The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Grid Computing
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 403 376
Rank change year-on-year +43 -27  
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 52 25 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.31% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 38
Median daily rate £575 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £500 £331
% change year-on-year -13.00% +50.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Grid Computing is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7799 8099 8557
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.15% 37.36% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5594 5851 6023
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 108 146
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Grid Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Grid Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Grid Computing in London

Grid Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grid Computing in London

Grid Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grid Computing in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grid Computing in London

Grid Computing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Grid Computing in London

Grid Computing
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 Grid Computing within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 11 £569 -6.76% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £575 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £750 -
Heathrow - 1 £425 -
Grid Computing
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 44 (55.00%) Java
2 34 (42.50%) Finance
3 31 (38.75%) Front Office
4 29 (36.25%) Derivative
5 28 (35.00%) Fixed Income
6 26 (32.50%) Banking
7 20 (25.00%) Oracle
7 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (25.00%) Scala
8 19 (23.75%) C#
8 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (22.50%) Python
10 16 (20.00%) SQL
10 16 (20.00%) .NET
10 16 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (20.00%) Investment Banking
10 16 (20.00%) Credit Risk
10 16 (20.00%) Multithreading
11 14 (17.50%) TDD
12 13 (16.25%) Risk Management
12 13 (16.25%) DataSynapse
12 13 (16.25%) Oracle Coherence
12 13 (16.25%) Windows
12 13 (16.25%) Linux
12 13 (16.25%) Data Structures
13 12 (15.00%) Analytics
13 12 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (15.00%) Middleware
13 12 (15.00%) Scrum
14 11 (13.75%) Unix

Grid Computing
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 13 (16.25%) DataSynapse
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (12.50%) Apache
3 5 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.00%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) IaaS
2 3 (3.75%) PaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.75%) Anycast
2 3 (3.75%) DHCP
2 3 (3.75%) DNS
2 3 (3.75%) DSL
3 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (13.75%) Big Data
4 9 (11.25%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.25%) Apache Hive
7 5 (6.25%) Hazelcast
7 5 (6.25%) HBase
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.00%) Infinispan
9 3 (3.75%) Mahout
9 3 (3.75%) MySQL
9 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.75%) Sqoop
10 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.50%) Redis
11 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
1 7 (8.75%) Subversion
1 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 5 (6.25%) CruiseControl
2 5 (6.25%) NUnit
3 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 2 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) Gradle
5 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.25%) JConsole
5 1 (1.25%) JUnit
5 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.25%) VisualVM
General
1 34 (42.50%) Finance
2 31 (38.75%) Front Office
3 26 (32.50%) Banking
4 16 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.50%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Back Office
7 1 (1.25%) Billing
7 1 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (73.75%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Scala Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Front Office Developer
5 10 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.25%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Credit Risk Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Credit Risk Java Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Python Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Data Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
9 4 (5.00%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) Middleware
3 9 (11.25%) Akka
4 8 (10.00%) WCF
5 7 (8.75%) Spring
6 5 (6.25%) Web Services
6 5 (6.25%) WF
7 4 (5.00%) HTML
7 4 (5.00%) HTML5
7 4 (5.00%) JSON
7 4 (5.00%) Kafka
8 3 (3.75%) Apache Avro
8 3 (3.75%) Protocol Buffers
9 2 (2.50%) D3.js
9 2 (2.50%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (2.50%) JNI
9 2 (2.50%) Murex Flex
9 2 (2.50%) Node.js
9 2 (2.50%) RESTful
9 2 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.25%) Derivative
2 28 (35.00%) Fixed Income
3 16 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 16 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (16.25%) Data Structures
5 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (8.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 7 (8.75%) N-Tier
6 6 (7.50%) Market Risk
7 5 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (5.00%) Algorithms
8 4 (5.00%) Public Cloud
9 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
9 3 (3.75%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.50%) CUDA
11 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
11 1 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Linux
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Unix
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.50%) Solaris
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 14 (17.50%) TDD
4 13 (16.25%) Risk Management
5 12 (15.00%) Analytics
5 12 (15.00%) Scrum
6 10 (12.50%) DevOps
7 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.00%) Change Management
8 8 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (8.75%) Migration
10 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.50%) High Availability
10 6 (7.50%) Performance Optimisation
10 6 (7.50%) SDLC
11 5 (6.25%) Functional Programming
11 5 (6.25%) Open Source
11 5 (6.25%) Risk Analytics
11 5 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.00%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) Scala
3 19 (23.75%) C#
4 18 (22.50%) Python
5 16 (20.00%) SQL
6 8 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.50%) C
8 2 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) Haskell
9 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.25%) CFA
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) EMIR
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Platform Symphony
2 3 (3.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (3.75%) HDFS
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.50%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (6.25%) Oozie
2 3 (3.75%) Ambari
3 1 (1.25%) Ansible
3 1 (1.25%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.25%) Kibana
3 1 (1.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Google
3 3 (3.75%) Hortonworks
3 3 (3.75%) Infoblox
3 3 (3.75%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.50%) Murex
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
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