Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CQG products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CQG over the 6 months to 18 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 CQG, Inc.

CQG
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 615 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +605
Contract jobs citing CQG 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.058% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
London median daily rate £600 - -
England median daily rate £600 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

CQG 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 18836 19319 19793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.71% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12820 12876 13140
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 298 282 406
London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.72% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £46.38
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

CQG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CQG in London

CQG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CQG in London

CQG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CQG in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CQG in London

CQG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CQG in London

CQG
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 CQG within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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 - 6 £800 -
CQG
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CQG 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 CQG.

1 11 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 11 (100.00%) Front Office
1 11 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 11 (100.00%) Equities
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) SunGard
3 7 (63.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) IIS
3 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Derivative
3 7 (63.64%) SunGard GMI
3 7 (63.64%) Project Planning
3 7 (63.64%) MiFID
3 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 7 (63.64%) FIS
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 6 (54.55%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Back Office
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Core
6 4 (36.36%) Eikon
6 4 (36.36%) FactSet

CQG
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 7 (63.64%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) SunGard GMI
2 4 (36.36%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (100.00%) Front Office
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Back Office
4 4 (36.36%) Financial Institution
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Core
3 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Equities
1 11 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 7 (63.64%) Derivative
2 7 (63.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (45.45%) Data Structures
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Project Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) MiFID
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Fidessa
2 7 (63.64%) FIS
2 7 (63.64%) SunGard
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Bloomberg
4 4 (36.36%) FactSet
4 4 (36.36%) Reuters