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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 595 569 558
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing FpML 35 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.071% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 11
Median daily rate £575 £525 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £560
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
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
14230 13798 13509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 27.26% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10077 9062 9006
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 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 180 187
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 0 34 £575 +9.52% 1
East Midlands - 1 £525 -
FpML
UK

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 61 (79.22%) Finance
2 55 (71.43%) XML
3 37 (48.05%) Banking
4 36 (46.75%) SQL
5 34 (44.16%) FIX Protocol
6 27 (35.06%) Data Modelling
7 25 (32.47%) Investment Banking
8 24 (31.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (29.87%) Derivative
10 22 (28.57%) Front Office
11 21 (27.27%) Middleware
11 21 (27.27%) Java
12 20 (25.97%) Data Analysis
13 19 (24.68%) Web Services
14 18 (23.38%) Fixed Income
15 17 (22.08%) Equities
15 17 (22.08%) UML
16 15 (19.48%) JMS
17 14 (18.18%) FIXML
17 14 (18.18%) Business Analysis
18 12 (15.58%) XML Schema
18 12 (15.58%) Unix
18 12 (15.58%) Oracle
19 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (14.29%) JIRA
20 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (12.99%) ISO20022
20 10 (12.99%) XSLT
21 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
21 9 (11.69%) IBM

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 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.79%) Node.js
3 5 (6.49%) Confluence
4 4 (5.19%) JCAPS
4 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.90%) JBoss
5 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.60%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.60%) GemFire
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Front Arena
2 1 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.30%) Summit
2 1 (1.30%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) DSL
1 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.49%) DB2
3 5 (6.49%) OLTP
4 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.60%) JasperReports
5 2 (2.60%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (7.79%) Maven
3 5 (6.49%) ERwin
4 4 (5.19%) Ant
4 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.60%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.60%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.60%) Hudson
5 2 (2.60%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) JMeter
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 1 (1.30%) MagicDraw
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) Toad
6 1 (1.30%) XMLSpy
General
1 61 (79.22%) Finance
2 37 (48.05%) Banking
3 25 (32.47%) Investment Banking
4 22 (28.57%) Front Office
5 7 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (3.90%) Back Office
7 2 (2.60%) Legal
8 1 (1.30%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Analyst
2 26 (33.77%) Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Business Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Architect
5 10 (12.99%) Business IT Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Data Architect
5 10 (12.99%) IT Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) IT Business Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Middleware Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) IT Risk Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Java Middleware Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) NoSQL Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Data Business Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) MongoDB Developer
8 5 (6.49%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (71.43%) XML
2 34 (44.16%) FIX Protocol
3 21 (27.27%) Middleware
4 19 (24.68%) Web Services
5 15 (19.48%) JMS
6 14 (18.18%) FIXML
7 12 (15.58%) XML Schema
8 10 (12.99%) XSLT
9 8 (10.39%) REST
9 8 (10.39%) XSD
10 7 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
10 7 (9.09%) JSON
10 7 (9.09%) Spring
11 6 (7.79%) Akka
11 6 (7.79%) SOAP
12 5 (6.49%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (6.49%) WebSphere MQ
13 3 (3.90%) Spring Integration
14 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
14 2 (2.60%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 23 (29.87%) Derivative
3 18 (23.38%) Fixed Income
4 17 (22.08%) Equities
5 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (11.69%) SWIFT
7 7 (9.09%) Market Risk
8 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.90%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (3.90%) Hedge funds
10 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.30%) ASIC
11 1 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.30%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Unix
2 9 (11.69%) Linux
3 7 (9.09%) Solaris
4 4 (5.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Data Modelling
2 20 (25.97%) Data Analysis
3 17 (22.08%) UML
4 14 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (10.39%) Asset Management
7 8 (10.39%) Data Architecture
7 8 (10.39%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (10.39%) SOA
8 7 (9.09%) Analytics
8 7 (9.09%) Data Governance
8 7 (9.09%) Data Management
8 7 (9.09%) ETL
8 7 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) Greeks
8 7 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) SDLC
9 6 (7.79%) Change Management
9 6 (7.79%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.75%) SQL
2 21 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.39%) C#
5 5 (6.49%) Python
6 2 (2.60%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) Perl
7 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) ISO20022
2 9 (11.69%) QA
3 5 (6.49%) Solvency II
4 3 (3.90%) MiFID
5 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.30%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.90%) Control-M
3 2 (2.60%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Oracle
2 9 (11.69%) IBM
3 8 (10.39%) Sybase
4 5 (6.49%) Bloomberg
4 5 (6.49%) Murex
5 4 (5.19%) ION Trading
6 3 (3.90%) SunGard
6 3 (3.90%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.60%) HP
7 2 (2.60%) Perforce
8 1 (1.30%) Calypso
8 1 (1.30%) Microgen