The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fidessa over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Fidessa Group plc.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fidessa
Rank 550 495 505
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +10
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 30 77 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.16% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.34% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 22
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£600 £581 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £258 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate - £525 -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23047 22545 20256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 45.45% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13422 13024 11108
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1008 1132
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.61 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% -9.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Fidessa
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Fidessa Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fidessa
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fidessa Daily Rate Trend in England

Fidessa
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fidessa across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Fidessa Daily Rate Histogram in England

Fidessa
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Fidessa Hourly Rate Trend in England

Fidessa
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 Fidessa within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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 -49 30 £600 +3.22% 8
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Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 34 (54.84%) Front Office
1 34 (54.84%) Equities
2 32 (51.61%) FIX Protocol
3 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 24 (38.71%) Banking
4 23 (37.10%) UNIX
5 22 (35.48%) Linux
5 22 (35.48%) Finance
6 19 (30.65%) Bloomberg
7 14 (22.58%) Java
7 14 (22.58%) Solaris
8 13 (20.97%) Reuters
8 13 (20.97%) Investment Banking
8 13 (20.97%) Derivative
9 12 (19.35%) thinkFolio
9 12 (19.35%) LatentZero
10 11 (17.74%) Oracle
10 11 (17.74%) Fixed Income
10 11 (17.74%) Fund Management
11 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.13%) Sybase
11 10 (16.13%) Perl
12 9 (14.52%) Tcl
12 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
12 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
14 7 (11.29%) VBA
14 7 (11.29%) C++
14 7 (11.29%) ION Trading
14 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.35%) thinkFolio
1 12 (19.35%) LatentZero
2 4 (6.45%) Tesseract
2 4 (6.45%) Minerva
2 4 (6.45%) Sentinel
3 2 (3.23%) RMDS
4 1 (1.61%) 3000 Xtra
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) MS Access
3 5 (8.06%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 34 (54.84%) Front Office
2 24 (38.71%) Banking
3 22 (35.48%) Finance
4 13 (20.97%) Investment Banking
5 5 (8.06%) Back Office
6 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.23%) Retail
8 1 (1.61%) Legal
8 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Support Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Fidessa Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Fidessa Business Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Applications Support
6 7 (11.29%) Fidessa Developer
6 7 (11.29%) VBA Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Excel Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Excel VBA Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Fidessa Support Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (51.61%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.61%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (54.84%) Equities
2 13 (20.97%) Derivative
3 11 (17.74%) Fixed Income
4 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
6 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
7 4 (6.45%) Eurex
8 3 (4.84%) Wiki
9 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) UNIX
2 22 (35.48%) Linux
3 14 (22.58%) Solaris
4 4 (6.45%) Windows
4 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) SUSE
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Fund Management
2 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
3 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
3 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
4 6 (9.68%) Service Management
5 5 (8.06%) Project Management
5 5 (8.06%) ITIL
5 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (6.45%) Investment Management
7 3 (4.84%) Low Latency
7 3 (4.84%) Time Management
7 3 (4.84%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Test Management
8 2 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Data Management
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Straight-Through Processing
9 1 (1.61%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) SQL
2 14 (22.58%) Java
3 10 (16.13%) Perl
4 9 (14.52%) Tcl
5 7 (11.29%) VBA
5 7 (11.29%) C++
6 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.45%) AWK
7 4 (6.45%) Python
8 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.23%) C
9 2 (3.23%) Scala
10 1 (1.61%) C-shell
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) C#
10 1 (1.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Bloomberg
2 13 (20.97%) Reuters
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 10 (16.13%) Sybase
5 7 (11.29%) ION Trading
6 5 (8.06%) Portware
7 4 (6.45%) Charles River
8 3 (4.84%) CQG
8 3 (4.84%) EasyScreen
8 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.84%) SunGard
8 3 (4.84%) Patsystems
9 2 (3.23%) Cisco
9 2 (3.23%) Radianz
9 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.61%) NYFIX
10 1 (1.61%) Algorithmics
10 1 (1.61%) EccoWare
10 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.61%) Sun
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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