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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 390 407
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17  
Contract jobs citing Calypso 39 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 27
Median daily rate £575 £675 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £700 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8594 8848 10276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.40% 41.39% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5811 6111 6782
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 110 250
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Calypso
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Calypso as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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
City of London +5 13 £525 -8.69% 13
Calypso
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 27 (42.19%) Front Office
3 26 (40.63%) SQL
4 25 (39.06%) Banking
5 24 (37.50%) Back Office
6 23 (35.94%) Murex
7 18 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (26.56%) Java
9 15 (23.44%) Bloomberg
9 15 (23.44%) Relational Database
10 14 (21.88%) Equities
11 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (18.75%) Windows
12 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (17.19%) Oracle
12 11 (17.19%) Investment Banking
12 11 (17.19%) Derivative
12 11 (17.19%) Risk Management
13 10 (15.63%) Market Risk
14 9 (14.06%) Release Management
14 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (14.06%) Reuters
14 9 (14.06%) VBA
14 9 (14.06%) Fixed Income
14 9 (14.06%) Sophis
15 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
15 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (12.50%) QA
15 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
16 7 (10.94%) Collateral Management

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 2 (3.13%) MQSeries
1 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Misys Opics
1 1 (1.56%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Selenium
2 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) HP UFT
2 3 (4.69%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.13%) Gradle
3 2 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 27 (42.19%) Front Office
3 25 (39.06%) Banking
4 24 (37.50%) Back Office
5 11 (17.19%) Investment Banking
6 7 (10.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.56%) French Language
7 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 15 (23.44%) Calypso Business Analyst
5 12 (18.75%) Calypso Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Consultant
7 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Technical Support
9 5 (7.81%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Data Modeller
11 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
11 3 (4.69%) Architect
11 3 (4.69%) Project Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
12 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) XML
2 6 (9.38%) Spring
3 5 (7.81%) HTML
4 4 (6.25%) HTML5
5 3 (4.69%) FpML
5 3 (4.69%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.13%) J2EE
6 2 (3.13%) Java SE
6 2 (3.13%) JDBC
6 2 (3.13%) JMS
6 2 (3.13%) JPA
6 2 (3.13%) jQuery
6 2 (3.13%) Rendezvous
6 2 (3.13%) RESTful
6 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 2 (3.13%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (3.13%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (21.88%) Equities
3 11 (17.19%) Derivative
4 10 (15.63%) Market Risk
5 9 (14.06%) Fixed Income
6 7 (10.94%) Hedge funds
7 5 (7.81%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.69%) Credit Risk
9 3 (4.69%) Virtual Team
10 2 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (3.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (3.13%) Online Banking
10 2 (3.13%) SWIFT
10 2 (3.13%) Wiki
11 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.56%) DTCC
11 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (1.56%) Fintech
11 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) Risk Management
3 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (14.06%) Release Management
4 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (10.94%) Collateral Management
5 7 (10.94%) Multithreading
5 7 (10.94%) Workflow
6 5 (7.81%) Analytics
6 5 (7.81%) Data Analytics
6 5 (7.81%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Investment Management
7 4 (6.25%) Migration
7 4 (6.25%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (6.25%) SDLC
7 4 (6.25%) TDD
7 4 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) Java
3 9 (14.06%) VBA
4 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.38%) R
6 4 (6.25%) C
6 4 (6.25%) Python
6 4 (6.25%) VB
7 3 (4.69%) C++
7 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
2 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) MiFID
3 1 (1.56%) EMIR
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) BladeLogic
1 3 (4.69%) Control-M
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Murex
2 15 (23.44%) Bloomberg
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle
4 9 (14.06%) Reuters
4 9 (14.06%) Sophis
5 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.69%) Remedy
6 2 (3.13%) Algorithmics
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.56%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.56%) Sybase
7 1 (1.56%) Thunderhead
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