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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 195 173 196
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Contract jobs citing Charles River 16 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 1.20% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 13
Average daily rate
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£650 £600 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £333
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +57.89%
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
2572 2584 3211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.53% 44.16% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1903 1767 2223
Average daily rate £428 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 53 117
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 July 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 July 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 (68.75%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) Finance
3 14 (43.75%) Markit EDM
4 10 (31.25%) thinkFolio
5 9 (28.13%) Asset Management
6 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
6 7 (21.88%) Front Office
7 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
8 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
9 4 (12.50%) Banking
9 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
10 3 (9.38%) Data Management
10 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Fund Management
10 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.38%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (9.38%) UNIX
10 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (6.25%) ITIL
11 2 (6.25%) AS400
11 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
11 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
11 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
11 2 (6.25%) LatentZero
11 2 (6.25%) Equities
12 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Management
12 1 (3.13%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Markit EDM
2 10 (31.25%) thinkFolio
3 2 (6.25%) LatentZero
4 1 (3.13%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Front Office
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
1 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.25%) Equities
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) AS400
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Asset Management
2 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.38%) Fund Management
3 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Data Management
3 3 (9.38%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.13%) System Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Cash Management
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) ETL
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBA
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) C++
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.13%) SimCorp
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) Reuters