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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 186 195 173
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs citing Charles River 16 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.83% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 23
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£550 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £315 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
2515 3142 2753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.56% 45.05% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1846 2237 1964
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 87 75
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.58 £27.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, 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 28 (58.33%) Asset Management
2 26 (54.17%) Front Office
3 24 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (35.42%) Finance
4 17 (35.42%) thinkFolio
5 13 (27.08%) Markit EDM
6 12 (25.00%) Investment Management
7 8 (16.67%) Equities
7 8 (16.67%) Bloomberg
8 7 (14.58%) Banking
8 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Derivative
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.42%) Java
10 5 (10.42%) Change Management
10 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
10 5 (10.42%) Fund Management
10 5 (10.42%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (8.33%) LatentZero
11 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) Fixed Income
11 4 (8.33%) Advertising
11 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
11 4 (8.33%) .NET
12 3 (6.25%) Oracle
12 3 (6.25%) Control-M
12 3 (6.25%) VBA
12 3 (6.25%) Project Management
12 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
12 3 (6.25%) Eagle PACE

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Markit EDM
2 4 (8.33%) LatentZero
3 3 (6.25%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (4.17%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (2.08%) Global One
5 1 (2.08%) Tesseract
5 1 (2.08%) Minerva
5 1 (2.08%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (54.17%) Front Office
2 17 (35.42%) Finance
3 7 (14.58%) Banking
4 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Business Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Applications Support
3 9 (18.75%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Charles River Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Applications Specialist
9 1 (2.08%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.08%) Programmer
9 1 (2.08%) Support Specialist
9 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Equities
2 6 (12.50%) Derivative
3 4 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.25%) iPad
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.08%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.08%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Asset Management
2 12 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) Change Management
4 5 (10.42%) Fund Management
4 5 (10.42%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.08%) OO
8 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Control-M
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) thinkFolio
2 8 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) FactSet
4 2 (4.17%) RIMES
4 2 (4.17%) SimCorp
4 2 (4.17%) Sophis
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Remedy
4 2 (4.17%) Murex
4 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.08%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithmics
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