The table below looks at the statistics for ETRM 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 ETRM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM)
Rank 606 581 555
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Contract jobs citing ETRM 21 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.034% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.042% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 28
Average daily rate £550 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £335 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £702 £700 £765
UK excluding London average daily rate - £725 £650
% change year-on-year
- +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ETRM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41826 40039 38764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 78.98% 77.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27962 25351 24614
Average daily rate £445 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1169 1134
Average hourly rate £32.25 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

ETRM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ETRM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ETRM Jobs Demand Trend in England

ETRM
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ETRM across the England region.

ETRM Daily Rate Trend in England

ETRM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ETRM across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

ETRM Daily Rate Histogram in England

ETRM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ETRM Hourly Rate Trend in England

ETRM
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 ETRM within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 18 £550 +10.00% 13
South East - 3 - - 3
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UK

ETRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ETRM 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 ETRM.

1 37 (69.81%) Endur
2 30 (56.60%) .NET
3 29 (54.72%) C#
4 28 (52.83%) OpenLink
5 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (43.40%) Risk Management
7 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
8 19 (35.85%) Finance
9 17 (32.08%) Front Office
10 16 (30.19%) Oracle
11 15 (28.30%) Derivative
12 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
12 13 (24.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (24.53%) C++
12 13 (24.53%) MFC
12 13 (24.53%) ATL
12 13 (24.53%) STL
12 13 (24.53%) OOP
12 13 (24.53%) OO
12 13 (24.53%) VC++
13 12 (22.64%) Windows
13 12 (22.64%) RDBMS
13 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
14 11 (20.75%) SQL
15 8 (15.09%) Regression Testing
16 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
16 7 (13.21%) BDD
17 6 (11.32%) MVVM
17 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
17 6 (11.32%) WCF

ETRM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ETRM 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 ETRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (69.81%) Endur
2 2 (3.77%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.77%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.77%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) RDBMS
2 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.89%) MSTest
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Front Office
3 5 (9.43%) Back Office
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) C++ Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Front Office Developer
3 9 (16.98%) C# Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Front Office C++ Developer
4 8 (15.09%) C# Developer - Commodities
5 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Endur Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) OpenLink Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Endur Business Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) OpenLink Business Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Risk Business Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Energy Trading Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Visual C++ Developer
11 1 (1.89%) OpenLink Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) .NET
2 13 (24.53%) ATL
2 13 (24.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (24.53%) MFC
2 13 (24.53%) STL
3 6 (11.32%) WCF
3 6 (11.32%) WPF
4 5 (9.43%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (7.55%) LINQ
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.77%) BAPI
6 2 (3.77%) SAP ALE
6 2 (3.77%) SAP PI
6 2 (3.77%) SAP XI
6 2 (3.77%) Web Services
7 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Derivative
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) Risk Management
3 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
3 13 (24.53%) OO
3 13 (24.53%) OOP
4 8 (15.09%) Regression Testing
5 7 (13.21%) BDD
6 6 (11.32%) MVC
6 6 (11.32%) MVVM
6 6 (11.32%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.66%) ETL
9 3 (5.66%) People Management
9 3 (5.66%) Project Management
9 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.66%) Workflow
10 2 (3.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) C#
2 13 (24.53%) C++
2 13 (24.53%) VC++
3 11 (20.75%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) ABAP
4 2 (3.77%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) OpenLink
2 16 (30.19%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Telerik
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Sybase
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow