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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Charles River
Rank 141 178 177
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -1
Contract jobs citing Charles River 9 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.62% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 23
Average daily rate £600 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £438 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Charles River
London

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
1241 2254 2562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.43% 44.01% 43.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 1655 1791
Average daily rate £425 £424 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 45 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.63 £19.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.08 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.60 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) Front Office
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Fixed Income
2 7 (58.33%) Derivative
2 7 (58.33%) Fund Management
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Investment Management
5 4 (33.33%) Advertising
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Sybase
7 1 (8.33%) DB2
7 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) Unix
7 1 (8.33%) AIX
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Informatica
7 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (8.33%) Control-M
7 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (8.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (75.00%) Front Office
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (33.33%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
7 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
7 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Manager
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Derivatives Business Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Production Manager
7 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Derivative
1 7 (58.33%) Fixed Income
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Fund Management
2 5 (41.67%) Investment Management
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Fiserv
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase