The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 554 495 506
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +11
Contract jobs citing Charles River 44 74 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 61 36
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£625 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £438 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £694
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £333
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22710 22144 21588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.84% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13715 12515 12014
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 980 1010 1121
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Charles River across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Charles River Jobs Demand Trend in England

Charles River
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Charles River across the England region.

Charles River Daily Rate Trend in England

Charles River
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Charles River across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in England

Charles River
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Charles River across the England region.

Charles River Hourly Rate Trend in England

Charles River
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 42 £625 +4.16% 26
South East -14 2 £700 +64.70%
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Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Charles River 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 Charles River.

1 47 (51.09%) Asset Management
2 45 (48.91%) SQL
3 34 (36.96%) Finance
4 33 (35.87%) Investment Management
5 32 (34.78%) Front Office
6 31 (33.70%) thinkFolio
7 26 (28.26%) Fixed Income
8 25 (27.17%) Markit EDM
9 17 (18.48%) Back Office
10 16 (17.39%) SimCorp
10 16 (17.39%) SimCorp Dimension
10 16 (17.39%) Derivative
11 14 (15.22%) Equities
12 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (14.13%) LatentZero
13 12 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
13 12 (13.04%) Project Management
14 11 (11.96%) Fund Management
15 10 (10.87%) Banking
15 10 (10.87%) Bloomberg
16 9 (9.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (9.78%) Eagle PACE
17 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
17 8 (8.70%) Data Structures
18 7 (7.61%) Investment Banking
18 7 (7.61%) Wealth Management
18 7 (7.61%) Oracle
18 7 (7.61%) UNIX
19 6 (6.52%) Financial Institution

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Charles River 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 Charles River. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (33.70%) thinkFolio
2 25 (27.17%) Markit EDM
3 16 (17.39%) SimCorp Dimension
4 13 (14.13%) LatentZero
5 9 (9.78%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (4.35%) Tesseract
6 4 (4.35%) Minerva
6 4 (4.35%) Sentinel
7 1 (1.09%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (1.09%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 32 (34.78%) Front Office
3 17 (18.48%) Back Office
4 10 (10.87%) Banking
5 7 (7.61%) Investment Banking
6 6 (6.52%) Financial Institution
7 5 (5.43%) Retail
8 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Analyst
2 20 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 19 (20.65%) Business Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.70%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Charles River Project Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Charles River Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Data Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Environment Manager
11 2 (2.17%) Support Specialist
11 2 (2.17%) Charles River Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Fixed Income
2 16 (17.39%) Derivative
3 14 (15.22%) Equities
4 9 (9.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (8.70%) Data Structures
6 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.26%) DTCC
8 2 (2.17%) Wiki
8 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.17%) AS400
8 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Asset Management
2 33 (35.87%) Investment Management
3 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.04%) Project Management
4 12 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
5 11 (11.96%) Fund Management
6 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.61%) Wealth Management
9 6 (6.52%) Data Management
9 6 (6.52%) Workflow
10 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.43%) BPR
10 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.43%) ITIL
11 4 (4.35%) Test Management
11 4 (4.35%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.35%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.35%) Cash Management
12 3 (3.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.91%) SQL
2 3 (3.26%) C#
3 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.09%) C++
4 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) CFA
2 2 (2.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.09%) Control-M
1 1 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) SimCorp
2 10 (10.87%) Bloomberg
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle
4 5 (5.43%) Murex
4 5 (5.43%) Fidessa
4 5 (5.43%) Sophis
5 4 (4.35%) Metastorm
5 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.17%) Remedy
7 1 (1.09%) Sybase
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.09%) Reuters
7 1 (1.09%) Splunk
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