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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Charles River
Rank 385 380 345
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Contract jobs citing Charles River 23 35 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.37% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 50
Average daily rate £625 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £441 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £650 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Charles River
England

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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +29 9 £600 +9.09% 12
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 34 (61.82%) Front Office
2 32 (58.18%) Investment Management
3 28 (50.91%) Asset Management
4 21 (38.18%) Finance
4 21 (38.18%) Fixed Income
4 21 (38.18%) SQL
5 19 (34.55%) Derivative
6 14 (25.45%) Fund Management
7 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.73%) Scrum
9 7 (12.73%) Banking
9 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Markit EDM
10 6 (10.91%) Analytics
10 6 (10.91%) Unix
11 5 (9.09%) FNZ
11 5 (9.09%) Tercero
11 5 (9.09%) Sonata
11 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.09%) Advertising
11 5 (9.09%) Equities
11 5 (9.09%) Bloomberg
11 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Avaloq
11 5 (9.09%) Wealth Management
11 5 (9.09%) Migration
12 4 (7.27%) Data Quality

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.64%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Markit EDM
2 5 (9.09%) Sonata
2 5 (9.09%) Tercero
3 3 (5.45%) LatentZero
4 2 (3.64%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (1.82%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (1.82%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.82%) DB2
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JUnit
1 2 (3.64%) Maven
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Ant
2 1 (1.82%) Gradle
General
1 34 (61.82%) Front Office
2 21 (38.18%) Finance
3 7 (12.73%) Banking
4 5 (9.09%) Advertising
5 4 (7.27%) Back Office
6 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Analyst
2 35 (63.64%) Business Analyst
3 19 (34.55%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Applications Support
5 10 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Applications Manager
9 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Manager
9 4 (7.27%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Support Manager
10 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (3.64%) Spring
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.82%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) Fixed Income
2 19 (34.55%) Derivative
3 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.09%) Equities
5 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.82%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Unix
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) AIX
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Investment Management
2 28 (50.91%) Asset Management
3 14 (25.45%) Fund Management
4 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.91%) Analytics
7 5 (9.09%) Migration
7 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Wealth Management
8 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.27%) Validation
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.64%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (3.64%) Process Improvement
10 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.45%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Control-M
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Avaloq
1 5 (9.09%) Bloomberg
1 5 (9.09%) FNZ
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Reuters
3 1 (1.82%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.82%) Fiserv
3 1 (1.82%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Informatica
3 1 (1.82%) Misys
3 1 (1.82%) Remedy
3 1 (1.82%) SimCorp
3 1 (1.82%) Sybase