Period
to 27 July 2017

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 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 900 884
Rank change year-on-year +52 -16 -
Contract jobs citing Equity Risk 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.019% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
UK median daily rate £575 £573 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.44% -11.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 31871 36342 35964
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.42% 33.07% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20797 23867 22386
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £235
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1030 1165 1366
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.39 £11.01
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £17.88
% change year-on-year -1.23% +13.29% -8.33%

Equity Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Equity Risk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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

Equity Risk
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 Equity Risk within the UK over the 6 months to 27 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
England +50 1 £575 +0.44% 1
London +1 1 £575 +0.44% 1

For the 6 months to 27 July 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
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%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM