The first table below looks at the demand for EMIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 24 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 Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 420 358 559
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +201
Contract jobs citing EMIR 144 163 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.38% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.64% 4.97% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 122 7
Average daily rate £575 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £478 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3954 3282 4302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.63% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2443 1987 2369
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 127 222
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £58.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
EMIR
UK

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMIR across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in England

EMIR
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EMIR Daily Rate Trend in England

EMIR
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMIR across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

EMIR Daily Rate Histogram in England

EMIR
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 EMIR within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 143 £575 +4.54% 3
North West - - - -
EMIR
UK

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 221 (72.94%) Dodd-Frank
2 165 (54.46%) Banking
3 140 (46.20%) Derivative
4 125 (41.25%) Investment Banking
4 125 (41.25%) Finance
5 90 (29.70%) Front Office
6 70 (23.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 58 (19.14%) Business Analysis
8 57 (18.81%) Back Office
9 51 (16.83%) Fixed Income
10 47 (15.51%) Equities
11 45 (14.85%) MiFID
12 44 (14.52%) SQL
13 38 (12.54%) Project Management
14 32 (10.56%) FATCA
15 28 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (8.25%) Legal
17 23 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
17 23 (7.59%) Equity Derivative
18 21 (6.93%) Change Management
19 20 (6.60%) MS Visio
19 20 (6.60%) Microsoft
19 20 (6.60%) Asset Management
20 19 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
21 18 (5.94%) Credit Risk
21 18 (5.94%) Use Case
21 18 (5.94%) Oracle
22 16 (5.28%) Risk Management
22 16 (5.28%) MS Excel
23 15 (4.95%) Market Risk

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EMIR 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 EMIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.33%) Confluence
3 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 20 (6.60%) MS Visio
3 16 (5.28%) MS Excel
4 14 (4.62%) MS Office
5 5 (1.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.31%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (1.32%) Summit
3 3 (0.99%) Aligne
3 3 (0.99%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 3 (0.99%) Endur
4 2 (0.66%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 2 (0.66%) ZaiNet
4 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.33%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.33%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.33%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.33%) Minerva
5 1 (0.33%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (1.98%) Hadoop
2 6 (1.98%) Big Data
3 5 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.99%) MS Access
5 3 (0.99%) Spotfire
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.33%) JIRA
1 1 (0.33%) Selenium
1 1 (0.33%) TestComplete
1 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 165 (54.46%) Banking
2 125 (41.25%) Investment Banking
2 125 (41.25%) Finance
3 90 (29.70%) Front Office
4 57 (18.81%) Back Office
5 25 (8.25%) Legal
6 8 (2.64%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.65%) Retail
8 4 (1.32%) International Banking
8 4 (1.32%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.99%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 161 (53.14%) Analyst
2 140 (46.20%) Business Analyst
3 77 (25.41%) Project Manager
4 31 (10.23%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 25 (8.25%) Banking Business Analyst
6 17 (5.61%) Senior Manager
7 13 (4.29%) Developer
7 13 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (3.96%) Senior Business Analyst
8 12 (3.96%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (3.30%) Programme Manager
10 9 (2.97%) Architect
11 8 (2.64%) Project Analyst
11 8 (2.64%) Lead Business Analyst
11 8 (2.64%) IT Business Analyst
12 6 (1.98%) Business Manager
12 6 (1.98%) Test Manager
13 4 (1.32%) Consultant
13 4 (1.32%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (1.32%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.30%) .NET
2 7 (2.31%) FpML
2 7 (2.31%) XML
3 5 (1.65%) WCF
4 4 (1.32%) LINQ
4 4 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.99%) WPF
6 1 (0.33%) HTML
6 1 (0.33%) jQuery
6 1 (0.33%) Ext JS
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.33%) CSS
6 1 (0.33%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.33%) WinForms
6 1 (0.33%) XSL
6 1 (0.33%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.33%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 140 (46.20%) Derivative
2 70 (23.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 51 (16.83%) Fixed Income
4 47 (15.51%) Equities
5 23 (7.59%) Equity Derivative
6 18 (5.94%) Credit Risk
7 15 (4.95%) Market Risk
7 15 (4.95%) Reference Data
7 15 (4.95%) Credit Derivative
8 8 (2.64%) DTCC
9 7 (2.31%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (0.99%) Statistics
12 2 (0.66%) PMI
12 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.66%) Economics
12 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.31%) Windows
2 5 (1.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (19.14%) Business Analysis
2 38 (12.54%) Project Management
3 28 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (6.93%) Change Management
5 20 (6.60%) Asset Management
6 19 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (5.94%) Use Case
8 16 (5.28%) Risk Management
9 14 (4.62%) BPR
9 14 (4.62%) PRINCE2
9 14 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (3.96%) Workflow
12 11 (3.63%) Analytics
13 10 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (2.97%) Systems Analysis
15 8 (2.64%) Wealth Management
15 8 (2.64%) Scrum
16 7 (2.31%) Data Analysis
16 7 (2.31%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.52%) SQL
2 9 (2.97%) C#
3 8 (2.64%) Java
4 6 (1.98%) VBA
5 4 (1.32%) C++
6 2 (0.66%) Perl
7 1 (0.33%) C
7 1 (0.33%) Ruby
7 1 (0.33%) Object REXX
7 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.33%) VBScript
7 1 (0.33%) VB
7 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (3.30%) ISEB
1 10 (3.30%) Degree
2 7 (2.31%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.65%) PMP
4 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.32%) IIBA
5 2 (0.66%) CBAP
6 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (72.94%) Dodd-Frank
2 45 (14.85%) MiFID
3 32 (10.56%) FATCA
4 12 (3.96%) Basel III
5 5 (1.65%) QA
6 4 (1.32%) CRD IV
6 4 (1.32%) FINREP
7 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.33%) Basel II
8 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.33%) COREP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.94%) Oracle
3 7 (2.31%) Business Objects
4 4 (1.32%) Murex
4 4 (1.32%) ION Trading
4 4 (1.32%) GoldenSource
5 3 (0.99%) Brady
5 3 (0.99%) TIBCO
5 3 (0.99%) OpenLink
5 3 (0.99%) Pega
5 3 (0.99%) Thunderhead
6 2 (0.66%) Triple Point
6 2 (0.66%) Calypso
6 2 (0.66%) SunGard
6 2 (0.66%) SAP
6 2 (0.66%) Sybase
7 1 (0.33%) HP
7 1 (0.33%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.33%) Open Text
7 1 (0.33%) Reuters
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