The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fidessa over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Fidessa Group plc.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa
Rank 397 391 356
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 36 30 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.30% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 41
Average daily rate £600 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fidessa
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9457 9916 10309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.10% 44.26% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6407 6410 6718
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 218 205
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Fidessa
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Fidessa Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fidessa
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fidessa across the London region.

Fidessa Daily Rate Trend in London

Fidessa
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fidessa across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Fidessa Daily Rate Histogram in London

Fidessa
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Fidessa Hourly Rate Trend in London

Fidessa
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 Fidessa within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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 +46 10 £550 +4.76% 7
Canary Wharf - 3 £701 -
Fidessa
England

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 51 (54.84%) Equities
1 51 (54.84%) Banking
2 50 (53.76%) FIX Protocol
3 48 (51.61%) Front Office
4 42 (45.16%) Investment Banking
5 39 (41.94%) Unix
6 31 (33.33%) Java
7 29 (31.18%) Finance
8 28 (30.11%) Sybase
9 24 (25.81%) Linux
10 22 (23.66%) SQL
11 21 (22.58%) Windows
12 20 (21.51%) Tcl
13 19 (20.43%) Shell Script
14 16 (17.20%) Fixed Income
14 16 (17.20%) Oracle
15 15 (16.13%) Derivative
16 13 (13.98%) QA
17 12 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
17 12 (12.90%) ITIL
17 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
18 11 (11.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 11 (11.83%) Back Office
19 10 (10.75%) Multithreading
20 9 (9.68%) Bloomberg
20 9 (9.68%) JMS
20 9 (9.68%) Data Modelling
20 9 (9.68%) Business Analysis
20 9 (9.68%) Spring
21 8 (8.60%) JSON

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Sentinel
2 6 (6.45%) LatentZero
2 6 (6.45%) Minerva
3 5 (5.38%) Tesseract
4 4 (4.30%) Summit
5 3 (3.23%) Eikon
6 2 (2.15%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (1.08%) Global One
7 1 (1.08%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Firewall
1 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) Multicast
3 1 (1.08%) BGP
3 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Hazelcast
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.15%) KDB
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.08%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.08%) OLAP
4 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) JIRA
2 3 (3.23%) Maven
3 2 (2.15%) Ant
3 2 (2.15%) Subversion
General
1 51 (54.84%) Banking
2 48 (51.61%) Front Office
3 42 (45.16%) Investment Banking
4 29 (31.18%) Finance
5 11 (11.83%) Back Office
6 6 (6.45%) Retail
7 4 (4.30%) Legal
8 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (54.84%) Analyst
2 28 (30.11%) Developer
3 23 (24.73%) Applications Support
4 22 (23.66%) Fidessa Analyst
5 21 (22.58%) Business Analyst
5 21 (22.58%) Support Analyst
6 19 (20.43%) Applications Support Analyst
7 17 (18.28%) Fidessa Developer
8 13 (13.98%) Java Developer
9 11 (11.83%) Fidessa Support
10 9 (9.68%) Fidessa Support Analyst
11 7 (7.53%) Business IT Analyst
11 7 (7.53%) Fidessa Business Analyst
11 7 (7.53%) IT Analyst
11 7 (7.53%) IT Business Analyst
12 6 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
12 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
13 5 (5.38%) CRM Analyst
13 5 (5.38%) Database Analyst
13 5 (5.38%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (53.76%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (9.68%) JMS
2 9 (9.68%) Spring
3 8 (8.60%) Ehcache
3 8 (8.60%) JSON
3 8 (8.60%) REST
3 8 (8.60%) Spring Security
4 7 (7.53%) XML
5 4 (4.30%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.23%) J2EE
7 2 (2.15%) Swing
8 1 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.08%) JPA
8 1 (1.08%) Rendezvous
8 1 (1.08%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.08%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (54.84%) Equities
2 16 (17.20%) Fixed Income
3 15 (16.13%) Derivative
4 11 (11.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.45%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.23%) VWAP
7 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.94%) Unix
2 24 (25.81%) Linux
3 21 (22.58%) Windows
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.45%) Solaris
6 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
1 12 (12.90%) ITIL
2 10 (10.75%) Multithreading
3 9 (9.68%) Business Analysis
3 9 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 8 (8.60%) Algorithmic Trading
5 6 (6.45%) Project Management
5 6 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.38%) Analytics
6 5 (5.38%) Change Management
6 5 (5.38%) CRM
6 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.38%) Release Management
7 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.30%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.23%) SDLC
8 3 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.33%) Java
2 22 (23.66%) SQL
3 20 (21.51%) Tcl
4 19 (20.43%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.60%) C#
6 2 (2.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.08%) C
7 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) QA
2 5 (5.38%) MiFID
3 4 (4.30%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (4.30%) EMIR
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) Sybase
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle
3 9 (9.68%) Bloomberg
4 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 6 (6.45%) Trayport
6 5 (5.38%) Reuters
7 4 (4.30%) Calypso
7 4 (4.30%) Murex
8 3 (3.23%) BT
8 3 (3.23%) Radianz
9 2 (2.15%) CQG
9 2 (2.15%) FactSet
9 2 (2.15%) SimCorp
9 2 (2.15%) Sophis
10 1 (1.08%) Charles River
10 1 (1.08%) Eze Castle Integration
10 1 (1.08%) Linedata
10 1 (1.08%) SunGard
10 1 (1.08%) TIBCO