The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fixed Income
UK / England
Rank 228 302 217
Rank change year-on-year +74 -85  
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 440 366 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.06% 0.75% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.31% 2.38% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 279 406
Median daily rate £620 £576 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.73% +4.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £375 £150
% change year-on-year +80.00% +150.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fixed Income is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13286 15358 15065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.06% 31.30% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8613 10133 9192
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 500 523 637
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Fixed Income
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Fixed Income as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fixed Income in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fixed Income in England

Fixed Income
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 Fixed Income within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 440 £620 +6.43% 70
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 355 (43.83%) Front Office
2 346 (42.72%) Finance
3 265 (32.72%) Banking
4 247 (30.49%) Java
5 237 (29.26%) Derivative
6 227 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
7 226 (27.90%) Equities
8 225 (27.78%) C#
9 209 (25.80%) SQL
10 206 (25.43%) Electronic Trading
11 189 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 159 (19.63%) C++
13 150 (18.52%) Investment Banking
14 136 (16.79%) .NET
15 128 (15.80%) Multithreading
16 112 (13.83%) Asset Management
16 112 (13.83%) SQL Server
17 111 (13.70%) Linux
18 109 (13.46%) ION Trading
19 97 (11.98%) SDLC
20 90 (11.11%) Python
21 87 (10.74%) Oracle
22 86 (10.62%) Unix
23 84 (10.37%) Low Latency
24 83 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
24 83 (10.25%) Business Analysis
25 81 (10.00%) MiFID
26 78 (9.63%) Computer Science
27 74 (9.14%) Windows
28 69 (8.52%) JavaScript

Fixed Income
Top Related 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 18 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.11%) Confluence
3 9 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (1.11%) Tomcat
4 7 (0.86%) DataSynapse
5 6 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.49%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.25%) Apache
8 2 (0.25%) MTS
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.12%) CMS
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.12%) IIS
9 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.86%) MS Office
5 6 (0.74%) MS Project
6 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (7.04%) ION MarketView
2 42 (5.19%) RMDS
3 18 (2.22%) thinkFolio
4 11 (1.36%) SimCorp Dimension
5 9 (1.11%) Minerva
6 5 (0.62%) LatentZero
6 5 (0.62%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.62%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.49%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 3 (0.37%) Global One
8 3 (0.37%) SunGard APT
9 2 (0.25%) Tesseract
10 1 (0.12%) BondVision
10 1 (0.12%) Eikon
10 1 (0.12%) Front Arena
10 1 (0.12%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.12%) SunGard Martini
10 1 (0.12%) Sylvan
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.36%) Firewall
2 9 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (0.74%) Network Security
4 5 (0.62%) NAS
4 5 (0.62%) SAN
5 4 (0.49%) DSL
6 3 (0.37%) HTTP
7 2 (0.25%) FIX Connectivity
7 2 (0.25%) LAN
7 2 (0.25%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.12%) FTP
8 1 (0.12%) Internet
8 1 (0.12%) ISDN
8 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.12%) LDAP
8 1 (0.12%) Skype
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.09%) KDB
4 21 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (2.10%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.60%) Data Mart
6 13 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.36%) Kdb+
9 10 (1.23%) Big Data
10 8 (0.99%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.86%) Tick Data
12 6 (0.74%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.62%) Blockchain
13 5 (0.62%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 47 (5.80%) TeamCity
2 44 (5.43%) Subversion
3 42 (5.19%) JUnit
4 37 (4.57%) JIRA
5 27 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 23 (2.84%) NUnit
7 20 (2.47%) Visual Studio
8 15 (1.85%) Mockito
9 14 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.23%) gulp
10 10 (1.23%) Maven
11 9 (1.11%) IntelliJ
12 8 (0.99%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.99%) Grunt
12 8 (0.99%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.99%) Selenium
13 7 (0.86%) webpack
14 5 (0.62%) EasyMock
14 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 355 (43.83%) Front Office
2 346 (42.72%) Finance
3 265 (32.72%) Banking
4 150 (18.52%) Investment Banking
5 53 (6.54%) Back Office
6 50 (6.17%) Financial Institution
7 30 (3.70%) Retail
8 17 (2.10%) Legal
9 12 (1.48%) Marketing
10 7 (0.86%) German Language
11 5 (0.62%) Prime Brokerage
12 4 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Publishing
13 3 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
14 2 (0.25%) French Language
15 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 452 (55.80%) Developer
2 224 (27.65%) Analyst
3 151 (18.64%) Business Analyst
4 146 (18.02%) Java Developer
5 129 (15.93%) C# Developer
6 93 (11.48%) C++ Developer
7 73 (9.01%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 59 (7.28%) Front Office Developer
9 58 (7.16%) .NET Developer
10 54 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 43 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 43 (5.31%) C++/C# Developer
11 43 (5.31%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
12 42 (5.19%) SQL Developer
13 41 (5.06%) Quantitative Developer
14 40 (4.94%) Project Manager
14 40 (4.94%) Python Developer
15 34 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
16 32 (3.95%) Support Analyst
17 31 (3.83%) Front Office Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (16.79%) .NET
2 66 (8.15%) FIX Protocol
3 65 (8.02%) WPF
4 60 (7.41%) XML
5 55 (6.79%) HTML
6 47 (5.80%) HTML5
7 46 (5.68%) Rendezvous
8 39 (4.81%) Spring
9 37 (4.57%) Middleware
10 32 (3.95%) AngularJS
11 27 (3.33%) .NET Framework
12 26 (3.21%) WinForms
13 23 (2.84%) CSS
14 19 (2.35%) Entity Framework
15 18 (2.22%) Murex MxML
15 18 (2.22%) STL
16 17 (2.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 17 (2.10%) Node.js
17 16 (1.98%) Silverlight
18 15 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 237 (29.26%) Derivative
2 226 (27.90%) Equities
3 189 (23.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 83 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (9.63%) Computer Science
6 50 (6.17%) User Experience
7 43 (5.31%) Algorithms
8 38 (4.69%) Management Information System
9 33 (4.07%) Virtual Team
10 30 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
11 29 (3.58%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 26 (3.21%) OTC Derivatives
13 20 (2.47%) Reference Data
14 19 (2.35%) Market Risk
15 16 (1.98%) Fintech
15 16 (1.98%) Grid Computing
16 14 (1.73%) Data Structures
16 14 (1.73%) Hedge funds
17 12 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
18 11 (1.36%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 111 (13.70%) Linux
2 86 (10.62%) Unix
3 74 (9.14%) Windows
4 5 (0.62%) Solaris
5 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.12%) Android
7 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (25.43%) Electronic Trading
3 128 (15.80%) Multithreading
4 112 (13.83%) Asset Management
5 97 (11.98%) SDLC
6 84 (10.37%) Low Latency
7 83 (10.25%) Business Analysis
8 69 (8.52%) TDD
9 65 (8.02%) Scrum
10 62 (7.65%) Analytics
11 58 (7.16%) Investment Management
11 58 (7.16%) Project Management
12 57 (7.04%) Risk Management
13 55 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
14 50 (6.17%) OO
15 47 (5.80%) Workflow
16 45 (5.56%) Migration
17 41 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (4.69%) Multithreaded Programming
19 35 (4.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 247 (30.49%) Java
2 225 (27.78%) C#
3 209 (25.80%) SQL
4 159 (19.63%) C++
5 90 (11.11%) Python
6 69 (8.52%) JavaScript
7 44 (5.43%) Scala
8 40 (4.94%) Perl
9 37 (4.57%) C
10 29 (3.58%) Shell Script
11 24 (2.96%) T-SQL
11 24 (2.96%) VBA
12 21 (2.59%) ES6
12 21 (2.59%) XAML
13 11 (1.36%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.36%) TypeScript
14 8 (0.99%) R
15 7 (0.86%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.74%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 52 (6.42%) Degree
2 8 (0.99%) ISEB
3 7 (0.86%) CISM
3 7 (0.86%) CISSP
3 7 (0.86%) PMP
4 6 (0.74%) CNA
4 6 (0.74%) GCIA
4 6 (0.74%) GCIH
4 6 (0.74%) GIAC
4 6 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (0.74%) Novell Certification
4 6 (0.74%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.74%) SANS
5 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.37%) PhD
6 2 (0.25%) CFA
6 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.12%) CRISC
7 1 (0.12%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (10.00%) MiFID
2 56 (6.91%) QA
3 22 (2.72%) EMIR
4 16 (1.98%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (1.11%) COBIT
6 6 (0.74%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.49%) PMO
8 2 (0.25%) FATCA
8 2 (0.25%) SLA
8 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.12%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.12%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (0.86%) Docker
2 6 (0.74%) HDFS
3 4 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.62%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.37%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.12%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.12%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.12%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (13.46%) ION Trading
2 87 (10.74%) Oracle
3 64 (7.90%) Microsoft
4 52 (6.42%) TIBCO
5 46 (5.68%) Reuters
6 43 (5.31%) Sybase
7 31 (3.83%) Murex
8 29 (3.58%) Bloomberg
9 22 (2.72%) Charles River
10 13 (1.60%) Fidessa
11 12 (1.48%) SimCorp
11 12 (1.48%) Sun
12 9 (1.11%) Solace
13 7 (0.86%) Calypso
13 7 (0.86%) Cognizant
14 5 (0.62%) IBM
14 5 (0.62%) Informatica
15 4 (0.49%) Misys
15 4 (0.49%) Remedy
15 4 (0.49%) StatPro
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £770 - £890 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 20 days ago