The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Advent products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Advent over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Advent Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Advent
Rank 192 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Advent 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2538 3252 3348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.32% 45.74% 42.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 2274 2284
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 108 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £50.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Advent
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Advent across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Advent Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Advent
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Advent across the City of London region.

Advent Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Advent
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Advent across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Advent Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Advent
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Advent also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Advent.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Advent Geneva
2 2 (40.00%) Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Calypso
2 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) AS400
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Temenos
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management

Advent
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Advent also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Advent. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Advent Geneva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Front Office
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Derivative
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (40.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Calypso
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Temenos
2 1 (20.00%) Avaloq