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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 327 273 242
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -31
Contract jobs citing EMIR 83 143 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.68% 6.90% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 126 110
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£575 £575 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £375 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
1775 2073 1803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.96% 8.56% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1228 1450 1228
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 39
Average hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% -14.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.00 £75.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.03 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.36% +5.88%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -11 14 £600 +9.09% 11
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 95 (66.90%) Banking
2 84 (59.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 77 (54.23%) Investment Banking
4 62 (43.66%) Finance
5 44 (30.99%) FATCA
6 41 (28.87%) Derivative
7 32 (22.54%) MiFID
8 25 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (14.08%) Workflow
9 20 (14.08%) Business Analysis
10 19 (13.38%) Project Management
10 19 (13.38%) Back Office
11 18 (12.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (12.68%) QA
12 17 (11.97%) SQL
12 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (11.97%) Equities
13 16 (11.27%) Front Office
14 14 (9.86%) Change Management
14 14 (9.86%) Fixed Income
14 14 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (9.15%) Management Information System
15 13 (9.15%) Oracle
16 12 (8.45%) Calypso
17 11 (7.75%) Risk Management
17 11 (7.75%) Reference Data
18 10 (7.04%) Waterfall
18 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
18 10 (7.04%) Java

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
3 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.23%) MS Office
3 4 (2.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Summit
2 1 (0.70%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.70%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.70%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.70%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Intranet
1 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.82%) Pentaho
3 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) JIRA
2 2 (1.41%) FitNesse
2 2 (1.41%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.41%) NUnit
2 2 (1.41%) CruiseControl
General
1 95 (66.90%) Banking
2 77 (54.23%) Investment Banking
3 62 (43.66%) Finance
4 19 (13.38%) Back Office
5 16 (11.27%) Front Office
6 9 (6.34%) Legal
7 7 (4.93%) Retail
8 3 (2.11%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.11%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.70%) Publishing
10 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (60.56%) Analyst
2 77 (54.23%) Business Analyst
3 18 (12.68%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.04%) Banking Business Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) Developer
6 8 (5.63%) Programme Manager
6 8 (5.63%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.52%) Test Manager
9 5 (3.52%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 3 (2.11%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.11%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.11%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.11%) Report Analyst
10 3 (2.11%) Contracts Manager
10 3 (2.11%) Financial Business Analyst
11 2 (1.41%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) XML
1 9 (6.34%) FpML
2 5 (3.52%) .NET
3 4 (2.82%) Spring
3 4 (2.82%) Drools
3 4 (2.82%) Spring Integration
4 3 (2.11%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.41%) WCF
5 2 (1.41%) LINQ
5 2 (1.41%) jQuery
5 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.41%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.41%) Autofac
5 2 (1.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.41%) Middleware
5 2 (1.41%) FIXML
5 2 (1.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.41%) AutoMapper
5 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (28.87%) Derivative
2 18 (12.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (11.97%) Equities
4 14 (9.86%) Fixed Income
5 13 (9.15%) Management Information System
6 11 (7.75%) Reference Data
7 9 (6.34%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (5.63%) User Experience
9 6 (4.23%) DTCC
10 5 (3.52%) Swaptions
10 5 (3.52%) ASIC
11 4 (2.82%) Contract for Difference
11 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
12 3 (2.11%) SWIFT
13 2 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
13 2 (1.41%) Market Risk
13 2 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
14 1 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.11%) UNIX
2 2 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.08%) Workflow
2 20 (14.08%) Business Analysis
3 19 (13.38%) Project Management
4 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (9.86%) Change Management
5 14 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (7.75%) Risk Management
7 10 (7.04%) Waterfall
8 9 (6.34%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (5.63%) Test Management
10 7 (4.93%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.93%) Process Management
10 7 (4.93%) TDD
10 7 (4.93%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.23%) Data Modelling
12 5 (3.52%) Data Management
12 5 (3.52%) Fund Management
12 5 (3.52%) Migration
12 5 (3.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.97%) SQL
2 10 (7.04%) Java
3 6 (4.23%) C#
4 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) ISEB
2 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (59.15%) Dodd-Frank
2 44 (30.99%) FATCA
3 32 (22.54%) MiFID
4 18 (12.68%) QA
5 7 (4.93%) Basel III
6 4 (2.82%) AIFMD
7 2 (1.41%) Basel II
7 2 (1.41%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Oracle
2 12 (8.45%) Calypso
3 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.82%) Pega
5 3 (2.11%) IBM
5 3 (2.11%) Sybase
6 2 (1.41%) Twitter
7 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.70%) Misys
7 1 (0.70%) CA
7 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.70%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.70%) Wall Street Systems
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £525 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £630 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £715 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago