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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 390 357 346
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -11
Contract jobs citing Charles River 33 57 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 34
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£575 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £275 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £648 £718
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
10476 11135 10311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.12% 45.56% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7196 7352 6432
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 232 299
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 16 £550 +10.00% 8
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 51 (52.04%) Asset Management
2 50 (51.02%) SQL
3 48 (48.98%) Front Office
4 41 (41.84%) Investment Management
5 33 (33.67%) thinkFolio
6 32 (32.65%) Finance
7 22 (22.45%) Markit EDM
8 17 (17.35%) Fixed Income
9 16 (16.33%) Fund Management
10 14 (14.29%) Bloomberg
10 14 (14.29%) Banking
11 13 (13.27%) Equities
12 12 (12.24%) Business Analysis
12 12 (12.24%) Derivative
12 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
13 11 (11.22%) Portfolio Management
14 9 (9.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (9.18%) Investment Banking
15 8 (8.16%) LatentZero
15 8 (8.16%) Sophis
15 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (8.16%) Change Management
15 8 (8.16%) Back Office
16 7 (7.14%) Java
16 7 (7.14%) Oracle
16 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
17 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
17 6 (6.12%) XML
17 6 (6.12%) SimCorp

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Markit EDM
2 8 (8.16%) LatentZero
3 5 (5.10%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (5.10%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (1.02%) Global One
4 1 (1.02%) Tesseract
4 1 (1.02%) Minerva
4 1 (1.02%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.02%) Firewall
2 1 (1.02%) LAN
2 1 (1.02%) WAN
2 1 (1.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.06%) QlikView
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.02%) Subversion
2 1 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.02%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 48 (48.98%) Front Office
2 32 (32.65%) Finance
3 14 (14.29%) Banking
4 9 (9.18%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.16%) Back Office
6 4 (4.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (61.22%) Analyst
2 30 (30.61%) Business Analyst
3 21 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 17 (17.35%) Support Analyst
5 15 (15.31%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.12%) Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Consultant
11 4 (4.08%) Charles River Consultant
11 4 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) Charles River Support Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) Charles River Project Manager
13 2 (2.04%) Product Specialist
13 2 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
13 2 (2.04%) Business Support Analyst
13 2 (2.04%) Data Analyst
14 1 (1.02%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) XML
2 5 (5.10%) .NET
3 3 (3.06%) Middleware
4 2 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.02%) Web Services
5 1 (1.02%) Swing
5 1 (1.02%) WCF
5 1 (1.02%) WPF
5 1 (1.02%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Fixed Income
2 13 (13.27%) Equities
3 12 (12.24%) Derivative
4 9 (9.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.06%) iPad
6 3 (3.06%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.04%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.02%) Replication
8 1 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.02%) PMI
8 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.02%) Kindle
8 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.04%) UNIX
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.04%) Asset Management
2 41 (41.84%) Investment Management
3 16 (16.33%) Fund Management
4 12 (12.24%) Business Analysis
5 11 (11.22%) Portfolio Management
6 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.16%) Change Management
7 7 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
8 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Workflow
9 5 (5.10%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Project Management
9 5 (5.10%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.06%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.06%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.06%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.04%) Release Management
11 2 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 50 (51.02%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (3.06%) VBA
3 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (1.02%) C++
5 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.06%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Control-M
2 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (33.67%) thinkFolio
2 14 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 8 (8.16%) Sophis
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle
5 6 (6.12%) SimCorp
6 5 (5.10%) Business Objects
6 5 (5.10%) Calypso
7 4 (4.08%) Remedy
8 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.06%) FactSet
9 2 (2.04%) RIMES
9 2 (2.04%) Algorithmics
9 2 (2.04%) Murex
9 2 (2.04%) VMware
10 1 (1.02%) Misys
10 1 (1.02%) Fidessa
10 1 (1.02%) HP
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix
10 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
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