Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Equity Derivatives
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 629 724 594
Rank change year-on-year +95 -130 +94
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 215 140 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.43% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 109 216
England median daily rate £600 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £500 £455 £513
90th Percentile £713 £725 £675
UK median daily rate £600 £574 £575
% change year-on-year +4.58% -0.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £65.00

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 31569 32361 34347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.86% 33.23% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21171 21383 22212
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1110 1348
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.83
UK median hourly rate £20.66 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -0.46% +6.41% +8.33%

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in England

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equity Derivative in England

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Equity Derivative in England

Equity Derivative
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor 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 19 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 +49 215 £600 +4.35% 3
Equity Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 203 (94.42%) Derivative
2 143 (66.51%) Front Office
3 124 (57.67%) Banking
4 121 (56.28%) Java
5 97 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (40.00%) Equities
7 82 (38.14%) Investment Banking
8 80 (37.21%) Finance
9 64 (29.77%) Multithreading
10 52 (24.19%) JavaScript
11 47 (21.86%) SDLC
12 43 (20.00%) Fixed Income
13 42 (19.53%) TDD
13 42 (19.53%) AngularJS
14 40 (18.60%) Low Latency
15 37 (17.21%) HTML
15 37 (17.21%) Technical Analysis
16 34 (15.81%) Pair Programming
16 34 (15.81%) Software Engineering
16 34 (15.81%) Electronic Trading
16 34 (15.81%) HTML5
17 32 (14.88%) Spring
17 32 (14.88%) C#
17 32 (14.88%) SQL
18 29 (13.49%) CSS
19 28 (13.02%) Relational Database
20 26 (12.09%) Analytics
20 26 (12.09%) Fidessa
20 26 (12.09%) Migration
21 25 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.47%) Confluence
1 1 (0.47%) JBoss
1 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.93%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.26%) IaaS
1 7 (3.26%) npm
1 7 (3.26%) PaaS
1 7 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.02%) Relational Database
2 23 (10.70%) RDBMS
3 17 (7.91%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.86%) KDB
5 3 (1.40%) MySQL
5 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.93%) Big Data
6 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (5.12%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.26%) Grunt
3 7 (3.26%) gulp
3 7 (3.26%) webpack
4 5 (2.33%) JIRA
5 4 (1.86%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.40%) FitNesse
6 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.47%) JUnit
8 1 (0.47%) Maven
8 1 (0.47%) NuGet
General
1 143 (66.51%) Front Office
2 124 (57.67%) Banking
3 82 (38.14%) Investment Banking
4 80 (37.21%) Finance
5 7 (3.26%) Back Office
6 3 (1.40%) French Language
7 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (76.74%) Developer
2 90 (41.86%) Java Developer
3 47 (21.86%) Front Office Developer
4 38 (17.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 35 (16.28%) Senior Developer
6 34 (15.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 32 (14.88%) Analyst
8 31 (14.42%) Business Analyst
9 24 (11.16%) Agile Developer
9 24 (11.16%) C# Developer
10 23 (10.70%) HTML Developer
11 22 (10.23%) UI Developer
12 17 (7.91%) Core Java Developer
13 14 (6.51%) Agile Java Developer
14 13 (6.05%) Front Office Business Analyst
15 11 (5.12%) Derivatives Business Analyst
15 11 (5.12%) HTML CSS Developer
16 10 (4.65%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
16 10 (4.65%) UI/UX Developer
16 10 (4.65%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.53%) AngularJS
2 37 (17.21%) HTML
3 34 (15.81%) HTML5
4 32 (14.88%) Spring
5 29 (13.49%) CSS
6 22 (10.23%) JMS
7 19 (8.84%) React
8 17 (7.91%) LESS
9 14 (6.51%) .NET
9 14 (6.51%) Middleware
9 14 (6.51%) WPF
10 10 (4.65%) Sass
11 9 (4.19%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.19%) J2SE
12 8 (3.72%) Node.js
12 8 (3.72%) WCF
13 7 (3.26%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.26%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 7 (3.26%) WebSockets
13 7 (3.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 203 (94.42%) Derivative
2 86 (40.00%) Equities
3 43 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 25 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (10.70%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (6.98%) User Experience
7 8 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.72%) Exotic Derivative
7 8 (3.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 8 (3.72%) Swaptions
7 8 (3.72%) Virtual Team
8 7 (3.26%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.79%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.33%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.33%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.86%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.86%) Fintech
12 3 (1.40%) Market Risk
13 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.26%) Unix
2 6 (2.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (29.77%) Multithreading
3 47 (21.86%) SDLC
4 42 (19.53%) TDD
5 40 (18.60%) Low Latency
6 37 (17.21%) Technical Analysis
7 34 (15.81%) Electronic Trading
7 34 (15.81%) Pair Programming
7 34 (15.81%) Software Engineering
8 26 (12.09%) Analytics
8 26 (12.09%) Migration
9 23 (10.70%) Concurrent Programming
10 21 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (9.77%) Multithreaded Programming
11 20 (9.30%) Scrum
12 19 (8.84%) Economics
12 19 (8.84%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 18 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (8.37%) Test Automation
14 13 (6.05%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 121 (56.28%) Java
2 52 (24.19%) JavaScript
3 32 (14.88%) C#
3 32 (14.88%) SQL
4 23 (10.70%) Python
5 14 (6.51%) Kotlin
5 14 (6.51%) VBA
6 12 (5.58%) TypeScript
7 9 (4.19%) C++
8 8 (3.72%) Scala
9 7 (3.26%) ES6
10 5 (2.33%) Perl
11 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.40%) C
11 3 (1.40%) VB
11 3 (1.40%) VBScript
11 3 (1.40%) VC++
12 2 (0.93%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.58%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.37%) MiFID
2 11 (5.12%) QA
3 7 (3.26%) EMIR
4 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.26%) Ansible
1 7 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (12.09%) Fidessa
2 21 (9.77%) TIBCO
3 10 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.72%) Oracle
5 7 (3.26%) Sophis
6 6 (2.79%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.33%) Sybase
8 4 (1.86%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.86%) Charles River
8 4 (1.86%) Murex
8 4 (1.86%) Reuters
9 1 (0.47%) Calypso
9 1 (0.47%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.47%) IBM