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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 330 341 265
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -76
Contract jobs citing EMIR 81 64 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.31% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.92% 3.19% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 113
Average daily rate £600 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £280 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £396 £450
% change year-on-year
-17.92% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
2068 2006 2062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.78% 9.63% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1389 1376
Average daily rate £468 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 26
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £45.25 £72.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

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 5 February 2016.

EMIR Daily Rate Histogram in London

EMIR
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

EMIR Hourly Rate Trend 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +41 11 £625 +13.63% 20
Canary Wharf - 1 £450 -
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 148 (69.81%) MiFID
2 142 (66.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 103 (48.58%) Banking
4 92 (43.40%) Finance
5 71 (33.49%) Investment Banking
6 55 (25.94%) Derivative
7 48 (22.64%) Business Analysis
8 41 (19.34%) Front Office
9 38 (17.92%) Project Management
10 34 (16.04%) AIFMD
10 34 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (15.57%) Back Office
12 31 (14.62%) SQL
13 30 (14.15%) Summit
14 29 (13.68%) Asset Management
14 29 (13.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 25 (11.79%) Murex
15 25 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (11.79%) FATCA
16 24 (11.32%) Equities
16 24 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (10.85%) Market Risk
18 22 (10.38%) Calypso
19 20 (9.43%) Hedge funds
20 19 (8.96%) Algorithmic Trading
20 19 (8.96%) SDLC
21 15 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
22 14 (6.60%) Fund Management
23 13 (6.13%) Degree
23 13 (6.13%) Waterfall

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.47%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (14.15%) Summit
2 2 (0.94%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.47%) ACBS
3 1 (0.47%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (0.47%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.47%) Global One
3 1 (0.47%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.47%) OLTP
4 1 (0.47%) QlikView
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.89%) FitNesse
2 3 (1.42%) JIRA
3 2 (0.94%) Ant
3 2 (0.94%) Gradle
3 2 (0.94%) JUnit
4 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.47%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.47%) JBehave
4 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.47%) NUnit
General
1 103 (48.58%) Banking
2 92 (43.40%) Finance
3 71 (33.49%) Investment Banking
4 41 (19.34%) Front Office
5 33 (15.57%) Back Office
6 12 (5.66%) Legal
7 4 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.42%) International Banking
8 3 (1.42%) Retail
9 2 (0.94%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (66.51%) Analyst
2 136 (64.15%) Business Analyst
3 70 (33.02%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 55 (25.94%) Project Manager
5 51 (24.06%) Report Analyst
6 37 (17.45%) Banking Analyst
6 37 (17.45%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
7 32 (15.09%) MiFID Business Analyst
8 30 (14.15%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 18 (8.49%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (8.49%) Senior Business Analyst
10 15 (7.08%) IT Business Analyst
10 15 (7.08%) MiFID Project Manager
11 14 (6.60%) Business Change Analyst
11 14 (6.60%) Business Change Business Analyst
11 14 (6.60%) Report Manager
12 13 (6.13%) Business IT Analyst
12 13 (6.13%) IT Analyst
13 12 (5.66%) Project Analyst
14 11 (5.19%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.72%) XML
2 7 (3.30%) FpML
3 5 (2.36%) JMS
4 4 (1.89%) .NET
5 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.42%) WCF
5 3 (1.42%) Web Services
6 2 (0.94%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.94%) EJB
6 2 (0.94%) Middleware
6 2 (0.94%) REST
7 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.47%) Autofac
7 1 (0.47%) AutoMapper
7 1 (0.47%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.47%) FIXML
7 1 (0.47%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.94%) Derivative
2 29 (13.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (11.32%) Equities
4 23 (10.85%) Market Risk
5 20 (9.43%) Hedge funds
6 12 (5.66%) Fixed Income
7 10 (4.72%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (3.77%) Reference Data
9 6 (2.83%) DTCC
10 5 (2.36%) User Experience
11 3 (1.42%) ASIC
11 3 (1.42%) PMI
11 3 (1.42%) Replication
12 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.64%) Business Analysis
2 38 (17.92%) Project Management
3 34 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (13.68%) Asset Management
5 25 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (8.96%) Algorithmic Trading
6 19 (8.96%) SDLC
7 15 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (6.60%) Fund Management
9 13 (6.13%) Investment Management
9 13 (6.13%) Waterfall
10 11 (5.19%) Target Operating Model
11 10 (4.72%) Collateral Management
11 10 (4.72%) PRINCE2
12 9 (4.25%) Workflow
13 8 (3.77%) Change Management
13 8 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (3.77%) Scrum
14 6 (2.83%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.62%) SQL
2 9 (4.25%) Java
3 4 (1.89%) C#
4 3 (1.42%) VB
5 2 (0.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.47%) C
6 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (6.13%) Degree
2 4 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.42%) PMP
4 2 (0.94%) CBAP
5 1 (0.47%) APMP
5 1 (0.47%) ISEB
5 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (69.81%) MiFID
2 142 (66.98%) Dodd-Frank
3 34 (16.04%) AIFMD
4 25 (11.79%) FATCA
5 11 (5.19%) QA
6 10 (4.72%) Basel III
7 9 (4.25%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.94%) UCITS
9 1 (0.47%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (11.79%) Murex
2 22 (10.38%) Calypso
3 6 (2.83%) Oracle
4 5 (2.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.42%) Fidessa
6 2 (0.94%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.47%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.47%) FactSet
7 1 (0.47%) Informatica
7 1 (0.47%) Reuters
7 1 (0.47%) Serena
7 1 (0.47%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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