Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 675 684 620
Rank change year-on-year +9 -64 +116
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 124 191 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.62% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 146 177
England median daily rate £650 £610 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +3.83% +2.62%
10th Percentile £566 £513 £501
90th Percentile £750 £725 £707
UK median daily rate £650 £610 £575
% change year-on-year +6.56% +6.09% +4.55%
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 26,514 30,826 29,570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.46% 32.81% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,245 20,012 19,224
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £264
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 926 977 938
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £11.65 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £49.65
UK median hourly rate £21.42 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.98% +5.00% -3.75%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -2 124 £650 +6.56% 3
Equity Derivative
UK

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 121 (97.58%) Derivative
2 82 (66.13%) Front Office
3 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (55.65%) Java
5 61 (49.19%) Banking
6 51 (41.13%) SQL
7 49 (39.52%) TDD
8 44 (35.48%) Equities
9 34 (27.42%) Multithreading
10 33 (26.61%) Fixed Income
11 32 (25.81%) C#
12 30 (24.19%) Investment Banking
13 26 (20.97%) JavaScript
14 23 (18.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 23 (18.55%) Greenfield Project
15 22 (17.74%) Workflow
15 22 (17.74%) Finance
16 21 (16.94%) Spring
17 19 (15.32%) HTML
18 18 (14.52%) Migration
18 18 (14.52%) Concurrent Programming
18 18 (14.52%) Virtual Team
19 17 (13.71%) Data Transformation
19 17 (13.71%) Data Migration
19 17 (13.71%) Software Engineering
19 17 (13.71%) Hibernate
20 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
21 15 (12.10%) Data Protection
21 15 (12.10%) HTML5
21 15 (12.10%) Oracle

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 5 (4.03%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Global One
1 1 (0.81%) Sophis RISQUE
1 1 (0.81%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.45%) Hadoop
1 8 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.23%) DB2
3 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.42%) KDB
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.61%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) NUnit
1 7 (5.65%) webpack
2 6 (4.84%) JIRA
3 4 (3.23%) Gradle
4 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.61%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.81%) JUnit
6 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (66.13%) Front Office
2 61 (49.19%) Banking
3 30 (24.19%) Investment Banking
4 22 (17.74%) Finance
5 3 (2.42%) Greek Language
5 3 (2.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 102 (82.26%) Developer
2 60 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 23 (18.55%) Agile Developer
4 21 (16.94%) Agile Java Developer
5 19 (15.32%) Business Analyst
5 19 (15.32%) C# Developer
6 18 (14.52%) Analyst
6 18 (14.52%) SQL Developer
7 17 (13.71%) Front Office Developer
7 17 (13.71%) Systems Developer
8 15 (12.10%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 15 (12.10%) Senior Developer
9 11 (8.87%) React Developer
9 11 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (7.26%) Angular Developer
11 7 (5.65%) C++ Developer
12 6 (4.84%) .NET Developer
12 6 (4.84%) Scala Developer
13 5 (4.03%) WPF Developer
14 4 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.94%) Spring
2 19 (15.32%) HTML
3 17 (13.71%) Hibernate
4 16 (12.90%) AngularJS
5 15 (12.10%) HTML5
6 14 (11.29%) .NET
6 14 (11.29%) SOAP
7 13 (10.48%) React
8 12 (9.68%) REST
8 12 (9.68%) WPF
9 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET
9 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (5.65%) Autofac
9 7 (5.65%) Kafka
9 7 (5.65%) SignalR
10 4 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (3.23%) MediatR
10 4 (3.23%) Node.js
10 4 (3.23%) Redux
10 4 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 121 (97.58%) Derivative
2 44 (35.48%) Equities
3 33 (26.61%) Fixed Income
4 23 (18.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (18.55%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (14.52%) Virtual Team
6 15 (12.10%) Data Protection Act
7 13 (10.48%) Hedge funds
8 12 (9.68%) Exotic Derivative
9 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (5.65%) Equity Risk
11 6 (4.84%) N-Tier
12 3 (2.42%) Reference Data
12 3 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) Linux
2 4 (3.23%) Unix
3 3 (2.42%) Windows
4 2 (1.61%) Solaris
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.52%) TDD
3 34 (27.42%) Multithreading
4 22 (17.74%) Workflow
5 18 (14.52%) Concurrent Programming
5 18 (14.52%) Migration
6 17 (13.71%) Data Migration
6 17 (13.71%) Data Transformation
6 17 (13.71%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.10%) Data Protection
8 13 (10.48%) Business Analysis
9 12 (9.68%) Asset Management
10 11 (8.87%) SOLID
11 10 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (8.06%) Test Automation
12 9 (7.26%) Analytics
12 9 (7.26%) DevOps
12 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
12 9 (7.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (55.65%) Java
2 51 (41.13%) SQL
3 32 (25.81%) C#
4 26 (20.97%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.68%) Python
6 11 (8.87%) Scala
7 10 (8.06%) C++
8 8 (6.45%) Java 8
8 8 (6.45%) Kotlin
9 7 (5.65%) Perl
10 5 (4.03%) VBA
11 4 (3.23%) ES6
11 4 (3.23%) Java 9
12 2 (1.61%) Clojure
12 2 (1.61%) ClojureScript
12 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) MiFID
2 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.61%) Ansible
2 2 (1.61%) Grafana
3 1 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (12.10%) Oracle
2 9 (7.26%) Sybase
3 4 (3.23%) Sophis
4 3 (2.42%) MapR
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.61%) Sun
5 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.81%) FIS
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.81%) SunGard
6 1 (0.81%) Syncfusion