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 3 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 171 157 138
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs citing EMIR 30 37 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.64% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.07% 7.61% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 64
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £730 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £575 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +64.28%
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
494 486 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.47% 8.44% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 354 468
Average daily rate £488 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.13 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.40 £42.36 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.81%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 32 (80.00%) Banking
2 31 (77.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 16 (40.00%) MiFID
4 15 (37.50%) Investment Banking
5 13 (32.50%) Finance
6 11 (27.50%) Derivative
7 9 (22.50%) Front Office
8 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
10 6 (15.00%) Change Management
10 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.00%) Fixed Income
11 5 (12.50%) Summit
11 5 (12.50%) SQL
12 4 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (10.00%) Equities
12 4 (10.00%) Retail
12 4 (10.00%) DTCC
12 4 (10.00%) Basel III
13 3 (7.50%) FATCA
13 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (7.50%) Advertising
13 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
13 3 (7.50%) Java
14 2 (5.00%) FpML
14 2 (5.00%) Oracle
14 2 (5.00%) XML
14 2 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
14 2 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Summit
2 1 (2.50%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
General
1 32 (80.00%) Banking
2 15 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 13 (32.50%) Finance
4 9 (22.50%) Front Office
5 4 (10.00%) Retail
6 3 (7.50%) Advertising
7 1 (2.50%) Back Office
7 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Business Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Change Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) MiFID Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Communications Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Market Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
1 2 (5.00%) FpML
1 2 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Derivative
2 6 (15.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (10.00%) Equities
3 4 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (10.00%) DTCC
4 2 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Swaptions
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
3 6 (15.00%) Change Management
3 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.50%) Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (2.50%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (2.50%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.50%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (77.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (40.00%) MiFID
3 4 (10.00%) Basel III
4 3 (7.50%) FATCA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Misys
2 1 (2.50%) Calypso
2 1 (2.50%) OpenLink
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