Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Calypso products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Calypso over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Calypso Technology.

Calypso
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 567 526
Rank change year-on-year -13 -41 +1
Contract jobs citing Calypso 54 40 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.089% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 34
London median daily rate £594 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £511 £464 £434
90th Percentile £711 £734 £768
England median daily rate £594 £550 £600
% change year-on-year +7.95% -8.33% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Calypso is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18708 19198 19731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.75% 41.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12727 12799 13077
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 280 407
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.63
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Calypso
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Calypso as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Calypso in London

Calypso
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Calypso in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Calypso in London

Calypso
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Calypso in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Calypso in London

Calypso
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Calypso in London

Calypso
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso within the London 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
Central London -2 14 £525 -4.55% 3
Calypso
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Calypso 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 London region with a requirement for Calypso.

1 26 (48.15%) Finance
2 23 (42.59%) Banking
3 18 (33.33%) Front Office
4 17 (31.48%) SQL
4 17 (31.48%) Collateral Management
5 15 (27.78%) Back Office
5 15 (27.78%) Java
6 12 (22.22%) Derivative
7 11 (20.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (20.37%) Bloomberg
7 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (18.52%) Reuters
8 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.52%) Fixed Income
8 10 (18.52%) Investment Banking
9 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.67%) Summit
9 9 (16.67%) Murex
9 9 (16.67%) VBA
9 9 (16.67%) R
10 8 (14.81%) OTC Derivatives
10 8 (14.81%) Oracle
10 8 (14.81%) XML
11 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
11 7 (12.96%) Equities
11 7 (12.96%) QA
11 7 (12.96%) Data Analytics
11 7 (12.96%) Analytics
11 7 (12.96%) Relational Database

Calypso
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Summit
2 1 (1.85%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.85%) Misys Equation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.85%) Gradle
2 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Maven
2 1 (1.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 26 (48.15%) Finance
2 23 (42.59%) Banking
3 18 (33.33%) Front Office
4 15 (27.78%) Back Office
5 10 (18.52%) Investment Banking
6 6 (11.11%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Business Analyst
4 11 (20.37%) Calypso Business Analyst
4 11 (20.37%) Calypso Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Data Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Architect
7 6 (11.11%) Data Modeller
7 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
8 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking Project Manager
9 4 (7.41%) Applications Architect
9 4 (7.41%) Consultant
9 4 (7.41%) Python Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C++/Java Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 5 (9.26%) Spring
3 2 (3.70%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) Java RMI
3 2 (3.70%) JDBC
3 2 (3.70%) JMS
3 2 (3.70%) Spring Integration
3 2 (3.70%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.70%) Swing
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) XSD
4 1 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.85%) FpML
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) HTML5
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) REST
4 1 (1.85%) RESTful
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Derivative
2 11 (20.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (18.52%) Fixed Income
4 8 (14.81%) OTC Derivatives
5 7 (12.96%) Equities
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.70%) DTCC
6 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.70%) Wiki
7 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Collateral Management
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.96%) Analytics
4 7 (12.96%) Data Analytics
4 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.26%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.26%) OO
7 4 (7.41%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (7.41%) SDLC
7 4 (7.41%) Workflow
8 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Data Mapping
8 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) R
3 9 (16.67%) VBA
4 6 (11.11%) C
4 6 (11.11%) VB
5 4 (7.41%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ISEB
1 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 6 (11.11%) EMIR
3 5 (9.26%) MiFID
4 4 (7.41%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Bloomberg
2 10 (18.52%) Reuters
3 9 (16.67%) Murex
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle
5 4 (7.41%) Sybase
6 3 (5.56%) Algorithmics
7 2 (3.70%) Thunderhead
8 1 (1.85%) FactSet
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) Misys
8 1 (1.85%) Sophis