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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Murex
Rank 175 211 139
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -72
Contract jobs citing Murex 27 13 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.18% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.39% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 62
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£543 £550 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £345 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £590 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
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
2691 3328 3242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.31% 45.65% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1945 2323 2259
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 92 87
Average hourly rate £17.87 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 (57.78%) Banking
2 25 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (48.89%) Front Office
4 19 (42.22%) Finance
5 16 (35.56%) Investment Banking
6 15 (33.33%) Java
6 15 (33.33%) SQL
7 14 (31.11%) Derivative
8 13 (28.89%) UNIX
9 12 (26.67%) XML
10 10 (22.22%) Sybase
11 9 (20.00%) Linux
12 8 (17.78%) Oracle
12 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.78%) Fixed Income
12 8 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
13 7 (15.56%) Spring
13 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
13 7 (15.56%) XSLT
13 7 (15.56%) FpML
14 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
14 6 (13.33%) FIXML
14 6 (13.33%) ISEB
14 6 (13.33%) C#
14 6 (13.33%) C++
14 6 (13.33%) Data Mart
14 6 (13.33%) Murex Flex
15 5 (11.11%) Java EE
15 5 (11.11%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (4.44%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.44%) JBoss
1 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) Mule
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Summit
2 2 (4.44%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Data Mart
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.22%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) WinRunner
4 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.22%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.22%) JMeter
4 1 (2.22%) Bugzilla
General
1 26 (57.78%) Banking
2 22 (48.89%) Front Office
3 19 (42.22%) Finance
4 16 (35.56%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.67%) Legal
6 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.22%) Advertising
7 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Murex Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Murex Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Murex Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Murex Support
7 3 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.44%) DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Murex Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Data Mart Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Murex Support Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Defect Manager
9 1 (2.22%) FX Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (15.56%) XSLT
2 7 (15.56%) FpML
2 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
2 7 (15.56%) Spring
3 6 (13.33%) FIXML
3 6 (13.33%) Murex Flex
4 5 (11.11%) Java EE
4 5 (11.11%) JMS
5 4 (8.89%) Murex MxML
6 2 (4.44%) Spring Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Middleware
6 2 (4.44%) JTS
6 2 (4.44%) JTA
6 2 (4.44%) JNI
6 2 (4.44%) Java SE
7 1 (2.22%) XBRL
7 1 (2.22%) Web Services
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (31.11%) Derivative
3 8 (17.78%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.67%) Equities
4 3 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (6.67%) Market Risk
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Open Source
6 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.22%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) UNIX
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Solaris
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
3 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.67%) Workflow
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) UML
5 2 (4.44%) OO
5 2 (4.44%) TDD
5 2 (4.44%) BDD
5 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Line Management
6 1 (2.22%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) Java
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) C#
2 6 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Sybase
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
4 5 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Fidessa
6 2 (4.44%) Reuters
6 2 (4.44%) Adobe
6 2 (4.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.22%) BMC
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.22%) Remedy
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £585 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £620 - £720 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago