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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Charles River
London / City of London
Rank 146 143 177
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Contract jobs citing Charles River 11 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.79% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 12
Median daily rate £625 £600 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £515 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £539 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1217 1270 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.07% 39.72% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 949 1627
Median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 43
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.40 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £26.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Charles River as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 15 (78.95%) Asset Management
2 12 (63.16%) Investment Management
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Front Office
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Fund Management
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
6 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
7 3 (15.79%) HP
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 3 (15.79%) QA
7 3 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (15.79%) thinkFolio
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) Markit EDM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) thinkFolio
2 2 (10.53%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Asset Management Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Derivative
1 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Asset Management
2 12 (63.16%) Investment Management
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Fund Management
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) MiFID
3 1 (5.26%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
2 2 (10.53%) SimCorp
3 1 (5.26%) Fidessa