The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited thinkFolio over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 589 579 564
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 17 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.068% 0.059%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.44% 0.84% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 24
Median daily rate £600 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £720 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £550 £525
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3823 4047 4582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.76% 8.08% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 2403 2645
Median daily rate £440 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 54
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £53.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

thinkFolio Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing thinkFolio across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

thinkFolio Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

thinkFolio Hourly Rate Trend in England

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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 thinkFolio within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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 -14 17 £600 +14.28% 6
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 20 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 19 (59.38%) Investment Management
3 17 (53.13%) Front Office
4 15 (46.88%) Charles River
5 13 (40.63%) Fixed Income
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 6 (18.75%) Bloomberg
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) SimCorp
8 5 (15.63%) Markit EDM
9 4 (12.50%) C#
9 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (9.38%) Project Management
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.38%) Equities
10 3 (9.38%) Derivative
10 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.38%) LatentZero
10 3 (9.38%) Degree
10 3 (9.38%) Fund Management
10 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Data Governance
11 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
11 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
11 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.25%) .NET
12 1 (3.13%) Oracle
12 1 (3.13%) Java
12 1 (3.13%) Murex
12 1 (3.13%) IIS

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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 1 (3.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Markit EDM
2 3 (9.38%) LatentZero
3 1 (3.13%) Minerva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (53.13%) Front Office
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Business Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
4 9 (28.13%) thinkFolio Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
6 5 (15.63%) Asset Management Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (9.38%) Investment Management Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Compliance Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (6.25%) thinkFolio Support
9 1 (3.13%) Compliance Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Data Business Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (9.38%) Derivative
3 3 (9.38%) Equities
4 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 19 (59.38%) Investment Management
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) Data Governance
3 3 (9.38%) Fund Management
3 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Data Management
5 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) People Management
5 1 (3.13%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) SDLC
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CFA
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Charles River
2 6 (18.75%) Bloomberg
3 5 (15.63%) SimCorp
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) GoldenSource
5 1 (3.13%) Murex
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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