The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services 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 Fidessa over the 3 months to 2 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Fidessa Group plc.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fidessa
Rank 200 181 197
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 5 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.76% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 16
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£525 £563 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £428 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate - £525 £328
% change year-on-year
- +60.30%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2493 2644 3152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.30% 45.27% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1852 1828 2207
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 114
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

Fidessa
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Fidessa Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fidessa
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 Fidessa across the City of London region.

Fidessa Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Fidessa
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa across the City of London region.

Fidessa Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 9 (69.23%) Banking
1 9 (69.23%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (53.85%) Investment Banking
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Front Office
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Equities
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) C++
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) Reuters
5 4 (30.77%) ION Trading
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Tcl
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Radianz
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
7 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) RMDS
7 2 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) Low Latency
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) KDB
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Investment Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Front Office
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Fidessa Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Fidessa Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Market Data Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Fidessa Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Fidessa Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Fidessa Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Fidessa Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Equities
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Solaris
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Low Latency
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) Tcl
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Reuters
1 4 (30.77%) ION Trading
2 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg
3 2 (15.38%) Radianz
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithmics
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Intel
4 1 (7.69%) Portware
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