Period
to 10 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 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.

Equity Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 482 698 673
Rank change year-on-year +216 -25 -63
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 33 118 194
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.44% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 94 149
Median daily rate £700 £650 £615
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +5.69% +6.03%
10th Percentile £596 £575 £513
90th Percentile £850 £750 £725
UK median daily rate £700 £650 £613
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.12% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Equity Derivative 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,580 26,713 31,011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.07% 31.94% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,750 17,219 20,196
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £482 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.47% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 964 965
Median hourly rate £34.45 £21.03 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.78% -2.17% +7.50%
10th Percentile £12.87 £11.70 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £50.65
Median hourly rate £31.61 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +50.52% -1.18% +6.25%

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Equity Derivative as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in England

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Equity Derivative in England.

Daily rate trend for Equity Derivative in England

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Equity Derivative in England over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Equity Derivative in England

Equity Derivative
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Equity Derivative in England.

Hourly rate trend for Equity Derivative in England

Equity Derivative
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 Equity Derivative within the England region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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 +132 33 £700 +7.69%
Equity Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative 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 England region with a requirement for Equity Derivative.

1 33 (100.00%) Derivative
2 29 (87.88%) Front Office
3 23 (69.70%) Java
4 21 (63.64%) Equities
5 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 20 (60.61%) Python
6 19 (57.58%) Hedge funds
7 18 (54.55%) Finance
8 16 (48.48%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (45.45%) React
9 15 (45.45%) SQL
10 14 (42.42%) C++
10 14 (42.42%) Fixed Income
10 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (39.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
12 11 (33.33%) .NET
13 10 (30.30%) Analytics
13 10 (30.30%) Docker
14 9 (27.27%) Microservices
14 9 (27.27%) OpenShift
14 9 (27.27%) Artifactory
14 9 (27.27%) GCP
14 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
14 9 (27.27%) Public Cloud
14 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
14 9 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
14 9 (27.27%) R
14 9 (27.27%) Node.js
14 9 (27.27%) Data Analytics

Equity Derivative
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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) AWS
1 9 (27.27%) Azure
1 9 (27.27%) GCP
1 9 (27.27%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) npm
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Redis
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Grunt
3 1 (3.03%) gulp
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 29 (87.88%) Front Office
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Front Office Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Python Developer
5 5 (15.15%) React Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (12.12%) HTML Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Angular Developer
7 3 (9.09%) AWS Architect
7 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Head of Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Head of Finance
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Principal Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.06%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) React
2 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
3 11 (33.33%) .NET
4 9 (27.27%) Node.js
4 9 (27.27%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) Enzyme
6 2 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (6.06%) Jest
6 2 (6.06%) Middleware
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) LESS
7 1 (3.03%) Redux
7 1 (3.03%) Vue.js
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) Derivative
2 21 (63.64%) Equities
3 19 (57.58%) Hedge funds
4 16 (48.48%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (42.42%) Fixed Income
6 13 (39.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (27.27%) Blog
7 9 (27.27%) Public Cloud
8 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
9 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Analytics
3 9 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 9 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 9 (27.27%) Decision-Making
3 9 (27.27%) Investment Management
3 9 (27.27%) Microservices
3 9 (27.27%) Migration
3 9 (27.27%) Open Source
3 9 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
3 9 (27.27%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) Wealth Management
4 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.12%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (12.12%) Low Latency
5 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.12%) Straight-Through Processing
5 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
2 20 (60.61%) Python
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 14 (42.42%) C++
5 9 (27.27%) R
6 4 (12.12%) C#
6 4 (12.12%) Scala
7 2 (6.06%) VBA
8 1 (3.03%) ES6
8 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Remedy