Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 619 733 671
Rank change year-on-year +114 -62 +76
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 129 137 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 102 172
England median daily rate £675 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £553 £513 £500
90th Percentile £750 £713 £713
UK median daily rate £673 £625 £600
% change year-on-year +7.60% +4.17% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England 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 22,737 31,279 31,714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.26% 32.53% 33.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,571 20,667 21,138
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £260 £280 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £656
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 931 965 916
England median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -3.04% +3.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £49.04 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year +17.50% -4.41% +4.61%

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 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 2019. 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 +81 129 £675 +8.00% 15
Equity Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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.

1 125 (96.90%) Derivative
2 93 (72.09%) Java
3 89 (68.99%) Front Office
4 85 (65.89%) SQL
5 80 (62.02%) Banking
6 68 (52.71%) Fixed Income
7 58 (44.96%) Software Engineering
8 57 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (43.41%) Finance
10 54 (41.86%) Hedge funds
11 52 (40.31%) Asset Management
12 47 (36.43%) Migration
12 47 (36.43%) Equities
13 45 (34.88%) Microservices
14 42 (32.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 41 (31.78%) Analytics
16 40 (31.01%) NoSQL
17 38 (29.46%) GCP
17 38 (29.46%) Web Services
17 38 (29.46%) Azure
17 38 (29.46%) AWS
18 37 (28.68%) PostgreSQL
19 35 (27.13%) FINCAD Analytics
19 35 (27.13%) Risk Analytics
19 35 (27.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 35 (27.13%) Amazon Athena
19 35 (27.13%) AWS Step Functions
20 33 (25.58%) Spring
21 32 (24.81%) Python
22 31 (24.03%) J2EE

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 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (27.13%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 38 (29.46%) AWS
1 38 (29.46%) Azure
1 38 (29.46%) GCP
2 35 (27.13%) AWS Step Functions
3 3 (2.33%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.01%) NoSQL
2 37 (28.68%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (27.13%) Amazon Athena
3 35 (27.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 31 (24.03%) Amazon Aurora
5 27 (20.93%) MongoDB
6 24 (18.60%) DB2
7 22 (17.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (17.05%) RDBMS
7 22 (17.05%) Relational Database
8 20 (15.50%) Couchbase
8 20 (15.50%) HBase
8 20 (15.50%) MariaDB
8 20 (15.50%) Neo4j
8 20 (15.50%) Redis
9 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.55%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.55%) OLAP
9 2 (1.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) NUnit
1 5 (3.88%) webpack
2 4 (3.10%) Gradle
2 4 (3.10%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.33%) Artifactory
3 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.55%) JIRA
4 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.78%) ClearCase
General
1 89 (68.99%) Front Office
2 80 (62.02%) Banking
3 56 (43.41%) Finance
4 23 (17.83%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.55%) Prime Brokerage
5 2 (1.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (72.87%) Developer
2 63 (48.84%) Java Developer
3 28 (21.71%) Agile Developer
3 28 (21.71%) Agile Java Developer
4 26 (20.16%) AWS Developer
5 23 (17.83%) SQL Developer
5 23 (17.83%) Systems Developer
6 20 (15.50%) Senior Developer
7 19 (14.73%) Analyst
7 19 (14.73%) NoSQL Developer
8 18 (13.95%) AWS Engineer
9 17 (13.18%) Business Analyst
10 15 (11.63%) NoSQL Engineer
11 14 (10.85%) Front Office Business Analyst
12 11 (8.53%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (7.75%) AWS Software Engineer
13 10 (7.75%) Software Engineer
14 9 (6.98%) Front Office Developer
15 8 (6.20%) Java Engineer
15 8 (6.20%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.46%) Web Services
2 33 (25.58%) Spring
3 31 (24.03%) J2EE
4 23 (17.83%) Hibernate
5 12 (9.30%) React
6 11 (8.53%) .NET
6 11 (8.53%) Kafka
7 9 (6.98%) Node.js
7 9 (6.98%) REST
7 9 (6.98%) SOAP
8 8 (6.20%) Spring Boot
9 5 (3.88%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.88%) Autofac
9 5 (3.88%) HTML
9 5 (3.88%) SignalR
10 3 (2.33%) MediatR
10 3 (2.33%) Redux
11 2 (1.55%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 125 (96.90%) Derivative
2 68 (52.71%) Fixed Income
3 54 (41.86%) Hedge funds
4 47 (36.43%) Equities
5 42 (32.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (19.38%) Virtual Team
7 23 (17.83%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (13.95%) Public Cloud
9 16 (12.40%) Market Risk
10 14 (10.85%) Exotic Derivative
11 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (3.10%) Reference Data
12 3 (2.33%) Blog
13 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.78%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Linux
2 3 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.96%) Software Engineering
2 57 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (40.31%) Asset Management
4 47 (36.43%) Migration
5 45 (34.88%) Microservices
6 41 (31.78%) Analytics
7 35 (27.13%) Risk Analytics
8 30 (23.26%) Investment Management
9 28 (21.71%) Workflow
10 24 (18.60%) TDD
11 23 (17.83%) Data Migration
11 23 (17.83%) Data Transformation
12 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
12 14 (10.85%) Multithreading
13 10 (7.75%) Concurrent Programming
13 10 (7.75%) DevOps
14 9 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (5.43%) Risk Management
15 7 (5.43%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 93 (72.09%) Java
2 85 (65.89%) SQL
3 32 (24.81%) Python
4 28 (21.71%) Kotlin
5 24 (18.60%) C#
6 21 (16.28%) C++
6 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 14 (10.85%) Scala
8 12 (9.30%) R
9 7 (5.43%) Java 8
10 4 (3.10%) Java 9
11 3 (2.33%) ES6
11 3 (2.33%) Perl
12 2 (1.55%) Clojure
12 2 (1.55%) ClojureScript
12 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) MiFID
2 1 (0.78%) PMO
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.55%) Ansible
2 2 (1.55%) Grafana
2 2 (1.55%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 30 (23.26%) Oracle
2 25 (19.38%) Sybase
3 20 (15.50%) Google
4 2 (1.55%) Tableau
4 2 (1.55%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.78%) Sophis
5 1 (0.78%) Sun