The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Risk in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Risk over the 3 months to 26 April 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 Risk
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 650 651
Contract jobs citing Equity Risk 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.028% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £575 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Equity Risk 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15474 18160 17746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.29% 32.51% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10127 11944 10838
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 562 677
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.54 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.91% +19.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.24%  

Equity Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Risk in the UK

Equity Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equity Risk in the UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Risk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Equity Risk.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Greeks
1 1 (100.00%) PnL Attribution

Equity Risk
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Greeks
1 1 (100.00%) PnL Attribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL