The table below looks at the statistics for FpML skills 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 FpML over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 168 176 196
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Contract jobs citing FpML 5 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.62% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 13
Median daily rate £700 £493 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.13% -10.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 £413
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FpML
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1193 1444 1765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.87% 31.11% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 1201 1349
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

FpML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing FpML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FpML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FpML
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 FpML across the City of London region.

FpML Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FpML 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 FpML.

1 7 (77.78%) Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Investment Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Front Office
4 4 (44.44%) Derivative
4 4 (44.44%) MiFID
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (33.33%) Back Office
5 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Equities
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Use Case
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ

FpML
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 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Investment Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Front Office
4 3 (33.33%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) EJB
2 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) JMS
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) ODBC
2 2 (22.22%) Servlets
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Derivative
2 3 (33.33%) Equities
2 3 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
4 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Lineage
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) MiFID
2 2 (22.22%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Bloomberg
1 2 (22.22%) Fidessa
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Sun
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 1 (11.11%) Calypso
2 1 (11.11%) Murex
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