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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 350 222 373
Rank change year-on-year
-128 +151
Contract jobs citing EMIR 69 210 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.84% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.67% 10.51% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 174 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £443 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £750 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £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
1878 1999 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.86% 8.00% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1413 1280
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £653 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 37
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.10 £46.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 -55 17 £563 +2.27% 6
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 89 (62.68%) Dodd-Frank
2 86 (60.56%) Banking
3 62 (43.66%) Investment Banking
4 54 (38.03%) Derivative
5 50 (35.21%) Finance
6 32 (22.54%) Business Analysis
7 30 (21.13%) MiFID
8 26 (18.31%) Project Management
8 26 (18.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (16.90%) Risk Management
10 23 (16.20%) Front Office
11 22 (15.49%) SQL
12 21 (14.79%) FpML
12 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (14.79%) FATCA
13 20 (14.08%) XML
14 17 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (11.27%) Equities
16 14 (9.86%) Fixed Income
16 14 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (8.45%) Test Scripting
18 11 (7.75%) QA
18 11 (7.75%) Migration
18 11 (7.75%) Legal
19 10 (7.04%) Data Analysis
19 10 (7.04%) Reference Data
20 9 (6.34%) Test Management
20 9 (6.34%) Change Management
20 9 (6.34%) Calypso

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.70%) SAS
1 1 (0.70%) CMS
1 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.41%) MS Project
3 2 (1.41%) MS Office
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Endur
1 7 (4.93%) ZaiNet
1 7 (4.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 7 (4.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (4.93%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (4.93%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 7 (4.93%) Aligne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) NFC
2 1 (0.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 86 (60.56%) Banking
2 62 (43.66%) Investment Banking
3 50 (35.21%) Finance
4 23 (16.20%) Front Office
5 11 (7.75%) Legal
6 9 (6.34%) Back Office
7 4 (2.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (71.13%) Analyst
2 86 (60.56%) Business Analyst
3 20 (14.08%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.75%) Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (7.04%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (5.63%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.52%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (3.52%) Test Manager
7 5 (3.52%) Consultant
8 4 (2.82%) Operations Manager
8 4 (2.82%) Architect
8 4 (2.82%) Programme Manager
8 4 (2.82%) Data Analyst
8 4 (2.82%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (2.82%) Business Manager
9 3 (2.11%) IT Business Analyst
9 3 (2.11%) AIFMD Project Manager
9 3 (2.11%) AIFMD Business Analyst
9 3 (2.11%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.11%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.79%) FpML
2 20 (14.08%) XML
3 1 (0.70%) Flash
3 1 (0.70%) Middleware
3 1 (0.70%) FIXML
3 1 (0.70%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.70%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (38.03%) Derivative
2 26 (18.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (11.27%) Equities
4 14 (9.86%) Fixed Income
4 14 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.04%) Reference Data
6 8 (5.63%) DTCC
7 7 (4.93%) Equity Derivative
8 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.82%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (2.82%) Market Risk
10 3 (2.11%) SWIFT
10 3 (2.11%) User Experience
10 3 (2.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (1.41%) ASIC
12 1 (0.70%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (0.70%) Wiki
12 1 (0.70%) Swaptions
12 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.54%) Business Analysis
2 26 (18.31%) Project Management
3 24 (16.90%) Risk Management
4 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.45%) Test Scripting
8 11 (7.75%) Migration
9 10 (7.04%) Data Analysis
10 9 (6.34%) Change Management
10 9 (6.34%) Test Management
11 8 (5.63%) ETRM
11 8 (5.63%) Asset Management
12 7 (4.93%) ERP
12 7 (4.93%) Investment Management
13 6 (4.23%) System Testing
13 6 (4.23%) Data Modelling
13 6 (4.23%) Programme Management
14 5 (3.52%) Fund Management
14 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.49%) SQL
2 2 (1.41%) C#
3 1 (0.70%) Java
3 1 (0.70%) VBA
3 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.70%) ISEB
1 1 (0.70%) PMP
1 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (62.68%) Dodd-Frank
2 30 (21.13%) MiFID
3 21 (14.79%) FATCA
4 11 (7.75%) QA
5 7 (4.93%) AIFMD
6 2 (1.41%) Basel III
7 1 (0.70%) SLA
7 1 (0.70%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.34%) Calypso
2 7 (4.93%) OpenLink
2 7 (4.93%) SAP
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.93%) Murex
2 7 (4.93%) Brady
2 7 (4.93%) Triple Point
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle
4 1 (0.70%) BI-SAM
4 1 (0.70%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.70%) Pega
4 1 (0.70%) Misys
4 1 (0.70%) Thunderhead
4 1 (0.70%) HP
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