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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Charles River
Rank 574 552 507
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -45
Contract jobs citing Charles River 28 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 50
Average daily rate £610 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
20185 21463 20154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.77% 45.74% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12222 12712 11398
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 916 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 25 £618 +12.27% 15
South East +2 3 £425 -5.55%
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Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 39 (61.90%) Front Office
2 38 (60.32%) Investment Management
3 33 (52.38%) Asset Management
4 26 (41.27%) Derivative
5 24 (38.10%) Finance
6 23 (36.51%) Fixed Income
6 23 (36.51%) SQL
7 14 (22.22%) Fund Management
8 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 8 (12.70%) Banking
11 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.70%) Oracle
11 8 (12.70%) Unix
12 7 (11.11%) Scrum
12 7 (11.11%) Back Office
12 7 (11.11%) Equities
13 6 (9.52%) Advertising
13 6 (9.52%) Bloomberg
13 6 (9.52%) Analytics
13 6 (9.52%) Markit EDM
14 5 (7.94%) FNZ
14 5 (7.94%) Tercero
14 5 (7.94%) Sonata
14 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
14 5 (7.94%) Java
14 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
14 5 (7.94%) Migration
14 5 (7.94%) Avaloq

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
1 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Markit EDM
2 5 (7.94%) Sonata
2 5 (7.94%) Tercero
3 4 (6.35%) LatentZero
4 2 (3.17%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (3.17%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.59%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) DB2
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JUnit
1 2 (3.17%) Maven
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) Ant
2 1 (1.59%) Gradle
General
1 39 (61.90%) Front Office
2 24 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Banking
4 7 (11.11%) Back Office
5 6 (9.52%) Advertising
6 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Analyst
2 37 (58.73%) Business Analyst
3 19 (30.16%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Applications Support
5 12 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (19.05%) Senior Business Analyst
6 11 (17.46%) Asset Management Analyst
6 11 (17.46%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Support Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Applications Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Front Office Business Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
10 4 (6.35%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (4.76%) J2EE
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (3.17%) Spring
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Derivative
2 23 (36.51%) Fixed Income
3 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.11%) Equities
5 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Unix
2 3 (4.76%) AIX
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Investment Management
2 33 (52.38%) Asset Management
3 14 (22.22%) Fund Management
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.11%) Scrum
8 6 (9.52%) Analytics
9 5 (7.94%) Migration
9 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Wealth Management
10 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.35%) Validation
11 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
11 3 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.17%) Process Improvement
12 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) ISEB
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Control-M
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Bloomberg
3 5 (7.94%) Avaloq
3 5 (7.94%) FNZ
4 4 (6.35%) Reuters
5 3 (4.76%) Fiserv
5 3 (4.76%) IBM
5 3 (4.76%) Informatica
5 3 (4.76%) Sybase
6 1 (1.59%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Misys
6 1 (1.59%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) SimCorp