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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa
Rank 151 137 198
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +61
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 16 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.70% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.78% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 7
Median daily rate £575 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £580 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
1360 1352 2482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.73% 39.22% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1024 1810
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 71
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.50 £22.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 12 (63.16%) Front Office
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Fixed Income
2 10 (52.63%) Equities
3 7 (36.84%) Bloomberg
3 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
4 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Investment Management
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Minerva
5 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (21.05%) Sentinel
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) FpML
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) SimCorp
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.79%) Fund Management
7 3 (15.79%) MiFID
8 2 (10.53%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (10.53%) FactSet
8 2 (10.53%) Collateral Management
8 2 (10.53%) SimCorp Dimension

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Minerva
2 4 (21.05%) Sentinel
3 2 (10.53%) Global One
3 2 (10.53%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (10.53%) Tesseract
4 1 (5.26%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Front Office
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Banking
4 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Fidessa Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Fidessa Support
4 3 (15.79%) Fidessa Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Fidessa Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Fidessa Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (21.05%) FpML
3 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Equities
1 10 (52.63%) Fixed Income
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.26%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
2 6 (31.58%) Investment Management
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Fund Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Collateral Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Internal Audit
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) MiFID
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Bloomberg
2 3 (15.79%) SimCorp
3 2 (10.53%) FactSet
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Reuters
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) Charles River