Period
to 5 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Prime Brokerage in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Prime Brokerage over the 6 months to 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Prime Brokerage
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 247 249
Rank change year-on-year +73 +2 -18
Contract jobs citing Prime Brokerage 1 1 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.024% 0.015% 0.084%
As % of the General category 0.053% 0.028% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £363 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £361 £425 £488
90th Percentile £364 £475 £563
Central London median daily rate £363 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -19.44% -14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Prime Brokerage is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,873 3,592 3,925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.91% 52.62% 55.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,356 2,715 3,095
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £302 £313 £325
90th Percentile £700 £688 £713
Central London median daily rate £510 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 29 52
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £21.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -0.53% +2.79%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.46 £11.87
90th Percentile £38.75 £46.41 £38.50
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £21.23
% change year-on-year +42.50% -5.77% +3.33%

Prime Brokerage
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Prime Brokerage as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Prime Brokerage in the City of London

Prime Brokerage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Prime Brokerage in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Prime Brokerage in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Prime Brokerage 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 Prime Brokerage.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) French Language

Prime Brokerage
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa