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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 182 170 213
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +43
Contract jobs citing Charles River 16 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.55% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.21% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 10
Average daily rate
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£650 £559 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.33% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £628 £676
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £328
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +60.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2369 2646 3288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.08% 45.51% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 1826 2266
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 94
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Charles River across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Charles River 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 Charles River.

1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Markit EDM
4 10 (32.26%) Asset Management
5 9 (29.03%) thinkFolio
6 8 (25.81%) Front Office
7 7 (22.58%) Investment Management
7 7 (22.58%) Fixed Income
8 5 (16.13%) Bloomberg
9 4 (12.90%) Banking
9 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
10 3 (9.68%) Data Management
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Derivative
10 3 (9.68%) UNIX
11 2 (6.45%) ITIL
11 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (6.45%) Oracle
11 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
11 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
11 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (6.45%) Fund Management
11 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
11 2 (6.45%) AS400
11 2 (6.45%) Equities
11 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Charles River 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 Charles River. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Markit EDM
2 9 (29.03%) thinkFolio
3 1 (3.23%) LatentZero
3 1 (3.23%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Front Office
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Charles River Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Charles River Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Charles River Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.68%) Derivative
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) AS400
3 2 (6.45%) Equities
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Asset Management
2 7 (22.58%) Investment Management
3 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Data Management
3 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Fund Management
4 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) System Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Cash Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) ETL
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBA
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Reuters
3 1 (3.23%) SimCorp
3 1 (3.23%) Splunk