rate £600 £600 £588
% change year-on-year - +2.13% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Greeks 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 6,191 5,465 6,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.87% 87.89% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,952 4,351 4,859
City of London median daily rate £508 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £672 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.88% -5.68% +15.80%
10th Percentile £11.74 £13.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.10 £55.00 £53.10
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.37% +20.46%

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 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Greeks in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 10 (90.91%) Front Office
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Derivative
5 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
5 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Market Risk
6 3 (27.27%) WPF
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Sybase
7 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) Murex
7 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
7 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Back Office
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (9.09%) Investment 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (90.91%) Front Office
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) FX Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Market Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Market Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Murex Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Murex Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) WPF
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) LINQ
3 1 (9.09%) MDX
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (45.45%) Derivative
3 3 (27.27%) Market Risk
4 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Grid Computing
5 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) ETRM
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) PnL Attribution
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sybase
2 2 (18.18%) Murex
3 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft