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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 337 284 275
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -9
Contract jobs citing EMIR 65 122 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.81% 6.30% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 101 80
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£550 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £375 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
1704 1938 1604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.97% 8.65% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 1319 1087
Average daily rate £450 £450 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 39 35
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.05 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.50 £75.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -5.94%

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 27 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 27 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 -8 10 £550 - 12
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 91 (71.09%) Banking
2 74 (57.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 73 (57.03%) Investment Banking
4 52 (40.63%) Finance
5 45 (35.16%) Derivative
6 42 (32.81%) FATCA
7 23 (17.97%) MiFID
8 21 (16.41%) Business Analysis
8 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (15.63%) QA
9 20 (15.63%) Workflow
10 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (14.06%) Back Office
12 17 (13.28%) Project Management
12 17 (13.28%) Equities
13 16 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (10.16%) Calypso
14 13 (10.16%) SQL
14 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (9.38%) Front Office
15 12 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (8.59%) Management Information System
17 10 (7.81%) FpML
17 10 (7.81%) Risk Management
17 10 (7.81%) Legal
17 10 (7.81%) Oracle
17 10 (7.81%) XML
17 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
17 10 (7.81%) Waterfall
18 9 (7.03%) Test Management

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (4.69%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Summit
2 1 (0.78%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.78%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.78%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.78%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.13%) Pentaho
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) JIRA
2 2 (1.56%) FitNesse
2 2 (1.56%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.56%) NUnit
2 2 (1.56%) CruiseControl
General
1 91 (71.09%) Banking
2 73 (57.03%) Investment Banking
3 52 (40.63%) Finance
4 18 (14.06%) Back Office
5 12 (9.38%) Front Office
6 10 (7.81%) Legal
7 5 (3.91%) Retail
8 3 (2.34%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.78%) Publishing
10 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (64.06%) Analyst
2 73 (57.03%) Business Analyst
3 11 (8.59%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.81%) Banking Business Analyst
5 8 (6.25%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 8 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 8 (6.25%) Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (3.91%) Java Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Test Leader
8 4 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (3.13%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.13%) Operations Manager
9 2 (1.56%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (1.56%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (1.56%) Senior Manager
9 2 (1.56%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (1.56%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (1.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.81%) XML
1 10 (7.81%) FpML
2 4 (3.13%) Spring
2 4 (3.13%) Drools
2 4 (3.13%) Spring Integration
3 3 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.56%) WCF
4 2 (1.56%) LINQ
4 2 (1.56%) jQuery
4 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (1.56%) Autofac
4 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.56%) .NET
4 2 (1.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.56%) AutoMapper
4 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.78%) J2EE
5 1 (0.78%) Middleware
5 1 (0.78%) FIXML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.16%) Derivative
2 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (13.28%) Equities
4 16 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (8.59%) Management Information System
6 9 (7.03%) Reference Data
7 8 (6.25%) Fixed Income
7 8 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (6.25%) User Experience
8 4 (3.13%) DTCC
8 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.13%) Swaptions
9 3 (2.34%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (2.34%) ASIC
9 3 (2.34%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.56%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.56%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.78%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.34%) UNIX
2 2 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (16.41%) Business Analysis
2 20 (15.63%) Workflow
3 17 (13.28%) Project Management
4 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (7.81%) Risk Management
6 10 (7.81%) Waterfall
7 9 (7.03%) Change Management
7 9 (7.03%) Test Management
7 9 (7.03%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.47%) Process Management
9 7 (5.47%) TDD
10 6 (4.69%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.69%) Migration
11 5 (3.91%) Data Management
11 5 (3.91%) Fund Management
12 4 (3.13%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.16%) SQL
2 6 (4.69%) Java
3 3 (2.34%) C#
4 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (57.81%) Dodd-Frank
2 42 (32.81%) FATCA
3 23 (17.97%) MiFID
4 20 (15.63%) QA
5 6 (4.69%) Basel III
6 2 (1.56%) Basel II
7 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (10.16%) Calypso
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle
3 9 (7.03%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.13%) Pega
5 3 (2.34%) IBM
6 2 (1.56%) Twitter
7 1 (0.78%) Misys
7 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.78%) CA
7 1 (0.78%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.78%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.78%) Wall Street Systems
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