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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 442 351 569
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +218
Contract jobs citing EMIR 148 152 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.35% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.62% 4.59% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 111 7
Average daily rate £568 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £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
4084 3311 4283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.68% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2513 1990 2369
Average daily rate £400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 134 233
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
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 18 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 18 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 -29 146 £575 +4.54% 27
North West - - - -
EMIR
UK

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 229 (72.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 171 (54.29%) Banking
3 145 (46.03%) Derivative
4 130 (41.27%) Finance
5 128 (40.63%) Investment Banking
6 93 (29.52%) Front Office
7 74 (23.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 62 (19.68%) Business Analysis
9 59 (18.73%) Back Office
10 48 (15.24%) Fixed Income
11 46 (14.60%) Equities
11 46 (14.60%) SQL
11 46 (14.60%) MiFID
12 39 (12.38%) Project Management
13 33 (10.48%) FATCA
14 30 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (7.94%) Equity Derivative
16 24 (7.62%) Legal
17 22 (6.98%) Microsoft
17 22 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
18 21 (6.67%) Asset Management
19 20 (6.35%) Change Management
20 19 (6.03%) MS Visio
20 19 (6.03%) Use Case
20 19 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
21 18 (5.71%) Oracle
22 17 (5.40%) Credit Risk
23 16 (5.08%) Reference Data
23 16 (5.08%) MS Office
24 15 (4.76%) Risk Management

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 5 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
1 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.32%) Confluence
2 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 19 (6.03%) MS Visio
3 16 (5.08%) MS Office
4 15 (4.76%) MS Excel
5 5 (1.59%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.54%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (1.27%) Summit
3 3 (0.95%) Aligne
3 3 (0.95%) Endur
3 3 (0.95%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 2 (0.63%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.63%) ZaiNet
4 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.32%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.32%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.32%) Minerva
5 1 (0.32%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.32%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.90%) Big Data
2 6 (1.90%) Hadoop
2 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.27%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.95%) Spotfire
5 3 (0.95%) MS Access
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) JIRA
1 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.32%) TestComplete
1 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.32%) Selenium
1 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
General
1 171 (54.29%) Banking
2 130 (41.27%) Finance
3 128 (40.63%) Investment Banking
4 93 (29.52%) Front Office
5 59 (18.73%) Back Office
6 24 (7.62%) Legal
7 8 (2.54%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.59%) International Banking
8 5 (1.59%) Retail
9 4 (1.27%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.95%) Marketing
11 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 169 (53.65%) Analyst
2 147 (46.67%) Business Analyst
3 80 (25.40%) Project Manager
4 32 (10.16%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 26 (8.25%) Banking Business Analyst
6 19 (6.03%) Senior Manager
7 16 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
9 14 (4.44%) Developer
9 14 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
10 10 (3.17%) Programme Manager
11 9 (2.86%) Architect
11 9 (2.86%) Project Analyst
12 8 (2.54%) Lead Business Analyst
12 8 (2.54%) IT Business Analyst
13 6 (1.90%) Test Manager
13 6 (1.90%) Business Manager
14 5 (1.59%) Data Analyst
15 4 (1.27%) Operations Analyst
15 4 (1.27%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.17%) .NET
2 8 (2.54%) XML
2 8 (2.54%) FpML
3 5 (1.59%) WCF
4 4 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.27%) LINQ
5 3 (0.95%) WPF
6 2 (0.63%) FIXML
7 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.32%) Ext JS
7 1 (0.32%) jQuery
7 1 (0.32%) WinForms
7 1 (0.32%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.32%) HTML
7 1 (0.32%) CSS
7 1 (0.32%) XSL
7 1 (0.32%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 145 (46.03%) Derivative
2 74 (23.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 48 (15.24%) Fixed Income
4 46 (14.60%) Equities
5 25 (7.94%) Equity Derivative
6 17 (5.40%) Credit Risk
7 16 (5.08%) Reference Data
8 15 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
9 14 (4.44%) Market Risk
10 10 (3.17%) Hedge funds
11 8 (2.54%) DTCC
12 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.27%) Statistics
12 4 (1.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 2 (0.63%) PMI
13 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.63%) iPad
13 2 (0.63%) Economics
13 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.22%) Windows
2 5 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.68%) Business Analysis
2 39 (12.38%) Project Management
3 30 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 20 (6.35%) Change Management
6 19 (6.03%) Use Case
6 19 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 15 (4.76%) BPR
8 14 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (4.13%) PRINCE2
9 13 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (3.81%) Workflow
10 12 (3.81%) Analytics
11 10 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (3.17%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (2.86%) Wealth Management
13 8 (2.54%) Scrum
13 8 (2.54%) Data Analysis
14 7 (2.22%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.60%) SQL
2 9 (2.86%) C#
3 8 (2.54%) Java
4 6 (1.90%) VBA
5 4 (1.27%) C++
6 2 (0.63%) Perl
7 1 (0.32%) Ruby
7 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.32%) VBScript
7 1 (0.32%) VB
7 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.32%) Object REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (3.17%) ISEB
1 10 (3.17%) Degree
2 7 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.59%) PMP
4 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.27%) IIBA
5 2 (0.63%) CBAP
6 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (72.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 46 (14.60%) MiFID
3 33 (10.48%) FATCA
4 12 (3.81%) Basel III
5 6 (1.90%) QA
6 5 (1.59%) CRD IV
7 4 (1.27%) FINREP
8 3 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.32%) Basel II
9 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.32%) COREP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.71%) Oracle
3 8 (2.54%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.59%) ION Trading
5 4 (1.27%) Murex
5 4 (1.27%) GoldenSource
6 3 (0.95%) Brady
6 3 (0.95%) Pega
6 3 (0.95%) Thunderhead
6 3 (0.95%) TIBCO
6 3 (0.95%) OpenLink
7 2 (0.63%) Calypso
7 2 (0.63%) SunGard
7 2 (0.63%) SAP
7 2 (0.63%) Sybase
7 2 (0.63%) Triple Point
8 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.32%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.32%) Open Text
8 1 (0.32%) Reuters
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