The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Wall Street Systems products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wall Street Systems over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Wall Street Systems.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wall Street Systems
Rank 560 524 552
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +28
Contract jobs citing Wall Street Systems 6 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.024% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Average daily rate £550 £350 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -30.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24018 20541 25376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.86% 46.77% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13757 11298 13318
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1136 1256
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Wall Street Systems
UK

Wall Street Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wall Street Systems across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Wall Street Systems Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wall Street Systems
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wall Street Systems Daily Rate Trend in England

Wall Street Systems
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wall Street Systems Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wall Street Systems
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 Wall Street Systems within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -36 5 £550 +57.14%
North East - - - -
Wall Street Systems
UK

Wall Street Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wall Street Systems 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 Wall Street Systems.

1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Investment Banking
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) Solaris
4 4 (30.77%) Control-M
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (23.08%) Veritas
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Global One
5 3 (23.08%) Sophis
5 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 3 (23.08%) Database Security
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Derivative
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) ION Trading
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Front Office
6 2 (15.38%) Back Office
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis

Wall Street Systems
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wall Street Systems 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 Wall Street Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Global One
2 1 (7.69%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) Informix
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office
4 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Derivative
1 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) Solaris
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
2 3 (23.08%) Database Security
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Control-M
2 2 (15.38%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Veritas
1 3 (23.08%) Sophis
2 2 (15.38%) ION Trading
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) BMC
2 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) StatPro
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Murex
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) SimCorp
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow