The first table below looks at the demand for Eagle PACE skills 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 Eagle PACE over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eagle Investment Systems PACE
Rank 206 191 220
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.14% 0.037%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.82% 1.58% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Average daily rate £575 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
489 568 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.56% 9.15% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 398 365
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Eagle PACE
London

Eagle PACE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eagle PACE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Eagle PACE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Eagle PACE
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 Eagle PACE across the City of London region.

Eagle PACE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Eagle PACE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eagle PACE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Eagle PACE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Eagle PACE
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 Eagle PACE across the City of London region.

Eagle PACE Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Eagle PACE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Eagle PACE 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 Eagle PACE.

1 6 (85.71%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Management
2 4 (57.14%) Markit EDM
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Charles River
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) LatentZero
4 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) thinkFolio
4 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (14.29%) BI-SAM
5 1 (14.29%) Vermilion
5 1 (14.29%) Eagle STAR
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (14.29%) Business Development
5 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Informatica
5 1 (14.29%) BPR

Eagle PACE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Eagle PACE 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 Eagle PACE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Markit EDM
2 2 (28.57%) LatentZero
3 1 (14.29%) Eagle STAR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
1 2 (28.57%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) BPR
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Charles River
2 2 (28.57%) thinkFolio
3 1 (14.29%) BI-SAM
3 1 (14.29%) Vermilion
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica