The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 506 333 542
Rank change year-on-year
-173 +209
Contract jobs citing EMIR 73 241 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.50% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.83% 6.59% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 202 12
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£550 £550 £633
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £750 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £950 £525
% change year-on-year
-55.26% +80.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EMIR
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4000 3659 4253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.99% 7.54% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2179 2379
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £622 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 153 225
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 -125 71 £550 - 19
EMIR
UK

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 160 (71.75%) Dodd-Frank
2 114 (51.12%) Banking
3 96 (43.05%) Derivative
4 83 (37.22%) Finance
5 76 (34.08%) Investment Banking
6 55 (24.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 53 (23.77%) Front Office
8 45 (20.18%) Fixed Income
8 45 (20.18%) Business Analysis
9 40 (17.94%) Project Management
10 38 (17.04%) MiFID
11 37 (16.59%) SQL
12 33 (14.80%) Back Office
13 32 (14.35%) Equities
14 24 (10.76%) Change Management
14 24 (10.76%) FATCA
15 23 (10.31%) Risk Management
16 20 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (8.07%) PRINCE2
18 17 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
19 15 (6.73%) Asset Management
20 13 (5.83%) Equity Derivative
20 13 (5.83%) AIFMD
21 12 (5.38%) ETRM
21 12 (5.38%) Data Analysis
21 12 (5.38%) FpML
21 12 (5.38%) Murex
21 12 (5.38%) XML
21 12 (5.38%) Migration
22 11 (4.93%) SQL Server

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (3.59%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Endur
1 11 (4.93%) Aligne
2 9 (4.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (4.04%) ZaiNet
2 9 (4.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (4.04%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 2 (0.90%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.45%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.45%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.45%) Minerva
4 1 (0.45%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.45%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.35%) MS Access
3 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.45%) JIRA
1 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.45%) TestComplete
General
1 114 (51.12%) Banking
2 83 (37.22%) Finance
3 76 (34.08%) Investment Banking
4 53 (23.77%) Front Office
5 33 (14.80%) Back Office
6 8 (3.59%) Legal
7 5 (2.24%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.79%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Retail
10 1 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 132 (59.19%) Analyst
2 118 (52.91%) Business Analyst
3 57 (25.56%) Project Manager
4 13 (5.83%) Architect
5 12 (5.38%) Banking Business Analyst
6 8 (3.59%) Test Analyst
6 8 (3.59%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (3.14%) Business Manager
8 6 (2.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (2.69%) Programme Manager
8 6 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (2.69%) Senior Manager
8 6 (2.69%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (2.69%) Data Analyst
8 6 (2.69%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (2.24%) Business Architect
9 5 (2.24%) Business Project Manager
9 5 (2.24%) Developer
9 5 (2.24%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (1.79%) AIFMD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.38%) FpML
1 12 (5.38%) XML
2 7 (3.14%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.45%) WinForms
3 1 (0.45%) FIXML
3 1 (0.45%) Flash
3 1 (0.45%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.45%) CSS
3 1 (0.45%) XSL
3 1 (0.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.45%) LINQ
3 1 (0.45%) WCF
3 1 (0.45%) jQuery
3 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.45%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 96 (43.05%) Derivative
2 55 (24.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (20.18%) Fixed Income
4 32 (14.35%) Equities
5 13 (5.83%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (3.59%) Credit Derivative
7 7 (3.14%) DTCC
7 7 (3.14%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.24%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.24%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.35%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.45%) PMI
11 1 (0.45%) Wiki
11 1 (0.45%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.18%) Business Analysis
2 40 (17.94%) Project Management
3 24 (10.76%) Change Management
4 23 (10.31%) Risk Management
5 20 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (8.07%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.73%) Asset Management
9 12 (5.38%) ETRM
9 12 (5.38%) Data Analysis
9 12 (5.38%) Migration
10 11 (4.93%) Use Case
11 9 (4.04%) ERP
12 8 (3.59%) Investment Management
12 8 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.59%) Data Modelling
13 6 (2.69%) Programme Management
14 5 (2.24%) Regression Testing
14 5 (2.24%) Six Sigma
14 5 (2.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.59%) SQL
2 9 (4.04%) Java
3 6 (2.69%) C#
4 3 (1.35%) C++
4 3 (1.35%) VBA
5 1 (0.45%) C
5 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) Perl
5 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.45%) VBScript
5 1 (0.45%) VB
5 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (3.14%) ISEB
1 7 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (3.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.24%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.79%) PMP
4 3 (1.35%) IIBA
5 1 (0.45%) CBAP
5 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (71.75%) Dodd-Frank
2 38 (17.04%) MiFID
3 24 (10.76%) FATCA
4 13 (5.83%) AIFMD
5 8 (3.59%) QA
6 7 (3.14%) Basel III
7 3 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.45%) Basel II
8 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.45%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.45%) COREP
8 1 (0.45%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 12 (5.38%) Murex
2 11 (4.93%) OpenLink
3 10 (4.48%) Brady
4 9 (4.04%) SAP
4 9 (4.04%) Triple Point
5 8 (3.59%) Oracle
6 7 (3.14%) Calypso
7 6 (2.69%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.79%) SunGard
9 3 (1.35%) Sybase
9 3 (1.35%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.90%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.45%) Open Text
11 1 (0.45%) Thunderhead
11 1 (0.45%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.45%) Informatica
11 1 (0.45%) Reuters
11 1 (0.45%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.45%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.45%) Sencha
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
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Rate: £450 - £650 per day + competitive
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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Rate: £750 - £850 per day + competitive
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