The first table below looks at the demand for RMDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMDS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Docklands, London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters Market Data System (RMDS)
Rank 27 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RMDS 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.86% - 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 27.27% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £650 - £414
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
11 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.83% 4.90% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 12
Average daily rate £638 £388 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.51% -20.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £100 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
RMDS
London

RMDS
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RMDS across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

RMDS Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

RMDS
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RMDS across the Docklands, London region.

RMDS Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

RMDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing RMDS 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 RMDS.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) 29West
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) SRDF
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) FCoE
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP

RMDS
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing RMDS 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 RMDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) FCoE
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) SRDF
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) 29West
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase