The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Calypso products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Calypso Technology.

Calypso
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 545 602 587
Rank change year-on-year +57 -15  
Contract jobs citing Calypso 37 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.087% 0.061% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 30
Median daily rate £575 £675 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Calypso is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18654 21963 22858
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.93% 44.48% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11423 13783 13673
Median daily rate £427 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% +2.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 727 1041
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Calypso
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Calypso as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Calypso in England

Calypso
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Calypso in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Calypso in England

Calypso
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Calypso in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Calypso in England

Calypso
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Calypso in England

Calypso
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 37 £575 -14.81% 13
Calypso
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Calypso 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 England region with a requirement for Calypso.

1 30 (48.39%) Finance
2 25 (40.32%) Front Office
2 25 (40.32%) SQL
3 24 (38.71%) Banking
4 23 (37.10%) Back Office
4 23 (37.10%) Murex
5 18 (29.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (27.42%) Java
7 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
8 14 (22.58%) Bloomberg
8 14 (22.58%) Equities
9 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (19.35%) Windows
10 11 (17.74%) Oracle
10 11 (17.74%) Investment Banking
10 11 (17.74%) Derivative
10 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
11 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (16.13%) Market Risk
12 9 (14.52%) Release Management
12 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.52%) Fixed Income
12 9 (14.52%) Sophis
13 8 (12.90%) Reuters
13 8 (12.90%) VBA
13 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
13 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
13 8 (12.90%) QA
14 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (11.29%) Hedge funds

Calypso
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
1 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Misys Opics
1 1 (1.61%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) HP UFT
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.23%) Gradle
3 2 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 30 (48.39%) Finance
2 25 (40.32%) Front Office
3 24 (38.71%) Banking
4 23 (37.10%) Back Office
5 11 (17.74%) Investment Banking
6 7 (11.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.61%) French Language
7 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Analyst
2 19 (30.65%) Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Business Analyst
4 15 (24.19%) Calypso Business Analyst
5 12 (19.35%) Calypso Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Consultant
6 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Data Modeller
8 3 (4.84%) Project Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Migration Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Migration Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) Spring
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) HTML5
5 3 (4.84%) FpML
5 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.23%) J2EE
6 2 (3.23%) Java SE
6 2 (3.23%) JDBC
6 2 (3.23%) JMS
6 2 (3.23%) JPA
6 2 (3.23%) jQuery
6 2 (3.23%) Rendezvous
6 2 (3.23%) RESTful
6 2 (3.23%) SOAP
6 2 (3.23%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (3.23%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (22.58%) Equities
3 11 (17.74%) Derivative
4 10 (16.13%) Market Risk
5 9 (14.52%) Fixed Income
6 7 (11.29%) Hedge funds
7 5 (8.06%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.84%) Credit Risk
9 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
10 2 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (3.23%) Online Banking
10 2 (3.23%) SWIFT
10 2 (3.23%) Wiki
11 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.61%) DTCC
11 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.61%) Fintech
11 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Unix
3 5 (8.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.74%) Risk Management
3 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (14.52%) Release Management
4 7 (11.29%) Multithreading
4 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (11.29%) Workflow
5 5 (8.06%) Collateral Management
5 5 (8.06%) Scrum
6 4 (6.45%) Analytics
6 4 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Data Analytics
6 4 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Investment Management
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 4 (6.45%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (6.45%) SDLC
6 4 (6.45%) TDD
6 4 (6.45%) Validation
7 3 (4.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) SQL
2 17 (27.42%) Java
3 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.90%) VBA
4 5 (8.06%) R
5 4 (6.45%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) C
6 3 (4.84%) C++
6 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.84%) VB
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
2 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) MiFID
3 1 (1.61%) EMIR
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
1 3 (4.84%) Control-M
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Murex
2 14 (22.58%) Bloomberg
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 9 (14.52%) Sophis
5 8 (12.90%) Reuters
6 3 (4.84%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.84%) Remedy
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.61%) Algorithmics
8 1 (1.61%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.61%) Sybase
8 1 (1.61%) Thunderhead
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