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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 340 215 405
Rank change year-on-year
-125 +190
Contract jobs citing EMIR 71 240 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.96% 0.064%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.86% 11.67% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 201 12
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£550 £550 £633
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £420 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £750 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £950 £525
% change year-on-year
-55.26% +80.95%
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
1839 2056 2141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.72% 8.19% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1274 1438 1459
Average daily rate £438 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 50
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.40 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £65.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -27 23 £550 +4.76% 6
EMIR
England

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 158 (71.82%) Dodd-Frank
2 111 (50.45%) Banking
3 95 (43.18%) Derivative
4 81 (36.82%) Finance
5 75 (34.09%) Investment Banking
6 54 (24.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 53 (24.09%) Front Office
8 45 (20.45%) Fixed Income
9 44 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 39 (17.73%) Project Management
11 37 (16.82%) MiFID
12 36 (16.36%) SQL
13 33 (15.00%) Back Office
14 32 (14.55%) Equities
15 24 (10.91%) Change Management
15 24 (10.91%) FATCA
16 23 (10.45%) Risk Management
17 20 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (8.18%) PRINCE2
19 17 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
20 15 (6.82%) Asset Management
21 13 (5.91%) Equity Derivative
21 13 (5.91%) AIFMD
22 12 (5.45%) ETRM
22 12 (5.45%) Data Analysis
22 12 (5.45%) Murex
22 12 (5.45%) Migration
23 11 (5.00%) OpenLink
23 11 (5.00%) Endur
23 11 (5.00%) FpML

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.73%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.00%) Endur
1 11 (5.00%) Aligne
2 9 (4.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (4.09%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (4.09%) ZaiNet
2 9 (4.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (4.09%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 2 (0.91%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.45%) Summit
4 1 (0.45%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.45%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.45%) Minerva
4 1 (0.45%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.36%) MS Access
3 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.45%) JIRA
1 1 (0.45%) TestComplete
1 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 111 (50.45%) Banking
2 81 (36.82%) Finance
3 75 (34.09%) Investment Banking
4 53 (24.09%) Front Office
5 33 (15.00%) Back Office
6 8 (3.64%) Legal
7 5 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.82%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Retail
10 1 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 130 (59.09%) Analyst
2 117 (53.18%) Business Analyst
3 57 (25.91%) Project Manager
4 13 (5.91%) Architect
5 11 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
6 8 (3.64%) Test Analyst
6 8 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (3.18%) Business Manager
8 6 (2.73%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (2.73%) Senior Manager
8 6 (2.73%) Programme Manager
8 6 (2.73%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (2.73%) Data Analyst
8 6 (2.73%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (2.27%) Business Architect
9 5 (2.27%) Developer
9 5 (2.27%) Business Project Manager
9 5 (2.27%) IT Business Analyst
10 4 (1.82%) AIFMD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.00%) FpML
1 11 (5.00%) XML
2 7 (3.18%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) WinForms
3 1 (0.45%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.45%) Flash
3 1 (0.45%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.45%) CSS
3 1 (0.45%) XSL
3 1 (0.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.45%) LINQ
3 1 (0.45%) WCF
3 1 (0.45%) jQuery
3 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.45%) Ext JS
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 95 (43.18%) Derivative
2 54 (24.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (20.45%) Fixed Income
4 32 (14.55%) Equities
5 13 (5.91%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (3.64%) Credit Derivative
7 7 (3.18%) DTCC
7 7 (3.18%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.27%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.27%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.36%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.91%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.45%) PMI
11 1 (0.45%) Wiki
11 1 (0.45%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 39 (17.73%) Project Management
3 24 (10.91%) Change Management
4 23 (10.45%) Risk Management
5 20 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (8.18%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (6.82%) Asset Management
9 12 (5.45%) ETRM
9 12 (5.45%) Data Analysis
9 12 (5.45%) Migration
10 10 (4.55%) Use Case
11 9 (4.09%) ERP
12 8 (3.64%) Investment Management
12 8 (3.64%) Data Modelling
12 8 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (2.73%) Programme Management
14 5 (2.27%) Regression Testing
14 5 (2.27%) Six Sigma
14 5 (2.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.36%) SQL
2 9 (4.09%) Java
3 6 (2.73%) C#
4 3 (1.36%) C++
4 3 (1.36%) VBA
5 1 (0.45%) C
5 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) Perl
5 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.45%) VBScript
5 1 (0.45%) VB
5 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (3.18%) ISEB
1 7 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (3.18%) Degree
2 5 (2.27%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.82%) PMP
4 3 (1.36%) IIBA
5 1 (0.45%) CBAP
5 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (71.82%) Dodd-Frank
2 37 (16.82%) MiFID
3 24 (10.91%) FATCA
4 13 (5.91%) AIFMD
5 8 (3.64%) QA
6 7 (3.18%) Basel III
7 2 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.45%) Basel II
8 1 (0.45%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.45%) COREP
8 1 (0.45%) FINREP
8 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 12 (5.45%) Murex
2 11 (5.00%) OpenLink
3 10 (4.55%) Brady
4 9 (4.09%) SAP
4 9 (4.09%) Triple Point
5 8 (3.64%) Oracle
6 7 (3.18%) Calypso
7 6 (2.73%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.82%) SunGard
9 3 (1.36%) Sybase
10 2 (0.91%) GoldenSource
10 2 (0.91%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.45%) Open Text
11 1 (0.45%) Thunderhead
11 1 (0.45%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.45%) Informatica
11 1 (0.45%) Reuters
11 1 (0.45%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.45%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.45%) Sencha
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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