The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 161 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +11
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 3 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.34% 2.74% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 10
Median daily rate £700 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £633 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £550 £525
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
224 511 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.65% 8.90% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 340 320
Median daily rate £454 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.15% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 £34.40 £32.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% +7.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -26.98%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing thinkFolio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 thinkFolio across the City of London region.

thinkFolio Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing thinkFolio across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

thinkFolio Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 5 (83.33%) Front Office
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Charles River
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) SimCorp
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model

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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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
General
1 5 (83.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) thinkFolio Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) thinkFolio Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Charles River
2 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 1 (16.67%) SimCorp