Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 185 189
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.044% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
East of England median daily rate - £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.18% -
England median daily rate £600 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.75 - £50.00

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 1,578 1,399 1,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.41% 31.01% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 772 779
East of England median daily rate £413 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £206 £165 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
England median daily rate £451 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.28% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 120 182
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £21.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +62.70% +3.05%
10th Percentile £10.46 £11.33 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.38 £47.50 £48.63
England median hourly rate £21.78 £20.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% +4.93% +14.29%

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