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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 168 202 160
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -42
Contract jobs citing Charles River 29 15 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.21% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.45% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 61
Average daily rate
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£568 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £477 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £688 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +15.38%
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
2696 3306 3411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.02% 46.05% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1919 2301 2314
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 89 99
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 46 (64.79%) Asset Management
2 40 (56.34%) Front Office
3 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 23 (32.39%) Finance
4 23 (32.39%) Investment Management
5 15 (21.13%) Markit EDM
5 15 (21.13%) Fund Management
6 14 (19.72%) Business Analysis
7 13 (18.31%) thinkFolio
8 12 (16.90%) Banking
9 11 (15.49%) ISO 9001
9 11 (15.49%) Bloomberg
10 10 (14.08%) iPad
11 8 (11.27%) Fixed Income
12 7 (9.86%) LatentZero
12 7 (9.86%) Investment Banking
12 7 (9.86%) Derivative
13 6 (8.45%) Equities
13 6 (8.45%) .NET
13 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
14 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
14 5 (7.04%) RIMES
14 5 (7.04%) Software Testing
15 4 (5.63%) Reference Data
15 4 (5.63%) Back Office
15 4 (5.63%) Advertising
15 4 (5.63%) Oracle
15 4 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
16 3 (4.23%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Markit EDM
2 7 (9.86%) LatentZero
3 3 (4.23%) Minerva
3 3 (4.23%) Sentinel
3 3 (4.23%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (2.82%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (1.41%) Tesseract
5 1 (1.41%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (56.34%) Front Office
2 23 (32.39%) Finance
3 12 (16.90%) Banking
4 7 (9.86%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.63%) Advertising
5 4 (5.63%) Back Office
6 2 (2.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (66.20%) Analyst
2 27 (38.03%) Business Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Applications Support
4 11 (15.49%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Data Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Charles River Support Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Charles River Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Test Analyst
11 1 (1.41%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (1.41%) Senior Support Analyst
11 1 (1.41%) Applications Support Specialist
11 1 (1.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) Middleware
2 2 (2.82%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.41%) LINQ
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) iPad
2 8 (11.27%) Fixed Income
3 7 (9.86%) Derivative
4 6 (8.45%) Equities
5 4 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.63%) Reference Data
6 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (64.79%) Asset Management
2 23 (32.39%) Investment Management
3 15 (21.13%) Fund Management
4 14 (19.72%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.04%) Software Testing
5 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.23%) Project Management
6 3 (4.23%) Data Management
6 3 (4.23%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 3 (4.23%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (4.23%) Line Management
7 2 (2.82%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.82%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (1.41%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Java
3 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.41%) VBA
4 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) ISEB
1 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
1 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) thinkFolio
2 11 (15.49%) Bloomberg
3 5 (7.04%) RIMES
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.23%) SimCorp
6 2 (2.82%) Calypso
6 2 (2.82%) Fidessa
6 2 (2.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.41%) Algorithmics
7 1 (1.41%) Sophis
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.41%) Murex
7 1 (1.41%) Reuters
7 1 (1.41%) Vermilion
7 1 (1.41%) FactSet
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