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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 173 139 216
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +77
Contract jobs citing EMIR 23 95 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 1.29% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.97% 16.02% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 75 9
Average daily rate
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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 £470 £425 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £950 £525
% change year-on-year
-55.26% +80.95%
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
463 593 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.86% 8.06% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 446 567
Average daily rate £465 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 19
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £67.50 £50.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%

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 2 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 2 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 46 (64.79%) Dodd-Frank
2 39 (54.93%) Banking
3 28 (39.44%) Derivative
4 27 (38.03%) Investment Banking
5 25 (35.21%) Finance
6 15 (21.13%) SQL
6 15 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (18.31%) Business Analysis
8 12 (16.90%) Front Office
9 11 (15.49%) Project Management
10 9 (12.68%) Fixed Income
11 8 (11.27%) FpML
11 8 (11.27%) XML
11 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
11 8 (11.27%) MiFID
12 7 (9.86%) FATCA
12 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
13 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
13 6 (8.45%) DTCC
14 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (7.04%) Back Office
14 5 (7.04%) Equities
14 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
15 4 (5.63%) ISEB
15 4 (5.63%) Equity Derivative
15 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (5.63%) AIFMD
16 3 (4.23%) Requirements Management
16 3 (4.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 3 (4.23%) Private Banking

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (1.41%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Endur
1 2 (2.82%) Aligne
2 1 (1.41%) Summit
2 1 (1.41%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 39 (54.93%) Banking
2 27 (38.03%) Investment Banking
3 25 (35.21%) Finance
4 12 (16.90%) Front Office
5 5 (7.04%) Back Office
6 3 (4.23%) Legal
6 3 (4.23%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (66.20%) Analyst
2 40 (56.34%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) AIFMD Business Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Compliance Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) FX Business Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Report Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) XML
1 8 (11.27%) FpML
2 1 (1.41%) XML Messaging
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) XSL
2 1 (1.41%) Flash
2 1 (1.41%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 28 (39.44%) Derivative
2 15 (21.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (12.68%) Fixed Income
4 6 (8.45%) DTCC
5 5 (7.04%) Equities
6 4 (5.63%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (4.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (2.82%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.41%) Wiki
9 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.41%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.31%) Business Analysis
2 11 (15.49%) Project Management
3 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
4 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.45%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.23%) Requirements Management
8 3 (4.23%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (4.23%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.23%) ETRM
8 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.82%) Validation
9 2 (2.82%) Six Sigma
9 2 (2.82%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (2.82%) Change Management
9 2 (2.82%) BPMN
9 2 (2.82%) Test Strategy
10 1 (1.41%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) C#
2 2 (2.82%) VBA
3 1 (1.41%) C
3 1 (1.41%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) Perl
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) ISEB
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) IIBA
4 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.41%) PMP
4 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (64.79%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (11.27%) MiFID
3 7 (9.86%) FATCA
4 4 (5.63%) AIFMD
5 2 (2.82%) QA
5 2 (2.82%) Basel III
6 1 (1.41%) COREP
6 1 (1.41%) FINREP
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Calypso
1 3 (4.23%) SunGard
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) Murex
2 2 (2.82%) OpenLink
3 1 (1.41%) Metastorm
3 1 (1.41%) Open Text
3 1 (1.41%) Thunderhead
3 1 (1.41%) Brady
3 1 (1.41%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.41%) Sybase
3 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
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Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £460 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £501600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago