The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR 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 EMIR over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 175 132 210
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +78
Contract jobs citing EMIR 24 97 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 1.35% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.23% 16.39% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 77 8
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£550 £525 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £538
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £525
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
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 Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
459 592 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.80% 8.22% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 445 567
Average daily rate £458 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £614 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 £13.97 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.55 £67.50 £50.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMIR across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

EMIR
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 EMIR across the City of London region.

EMIR Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

EMIR
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMIR across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

EMIR Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 45 (65.22%) Dodd-Frank
2 39 (56.52%) Banking
3 29 (42.03%) Investment Banking
4 28 (40.58%) Derivative
5 21 (30.43%) Finance
6 16 (23.19%) SQL
7 14 (20.29%) Business Analysis
8 13 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (18.84%) Front Office
9 11 (15.94%) Project Management
10 10 (14.49%) FpML
10 10 (14.49%) Fixed Income
10 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.59%) Asset Management
11 8 (11.59%) MiFID
11 8 (11.59%) XML
12 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
13 6 (8.70%) DTCC
14 5 (7.25%) FATCA
14 5 (7.25%) Back Office
14 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
14 5 (7.25%) Equities
14 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
15 4 (5.80%) AIFMD
15 4 (5.80%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 3 (4.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
16 3 (4.35%) Credit Derivative

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing EMIR 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 EMIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) Confluence
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Endur
1 2 (2.90%) Aligne
2 1 (1.45%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 39 (56.52%) Banking
2 29 (42.03%) Investment Banking
3 21 (30.43%) Finance
4 13 (18.84%) Front Office
5 5 (7.25%) Back Office
6 3 (4.35%) Private Banking
6 3 (4.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (68.12%) Analyst
2 39 (56.52%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) AIFMD Business Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Report Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) FX Business Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) FpML
2 8 (11.59%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) XSL
3 1 (1.45%) Flash
3 1 (1.45%) XML Schema
3 1 (1.45%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Derivative
2 13 (18.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (14.49%) Fixed Income
4 6 (8.70%) DTCC
5 5 (7.25%) Equities
6 4 (5.80%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (4.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 3 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.45%) Wiki
8 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Business Analysis
2 11 (15.94%) Project Management
3 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) Asset Management
5 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (4.35%) Requirements Management
8 3 (4.35%) ETRM
8 3 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (4.35%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.90%) Change Management
10 1 (1.45%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.45%) Use Case
10 1 (1.45%) Test Management
10 1 (1.45%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.45%) Decision Table
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VBA
2 2 (2.90%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) IIBA
2 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (65.22%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (11.59%) MiFID
3 5 (7.25%) FATCA
4 4 (5.80%) AIFMD
5 2 (2.90%) QA
6 1 (1.45%) COREP
6 1 (1.45%) FINREP
6 1 (1.45%) Basel III
Vendors
1 3 (4.35%) SunGard
2 2 (2.90%) Thunderhead
2 2 (2.90%) OpenLink
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.45%) Sybase
3 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Calypso
3 1 (1.45%) Open Text
3 1 (1.45%) Metastorm
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago