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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 387 360 387
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +27
Contract jobs citing Charles River 41 66 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.60% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 56 37
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£625 £559 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% +11.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £688
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £525 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +60.30%
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
10324 11079 11483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.86% 45.53% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6809 6966 7371
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 236 261
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.05 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -13 16 £650 +18.18% 10
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 44 (53.01%) SQL
2 42 (50.60%) Asset Management
3 34 (40.96%) Investment Management
4 31 (37.35%) Front Office
5 30 (36.14%) thinkFolio
6 27 (32.53%) Finance
7 22 (26.51%) Fixed Income
7 22 (26.51%) Markit EDM
8 17 (20.48%) Derivative
9 14 (16.87%) SimCorp
9 14 (16.87%) SimCorp Dimension
10 13 (15.66%) Back Office
10 13 (15.66%) LatentZero
10 13 (15.66%) Equities
11 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle
13 9 (10.84%) Bloomberg
13 9 (10.84%) Banking
13 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (10.84%) Fund Management
13 9 (10.84%) Portfolio Management
14 8 (9.64%) Eagle PACE
14 8 (9.64%) Project Management
14 8 (9.64%) UNIX
15 7 (8.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 7 (8.43%) FIX Protocol
15 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (7.23%) Data Structures
16 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
16 6 (7.23%) Wealth Management

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (36.14%) thinkFolio
2 22 (26.51%) Markit EDM
3 14 (16.87%) SimCorp Dimension
4 13 (15.66%) LatentZero
5 8 (9.64%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (4.82%) Tesseract
6 4 (4.82%) Minerva
6 4 (4.82%) Sentinel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (37.35%) Front Office
2 27 (32.53%) Finance
3 13 (15.66%) Back Office
4 9 (10.84%) Banking
5 6 (7.23%) Investment Banking
6 5 (6.02%) Financial Institution
7 4 (4.82%) Retail
8 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Project Manager
3 14 (16.87%) Business Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Applications Support
4 10 (12.05%) Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Charles River Project Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Charles River Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Charles River Support Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Environment Manager
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Business Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Data Manager
11 2 (2.41%) Test Environment Manager
11 2 (2.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Fixed Income
2 17 (20.48%) Derivative
3 13 (15.66%) Equities
4 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (7.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.41%) AS400
6 2 (2.41%) DTCC
6 2 (2.41%) Wiki
7 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) Asset Management
2 34 (40.96%) Investment Management
3 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (10.84%) Portfolio Management
4 9 (10.84%) Fund Management
5 8 (9.64%) Project Management
6 6 (7.23%) Wealth Management
6 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.02%) Data Management
7 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.02%) ITIL
7 5 (6.02%) BPR
8 4 (4.82%) Workflow
8 4 (4.82%) Test Management
8 4 (4.82%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.61%) Time Management
9 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.01%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) C#
2 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.20%) C++
3 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) CFA
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.20%) Control-M
2 1 (1.20%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) SimCorp
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle
3 9 (10.84%) Bloomberg
4 6 (7.23%) Fidessa
5 5 (6.02%) Murex
5 5 (6.02%) Sophis
6 4 (4.82%) Metastorm
6 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.41%) Remedy
8 1 (1.20%) Reuters
8 1 (1.20%) Misys
8 1 (1.20%) Sybase
8 1 (1.20%) Avaloq
8 1 (1.20%) Splunk
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