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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 333 277 315
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +38
Contract jobs citing EMIR 62 127 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.70% 6.85% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 102 52
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£550 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £426 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £745 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
1674 1855 1517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.87% 8.45% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 1233 1032
Average daily rate £435 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 39
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.50 £91.30 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -15.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -20 9 £550 -2.22% 7
Canary Wharf - - - -
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 93 (68.89%) Banking
2 78 (57.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 71 (52.59%) Investment Banking
4 56 (41.48%) Finance
5 49 (36.30%) Derivative
6 34 (25.19%) FATCA
7 27 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 26 (19.26%) MiFID
9 21 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (15.56%) Workflow
10 20 (14.81%) QA
10 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (13.33%) Project Management
12 16 (11.85%) Front Office
12 16 (11.85%) Back Office
12 16 (11.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (11.85%) Equities
13 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (10.37%) FpML
14 13 (9.63%) Calypso
14 13 (9.63%) SQL
14 13 (9.63%) XML
14 13 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (8.15%) Waterfall
15 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
15 11 (8.15%) Legal
16 10 (7.41%) Risk Management
16 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
16 10 (7.41%) Test Management
17 9 (6.67%) Test Scripting

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.44%) MS Office
4 4 (2.96%) MS Project
5 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Summit
2 1 (0.74%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.74%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.74%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.74%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) NFC
2 1 (0.74%) ATM
2 1 (0.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.22%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) NUnit
1 2 (1.48%) CruiseControl
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
1 2 (1.48%) FitNesse
1 2 (1.48%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.74%) Toad
General
1 93 (68.89%) Banking
2 71 (52.59%) Investment Banking
3 56 (41.48%) Finance
4 16 (11.85%) Front Office
4 16 (11.85%) Back Office
5 11 (8.15%) Legal
6 5 (3.70%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Advertising
7 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (69.63%) Analyst
2 80 (59.26%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.37%) Banking Business Analyst
4 10 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 8 (5.93%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 7 (5.19%) Developer
6 7 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (5.19%) Technical Business Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 4 (2.96%) Test Manager
9 4 (2.96%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Consultant
9 4 (2.96%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.22%) Java Developer
11 2 (1.48%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.48%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (1.48%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.37%) FpML
2 13 (9.63%) XML
3 3 (2.22%) Spring
3 3 (2.22%) Spring Integration
3 3 (2.22%) Drools
4 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (1.48%) Autofac
4 2 (1.48%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.48%) AutoMapper
4 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.48%) WCF
4 2 (1.48%) LINQ
4 2 (1.48%) jQuery
4 2 (1.48%) .NET
4 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.74%) J2EE
5 1 (0.74%) Middleware
5 1 (0.74%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (36.30%) Derivative
2 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.85%) Equities
3 16 (11.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.67%) Fixed Income
5 9 (6.67%) Reference Data
5 9 (6.67%) User Experience
6 7 (5.19%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (3.70%) DTCC
7 5 (3.70%) Swaptions
8 3 (2.22%) Contract for Difference
8 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.22%) ASIC
8 3 (2.22%) Market Risk
8 3 (2.22%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.48%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.48%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.48%) UNIX
1 2 (1.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 21 (15.56%) Workflow
2 21 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.33%) Project Management
4 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (9.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (8.15%) Waterfall
7 10 (7.41%) Test Management
7 10 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 9 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 9 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (5.93%) Change Management
10 7 (5.19%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.19%) TDD
11 6 (4.44%) Process Management
12 5 (3.70%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.70%) Migration
12 5 (3.70%) Fund Management
12 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.63%) SQL
2 4 (2.96%) Java
3 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.48%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (57.78%) Dodd-Frank
2 34 (25.19%) FATCA
3 26 (19.26%) MiFID
4 20 (14.81%) QA
5 6 (4.44%) Basel III
6 2 (1.48%) Basel II
7 1 (0.74%) SLA
7 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.63%) Calypso
2 9 (6.67%) Oracle
2 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.48%) Misys
3 2 (1.48%) IBM
3 2 (1.48%) Pega
3 2 (1.48%) Twitter
4 1 (0.74%) HP
4 1 (0.74%) CA
4 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.74%) OpenLink
4 1 (0.74%) Thunderhead
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago