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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 514 496 539
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +43
Contract jobs citing FpML 68 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 31
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £435 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £622 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FpML
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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
14196 14151 14913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.06% 29.33% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9332 9313 9048
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 242 357
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.69 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +25 68 £550 +4.76% 5
East Midlands - - - - 1
FpML
UK

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 70 (72.16%) XML
2 55 (56.70%) Finance
3 49 (50.52%) Banking
4 48 (49.48%) Derivative
5 40 (41.24%) Investment Banking
6 34 (35.05%) SQL
7 27 (27.84%) Front Office
8 26 (26.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (24.74%) Fixed Income
10 21 (21.65%) Business Analysis
11 18 (18.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 18 (18.56%) XSLT
12 17 (17.53%) EMIR
13 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (16.49%) Data Modelling
14 15 (15.46%) Murex
14 15 (15.46%) Back Office
14 15 (15.46%) FIXML
15 14 (14.43%) Java
15 14 (14.43%) Subversion
15 14 (14.43%) Data Analysis
16 13 (13.40%) Regression Testing
17 12 (12.37%) Credit Derivative
18 11 (11.34%) Windows
19 10 (10.31%) Oracle
19 10 (10.31%) XML Schema
19 10 (10.31%) Dodd-Frank
20 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
20 9 (9.28%) DTCC
20 9 (9.28%) Unit Testing

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (5.15%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.09%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.03%) Mule
3 1 (1.03%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.03%) SAS
3 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (4.12%) Summit
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.03%) Endur
3 1 (1.03%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) DSL
2 2 (2.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.06%) Datomic
8 1 (1.03%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (1.03%) QlikView
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.03%) MySQL
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Subversion
2 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.19%) JIRA
4 2 (2.06%) XMLSpy
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
5 1 (1.03%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.03%) jMock
5 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.03%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.03%) Maven
General
1 55 (56.70%) Finance
2 49 (50.52%) Banking
3 40 (41.24%) Investment Banking
4 27 (27.84%) Front Office
5 15 (15.46%) Back Office
6 7 (7.22%) Publishing
7 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.03%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (53.61%) Analyst
2 35 (36.08%) Business Analyst
3 21 (21.65%) Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Author
5 8 (8.25%) Architect
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Data Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Murex Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (72.16%) XML
2 18 (18.56%) XSLT
3 15 (15.46%) FIXML
4 10 (10.31%) XML Schema
5 8 (8.25%) JMS
6 7 (7.22%) STL
6 7 (7.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (6.19%) Middleware
7 6 (6.19%) Hibernate
7 6 (6.19%) Spring
8 5 (5.15%) XSD
9 4 (4.12%) REST
10 3 (3.09%) XML Messaging
10 3 (3.09%) SOAP
11 2 (2.06%) JTS
11 2 (2.06%) XBRL
11 2 (2.06%) .NET
11 2 (2.06%) JDBC
11 2 (2.06%) Java EE
11 2 (2.06%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 48 (49.48%) Derivative
2 26 (26.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (24.74%) Fixed Income
4 18 (18.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 12 (12.37%) Credit Derivative
6 9 (9.28%) DTCC
7 5 (5.15%) Reference Data
7 5 (5.15%) SWIFT
8 4 (4.12%) Credit Risk
8 4 (4.12%) Market Risk
9 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.06%) User Experience
10 2 (2.06%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.06%) Equities
11 1 (1.03%) ASIC
11 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
11 1 (1.03%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (1.03%) Open Source
11 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Windows
2 7 (7.22%) UNIX
3 6 (6.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Business Analysis
2 16 (16.49%) Data Modelling
2 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.43%) Data Analysis
4 13 (13.40%) Regression Testing
5 9 (9.28%) Project Management
5 9 (9.28%) Unit Testing
6 8 (8.25%) Risk Management
6 8 (8.25%) TDD
6 8 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (7.22%) Migration
8 6 (6.19%) Workflow
8 6 (6.19%) Validation
8 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.19%) Data Mapping
8 6 (6.19%) Analytics
9 5 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.15%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.12%) Risk Analytics
10 4 (4.12%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.05%) SQL
2 14 (14.43%) Java
3 8 (8.25%) C++
4 7 (7.22%) VC++
5 3 (3.09%) XPath
5 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.06%) VBA
6 2 (2.06%) C#
6 2 (2.06%) Python
7 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.03%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.03%) Perl
7 1 (1.03%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) ISEB
2 2 (2.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.53%) EMIR
2 10 (10.31%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (3.09%) QA
4 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.03%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Murex
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle
3 8 (8.25%) Sybase
3 8 (8.25%) TIBCO
4 7 (7.22%) Tradeweb
5 5 (5.15%) HP
6 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.09%) OpenLink
7 3 (3.09%) ION Trading
7 3 (3.09%) Calypso
8 2 (2.06%) Fidessa
8 2 (2.06%) JBoss
8 2 (2.06%) IBM
8 2 (2.06%) Altova
8 2 (2.06%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.03%) Sun
9 1 (1.03%) BMC
9 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.03%) SmartStream
9 1 (1.03%) Microgen
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