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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 492 505 341
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -164
Contract jobs citing EMIR 97 72 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.29% 1.76% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 63 209
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £710 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £950
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -55.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
EMIR
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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
4237 4083 3634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.97% 8.11% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2654 2507 2179
Average daily rate £425 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 186 148
Average hourly rate £21.15 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.60 £37.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

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 28 August 2015.

EMIR Daily Rate Histogram in England

EMIR
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EMIR Hourly Rate Trend 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 28 August 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 +43 96 £575 +4.54% 32
North East - 1 - -
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UK

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 137 (66.83%) Dodd-Frank
2 130 (63.41%) Banking
3 101 (49.27%) Finance
4 93 (45.37%) MiFID
5 89 (43.41%) Investment Banking
6 56 (27.32%) Derivative
7 48 (23.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 47 (22.93%) Business Analysis
9 37 (18.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (18.05%) Fixed Income
9 37 (18.05%) Equities
10 36 (17.56%) FATCA
11 31 (15.12%) Project Management
12 30 (14.63%) Front Office
13 29 (14.15%) SQL
14 21 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (9.76%) Workflow
15 20 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (9.27%) Scrum
16 19 (9.27%) JIRA
17 18 (8.78%) DTCC
17 18 (8.78%) Change Management
18 16 (7.80%) Reference Data
19 15 (7.32%) AIFMD
19 15 (7.32%) Summit
20 14 (6.83%) Target Operating Model
21 13 (6.34%) Degree
21 13 (6.34%) Asset Management
21 13 (6.34%) ASIC
21 13 (6.34%) Calypso

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.49%) Confluence
2 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Summit
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
1 1 (0.49%) PaaS
1 1 (0.49%) Office 365
1 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.98%) DSL
2 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (2.93%) Oracle Database
2 4 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.95%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.98%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (9.27%) JIRA
2 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.49%) Gradle
2 1 (0.49%) Ant
2 1 (0.49%) JUnit
General
1 130 (63.41%) Banking
2 101 (49.27%) Finance
3 89 (43.41%) Investment Banking
4 30 (14.63%) Front Office
5 12 (5.85%) Back Office
6 11 (5.37%) Retail
7 7 (3.41%) Legal
7 7 (3.41%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.95%) Marketing
8 4 (1.95%) Advertising
8 4 (1.95%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (60.49%) Analyst
2 117 (57.07%) Business Analyst
3 48 (23.41%) Project Manager
4 22 (10.73%) Banking Business Analyst
5 17 (8.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 17 (8.29%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (6.34%) Lead Business Analyst
7 11 (5.37%) IT Business Analyst
8 10 (4.88%) Financial Business Analyst
8 10 (4.88%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 10 (4.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 8 (3.90%) Consultant
10 7 (3.41%) Developer
10 7 (3.41%) Report Analyst
10 7 (3.41%) Business Project Manager
10 7 (3.41%) Business Manager
11 6 (2.93%) Technical Business Analyst
11 6 (2.93%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (2.93%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (2.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.85%) FpML
2 10 (4.88%) XML
3 6 (2.93%) .NET
4 5 (2.44%) Middleware
5 3 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (1.46%) Drools
6 2 (0.98%) Spring Integration
6 2 (0.98%) FIXML
6 2 (0.98%) Spring
7 1 (0.49%) EJB
7 1 (0.49%) XSLT
7 1 (0.49%) JMS
7 1 (0.49%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (27.32%) Derivative
2 48 (23.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 37 (18.05%) Fixed Income
3 37 (18.05%) Equities
4 18 (8.78%) DTCC
5 16 (7.80%) Reference Data
6 13 (6.34%) ASIC
7 8 (3.90%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (3.41%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.44%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.44%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.44%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.46%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.46%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (0.98%) Swaptions
11 2 (0.98%) Contract for Difference
11 2 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.93%) Business Analysis
2 37 (18.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (15.12%) Project Management
4 21 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (9.76%) Workflow
5 20 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (9.27%) Scrum
7 18 (8.78%) Change Management
8 14 (6.83%) Target Operating Model
9 13 (6.34%) Asset Management
10 10 (4.88%) Data Analysis
11 9 (4.39%) SDLC
12 8 (3.90%) Investment Management
13 7 (3.41%) Data Management
13 7 (3.41%) Risk Management
13 7 (3.41%) PRINCE2
14 5 (2.44%) Process Management
14 5 (2.44%) Migration
14 5 (2.44%) Requirements Management
14 5 (2.44%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.15%) SQL
2 10 (4.88%) Java
3 7 (3.41%) C#
4 2 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (6.34%) Degree
2 3 (1.46%) ISEB
2 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.98%) CISA
3 2 (0.98%) CISM
4 1 (0.49%) PMP
4 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.49%) IIBA
4 1 (0.49%) CBAP
4 1 (0.49%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (66.83%) Dodd-Frank
2 93 (45.37%) MiFID
3 36 (17.56%) FATCA
4 15 (7.32%) AIFMD
5 11 (5.37%) QA
5 11 (5.37%) Basel III
5 11 (5.37%) Solvency II
6 3 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.49%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (6.34%) Calypso
2 10 (4.88%) Oracle
3 7 (3.41%) HP
4 6 (2.93%) IBM
4 6 (2.93%) Pega
5 4 (1.95%) Murex
5 4 (1.95%) Sybase
6 3 (1.46%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.98%) Informatica
8 1 (0.49%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.49%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.49%) SAP
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