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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 513 362 507
Rank change year-on-year
-151 +145
Contract jobs citing EMIR 66 194 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.41% 0.061%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.72% 5.56% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 154 17
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£550 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £800 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
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
3828 3488 3301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 7.45% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2428 2123 1932
Average daily rate £400 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 125 221
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

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 December 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 December 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 -103 65 £550 -4.34% 14
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
EMIR
UK

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 92 (64.34%) Banking
2 84 (58.74%) Dodd-Frank
3 64 (44.76%) Investment Banking
4 58 (40.56%) Finance
5 53 (37.06%) Derivative
6 33 (23.08%) MiFID
7 28 (19.58%) Business Analysis
8 26 (18.18%) Project Management
9 23 (16.08%) FATCA
10 21 (14.69%) Risk Management
11 20 (13.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (13.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (13.29%) FpML
13 18 (12.59%) SQL
13 18 (12.59%) XML
13 18 (12.59%) QA
14 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (11.89%) Front Office
14 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (11.19%) Equities
15 16 (11.19%) Back Office
16 12 (8.39%) Legal
16 12 (8.39%) Test Scripting
17 11 (7.69%) Fixed Income
17 11 (7.69%) Workflow
18 10 (6.99%) Data Modelling
18 10 (6.99%) Migration
18 10 (6.99%) Reference Data
18 10 (6.99%) Test Management

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.80%) MS Project
3 4 (2.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Endur
1 7 (4.90%) ZaiNet
1 7 (4.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 7 (4.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (4.90%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (4.90%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 7 (4.90%) Aligne
2 1 (0.70%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.70%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.70%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) NFC
2 1 (0.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Toad
2 1 (0.70%) NUnit
2 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
General
1 92 (64.34%) Banking
2 64 (44.76%) Investment Banking
3 58 (40.56%) Finance
4 17 (11.89%) Front Office
5 16 (11.19%) Back Office
6 12 (8.39%) Legal
7 6 (4.20%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (69.93%) Analyst
2 83 (58.04%) Business Analyst
3 17 (11.89%) Project Manager
4 14 (9.79%) Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (6.29%) Test Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Test Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Consultant
9 4 (2.80%) Operations Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Developer
9 4 (2.80%) Architect
9 4 (2.80%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.10%) AIFMD Business Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.29%) FpML
2 18 (12.59%) XML
3 2 (1.40%) .NET
3 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.40%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.70%) WCF
4 1 (0.70%) LINQ
4 1 (0.70%) jQuery
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.70%) Autofac
4 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.70%) AutoMapper
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.70%) Flash
4 1 (0.70%) Middleware
4 1 (0.70%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (37.06%) Derivative
2 20 (13.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (11.19%) Equities
5 11 (7.69%) Fixed Income
6 10 (6.99%) Reference Data
7 9 (6.29%) User Experience
8 6 (4.20%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (4.20%) DTCC
8 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.50%) Market Risk
10 4 (2.80%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.80%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (2.10%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (1.40%) ASIC
13 1 (0.70%) Swaptions
13 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) Business Analysis
2 26 (18.18%) Project Management
3 21 (14.69%) Risk Management
4 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (8.39%) Test Scripting
7 11 (7.69%) Workflow
8 10 (6.99%) Migration
8 10 (6.99%) Data Modelling
8 10 (6.99%) Test Management
9 9 (6.29%) Change Management
10 8 (5.59%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.90%) Analytics
11 7 (4.90%) ETRM
11 7 (4.90%) ERP
11 7 (4.90%) Fund Management
11 7 (4.90%) Asset Management
12 6 (4.20%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.20%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.59%) SQL
2 3 (2.10%) C#
3 1 (0.70%) Java
3 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.70%) VBA
3 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (58.74%) Dodd-Frank
2 33 (23.08%) MiFID
3 23 (16.08%) FATCA
4 18 (12.59%) QA
5 5 (3.50%) Basel III
5 5 (3.50%) AIFMD
6 2 (1.40%) Basel II
7 1 (0.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.90%) Murex
2 7 (4.90%) SAP
2 7 (4.90%) Calypso
2 7 (4.90%) OpenLink
2 7 (4.90%) Brady
2 7 (4.90%) Triple Point
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle
4 2 (1.40%) Pega
5 1 (0.70%) BI-SAM
5 1 (0.70%) Twitter
5 1 (0.70%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.70%) Misys
5 1 (0.70%) Thunderhead
5 1 (0.70%) HP
5 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £65000.00 - £73000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago