Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 823 787
Rank change year-on-year +24 -36 -9
Contract jobs citing Calypso 59 42 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.043% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.096% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 36
England median daily rate £600 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £513 £464 £441
90th Percentile £711 £734 £775
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £600
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40269 43942 45222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.77% 45.18% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25273 27142 27158
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £243 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1334 1556 1927
England median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.46 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.79% -5.71% +6.06%

Calypso
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Calypso as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 25 November 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
London +4 59 £600 +9.09% 2
Calypso
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 26 (44.07%) Banking
3 18 (30.51%) Front Office
4 17 (28.81%) Java
4 17 (28.81%) SQL
4 17 (28.81%) Collateral Management
5 16 (27.12%) Back Office
6 14 (23.73%) Bloomberg
7 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking
8 12 (20.34%) Derivative
9 11 (18.64%) Reuters
9 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Excel
10 10 (16.95%) Oracle
10 10 (16.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (16.95%) Murex
10 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (15.25%) R
11 9 (15.25%) Summit
11 9 (15.25%) VBA
12 8 (13.56%) XML
12 8 (13.56%) Fixed Income
12 8 (13.56%) OTC Derivatives
13 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (11.86%) Multithreading
13 7 (11.86%) Analytics
13 7 (11.86%) Data Analytics
13 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
13 7 (11.86%) QA

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 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Summit
2 1 (1.69%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.69%) Misys Equation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Gradle
1 3 (5.08%) Maven
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.69%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 26 (44.07%) Banking
3 18 (30.51%) Front Office
4 16 (27.12%) Back Office
5 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking
6 7 (11.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Analyst
1 21 (35.59%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Calypso Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Calypso Business Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Data Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Java Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Architect
7 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
8 6 (10.17%) Data Modeller
8 6 (10.17%) Investment Banking Project Manager
9 4 (6.78%) Applications Architect
9 4 (6.78%) Consultant
9 4 (6.78%) Python Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
11 2 (3.39%) C++/Java Developer
11 2 (3.39%) IT Business Analyst
11 2 (3.39%) Risk Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) XML
2 7 (11.86%) Spring
3 4 (6.78%) JMS
4 3 (5.08%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (5.08%) FpML
4 3 (5.08%) HTML
4 3 (5.08%) HTML5
4 3 (5.08%) Java SE
4 3 (5.08%) RESTful
4 3 (5.08%) SOAP
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.39%) J2EE
5 2 (3.39%) Java RMI
5 2 (3.39%) JDBC
5 2 (3.39%) Spring Integration
5 2 (3.39%) Spring MVC
5 2 (3.39%) Swing
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) XSD
6 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Derivative
2 10 (16.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (13.56%) Fixed Income
3 8 (13.56%) OTC Derivatives
4 6 (10.17%) Equities
5 3 (5.08%) SWIFT
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.39%) DTCC
6 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.39%) Wiki
7 1 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Collateral Management
2 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (11.86%) Analytics
4 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (11.86%) Data Analytics
4 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
4 7 (11.86%) Multithreading
4 7 (11.86%) OO
5 5 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.78%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (6.78%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (6.78%) Scrum
6 4 (6.78%) SDLC
6 4 (6.78%) Workflow
7 3 (5.08%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.08%) TDD
7 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Java
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) R
2 9 (15.25%) VBA
3 6 (10.17%) C
3 6 (10.17%) VB
4 5 (8.47%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) ISEB
1 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 6 (10.17%) EMIR
3 5 (8.47%) MiFID
4 4 (6.78%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Bloomberg
2 11 (18.64%) Reuters
3 10 (16.95%) Murex
3 10 (16.95%) Oracle
4 4 (6.78%) Sybase
5 3 (5.08%) Algorithmics
5 3 (5.08%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.69%) FactSet
7 1 (1.69%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.69%) Misys
7 1 (1.69%) Sophis