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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
London / City of London
Rank 141 140 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +48
Contract jobs citing EMIR 12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.86% 2.71% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Median daily rate £525 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £560 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £705 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £389 £450
% change year-on-year
+41.47% -13.61%
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 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
311 332 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.75% 10.78% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 231 349
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Median hourly rate - £31.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +88.76%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing EMIR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 12 (75.00%) MiFID
2 11 (68.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
6 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (25.00%) Front Office
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) TestComplete
6 4 (25.00%) Derivative
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) FATCA
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
7 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Equities
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Legal
8 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (12.50%) MS Project
8 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) AIFMD
8 2 (12.50%) GoldenSource
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance

EMIR
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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Front Office
4 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
4 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Legal
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) MiFID Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) QA Leader
4 2 (12.50%) QA Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (6.25%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QA Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Report Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) UAT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
2 4 (25.00%) Derivative
3 2 (12.50%) Equities
3 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
4 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) KYC
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) MiFID
2 11 (68.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (25.00%) FATCA
4 3 (18.75%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) AIFMD
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) GoldenSource
2 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
2 1 (6.25%) Charles River
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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