Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Greeks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Greeks over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Greeks
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 576 548
Rank change year-on-year +19 -28 -11
Contract jobs citing Greeks 30 27 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.069% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 48
London median daily rate £588 £625 £593
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +5.49% +3.04%
10th Percentile £434 £463 £490
90th Percentile £663 £825 £649
England median daily rate £588 £625 £593
% change year-on-year -6.00% +5.49% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Greeks is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36039 38893 37923
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.40% 85.75% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25789 28183 26781
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 331 517
London median hourly rate £24.39 £21.50 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.42% +9.05% +3.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.93 £51.25 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +6.10%

Greeks
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Greeks in London

Greeks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Greeks in London

Greeks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Greeks in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Greeks in London

Greeks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Greeks in London

Greeks
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 Greeks within the London region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
City of London +14 13 £588 -2.08% 3
Canary Wharf - 2 £575 -
Greeks
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 18 (60.00%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) Derivative
3 15 (50.00%) Front Office
3 15 (50.00%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) .NET
4 13 (43.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (43.33%) Multithreading
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
6 10 (33.33%) Credit Risk
7 9 (30.00%) Market Risk
7 9 (30.00%) WPF
7 9 (30.00%) Stress Testing
8 8 (26.67%) WCF
9 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
9 7 (23.33%) Multithreaded Programming
10 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (20.00%) CFA
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.00%) Sybase
10 6 (20.00%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) OO
11 5 (16.67%) Banking
11 5 (16.67%) MVVM
11 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (16.67%) Low Latency
12 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (13.33%) Big Data
12 4 (13.33%) Moq
12 4 (13.33%) REST

Greeks
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 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Kondor
2 1 (3.33%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) Moq
2 4 (13.33%) NUnit
3 3 (10.00%) MSTest
3 3 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
1 15 (50.00%) Front Office
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 3 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (10.00%) WCF Developer
3 3 (10.00%) WPF Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Market Risk Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Sophis Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) WPF
3 8 (26.67%) WCF
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (13.33%) REST
6 3 (10.00%) NumPy
6 3 (10.00%) Pandas
7 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.33%) HTML
7 1 (3.33%) MDX
7 1 (3.33%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Derivative
2 13 (43.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 9 (30.00%) Market Risk
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (10.00%) Equities
5 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
6 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Multithreading
2 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
3 9 (30.00%) Stress Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Low Latency
6 5 (16.67%) MVVM
6 5 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (13.33%) Refactoring
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) VBA
5 2 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CFA
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Sybase
2 3 (10.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (10.00%) Murex
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Sophis
3 2 (6.67%) Wallstreet Suite
4 1 (3.33%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.33%) Infragistics
4 1 (3.33%) OpenLink
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Typemock
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