Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 2017 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
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 192 205
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.39% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
East of England median daily rate - £220 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.73% -
England median daily rate £563 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £59.38

Hedge funds is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1493 1553 1603
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.74% 30.11% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 868 892
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £220 £213
90th Percentile £565 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 143 145
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -39.68% +28.57%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.05 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.60 £43.68 £46.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -5.13%

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