Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Calypso Developer was £613 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Calypso Developer
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 876 882
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Calypso Developer 16 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
UK median daily rate £613 £575 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% -9.80% +15.91%
10th Percentile £522 £550 £585
90th Percentile £711 £685 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Calypso Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Calypso Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Calypso Developer in the UK

Calypso Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Calypso Developer in the UK

Calypso Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Calypso Developer over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Calypso Developer in the UK

Calypso Developer
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +27 16 £613 +6.52% 1
London -8 16 £613 +6.52% 1

Calypso Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Calypso Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Calypso Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Calypso
2 12 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) Collateral Management
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (18.75%) JMS
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
7 3 (18.75%) Back Office
8 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 2 (12.50%) Front Office
8 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Equities
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis

Calypso Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Gradle
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Back Office
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) JMS
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (12.50%) FpML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) Java RMI
3 2 (12.50%) Java SE
3 2 (12.50%) JDBC
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Swing
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Derivative
2 2 (12.50%) Equities
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 2 (12.50%) SWIFT
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (18.75%) Collateral Management
3 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Calypso
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase