The table below looks at the statistics for FpML 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 FpML over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 555 522 513
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -9
Contract jobs citing FpML 31 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.069% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 31
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£525 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £534 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £775 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FpML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14076 13491 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.17% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9611 8873 8150
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 195 315
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

FpML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FpML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FpML Jobs Demand Trend in England

FpML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FpML Daily Rate Trend in England

FpML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

FpML Daily Rate Histogram in England

FpML
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 FpML within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 -13 31 £525 -12.50% 1
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FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FpML 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 FpML.

1 40 (62.50%) XML
2 33 (51.56%) SQL
2 33 (51.56%) Finance
2 33 (51.56%) Derivative
3 24 (37.50%) Front Office
4 22 (34.38%) Banking
5 19 (29.69%) Business Analysis
6 18 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (26.56%) Investment Banking
8 16 (25.00%) Credit Derivative
9 15 (23.44%) Oracle
10 14 (21.88%) Workflow
11 13 (20.31%) Back Office
11 13 (20.31%) .NET
12 12 (18.75%) Murex
12 12 (18.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 12 (18.75%) JIRA
12 12 (18.75%) EMIR
12 12 (18.75%) Dodd-Frank
13 11 (17.19%) SDLC
13 11 (17.19%) Fixed Income
14 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
14 10 (15.63%) C#
14 10 (15.63%) Tradeweb
15 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
15 9 (14.06%) GAP Analysis
15 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (12.50%) RUP
16 8 (12.50%) Java
17 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FpML 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 FpML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.13%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (1.56%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.13%) DB2
4 2 (3.13%) MS Access
4 2 (3.13%) DTS
4 2 (3.13%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.56%) OLTP
5 1 (1.56%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (4.69%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) ERwin
4 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
General
1 33 (51.56%) Finance
2 24 (37.50%) Front Office
3 22 (34.38%) Banking
4 17 (26.56%) Investment Banking
5 13 (20.31%) Back Office
6 5 (7.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Analyst
2 33 (51.56%) Business Analyst
3 19 (29.69%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (6.25%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Senior IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (62.50%) XML
2 13 (20.31%) .NET
3 6 (9.38%) Middleware
3 6 (9.38%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.25%) MFC
4 4 (6.25%) STL
4 4 (6.25%) Rendezvous
5 3 (4.69%) FIXML
6 2 (3.13%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.56%) JSON
7 1 (1.56%) WCF
7 1 (1.56%) WPF
7 1 (1.56%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (1.56%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (1.56%) HTML
7 1 (1.56%) XSD
7 1 (1.56%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.56%) Web Services
7 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (51.56%) Derivative
2 18 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (25.00%) Credit Derivative
4 12 (18.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 11 (17.19%) Fixed Income
6 5 (7.81%) Reference Data
6 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.25%) ASIC
7 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (6.25%) DTCC
8 3 (4.69%) Equities
8 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
9 2 (3.13%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.56%) Swaptions
10 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) UNIX
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Business Analysis
2 14 (21.88%) Workflow
3 11 (17.19%) SDLC
4 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
4 9 (14.06%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (12.50%) RUP
6 6 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) Analytics
7 5 (7.81%) Project Planning
7 5 (7.81%) Fund Management
8 4 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (6.25%) DSDM
8 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.25%) SSADM
8 4 (6.25%) ETL
8 4 (6.25%) BPR
8 4 (6.25%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) C#
3 8 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.38%) VBA
6 4 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) EMIR
1 12 (18.75%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (6.25%) MiFID
3 3 (4.69%) QA
4 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.56%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle
2 12 (18.75%) Murex
3 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) Tradeweb
4 6 (9.38%) TIBCO
5 4 (6.25%) IBM
6 3 (4.69%) HP
7 2 (3.13%) Progress
8 1 (1.56%) Sybase
8 1 (1.56%) Calypso
8 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.56%) Infragistics
8 1 (1.56%) LANSA
8 1 (1.56%) Solace
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