Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 411 484 351
Rank change year-on-year +73 -133 +113
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 218 139 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.31% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 0.83% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 107 218
London median daily rate £600 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £500 £448 £513
90th Percentile £713 £725 £675
England median daily rate £600 £575 £575
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -
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 18273 16696 17618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.02% 36.86% 37.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13090 11835 12394
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £294 £273
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 252 311
London median hourly rate £21.20 £19.96 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.21% -0.20% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.00 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.67 £19.03
% change year-on-year -0.82% +8.62% +5.72%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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 +29 68 £650 +13.04%
East London -6 3 £600 +12.15%
Equity Derivative
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 206 (94.50%) Derivative
2 144 (66.06%) Front Office
3 124 (56.88%) Banking
4 122 (55.96%) Java
5 97 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (39.91%) Equities
7 82 (37.61%) Investment Banking
8 80 (36.70%) Finance
9 65 (29.82%) Multithreading
10 53 (24.31%) JavaScript
11 47 (21.56%) SDLC
12 44 (20.18%) Fixed Income
13 42 (19.27%) TDD
13 42 (19.27%) AngularJS
14 40 (18.35%) Low Latency
15 38 (17.43%) HTML
16 37 (16.97%) Technical Analysis
17 35 (16.06%) Electronic Trading
17 35 (16.06%) HTML5
18 34 (15.60%) Pair Programming
18 34 (15.60%) Software Engineering
19 32 (14.68%) Spring
19 32 (14.68%) C#
19 32 (14.68%) SQL
20 29 (13.30%) CSS
21 28 (12.84%) Relational Database
22 27 (12.39%) Analytics
23 26 (11.93%) Fidessa
23 26 (11.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 26 (11.93%) Migration

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 1 (0.46%) Confluence
1 1 (0.46%) JBoss
1 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.92%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.21%) IaaS
1 7 (3.21%) npm
1 7 (3.21%) PaaS
1 7 (3.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.84%) Relational Database
2 23 (10.55%) RDBMS
3 17 (7.80%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.83%) KDB
5 3 (1.38%) Big Data
5 3 (1.38%) MySQL
5 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.13%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.21%) Grunt
3 7 (3.21%) gulp
3 7 (3.21%) webpack
4 5 (2.29%) JIRA
5 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.38%) FitNesse
6 3 (1.38%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.46%) JUnit
8 1 (0.46%) Maven
8 1 (0.46%) NuGet
General
1 144 (66.06%) Front Office
2 124 (56.88%) Banking
3 82 (37.61%) Investment Banking
4 80 (36.70%) Finance
5 7 (3.21%) Back Office
6 3 (1.38%) French Language
7 2 (0.92%) Legal
7 2 (0.92%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (76.61%) Developer
2 90 (41.28%) Java Developer
3 47 (21.56%) Front Office Developer
4 39 (17.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 36 (16.51%) Senior Developer
6 34 (15.60%) Senior Java Developer
7 32 (14.68%) Analyst
8 31 (14.22%) Business Analyst
9 24 (11.01%) Agile Developer
9 24 (11.01%) C# Developer
9 24 (11.01%) HTML Developer
10 22 (10.09%) UI Developer
11 17 (7.80%) Core Java Developer
12 14 (6.42%) Agile Java Developer
13 13 (5.96%) Front Office Business Analyst
14 11 (5.05%) Derivatives Business Analyst
14 11 (5.05%) HTML CSS Developer
15 10 (4.59%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
15 10 (4.59%) UI/UX Developer
15 10 (4.59%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.27%) AngularJS
2 38 (17.43%) HTML
3 35 (16.06%) HTML5
4 32 (14.68%) Spring
5 29 (13.30%) CSS
6 22 (10.09%) JMS
7 19 (8.72%) React
8 17 (7.80%) LESS
9 14 (6.42%) .NET
9 14 (6.42%) Middleware
9 14 (6.42%) WPF
10 10 (4.59%) Sass
11 9 (4.13%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.13%) J2SE
12 8 (3.67%) Node.js
12 8 (3.67%) WCF
13 7 (3.21%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.21%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 7 (3.21%) WebSockets
13 7 (3.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 206 (94.50%) Derivative
2 87 (39.91%) Equities
3 44 (20.18%) Fixed Income
4 26 (11.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (11.01%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (6.88%) User Experience
7 8 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.67%) Exotic Derivative
7 8 (3.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 8 (3.67%) Swaptions
7 8 (3.67%) Virtual Team
8 7 (3.21%) N-Tier
9 6 (2.75%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.29%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.29%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.83%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.83%) Fintech
12 3 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.38%) Market Risk
13 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.67%) Unix
2 7 (3.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (29.82%) Multithreading
3 47 (21.56%) SDLC
4 42 (19.27%) TDD
5 40 (18.35%) Low Latency
6 37 (16.97%) Technical Analysis
7 35 (16.06%) Electronic Trading
8 34 (15.60%) Pair Programming
8 34 (15.60%) Software Engineering
9 27 (12.39%) Analytics
10 26 (11.93%) Migration
11 23 (10.55%) Concurrent Programming
12 22 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (9.63%) Multithreaded Programming
14 20 (9.17%) Scrum
15 19 (8.72%) Economics
15 19 (8.72%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 18 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (8.26%) Test Automation
17 13 (5.96%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 122 (55.96%) Java
2 53 (24.31%) JavaScript
3 32 (14.68%) C#
3 32 (14.68%) SQL
4 25 (11.47%) Python
5 14 (6.42%) Kotlin
5 14 (6.42%) VBA
6 12 (5.50%) TypeScript
7 9 (4.13%) C++
7 9 (4.13%) Scala
8 7 (3.21%) ES6
9 5 (2.29%) Perl
10 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.38%) C
10 3 (1.38%) VB
10 3 (1.38%) VBScript
10 3 (1.38%) VC++
11 2 (0.92%) Ruby
12 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.50%) Degree
2 2 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.26%) MiFID
2 11 (5.05%) QA
3 7 (3.21%) EMIR
4 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.21%) Ansible
1 7 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (11.93%) Fidessa
2 21 (9.63%) TIBCO
3 10 (4.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.67%) Oracle
5 7 (3.21%) Sophis
6 6 (2.75%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.29%) Sybase
8 4 (1.83%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.83%) Charles River
8 4 (1.83%) Murex
8 4 (1.83%) Reuters
9 1 (0.46%) Calypso
9 1 (0.46%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.46%) IBM