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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 183 181 165
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing Charles River 13 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 1.06% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 24
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £326 £437
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £875
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £538
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.97%
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
2226 2546 2422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.84% 43.05% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1801 1729
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 70
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.83 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 23 (56.10%) SQL
1 23 (56.10%) Asset Management
2 22 (53.66%) Front Office
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 17 (41.46%) Markit EDM
4 16 (39.02%) thinkFolio
5 13 (31.71%) Investment Management
6 10 (24.39%) Bloomberg
6 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle
7 7 (17.07%) Equities
7 7 (17.07%) Banking
8 6 (14.63%) Windows
9 5 (12.20%) Middleware
9 5 (12.20%) Change Management
9 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
9 5 (12.20%) Derivative
9 5 (12.20%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
10 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (9.76%) UNIX
10 4 (9.76%) .NET
10 4 (9.76%) Linux
11 3 (7.32%) OO
11 3 (7.32%) AIX
11 3 (7.32%) Solaris
11 3 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
11 3 (7.32%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.88%) LatentZero
2 2 (4.88%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (4.88%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (2.44%) Temenos T24
3 1 (2.44%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (2.44%) Tesseract
3 1 (2.44%) Minerva
3 1 (2.44%) Sentinel
3 1 (2.44%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Toad
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (53.66%) Front Office
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Applications Support
3 10 (24.39%) Support Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (9.76%) Programmer
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Support Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Equities
2 5 (12.20%) Derivative
3 3 (7.32%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.44%) Kindle
5 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.44%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) AIX
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Asset Management
2 13 (31.71%) Investment Management
3 5 (12.20%) Change Management
3 5 (12.20%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) OO
5 3 (7.32%) ETL
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Database Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.32%) VBA
2 3 (7.32%) C#
2 3 (7.32%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Control-M
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) thinkFolio
2 10 (24.39%) Bloomberg
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Sophis
4 2 (4.88%) SimCorp
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) RIMES
4 2 (4.88%) FactSet
4 2 (4.88%) Remedy
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Murex
5 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.44%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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