The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 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 Murex S.A.S..

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Murex
Rank 186 182 168
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Murex 10 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 1.04% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 23
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£334 £650 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.65% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £625 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £700 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £569 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Murex
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
2232 2694 2585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.36% 43.07% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1646 1860 1835
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 55 60
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.96 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 19 (46.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 19 (46.34%) Banking
2 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Derivative
3 14 (34.15%) Investment Banking
3 14 (34.15%) UNIX
4 13 (31.71%) Front Office
5 12 (29.27%) SQL
6 9 (21.95%) Java
6 9 (21.95%) HP
6 9 (21.95%) JIRA
6 9 (21.95%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (19.51%) XML
7 8 (19.51%) Linux
8 7 (17.07%) Calypso
9 6 (14.63%) FpML
9 6 (14.63%) C#
9 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
10 5 (12.20%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (12.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
10 5 (12.20%) Test Management
10 5 (12.20%) Murex MxML
10 5 (12.20%) ISEB
10 5 (12.20%) C++
10 5 (12.20%) XSLT
11 4 (9.76%) Oracle
11 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (4.88%) MQSeries
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.88%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Murex MxG2000
2 2 (4.88%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.44%) 3000 Xtra
3 1 (2.44%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) Data Mart
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (46.34%) Banking
2 16 (39.02%) Finance
3 14 (34.15%) Investment Banking
4 13 (31.71%) Front Office
5 4 (9.76%) Back Office
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Test Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Contracts Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Murex Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Murex Business Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Junior
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Murex Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) FX Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) XML
2 6 (14.63%) FpML
3 5 (12.20%) XSLT
3 5 (12.20%) Murex MxML
4 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
4 4 (9.76%) Spring
5 3 (7.32%) Java EE
5 3 (7.32%) FIXML
6 2 (4.88%) HTML
6 2 (4.88%) JDBC
6 2 (4.88%) WPF
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (4.88%) Rendezvous
7 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.44%) Velocity
7 1 (2.44%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (39.02%) Derivative
3 5 (12.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.32%) Equities
5 2 (4.88%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (4.88%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) UNIX
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
2 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
2 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
2 5 (12.20%) Test Management
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Workflow
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 2 (4.88%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
5 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.44%) Stress Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) C++
5 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISEB
1 5 (12.20%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Control-M
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) HP
2 7 (17.07%) Calypso
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Sybase
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Sun
5 2 (4.88%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.88%) Remedy
5 2 (4.88%) Charles River
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.88%) 29West
6 1 (2.44%) Reuters
6 1 (2.44%) Sophis
6 1 (2.44%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (2.44%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago