The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Charles River Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 359 380 313
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -67
Contract jobs citing Charles River 56 50 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.43% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 96
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£580 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11238 11598 11955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.85% 46.16% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7287 7558 7287
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 246 336
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £45.00 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Charles River across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Charles River Jobs Demand Trend in London

Charles River
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Charles River Daily Rate Trend in London

Charles River
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Charles River across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in London

Charles River
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Charles River Hourly Rate Trend in London

Charles River
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +34 29 £568 +3.18% 7
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Charles River 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 Charles River.

1 79 (56.43%) Asset Management
2 72 (51.43%) Front Office
3 65 (46.43%) Investment Management
4 57 (40.71%) SQL
5 52 (37.14%) Finance
6 33 (23.57%) Fund Management
7 31 (22.14%) thinkFolio
8 26 (18.57%) Markit EDM
8 26 (18.57%) Fixed Income
9 23 (16.43%) Business Analysis
10 20 (14.29%) Banking
11 19 (13.57%) Derivative
11 19 (13.57%) Bloomberg
12 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
12 18 (12.86%) Back Office
13 16 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
14 15 (10.71%) LatentZero
15 14 (10.00%) Sophis
15 14 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 12 (8.57%) Equities
17 11 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (7.86%) Investment Banking
17 11 (7.86%) ISO 9001
17 11 (7.86%) Test Scripting
18 10 (7.14%) iPad
18 10 (7.14%) Calypso
19 9 (6.43%) XML
19 9 (6.43%) .NET
19 9 (6.43%) Oracle
19 9 (6.43%) Business Objects

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Charles River 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 Charles River. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) MS Project
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (18.57%) Markit EDM
2 15 (10.71%) LatentZero
3 6 (4.29%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (2.86%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (2.14%) Minerva
5 3 (2.14%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.71%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.71%) LongView
6 1 (0.71%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.71%) FTP
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.14%) QlikView
4 3 (2.14%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.43%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
3 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.71%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.71%) TestDirector
General
1 72 (51.43%) Front Office
2 52 (37.14%) Finance
3 20 (14.29%) Banking
4 18 (12.86%) Back Office
5 11 (7.86%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.86%) Advertising
7 3 (2.14%) Legal
8 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.43%) Retail
9 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (66.43%) Analyst
2 50 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 22 (15.71%) Applications Support
4 20 (14.29%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 16 (11.43%) Test Analyst
6 14 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.43%) Developer
8 8 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (5.71%) Data Analyst
8 8 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.00%) Consultant
10 5 (3.57%) Charles River Consultant
11 4 (2.86%) Programmer
11 4 (2.86%) Charles River Support Analyst
11 4 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (2.86%) Senior Business Analyst
12 3 (2.14%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (2.14%) Product Specialist
13 2 (1.43%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.43%) .NET
1 9 (6.43%) XML
2 4 (2.86%) Middleware
3 2 (1.43%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.71%) LINQ
4 1 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.71%) WCF
4 1 (0.71%) WPF
4 1 (0.71%) Swing
4 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.57%) Fixed Income
2 19 (13.57%) Derivative
3 14 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (8.57%) Equities
5 10 (7.14%) iPad
6 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.57%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.57%) Reference Data
7 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.14%) PMI
9 1 (0.71%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.14%) UNIX
2 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.43%) Asset Management
2 65 (46.43%) Investment Management
3 33 (23.57%) Fund Management
4 23 (16.43%) Business Analysis
5 16 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
6 11 (7.86%) Test Scripting
6 11 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.43%) Workflow
8 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.00%) Project Management
9 6 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.29%) Data Analysis
9 6 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Integration Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Data Management
10 5 (3.57%) Software Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.57%) Line Management
11 4 (2.86%) Financial Modelling
11 4 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (40.71%) SQL
2 5 (3.57%) Java
3 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.86%) VBA
4 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.43%) C#
5 1 (0.71%) C++
5 1 (0.71%) VBScript
5 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.86%) Degree
2 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.71%) ISEB
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) UCITS
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (22.14%) thinkFolio
2 19 (13.57%) Bloomberg
3 14 (10.00%) Sophis
4 10 (7.14%) Calypso
5 9 (6.43%) Oracle
5 9 (6.43%) Business Objects
5 9 (6.43%) SimCorp
6 6 (4.29%) RIMES
7 4 (2.86%) FactSet
7 4 (2.86%) Remedy
7 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.14%) Murex
8 3 (2.14%) Misys
8 3 (2.14%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (1.43%) Algorithmics
9 2 (1.43%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.71%) HP
10 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.71%) Reuters
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