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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 362 328 347
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Contract jobs citing Charles River 42 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.81% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 68 37
Average daily rate
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£613 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £625
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
9843 9957 9598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.66% 44.13% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6475 6470 6027
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £594 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 203 284
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -18 14 £625 +4.16% 12
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (52.56%) Asset Management
2 38 (48.72%) SQL
3 30 (38.46%) Investment Management
4 28 (35.90%) Front Office
5 26 (33.33%) Finance
6 23 (29.49%) Markit EDM
7 20 (25.64%) Fixed Income
8 18 (23.08%) thinkFolio
9 13 (16.67%) Derivative
9 13 (16.67%) Equities
10 12 (15.38%) Back Office
11 10 (12.82%) Oracle
11 10 (12.82%) LatentZero
12 9 (11.54%) Banking
12 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
12 9 (11.54%) SimCorp
12 9 (11.54%) SimCorp Dimension
12 9 (11.54%) Fund Management
13 8 (10.26%) C#
13 8 (10.26%) Data Structures
14 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
14 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
14 7 (8.97%) Project Management
14 7 (8.97%) Eagle PACE
15 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
15 6 (7.69%) Database Tuning
15 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (7.69%) Workflow
15 6 (7.69%) Windows
15 6 (7.69%) Linux

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Markit EDM
2 18 (23.08%) thinkFolio
3 10 (12.82%) LatentZero
4 9 (11.54%) SimCorp Dimension
5 7 (8.97%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (5.13%) Tesseract
6 4 (5.13%) Minerva
6 4 (5.13%) Sentinel
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (2.56%) Temenos Globus
7 2 (2.56%) Temenos T24
8 1 (1.28%) LongView
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) FTP
2 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Toad
2 4 (5.13%) Subversion
2 4 (5.13%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (35.90%) Front Office
2 26 (33.33%) Finance
3 12 (15.38%) Back Office
4 9 (11.54%) Banking
5 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Analyst
2 20 (25.64%) Business Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Applications Support
4 12 (15.38%) Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Support Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 9 (11.54%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Project Manager
8 7 (8.97%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Charles River Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (5.13%) Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (3.85%) Programmer
11 3 (3.85%) Environment Manager
11 3 (3.85%) Data Manager
12 2 (2.56%) Charles River Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) .NET
1 5 (6.41%) Middleware
2 3 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Fixed Income
2 13 (16.67%) Derivative
2 13 (16.67%) Equities
3 8 (10.26%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) DTCC
6 2 (2.56%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.56%) AS400
6 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) AIX
2 5 (6.41%) Solaris
2 5 (6.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Asset Management
2 30 (38.46%) Investment Management
3 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
3 9 (11.54%) Fund Management
4 7 (8.97%) Project Management
5 6 (7.69%) Database Tuning
5 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.69%) Workflow
5 6 (7.69%) ETL
6 5 (6.41%) OO
6 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.41%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.13%) SDLC
7 4 (5.13%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.13%) Cash Management
7 4 (5.13%) Test Management
7 4 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) C#
3 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.28%) VBA
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 9 (11.54%) SimCorp
3 6 (7.69%) Bloomberg
4 4 (5.13%) Metastorm
4 4 (5.13%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.13%) Fidessa
4 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.56%) Sophis
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.28%) Murex
6 1 (1.28%) Reuters
6 1 (1.28%) Splunk
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