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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 371 356 349
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing Charles River 32 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.56% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 31
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£550 £500 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £297 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 16 £550 +10.00% 1
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 48 (55.17%) Front Office
2 43 (49.43%) Asset Management
3 42 (48.28%) SQL
4 35 (40.23%) Investment Management
5 28 (32.18%) thinkFolio
6 25 (28.74%) Finance
7 24 (27.59%) Markit EDM
8 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
9 14 (16.09%) Bloomberg
10 12 (13.79%) Oracle
10 12 (13.79%) Fund Management
11 10 (11.49%) Fixed Income
11 10 (11.49%) Equities
11 10 (11.49%) Banking
12 9 (10.34%) Derivative
13 8 (9.20%) Change Management
13 8 (9.20%) .NET
13 8 (9.20%) Middleware
13 8 (9.20%) Portfolio Management
14 7 (8.05%) Financial Modelling
14 7 (8.05%) C#
14 7 (8.05%) UNIX
14 7 (8.05%) Windows
14 7 (8.05%) Back Office
15 6 (6.90%) Investment Banking
15 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
15 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
15 6 (6.90%) ETL
15 6 (6.90%) Project Management
15 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.30%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (27.59%) Markit EDM
2 4 (4.60%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (4.60%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (4.60%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.15%) Tesseract
3 1 (1.15%) Minerva
3 1 (1.15%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.15%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) FTP
2 3 (3.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) LAN
3 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Toad
2 4 (4.60%) Subversion
2 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (55.17%) Front Office
2 25 (28.74%) Finance
3 10 (11.49%) Banking
4 7 (8.05%) Back Office
5 6 (6.90%) Investment Banking
6 4 (4.60%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (56.32%) Analyst
2 26 (29.89%) Applications Support
3 21 (24.14%) Business Analyst
4 18 (20.69%) Support Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Programmer
9 4 (4.60%) Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.60%) Support Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Charles River Support Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Charles River Project Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Applications Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Charles River Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Applications Support Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Senior Manager
11 2 (2.30%) Business Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) Middleware
1 8 (9.20%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) XML
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.15%) WCF
4 1 (1.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Fixed Income
1 10 (11.49%) Equities
2 9 (10.34%) Derivative
3 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.30%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.15%) Open Source
7 1 (1.15%) iPad
7 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.15%) Kindle
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) UNIX
1 7 (8.05%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) AIX
2 5 (5.75%) Solaris
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) Asset Management
2 35 (40.23%) Investment Management
3 12 (13.79%) Fund Management
4 8 (9.20%) Change Management
4 8 (9.20%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (8.05%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 6 (6.90%) ETL
6 6 (6.90%) Project Management
6 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.75%) OO
7 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.60%) Database Tuning
8 4 (4.60%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.45%) Workflow
9 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Management
9 3 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) C#
3 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.75%) Java
5 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) UCITS
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Control-M
2 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) thinkFolio
2 14 (16.09%) Bloomberg
3 12 (13.79%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) Sophis
5 4 (4.60%) SimCorp
5 4 (4.60%) Remedy
5 4 (4.60%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.45%) FactSet
7 2 (2.30%) RIMES
7 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.30%) Murex
7 2 (2.30%) Calypso
8 1 (1.15%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.15%) HP
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
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