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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 353 352 329
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs citing Charles River 47 63 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.61% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 46
Average daily rate
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£600 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £563 £410
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
10005 10295 9832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.50% 44.11% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6473 6760 6169
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 213 268
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 £625 +6.38% 5
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 41 (51.25%) Asset Management
2 38 (47.50%) SQL
3 31 (38.75%) Investment Management
4 28 (35.00%) Front Office
4 28 (35.00%) Finance
5 24 (30.00%) Markit EDM
6 21 (26.25%) thinkFolio
7 19 (23.75%) Fixed Income
8 15 (18.75%) Equities
9 13 (16.25%) Derivative
10 11 (13.75%) Back Office
10 11 (13.75%) Oracle
11 10 (12.50%) Banking
11 10 (12.50%) LatentZero
11 10 (12.50%) Fund Management
12 8 (10.00%) SimCorp
12 8 (10.00%) SimCorp Dimension
12 8 (10.00%) Bloomberg
12 8 (10.00%) C#
12 8 (10.00%) Windows
12 8 (10.00%) Eagle PACE
13 7 (8.75%) Data Structures
13 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
13 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
13 7 (8.75%) Investment Banking
14 6 (7.50%) Workflow
14 6 (7.50%) Project Management
14 6 (7.50%) Linux
14 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (30.00%) Markit EDM
2 21 (26.25%) thinkFolio
3 10 (12.50%) LatentZero
4 8 (10.00%) SimCorp Dimension
4 8 (10.00%) Eagle PACE
5 4 (5.00%) Tesseract
5 4 (5.00%) Minerva
5 4 (5.00%) Sentinel
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (2.50%) Temenos T24
6 2 (2.50%) Temenos Globus
7 1 (1.25%) LongView
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Toad
2 4 (5.00%) Subversion
2 4 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (35.00%) Front Office
1 28 (35.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Back Office
3 10 (12.50%) Banking
4 7 (8.75%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Applications Support
3 17 (21.25%) Business Analyst
4 14 (17.50%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Charles River Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) Charles River Support Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (3.75%) Programmer
10 3 (3.75%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
1 5 (6.25%) Middleware
2 3 (3.75%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Fixed Income
2 15 (18.75%) Equities
3 13 (16.25%) Derivative
4 7 (8.75%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.75%) DTCC
7 2 (2.50%) AS400
7 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.50%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.25%) Open Source
8 1 (1.25%) Replication
8 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) AIX
3 5 (6.25%) Solaris
3 5 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Asset Management
2 31 (38.75%) Investment Management
3 10 (12.50%) Fund Management
4 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.50%) Workflow
5 6 (7.50%) Project Management
5 6 (7.50%) ETL
5 6 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (7.50%) Database Tuning
6 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.25%) OO
6 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.00%) Data Management
7 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.00%) Test Management
7 4 (5.00%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (47.50%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.25%) VBA
5 1 (1.25%) C
5 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) SimCorp
2 8 (10.00%) Bloomberg
3 4 (5.00%) Sophis
3 4 (5.00%) Metastorm
3 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (5.00%) Fidessa
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Murex
5 2 (2.50%) FactSet
6 1 (1.25%) Splunk
6 1 (1.25%) Calypso
6 1 (1.25%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) Citrix
6 1 (1.25%) Reuters
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