The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Charles River
Rank 144 182 174
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Contract jobs citing Charles River 21 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.29% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 0.70% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 35
Median daily rate £525 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £456 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £563
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Charles River
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1395 2276 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.98% 41.47% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1665 1958
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 52 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £31.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Charles River as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Charles River Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Charles River
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 Charles River across the City of London region.

Charles River Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Charles River
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Charles River across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Charles River
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Charles River across the City of London region.

Charles River Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 19 (63.33%) Front Office
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 9 (30.00%) Investment Management
5 8 (26.67%) Fixed Income
6 7 (23.33%) Fund Management
6 7 (23.33%) Markit EDM
7 6 (20.00%) Bloomberg
7 6 (20.00%) Derivative
7 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.33%) Analytics
9 4 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (13.33%) Reuters
9 4 (13.33%) Scrum
10 3 (10.00%) Advertising
10 3 (10.00%) thinkFolio
10 3 (10.00%) VBA
10 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (10.00%) FactSet
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) SimCorp
11 2 (6.67%) Equities
12 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.33%) Back Office
12 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
12 1 (3.33%) SimCorp Dimension

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Markit EDM
2 3 (10.00%) thinkFolio
3 1 (3.33%) LatentZero
3 1 (3.33%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 19 (63.33%) Front Office
3 3 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Applications Support
3 10 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Business Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Fixed Income
2 6 (20.00%) Derivative
3 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Equities
5 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) AIX
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (30.00%) Investment Management
2 7 (23.33%) Fund Management
3 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (13.33%) Reuters
3 3 (10.00%) FactSet
4 2 (6.67%) SimCorp
5 1 (3.33%) Eze Castle Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
5 1 (3.33%) Fiserv
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Linedata
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase