Period
to 16 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 458 420 494
Rank change year-on-year -38 +74 -145
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 171 204 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 1.15% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 172 100
London median daily rate £600 £600 £573
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.80% -0.43%
10th Percentile £513 £513 £425
90th Percentile £725 £713 £722
England median daily rate £600 £600 £573
% change year-on-year - +4.80% -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 17,808 17,707 16,803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.57% 39.40% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,837 12,655 11,961
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £285
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 223 244
London median hourly rate £22.93 £21.30 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.65% +12.11% -4.70%
10th Percentile £13.03 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

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 October 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 October 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 -62 34 £650 +7.22% 2
East London -17 4 £627 +2.41%
Equity Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 163 (95.32%) Derivative
2 115 (67.25%) Front Office
3 86 (50.29%) Java
4 68 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (38.01%) C#
6 57 (33.33%) Equities
6 57 (33.33%) Python
7 54 (31.58%) Fixed Income
7 54 (31.58%) Multithreading
7 54 (31.58%) SDLC
8 53 (30.99%) SQL
9 51 (29.82%) C++
10 48 (28.07%) Relational Database
11 46 (26.90%) Banking
12 45 (26.32%) RDBMS
13 40 (23.39%) TDD
14 39 (22.81%) Finance
14 39 (22.81%) Oracle
14 39 (22.81%) XML
15 37 (21.64%) Windows
15 37 (21.64%) HTML
16 32 (18.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 31 (18.13%) Subversion
17 31 (18.13%) STL
17 31 (18.13%) VC++
17 31 (18.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 29 (16.96%) HTML5
19 28 (16.37%) Analytics
19 28 (16.37%) JavaScript
20 26 (15.20%) AngularJS

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 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.75%) nginx
4 1 (0.58%) Apache
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) NuGet
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.09%) RTMP
2 5 (2.92%) BIG-IP
3 2 (1.17%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.07%) Relational Database
2 45 (26.32%) RDBMS
3 23 (13.45%) MongoDB
4 19 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.85%) Big Data
5 10 (5.85%) KDB
6 8 (4.68%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.68%) HBase
7 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.34%) InfluxDB
8 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.17%) Kdb+
10 1 (0.58%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 31 (18.13%) Subversion
2 18 (10.53%) JIRA
3 15 (8.77%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.60%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.68%) Maven
6 7 (4.09%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.51%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.92%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) GitLab
10 1 (0.58%) Hamcrest
10 1 (0.58%) JUnit
10 1 (0.58%) PyCharm
General
1 115 (67.25%) Front Office
2 46 (26.90%) Banking
3 39 (22.81%) Finance
4 23 (13.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 153 (89.47%) Developer
2 62 (36.26%) Front Office Developer
3 60 (35.09%) Java Developer
4 35 (20.47%) C++ Developer
5 31 (18.13%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 31 (18.13%) Visual C++ Developer
6 24 (14.04%) C# Developer
6 24 (14.04%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.77%) HTML Developer
7 15 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (6.43%) Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) C# WPF Developer
9 10 (5.85%) WPF Developer
10 9 (5.26%) Python Developer
11 8 (4.68%) CSS Developer
11 8 (4.68%) HTML CSS Developer
11 8 (4.68%) UI Developer
12 7 (4.09%) Agile Developer
12 7 (4.09%) UI/UX Developer
12 7 (4.09%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.81%) XML
2 37 (21.64%) HTML
3 31 (18.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 31 (18.13%) STL
4 29 (16.96%) HTML5
5 26 (15.20%) AngularJS
6 22 (12.87%) Spring
7 18 (10.53%) .NET
7 18 (10.53%) CSS
8 15 (8.77%) LESS
8 15 (8.77%) Sass
9 14 (8.19%) WPF
10 12 (7.02%) JMS
11 11 (6.43%) SOAP
12 10 (5.85%) REST
13 8 (4.68%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (4.68%) Node.js
13 8 (4.68%) Web Services
14 7 (4.09%) Hibernate
14 7 (4.09%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 163 (95.32%) Derivative
2 57 (33.33%) Equities
3 54 (31.58%) Fixed Income
4 32 (18.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 24 (14.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (7.02%) Equity Risk
8 11 (6.43%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (5.26%) N-Tier
10 8 (4.68%) User Experience
11 5 (2.92%) OTC Derivatives
11 5 (2.92%) Pricing Data
12 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.58%) Contract for Difference
13 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.58%) Exotic Derivative
13 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
13 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.64%) Windows
2 13 (7.60%) Linux
3 11 (6.43%) Unix
4 2 (1.17%) Solaris
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.58%) Multithreading
2 54 (31.58%) SDLC
3 40 (23.39%) TDD
4 28 (16.37%) Analytics
5 22 (12.87%) Risk Management
6 19 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (9.94%) OO
8 15 (8.77%) Pair Programming
9 14 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.19%) Low Latency
9 14 (8.19%) Microservices
10 13 (7.60%) Unit Testing
11 12 (7.02%) DevOps
11 12 (7.02%) E-Commerce
12 11 (6.43%) Workflow
13 10 (5.85%) Market Making
13 10 (5.85%) Mathematics
13 10 (5.85%) MVVM
13 10 (5.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (50.29%) Java
2 65 (38.01%) C#
3 57 (33.33%) Python
4 53 (30.99%) SQL
5 51 (29.82%) C++
6 31 (18.13%) VC++
7 28 (16.37%) JavaScript
8 16 (9.36%) Scala
9 12 (7.02%) TypeScript
10 7 (4.09%) Ruby
11 6 (3.51%) Java 8
11 6 (3.51%) VBA
12 3 (1.75%) Clojure
12 3 (1.75%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.17%) Perl
13 2 (1.17%) R
14 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (4.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) HDFS
2 2 (1.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.85%) Ansible
2 9 (5.26%) Control-M
3 5 (2.92%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.34%) Puppet
5 2 (1.17%) Kibana
5 2 (1.17%) logstash
6 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (22.81%) Oracle
2 12 (7.02%) TIBCO
3 8 (4.68%) F5
4 7 (4.09%) MapR
5 5 (2.92%) Solace
6 2 (1.17%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.17%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.17%) Sybase
7 1 (0.58%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.58%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.58%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.58%) IBM
7 1 (0.58%) Murex
7 1 (0.58%) Portware
7 1 (0.58%) Remedy
7 1 (0.58%) Reuters