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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 296 272 217
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -55
Contract jobs citing EMIR 106 137 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.60% 0.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.98% 7.14% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 118 156
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £398 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £650 £350
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +85.71%
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
1773 1920 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.09% 8.43% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1383 1325
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -15.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.40 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.00 £59.95 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +13.51%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 26 £650 +18.18% 6
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 110 (65.48%) Banking
2 101 (60.12%) Dodd-Frank
3 80 (47.62%) Investment Banking
4 72 (42.86%) Finance
5 57 (33.93%) MiFID
6 45 (26.79%) FATCA
7 44 (26.19%) Derivative
8 32 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (18.45%) Business Analysis
10 24 (14.29%) SQL
11 23 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (13.10%) Equities
12 22 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (13.10%) Project Management
13 21 (12.50%) Front Office
13 21 (12.50%) Workflow
14 19 (11.31%) Fixed Income
15 17 (10.12%) Change Management
16 16 (9.52%) JIRA
17 15 (8.93%) QA
17 15 (8.93%) Calypso
18 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (7.74%) Back Office
19 12 (7.14%) Oracle
19 12 (7.14%) Summit
19 12 (7.14%) SDLC
19 12 (7.14%) Degree
20 11 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
20 11 (6.55%) Basel III
20 11 (6.55%) Java

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Summit
2 1 (0.60%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.60%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.60%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.60%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
1 1 (0.60%) PaaS
1 1 (0.60%) IaaS
1 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) DSL
1 1 (0.60%) Intranet
1 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.38%) Pentaho
3 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (1.19%) NUnit
2 2 (1.19%) CruiseControl
2 2 (1.19%) FitNesse
2 2 (1.19%) MSBuild
General
1 110 (65.48%) Banking
2 80 (47.62%) Investment Banking
3 72 (42.86%) Finance
4 21 (12.50%) Front Office
5 13 (7.74%) Back Office
6 9 (5.36%) Retail
7 6 (3.57%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.98%) Legal
9 3 (1.79%) Advertising
9 3 (1.79%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Publishing
10 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (59.52%) Analyst
2 92 (54.76%) Business Analyst
3 27 (16.07%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 9 (5.36%) Technical Business Analyst
5 9 (5.36%) Developer
6 7 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 7 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (3.57%) Programme Manager
7 6 (3.57%) IT Business Analyst
7 6 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 5 (2.98%) Test Leader
8 5 (2.98%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Lead Business Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Report Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (2.38%) Consultant
9 4 (2.38%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.76%) FpML
2 6 (3.57%) XML
2 6 (3.57%) .NET
3 4 (2.38%) Middleware
3 4 (2.38%) Spring
3 4 (2.38%) Spring Integration
3 4 (2.38%) Drools
4 3 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.19%) FIXML
5 2 (1.19%) AutoMapper
5 2 (1.19%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.19%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.19%) LINQ
5 2 (1.19%) WCF
5 2 (1.19%) Autofac
5 2 (1.19%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.19%) jQuery
5 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.19%) Derivative
2 32 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (13.10%) Equities
4 19 (11.31%) Fixed Income
5 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.95%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.95%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (5.95%) Reference Data
7 9 (5.36%) ASIC
8 7 (4.17%) DTCC
9 6 (3.57%) Swaptions
10 5 (2.98%) Contract for Difference
10 5 (2.98%) User Experience
11 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
11 4 (2.38%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.79%) Credit Risk
13 2 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
14 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
14 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.17%) UNIX
2 2 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.45%) Business Analysis
2 23 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.10%) Project Management
4 21 (12.50%) Workflow
5 17 (10.12%) Change Management
6 12 (7.14%) SDLC
7 11 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (5.36%) Asset Management
8 9 (5.36%) Scrum
9 8 (4.76%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.17%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.17%) Data Analysis
11 6 (3.57%) Process Management
11 6 (3.57%) TDD
11 6 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (2.98%) Change Control
12 5 (2.98%) Software Delivery
12 5 (2.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (6.55%) Java
3 7 (4.17%) C#
4 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.19%) CISA
3 2 (1.19%) CISM
4 1 (0.60%) CRISC
4 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (60.12%) Dodd-Frank
2 57 (33.93%) MiFID
3 45 (26.79%) FATCA
4 15 (8.93%) QA
5 11 (6.55%) Basel III
6 5 (2.98%) AIFMD
7 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (1.19%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.60%) SLA
8 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.60%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (8.93%) Calypso
2 12 (7.14%) Oracle
3 7 (4.17%) IBM
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.38%) HP
4 4 (2.38%) Sybase
4 4 (2.38%) Pega
5 2 (1.19%) Twitter
6 1 (0.60%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.60%) SAP
6 1 (0.60%) Misys
6 1 (0.60%) CA
6 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.60%) OpenLink
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £515 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £610 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 28 days ago