The table below looks at the statistics for Straight-Through Processing 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 Straight-Through Processing over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Straight-Through Processing
Rank 169 186 206
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Contract jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £613 £525 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +32.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Straight-Through Processing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2987 3959 4687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.49% 84.07% 79.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2388 3161 3517
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Straight-Through Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Straight-Through Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Straight-Through Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Straight-Through Processing
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 Straight-Through Processing across the City of London region.

Straight-Through Processing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Straight-Through Processing
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 Straight-Through Processing across the City of London region.

Straight-Through Processing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 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 Straight-Through Processing.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Swing
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Lucidchart
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

Straight-Through Processing
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Swing Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) FX Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Swing
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle