Period
to 26 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Prime Brokerage in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Prime Brokerage over the 6 months to 26 January 2022 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.

Prime Brokerage
England > London
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 576 397 505
Rank change year-on-year -179 +108 +133
Contract jobs citing Prime Brokerage 11 13 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.073% 0.024%
As % of the General category 0.051% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 6
10th Percentile £513 - £388
25th Percentile £538 £525 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £690 £600 £450
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% +33.33% -34.55%
75th Percentile £738 £625 £525
90th Percentile £778 £670 £688
England median daily rate £690 £600 £450
% change year-on-year +15.00% +33.33% -34.55%

Prime Brokerage is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 21,744 10,242 15,869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.79% 57.27% 53.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,617 7,410 11,331
10th Percentile £375 £315 £298
25th Percentile £473 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £520 £513
Median % change year-on-year +10.58% +1.46% -1.44%
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £775 £713 £700
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 106 231
10th Percentile £16.38 £14.50 £12.50
25th Percentile £22.09 £20.31 £16.56
Median hourly rate £35.08 £27.08 £20.86
Median % change year-on-year +29.55% +29.79% +6.97%
75th Percentile £49.25 £45.63 £29.96
90th Percentile £61.83 £59.88 £51.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.49 £18.70
% change year-on-year -14.84% +25.59% +1.08%

Prime Brokerage
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Prime Brokerage as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Prime Brokerage in London

Prime Brokerage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Prime Brokerage in London.

Daily rate trend for Prime Brokerage in London

Prime Brokerage
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Prime Brokerage in London over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Prime Brokerage in London

Prime Brokerage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Prime Brokerage in London.

Hourly rate trend for Prime Brokerage in London

Prime Brokerage
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 Prime Brokerage within the London region over the 6 months to 26 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London - 3 £750 -
Prime Brokerage
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Prime Brokerage 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 Prime Brokerage.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Derivative
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Microservices
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) Social Skills
5 3 (27.27%) CI/CD
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading

Prime Brokerage
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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Social Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 2 (18.18%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
4 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (18.18%) React
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) LINQ
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Derivative
2 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (18.18%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (18.18%) Synthetic Equity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (9.09%) Equities
5 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) CI/CD
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Pipeline
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (18.18%) Smart Order Routing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft