The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 26 January 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 331 243 342
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +99
Contract jobs citing EMIR 63 158 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.72% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.73% 8.83% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 123 25
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£550 £594 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £800 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+20.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EMIR
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1691 1789 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.06% 8.18% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1232 1004
Average daily rate £435 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 35
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £22.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -37.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £10.95 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.35 £97.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+16.61% -25.43%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMIR across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in London

EMIR
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EMIR across the London region.

EMIR Daily Rate Trend in London

EMIR
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMIR across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

EMIR Daily Rate Histogram in London

EMIR
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 EMIR within the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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 -38 6 £483 -12.27% 7
Canary Wharf - - - -
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 94 (65.73%) Banking
2 80 (55.94%) Dodd-Frank
3 66 (46.15%) Investment Banking
4 59 (41.26%) Finance
5 48 (33.57%) Derivative
6 34 (23.78%) MiFID
7 27 (18.88%) FATCA
8 26 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 21 (14.69%) Project Management
9 21 (14.69%) QA
10 20 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (11.89%) FpML
11 17 (11.89%) SQL
12 16 (11.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (10.49%) XML
13 15 (10.49%) Risk Management
13 15 (10.49%) Equities
13 15 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (9.79%) Workflow
14 14 (9.79%) Back Office
15 13 (9.09%) Front Office
15 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (7.69%) Fixed Income
16 11 (7.69%) Calypso
16 11 (7.69%) User Experience
17 10 (6.99%) Test Management
17 10 (6.99%) Test Scripting
17 10 (6.99%) Waterfall
17 10 (6.99%) Reference Data

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing EMIR 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 EMIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.40%) CMS
2 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.20%) MS Office
4 4 (2.80%) MS Project
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) ZaiNet
1 6 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (4.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (4.20%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (4.20%) Endur
1 6 (4.20%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 6 (4.20%) Aligne
2 1 (0.70%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.70%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.70%) Summit
2 1 (0.70%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) NFC
2 1 (0.70%) ATM
2 1 (0.70%) Intranet
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Toad
2 1 (0.70%) NUnit
2 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
General
1 94 (65.73%) Banking
2 66 (46.15%) Investment Banking
3 59 (41.26%) Finance
4 14 (9.79%) Back Office
5 13 (9.09%) Front Office
6 10 (6.99%) Legal
7 5 (3.50%) Retail
8 2 (1.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (70.63%) Analyst
2 85 (59.44%) Business Analyst
3 15 (10.49%) Banking Business Analyst
4 13 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 10 (6.99%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (6.29%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Consultant
8 5 (3.50%) Test Leader
9 4 (2.80%) Architect
9 4 (2.80%) Test Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.10%) Systems Test Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.10%) Developer
10 3 (2.10%) IT Business Analyst
11 2 (1.40%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.89%) FpML
2 15 (10.49%) XML
3 2 (1.40%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.70%) WCF
4 1 (0.70%) LINQ
4 1 (0.70%) jQuery
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.70%) Autofac
4 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.70%) AutoMapper
4 1 (0.70%) Flash
4 1 (0.70%) Middleware
4 1 (0.70%) FIXML
4 1 (0.70%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.70%) .NET
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (33.57%) Derivative
2 20 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (10.49%) Equities
5 11 (7.69%) Fixed Income
5 11 (7.69%) User Experience
6 10 (6.99%) Reference Data
7 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.20%) DTCC
9 5 (3.50%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (2.80%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (2.10%) Market Risk
11 3 (2.10%) SWIFT
12 2 (1.40%) Swaptions
12 2 (1.40%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.40%) ASIC
13 1 (0.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 1 (0.70%) Contract for Difference
13 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.70%) UNIX
1 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 21 (14.69%) Project Management
3 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (10.49%) Risk Management
4 15 (10.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (9.79%) Workflow
6 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.99%) Test Management
7 10 (6.99%) Test Scripting
7 10 (6.99%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (6.29%) Migration
8 9 (6.29%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.20%) Process Management
9 6 (4.20%) Change Management
9 6 (4.20%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (4.20%) ERP
9 6 (4.20%) TDD
9 6 (4.20%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.89%) SQL
2 2 (1.40%) C#
3 1 (0.70%) C
3 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (55.94%) Dodd-Frank
2 34 (23.78%) MiFID
3 27 (18.88%) FATCA
4 21 (14.69%) QA
5 7 (4.90%) Basel III
6 2 (1.40%) Basel II
6 2 (1.40%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (7.69%) Calypso
2 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.20%) Murex
3 6 (4.20%) SAP
3 6 (4.20%) OpenLink
3 6 (4.20%) Brady
3 6 (4.20%) Triple Point
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle
5 2 (1.40%) Pega
5 2 (1.40%) Misys
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.70%) HP
6 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.70%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.70%) BI-SAM
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £240 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago