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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fidessa over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa
Rank 151 189 198
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +9
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 8 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.26% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 12
Median daily rate £550 £525 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £360 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Fidessa
London

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
1377 2283 2764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.95% 41.66% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1665 1949
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 53 51
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Fidessa
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Fidessa as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fidessa across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Fidessa Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 18 (58.06%) Front Office
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Equities
3 12 (38.71%) Banking
4 10 (32.26%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (29.03%) Fixed Income
5 9 (29.03%) Bloomberg
6 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
7 6 (19.35%) LatentZero
8 5 (16.13%) QA
8 5 (16.13%) Sentinel
8 5 (16.13%) Reuters
8 5 (16.13%) Unix
8 5 (16.13%) CRM
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) Windows
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Derivative
9 4 (12.90%) JIRA
9 4 (12.90%) Minerva
9 4 (12.90%) Legal
10 3 (9.68%) Tesseract
10 3 (9.68%) MiFID
10 3 (9.68%) Java
10 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) Eikon
10 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.45%) FactSet

Fidessa
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 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) LatentZero
2 5 (16.13%) Sentinel
3 4 (12.90%) Minerva
4 3 (9.68%) Eikon
4 3 (9.68%) Tesseract
5 2 (6.45%) SimCorp Dimension
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) JIRA
General
1 18 (58.06%) Front Office
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Banking
4 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.90%) Legal
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Applications Support
2 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Fidessa Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) CRM Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Database Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Fidessa Support
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Tester
7 3 (9.68%) Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Business IT Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Graduate
8 2 (6.45%) Project Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Equities
2 9 (29.03%) Fixed Income
3 4 (12.90%) Derivative
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (6.45%) VWAP
6 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) CRM
2 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) MiFID
3 1 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.23%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Bloomberg
2 5 (16.13%) Reuters
3 2 (6.45%) CQG
3 2 (6.45%) FactSet
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) SimCorp
3 2 (6.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Charles River
4 1 (3.23%) Eze Castle Integration
4 1 (3.23%) Linedata
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Trayport