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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fidessa
London / City of London
Rank 145 130 180
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +50
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 4 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.66% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 1.64% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 12
Median daily rate £550 £375 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £275 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £613 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £100 -
% change year-on-year
+335.00% -
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 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
1205 1279 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.31% 39.96% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 953 1603
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.40 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £27.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 26 February 2017, 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 14 (73.68%) Front Office
2 12 (63.16%) Equities
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) Fixed Income
4 8 (42.11%) Banking
4 8 (42.11%) Asset Management
5 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
5 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) Investment Management
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Bloomberg
6 5 (26.32%) MiFID
6 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (26.32%) Minerva
7 4 (21.05%) Sentinel
7 4 (21.05%) FpML
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Fund Management
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) SimCorp
9 2 (10.53%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (10.53%) Derivative
9 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
9 2 (10.53%) Global One

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:

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
3 2 (10.53%) thinkFolio
4 1 (5.26%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (73.68%) Front Office
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Banking
4 7 (36.84%) Investment Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Fidessa Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Fidessa Support
4 3 (15.79%) Fidessa Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (21.05%) FpML
3 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Equities
2 10 (52.63%) Fixed Income
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (10.53%) Derivative
4 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Asset Management
2 7 (36.84%) Investment Management
2 7 (36.84%) 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%) 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%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) 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 5 (26.32%) MiFID
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Bloomberg
2 3 (15.79%) SimCorp
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) Calypso
4 1 (5.26%) Charles River
4 1 (5.26%) Murex