The table below looks at the statistics for FpML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FpML over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 567 587 556
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Contract jobs citing FpML 46 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.059% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 17
Median daily rate £525 £538 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £479 £534
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
14257 14206 13650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.07% 27.87% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10153 9683 9019
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 206 201
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.10 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

FpML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing FpML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FpML within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 34 £530 -1.39% 4
South East - 11 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £525 -
FpML
UK

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FpML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for FpML.

1 64 (80.00%) XML
2 49 (61.25%) Finance
3 36 (45.00%) SQL
4 33 (41.25%) Banking
5 25 (31.25%) Data Modelling
6 24 (30.00%) Java
6 24 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
7 22 (27.50%) Data Analysis
8 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (26.25%) JIRA
8 21 (26.25%) Derivative
9 20 (25.00%) Investment Banking
10 18 (22.50%) Asset Management
10 18 (22.50%) GAP Analysis
11 17 (21.25%) Web Services
11 17 (21.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (20.00%) UML
12 16 (20.00%) Middleware
13 15 (18.75%) Confluence
14 13 (16.25%) Business Analysis
14 13 (16.25%) Bloomberg
14 13 (16.25%) JMS
15 12 (15.00%) Unix
15 12 (15.00%) Oracle
15 12 (15.00%) SWIFT
16 11 (13.75%) XSLT
16 11 (13.75%) Data Management
16 11 (13.75%) Fixed Income
17 10 (12.50%) Reuters
17 10 (12.50%) Front Office

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (18.75%) Confluence
2 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.75%) JBoss
4 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.25%) JCAPS
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.25%) Front Arena
1 1 (1.25%) Summit
1 1 (1.25%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) DSL
1 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.50%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.00%) OLTP
4 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.50%) DB2
5 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.50%) JasperReports
5 2 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) JIRA
2 10 (12.50%) Maven
3 8 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.00%) ERwin
3 8 (10.00%) IntelliJ
4 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
6 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.50%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.50%) Hudson
6 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.50%) JMeter
6 2 (2.50%) JUnit
6 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 49 (61.25%) Finance
2 33 (41.25%) Banking
3 20 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 10 (12.50%) Front Office
5 6 (7.50%) Back Office
6 2 (2.50%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) Analyst
2 29 (36.25%) Developer
3 28 (35.00%) Business Analyst
4 19 (23.75%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Architect
5 11 (13.75%) Data Architect
5 11 (13.75%) Data Business Analyst
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Data Analyst
8 7 (8.75%) Java Middleware Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Middleware Developer
8 7 (8.75%) WebSphere Developer
8 7 (8.75%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Asset Management Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Linux Developer
9 6 (7.50%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (80.00%) XML
2 24 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
3 17 (21.25%) Web Services
4 16 (20.00%) Middleware
5 13 (16.25%) JMS
6 11 (13.75%) XSLT
7 10 (12.50%) REST
8 8 (10.00%) SOAP
8 8 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (10.00%) XML Schema
9 7 (8.75%) FIXML
9 7 (8.75%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (8.75%) JSON
10 6 (7.50%) Akka
10 6 (7.50%) Node.js
11 5 (6.25%) XSD
12 4 (5.00%) EJB
12 4 (5.00%) J2EE
12 4 (5.00%) JSP
12 4 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Derivative
2 17 (21.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (15.00%) SWIFT
4 11 (13.75%) Fixed Income
5 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (10.00%) Equities
7 6 (7.50%) OTC Derivatives
8 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (6.25%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.25%) Replication
9 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Unix
2 10 (12.50%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) Solaris
3 6 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Data Modelling
2 22 (27.50%) Data Analysis
3 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.50%) Asset Management
4 18 (22.50%) GAP Analysis
5 16 (20.00%) UML
6 13 (16.25%) Business Analysis
7 11 (13.75%) Data Management
8 10 (12.50%) BPR
8 10 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 10 (12.50%) ETL
8 10 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (11.25%) Investment Management
9 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
10 8 (10.00%) Data Lineage
10 8 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
10 8 (10.00%) SOA
11 7 (8.75%) Data Architecture
11 7 (8.75%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (8.75%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 24 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (3.75%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) ISO20022
1 8 (10.00%) Solvency II
2 4 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (5.00%) MiFID
3 3 (3.75%) QA
4 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.25%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Ansible
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Bloomberg
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) IBM
3 10 (12.50%) Reuters
4 4 (5.00%) Sybase
4 4 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.75%) ION Trading
5 3 (3.75%) Murex
6 2 (2.50%) Calypso
6 2 (2.50%) Sun
7 1 (1.25%) Microgen
7 1 (1.25%) Perforce
7 1 (1.25%) SunGard
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