The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophis products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sophis over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Misys FusionCapital Sophis.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophis
UK / England
Rank 570 580 592
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing Sophis 4 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.022% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.021% 0.051% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £675 £485 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.17% +6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £485 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £504 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18799 19607 21111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.33% 42.94% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11626 11662 12660
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 665 800 946
Median hourly rate £19.63 £22.50 £17.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Sophis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Sophis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sophis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sophis Daily Rate Trend in England

Sophis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sophis across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Sophis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sophis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sophis across the England region.

Sophis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sophis
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 Sophis within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 -12 4 £675 +39.17% 2
Sophis
UK

Sophis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sophis 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 Sophis.

1 8 (53.33%) Derivative
2 7 (46.67%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (40.00%) Back Office
4 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) Misys
4 5 (33.33%) Calypso
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Front Office
4 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 5 (33.33%) WinForms
4 5 (33.33%) Sophis RISQUE
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) WPF
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) Hedge funds
5 4 (26.67%) Murex
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) French Language
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management

Sophis
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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (6.67%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (40.00%) Back Office
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Front Office
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (13.33%) French Language
5 1 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Sophis Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
4 3 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
4 3 (20.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Calypso Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Murex Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Sophis Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) REST
1 5 (33.33%) WinForms
1 5 (33.33%) WPF
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Derivative
2 7 (46.67%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (33.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (6.67%) Equities
4 1 (6.67%) Grid Computing
4 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (6.67%) PMI
4 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Black-Scholes
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (6.67%) Greeks
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Microservices
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Korn
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) MiFID
2 1 (6.67%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (6.67%) EMIR
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Calypso
1 5 (33.33%) Misys
2 4 (26.67%) Murex
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
5 1 (6.67%) Reuters
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