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 21 April 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 492 436 356
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -80
Contract jobs citing EMIR 87 147 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.20% 3.58% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 127 111
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£575 £560 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £375 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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 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
3954 4104 3348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.79% 8.01% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2379 2529 2018
Average daily rate £408 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 172 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.00 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.25 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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 -55 85 £575 +1.32% 39
North West - 2 - - 1
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EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 98 (67.12%) Banking
2 85 (58.22%) Dodd-Frank
3 79 (54.11%) Investment Banking
4 62 (42.47%) Finance
5 44 (30.14%) FATCA
6 41 (28.08%) Derivative
7 37 (25.34%) MiFID
8 25 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (15.07%) Business Analysis
10 20 (13.70%) Workflow
10 20 (13.70%) Back Office
10 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (13.01%) Project Management
11 19 (13.01%) SQL
12 18 (12.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.64%) Equities
13 17 (11.64%) Front Office
13 17 (11.64%) QA
14 15 (10.27%) Change Management
15 14 (9.59%) Oracle
15 14 (9.59%) Fixed Income
15 14 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (8.90%) Management Information System
17 12 (8.22%) MS Excel
17 12 (8.22%) Calypso
18 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
18 11 (7.53%) Java
18 11 (7.53%) Risk Management
18 11 (7.53%) Reference Data

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 4 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.11%) MS Office
4 4 (2.74%) MS Project
5 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Summit
2 1 (0.68%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.68%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.68%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.68%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
1 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.74%) Pentaho
3 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) JIRA
2 2 (1.37%) FitNesse
2 2 (1.37%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.37%) NUnit
2 2 (1.37%) CruiseControl
General
1 98 (67.12%) Banking
2 79 (54.11%) Investment Banking
3 62 (42.47%) Finance
4 20 (13.70%) Back Office
5 17 (11.64%) Front Office
6 10 (6.85%) Legal
7 7 (4.79%) Retail
8 3 (2.05%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (60.27%) Analyst
2 80 (54.79%) Business Analyst
3 19 (13.01%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.53%) Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Banking Business Analyst
6 9 (6.16%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (4.79%) Technical Business Analyst
7 7 (4.79%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.11%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Test Manager
9 5 (3.42%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.05%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.05%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 3 (2.05%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (2.05%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.05%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.05%) Report Analyst
10 3 (2.05%) Contracts Manager
11 2 (1.37%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.16%) XML
1 9 (6.16%) FpML
2 5 (3.42%) .NET
3 4 (2.74%) Spring
3 4 (2.74%) Drools
3 4 (2.74%) Spring Integration
4 3 (2.05%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.37%) WCF
5 2 (1.37%) LINQ
5 2 (1.37%) jQuery
5 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.37%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.37%) Autofac
5 2 (1.37%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.37%) Middleware
5 2 (1.37%) FIXML
5 2 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.37%) AutoMapper
5 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (28.08%) Derivative
2 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (12.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (11.64%) Equities
5 14 (9.59%) Fixed Income
6 13 (8.90%) Management Information System
7 11 (7.53%) Reference Data
8 9 (6.16%) Equity Derivative
9 8 (5.48%) User Experience
10 7 (4.79%) DTCC
11 5 (3.42%) Swaptions
11 5 (3.42%) ASIC
12 4 (2.74%) Contract for Difference
12 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
13 3 (2.05%) SWIFT
14 2 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
14 2 (1.37%) Credit Risk
14 2 (1.37%) Market Risk
14 2 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
15 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.05%) UNIX
2 2 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.07%) Business Analysis
3 20 (13.70%) Workflow
4 19 (13.01%) Project Management
5 18 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (10.27%) Change Management
7 14 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.85%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.16%) Asset Management
10 9 (6.16%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (5.48%) Test Management
12 7 (4.79%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.79%) TDD
12 7 (4.79%) Process Management
13 6 (4.11%) Data Modelling
14 5 (3.42%) Migration
14 5 (3.42%) Fund Management
14 5 (3.42%) Analytics
14 5 (3.42%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.01%) SQL
2 11 (7.53%) Java
3 6 (4.11%) C#
4 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) ISEB
2 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (58.22%) Dodd-Frank
2 44 (30.14%) FATCA
3 37 (25.34%) MiFID
4 17 (11.64%) QA
5 7 (4.79%) Basel III
6 5 (3.42%) AIFMD
7 2 (1.37%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.68%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.59%) Oracle
2 12 (8.22%) Calypso
3 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.74%) Pega
5 3 (2.05%) IBM
5 3 (2.05%) Sybase
6 2 (1.37%) Twitter
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) Misys
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) Informatica
7 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.68%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.68%) Wall Street Systems
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