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 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Murex
Rank 183 199 166
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -33
Contract jobs citing Murex 17 22 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.31% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.66% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 55
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£545 £525 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
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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
2727 3349 3413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.10% 46.47% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1938 2318 2330
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 98 101
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £57.50 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 (65.00%) Banking
2 20 (50.00%) Front Office
3 18 (45.00%) Investment Banking
3 18 (45.00%) Java
4 16 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (35.00%) UNIX
5 14 (35.00%) Finance
6 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.00%) Sybase
7 11 (27.50%) SQL
8 10 (25.00%) Linux
8 10 (25.00%) JMS
8 10 (25.00%) Java EE
9 9 (22.50%) Derivative
9 9 (22.50%) Bloomberg
9 9 (22.50%) Oracle
9 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
10 8 (20.00%) XML
10 8 (20.00%) Fidessa
10 8 (20.00%) Spring
11 7 (17.50%) TDD
11 7 (17.50%) Fixed Income
11 7 (17.50%) Middleware
11 7 (17.50%) UML
11 7 (17.50%) OO
11 7 (17.50%) JBoss
11 7 (17.50%) BDD
12 6 (15.00%) Windows
12 6 (15.00%) JTS
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Mule
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Summit
2 2 (5.00%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (2.50%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) Data Mart
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JUnit
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) jMock
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.50%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.50%) JMeter
3 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 26 (65.00%) Banking
2 20 (50.00%) Front Office
3 18 (45.00%) Investment Banking
4 14 (35.00%) Finance
5 5 (12.50%) Advertising
6 3 (7.50%) Back Office
7 2 (5.00%) Legal
8 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Murex Support
4 6 (15.00%) Murex Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Murex Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Murex Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Murex Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Murex Support Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Support Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) JMS
1 10 (25.00%) Java EE
2 8 (20.00%) Spring
2 8 (20.00%) XML
3 7 (17.50%) Middleware
4 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.00%) JTS
4 6 (15.00%) JTA
4 6 (15.00%) Murex Flex
5 5 (12.50%) XSLT
6 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) FIXML
8 2 (5.00%) FpML
8 2 (5.00%) Murex MxML
8 2 (5.00%) JNI
8 2 (5.00%) Java SE
8 2 (5.00%) Spring Integration
9 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
9 1 (2.50%) REST
9 1 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (22.50%) Derivative
3 7 (17.50%) Fixed Income
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Equities
6 1 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
6 1 (2.50%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.50%) Open Source
6 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) UNIX
2 10 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) TDD
2 7 (17.50%) BDD
2 7 (17.50%) UML
2 7 (17.50%) OO
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Fund Management
6 1 (2.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) XPath
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Basel III
1 1 (2.50%) EMIR
1 1 (2.50%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Sybase
2 9 (22.50%) Bloomberg
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Fidessa
4 7 (17.50%) JBoss
5 3 (7.50%) Calypso
5 3 (7.50%) Reuters
6 2 (5.00%) Adobe
6 2 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.50%) Sun
7 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.50%) Charles River
7 1 (2.50%) Sophis
7 1 (2.50%) Brady
7 1 (2.50%) thinkFolio
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