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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fidessa
Rank 169 176 185
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 17 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.97% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
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£475 £193 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+146.75% -65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £158 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £535 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £525
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
2177 2575 2477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.91% 43.06% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1609 1820 1776
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 60 70
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £30.83 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 16 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (62.50%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Bloomberg
4 12 (50.00%) Banking
5 11 (45.83%) Reuters
5 11 (45.83%) Front Office
5 11 (45.83%) UNIX
6 8 (33.33%) Solaris
7 6 (25.00%) Back Office
7 6 (25.00%) Service Management
7 6 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
9 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.67%) Derivative
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (16.67%) ION Trading
9 4 (16.67%) C++
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 3 (12.50%) Equities
10 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
11 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 2 (8.33%) RMDS
11 2 (8.33%) thinkFolio
11 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
11 2 (8.33%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) RMDS
2 1 (4.17%) LatentZero
2 1 (4.17%) Tesseract
2 1 (4.17%) Minerva
2 1 (4.17%) Sentinel
2 1 (4.17%) Global One
2 1 (4.17%) 3000 Xtra
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Banking
3 11 (45.83%) Front Office
4 6 (25.00%) Back Office
5 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
6 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Applications Support
2 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 3 (12.50%) Support Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) FIX Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Market Data Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Fidessa Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.67%) Derivative
2 3 (12.50%) Equities
3 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) UNIX
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Service Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) C++
2 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 11 (45.83%) Reuters
3 4 (16.67%) ION Trading
4 2 (8.33%) thinkFolio
4 2 (8.33%) Radianz
5 1 (4.17%) Charles River
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Murex
5 1 (4.17%) SunGard
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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