The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Murex 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 Murex over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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 Murex S.A.S..

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Murex
Rank 173 195 159
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -36
Contract jobs citing Murex 19 25 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.35% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.77% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 57
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate £675 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+63.63% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2584 3257 3374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.85% 45.95% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1801 2264 2309
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £274 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 116 97
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.16 £51.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Murex
London

Murex
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Murex across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Murex Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Murex
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 Murex across the City of London region.

Murex Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Murex
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Murex across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Murex Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Murex
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 Murex across the City of London region.

Murex Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Murex 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 Murex.

1 26 (53.06%) Banking
2 22 (44.90%) Java
3 20 (40.82%) UNIX
3 20 (40.82%) Investment Banking
3 20 (40.82%) Front Office
4 19 (38.78%) SQL
5 18 (36.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (30.61%) Derivative
7 14 (28.57%) Finance
8 13 (26.53%) Sybase
9 10 (20.41%) Data Mart
10 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.37%) JMS
10 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
11 8 (16.33%) Murex MxML
11 8 (16.33%) Bloomberg
11 8 (16.33%) Fidessa
11 8 (16.33%) Java EE
11 8 (16.33%) Summit
12 7 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (14.29%) TDD
12 7 (14.29%) Murex MxG2000
12 7 (14.29%) Middleware
12 7 (14.29%) Linux
12 7 (14.29%) UML
12 7 (14.29%) OO
12 7 (14.29%) JBoss
12 7 (14.29%) Oracle
12 7 (14.29%) BDD
13 6 (12.24%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Murex 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 Murex. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.04%) Mule
1 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Project
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Summit
2 7 (14.29%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (2.04%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Data Mart
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 2 (4.08%) jMock
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) JMeter
3 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.04%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
3 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (53.06%) Banking
2 20 (40.82%) Investment Banking
2 20 (40.82%) Front Office
3 14 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (12.24%) Advertising
5 3 (6.12%) Legal
6 2 (4.08%) Back Office
7 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Murex Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Murex Support
6 5 (10.20%) Murex Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Murex Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) DBA
8 3 (6.12%) Murex Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Murex Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Murex Support Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.08%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) JMS
2 8 (16.33%) Murex MxML
2 8 (16.33%) Java EE
3 7 (14.29%) Middleware
4 6 (12.24%) XML
4 6 (12.24%) JTS
4 6 (12.24%) Spring
4 6 (12.24%) JTA
5 5 (10.20%) Murex Flex
6 4 (8.16%) XSLT
6 4 (8.16%) Web Services
6 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.08%) FIXML
8 1 (2.04%) JNI
8 1 (2.04%) Java SE
8 1 (2.04%) XBRL
8 1 (2.04%) XSL
8 1 (2.04%) MSMQ
8 1 (2.04%) J2EE
8 1 (2.04%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (30.61%) Derivative
3 7 (14.29%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (10.20%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.08%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Energy Derivatives
6 1 (2.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (2.04%) Equities
6 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.04%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) UNIX
2 7 (14.29%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.29%) TDD
2 7 (14.29%) UML
2 7 (14.29%) OO
2 7 (14.29%) BDD
3 4 (8.16%) Migration
3 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) Workflow
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.08%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.04%) Validation
6 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) XPath
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PMP
2 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) EMIR
1 2 (4.08%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Sybase
2 8 (16.33%) Bloomberg
2 8 (16.33%) Fidessa
3 7 (14.29%) JBoss
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Calypso
5 3 (6.12%) Sophis
6 2 (4.08%) Reuters
6 2 (4.08%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) Brady
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe
7 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.04%) HP
7 1 (2.04%) Charles River
7 1 (2.04%) thinkFolio
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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