Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hedge funds over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 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.

Hedge fund
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 192 - 182
Rank change year-on-year - +182 +6
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.045% - 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median daily rate - - £325
England median daily rate £600 £600 £550
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year -23.26% - -

Hedge funds is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,430 1,583 1,406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.13% 33.28% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 942 780
East of England median daily rate £438 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +17.86% -8.50%
10th Percentile £217 £200 £163
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 82 106
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £27.60 £29.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.25% -5.01% +35.14%
10th Percentile £12.66 £10.46 £11.33
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £45.88
England median hourly rate £20.72 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.31% +3.28% -

Hedge funds
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Hedge funds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Hedge funds in the East of England

Hedge funds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hedge funds in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hedge funds in the East of England

Hedge funds
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Hedge funds
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hedge funds 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 East of England region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Hedge funds
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle