Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Derivative over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 454 395 493
Rank change year-on-year -59 +98 -125
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 181 200 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.25% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 156 96
London median daily rate £618 £575 £573
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.39% +0.44% -0.43%
10th Percentile £513 £484 £375
90th Percentile £725 £700 £675
England median daily rate £618 £575 £573
% change year-on-year +7.39% +0.44% -0.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,655 16,062 17,201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.11% 38.44% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,662 11,379 12,328
London median daily rate £510 £500 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +6.21% +4.61%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £285
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 243 233
London median hourly rate £22.72 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +12.50% +0.63%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.51 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £23.00 £19.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.86% -1.59% +11.11%

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in London

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equity Derivative in London

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Equity Derivative in London over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Equity Derivative in London

Equity Derivative
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Equity Derivative in London

Equity Derivative
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 Equity Derivative within the London region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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 -32 54 £675 +12.50% 6
East London -18 5 £605 +4.22% 1
Equity Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Equity Derivative.

1 176 (97.24%) Derivative
2 119 (65.75%) Front Office
3 96 (53.04%) Java
4 74 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (35.91%) Banking
6 58 (32.04%) C#
7 55 (30.39%) Python
8 48 (26.52%) Finance
9 47 (25.97%) Equities
10 46 (25.41%) Fixed Income
11 43 (23.76%) TDD
12 42 (23.20%) HTML
12 42 (23.20%) Multithreading
13 40 (22.10%) Investment Banking
13 40 (22.10%) Relational Database
14 39 (21.55%) SQL
15 37 (20.44%) JavaScript
16 36 (19.89%) RDBMS
17 35 (19.34%) HTML5
18 34 (18.78%) Scala
19 33 (18.23%) AngularJS
19 33 (18.23%) C++
20 31 (17.13%) SDLC
21 29 (16.02%) Oracle
22 27 (14.92%) Windows
23 26 (14.36%) Low Latency
24 24 (13.26%) CSS
24 24 (13.26%) XML
25 23 (12.71%) Spring
25 23 (12.71%) MongoDB

Equity Derivative
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 6 (3.31%) Apache
1 6 (3.31%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.66%) nginx
4 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) NuGet
2 1 (0.55%) IaaS
2 1 (0.55%) npm
2 1 (0.55%) PaaS
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.52%) RTMP
2 5 (2.76%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.55%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.10%) Relational Database
2 36 (19.89%) RDBMS
3 23 (12.71%) MongoDB
4 17 (9.39%) Big Data
4 17 (9.39%) NoSQL
5 13 (7.18%) Hadoop
5 13 (7.18%) HBase
6 12 (6.63%) KDB
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.10%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 19 (10.50%) Subversion
2 15 (8.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.63%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.97%) Maven
5 7 (3.87%) JIRA
6 5 (2.76%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.76%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.21%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.55%) GitLab
9 1 (0.55%) Grunt
9 1 (0.55%) gulp
9 1 (0.55%) Hamcrest
9 1 (0.55%) JUnit
9 1 (0.55%) PyCharm
9 1 (0.55%) webpack
General
1 119 (65.75%) Front Office
2 65 (35.91%) Banking
3 48 (26.52%) Finance
4 40 (22.10%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.10%) French Language
5 2 (1.10%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 156 (86.19%) Developer
2 57 (31.49%) Java Developer
3 47 (25.97%) Front Office Developer
4 27 (14.92%) C# Developer
4 27 (14.92%) Senior Developer
5 22 (12.15%) C++ Developer
6 20 (11.05%) HTML Developer
7 19 (10.50%) Front Office C++ Developer
7 19 (10.50%) Visual C++ Developer
8 17 (9.39%) Analyst
9 15 (8.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (7.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (6.08%) UI Developer
12 10 (5.52%) Angular Developer
12 10 (5.52%) Web Developer
13 9 (4.97%) Agile Developer
13 9 (4.97%) Agile Java Developer
13 9 (4.97%) HTML CSS Developer
13 9 (4.97%) React Developer
13 9 (4.97%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.20%) HTML
2 35 (19.34%) HTML5
3 33 (18.23%) AngularJS
4 24 (13.26%) CSS
4 24 (13.26%) XML
5 23 (12.71%) Spring
6 19 (10.50%) .NET
6 19 (10.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 19 (10.50%) STL
7 17 (9.39%) LESS
7 17 (9.39%) React
8 16 (8.84%) Sass
9 14 (7.73%) Node.js
10 12 (6.63%) REST
10 12 (6.63%) WPF
11 11 (6.08%) JMS
12 10 (5.52%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (4.97%) Hibernate
14 8 (4.42%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (4.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 176 (97.24%) Derivative
2 47 (25.97%) Equities
3 46 (25.41%) Fixed Income
4 20 (11.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 18 (9.94%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (9.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (4.97%) User Experience
9 7 (3.87%) Algorithms
9 7 (3.87%) N-Tier
10 5 (2.76%) Equity Risk
10 5 (2.76%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.10%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.55%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (0.55%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.92%) Windows
2 14 (7.73%) Linux
3 4 (2.21%) Unix
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (23.76%) TDD
3 42 (23.20%) Multithreading
4 31 (17.13%) SDLC
5 26 (14.36%) Low Latency
6 22 (12.15%) Analytics
7 21 (11.60%) Migration
8 18 (9.94%) OO
9 16 (8.84%) Electronic Trading
9 16 (8.84%) Risk Management
10 15 (8.29%) Pair Programming
10 15 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.73%) BDD
11 14 (7.73%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.73%) Microservices
12 13 (7.18%) Web Development
12 13 (7.18%) Workflow
13 12 (6.63%) Unit Testing
14 10 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (4.97%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 96 (53.04%) Java
2 58 (32.04%) C#
3 55 (30.39%) Python
4 39 (21.55%) SQL
5 37 (20.44%) JavaScript
6 34 (18.78%) Scala
7 33 (18.23%) C++
8 19 (10.50%) VC++
9 16 (8.84%) Java 8
10 15 (8.29%) Kotlin
11 11 (6.08%) TypeScript
12 8 (4.42%) VBA
13 7 (3.87%) Ruby
14 6 (3.31%) Perl
15 3 (1.66%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.10%) ES6
16 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.55%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (3.31%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) PhD
3 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.87%) MiFID
2 5 (2.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.66%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.66%) EMIR
4 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.87%) HDFS
2 3 (1.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.97%) Control-M
2 7 (3.87%) Ansible
3 5 (2.76%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (1.10%) Kibana
4 2 (1.10%) logstash
5 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (16.02%) Oracle
2 13 (7.18%) TIBCO
3 12 (6.63%) MapR
4 8 (4.42%) F5
5 6 (3.31%) Sybase
6 5 (2.76%) Solace
7 3 (1.66%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.10%) Infragistics
8 2 (1.10%) Telerik
9 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.55%) Capita
9 1 (0.55%) Charles River
9 1 (0.55%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.55%) Murex
9 1 (0.55%) Reuters