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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 177 175 180
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Charles River 16 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 1.35% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 19
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£625 £588 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £433 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £563 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
2314 2750 2767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.00% 44.43% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1690 1935 1942
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 81
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% -8.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -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 6 May 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 6 May 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 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Markit EDM
4 11 (37.93%) Asset Management
5 7 (24.14%) Front Office
6 6 (20.69%) Windows
6 6 (20.69%) thinkFolio
6 6 (20.69%) Investment Management
7 5 (17.24%) Fixed Income
7 5 (17.24%) Banking
7 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
7 5 (17.24%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
8 4 (13.79%) Bloomberg
8 4 (13.79%) Linux
8 4 (13.79%) C#
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.79%) ETL
8 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
9 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.34%) LatentZero
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (10.34%) Database Tuning
9 3 (10.34%) UNIX
9 3 (10.34%) Toad
9 3 (10.34%) Middleware
9 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
9 3 (10.34%) AIX
9 3 (10.34%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Markit EDM
2 6 (20.69%) thinkFolio
3 3 (10.34%) LatentZero
4 1 (3.45%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (3.45%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (3.45%) Temenos T24
4 1 (3.45%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Toad
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Front Office
3 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Charles River Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Fixed Income
2 3 (10.34%) Equities
3 2 (6.90%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.90%) AS400
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) AIX
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Asset Management
2 6 (20.69%) Investment Management
3 5 (17.24%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Database Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
1 4 (13.79%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Murex
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Reuters
3 1 (3.45%) Sophis
3 1 (3.45%) SimCorp
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) FactSet
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