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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 182 150 203
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +53
Contract jobs citing EMIR 17 75 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 1.06% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.87% 13.04% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 66 6
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£563 £550 £688
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £650 £875
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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
439 575 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.56% 8.10% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 448 448
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 £295 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £44.16 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.36% +120.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.55 £14.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.82 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 26 (65.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 23 (57.50%) Banking
3 20 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 14 (35.00%) Derivative
5 12 (30.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
7 9 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (22.50%) FpML
8 8 (20.00%) Front Office
8 8 (20.00%) MiFID
9 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
9 7 (17.50%) XML
10 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
11 5 (12.50%) Project Management
12 4 (10.00%) Fixed Income
12 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (10.00%) DTCC
13 3 (7.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 3 (7.50%) QA
13 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
13 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
13 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (7.50%) Equities
13 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
13 3 (7.50%) Investment Management
14 2 (5.00%) AIFMD
14 2 (5.00%) FATCA
14 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
14 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Banking
2 20 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 10 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (20.00%) Front Office
5 2 (5.00%) Back Office
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Analyst
2 25 (62.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) AIFMD Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) FX Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) FpML
2 7 (17.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Derivative
2 9 (22.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (10.00%) DTCC
4 3 (7.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (7.50%) Equities
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.50%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
6 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
2 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.50%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Decision Table
7 1 (2.50%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.50%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.50%) Use Case
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) RAD
7 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBA
2 1 (2.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (65.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (20.00%) MiFID
3 3 (7.50%) QA
4 2 (5.00%) AIFMD
4 2 (5.00%) FATCA
5 1 (2.50%) Basel II
5 1 (2.50%) Basel III
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Thunderhead
2 1 (2.50%) Calypso
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 7 days ago