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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 527 523 488
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -35
Contract jobs citing FpML 25 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.054% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 11
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£525 £556 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £528 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £600 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
12979 12621 11249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.21% 27.37% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8614 8025 7188
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 244 289
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -7 25 £525 -5.61% 8
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - -
FpML
UK

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 60 (71.43%) XML
2 42 (50.00%) Finance
3 35 (41.67%) Banking
4 33 (39.29%) Derivative
5 32 (38.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 32 (38.10%) SQL
6 28 (33.33%) Investment Banking
7 23 (27.38%) Front Office
8 22 (26.19%) Java
9 21 (25.00%) Murex
9 21 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 17 (20.24%) UNIX
11 15 (17.86%) EMIR
12 14 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
12 14 (16.67%) JIRA
13 12 (14.29%) Workflow
14 11 (13.10%) Middleware
14 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (13.10%) FIX Protocol
15 10 (11.90%) Fixed Income
15 10 (11.90%) Equities
15 10 (11.90%) FIXML
15 10 (11.90%) Solaris
15 10 (11.90%) XSLT
15 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (11.90%) Analytics
16 9 (10.71%) HP
16 9 (10.71%) IBM
16 9 (10.71%) Interest Rate Derivative

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.38%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.19%) Confluence
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (5.95%) Summit
3 1 (1.19%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) Datomic
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.19%) DB2
4 1 (1.19%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) JIRA
2 7 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) ClearCase
General
1 42 (50.00%) Finance
2 35 (41.67%) Banking
3 28 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 23 (27.38%) Front Office
5 8 (9.52%) Back Office
6 5 (5.95%) Legal
7 1 (1.19%) Retail
7 1 (1.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 58 (69.05%) Analyst
2 38 (45.24%) Business Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Architect
5 9 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Middleware Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (71.43%) XML
2 11 (13.10%) Middleware
2 11 (13.10%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (11.90%) FIXML
3 10 (11.90%) XSLT
4 8 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 6 (7.14%) JMS
6 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
6 5 (5.95%) Spring
7 2 (2.38%) .NET
7 2 (2.38%) Murex MxML
8 1 (1.19%) MXML
8 1 (1.19%) JDBC
8 1 (1.19%) J2EE
8 1 (1.19%) XML Messaging
8 1 (1.19%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.29%) Derivative
2 32 (38.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
4 10 (11.90%) Fixed Income
4 10 (11.90%) Equities
5 9 (10.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
7 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.76%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.38%) ASIC
9 2 (2.38%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.19%) Swaptions
10 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.19%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) UNIX
2 10 (11.90%) Solaris
3 7 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (14.29%) Workflow
3 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (11.90%) Analytics
5 8 (9.52%) Project Management
5 8 (9.52%) Change Control
6 6 (7.14%) TDD
6 6 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 6 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.95%) System Testing
7 5 (5.95%) Test Management
7 5 (5.95%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.95%) Greeks
7 5 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (4.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.10%) SQL
2 22 (26.19%) Java
3 3 (3.57%) Perl
4 2 (2.38%) VBA
4 2 (2.38%) C
4 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.19%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.19%) Python
5 1 (1.19%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.19%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.86%) EMIR
2 6 (7.14%) QA
2 6 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Murex
2 9 (10.71%) HP
2 9 (10.71%) IBM
3 8 (9.52%) Sybase
4 7 (8.33%) Tradeweb
4 7 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 6 (7.14%) Calypso
6 5 (5.95%) Oracle
7 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.38%) BMC
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