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 19 September 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.

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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa
Rank 382 352 365
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 38 82 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.71% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 52 30
Average daily rate
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£450 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.23% +13.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £174 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £624 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - £301 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
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
11240 11609 11761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.89% 46.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7272 7557 7142
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 256 334
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +2 6 £438 -16.66% 7
Fidessa
England

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 62 (55.86%) Banking
2 60 (54.05%) Equities
3 53 (47.75%) UNIX
4 52 (46.85%) Finance
5 50 (45.05%) Front Office
6 49 (44.14%) Windows
7 45 (40.54%) Java
8 35 (31.53%) Sybase
9 33 (29.73%) SQL
10 31 (27.93%) Bloomberg
11 29 (26.13%) Investment Banking
12 28 (25.23%) Relational Database
12 28 (25.23%) Oracle
13 25 (22.52%) Tcl
14 23 (20.72%) C#
14 23 (20.72%) Financial Institution
15 20 (18.02%) Reuters
16 19 (17.12%) C
17 15 (13.51%) Blackberry
17 15 (13.51%) Management Information System
17 15 (13.51%) Windows 7
18 14 (12.61%) Tandem
18 14 (12.61%) Linux
18 14 (12.61%) OO
19 13 (11.71%) MS Office
20 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
21 11 (9.91%) Fixed Income
21 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
21 11 (9.91%) Subversion
22 10 (9.01%) Citrix

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (9.01%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Confluence
5 1 (0.90%) Mule
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Office
2 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Project
3 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.90%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Eikon
2 6 (5.41%) Tesseract
2 6 (5.41%) Minerva
3 5 (4.50%) Capstone
4 4 (3.60%) Sentinel
4 4 (3.60%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.90%) Global One
5 1 (0.90%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.90%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) LAN
2 3 (2.70%) Internet
2 3 (2.70%) WAN
2 3 (2.70%) VPN
2 3 (2.70%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.80%) AMQP
3 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.90%) VoIP
4 1 (0.90%) DHCP
4 1 (0.90%) Broadband
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.70%) MySQL
4 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.90%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Subversion
2 4 (3.60%) JUnit
3 3 (2.70%) jMock
4 2 (1.80%) Maven
4 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.90%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.90%) JMeter
5 1 (0.90%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.90%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.90%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) Selenium
5 1 (0.90%) FitNesse
General
1 62 (55.86%) Banking
2 52 (46.85%) Finance
3 50 (45.05%) Front Office
4 29 (26.13%) Investment Banking
5 23 (20.72%) Financial Institution
6 6 (5.41%) Back Office
7 5 (4.50%) Advertising
8 3 (2.70%) French Language
9 1 (0.90%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (36.04%) Developer
2 37 (33.33%) Analyst
3 31 (27.93%) Fidessa Developer
4 28 (25.23%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.91%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Help Desk Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Service Desk Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.50%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Desktop Support
10 3 (2.70%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.70%) Consultant
10 3 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (2.70%) Fidessa Business Analyst
10 3 (2.70%) Fidessa Consultant
10 3 (2.70%) Fidessa Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) JMS
2 8 (7.21%) Java EE
2 8 (7.21%) Middleware
3 7 (6.31%) JTS
3 7 (6.31%) JTA
4 6 (5.41%) Spring
5 5 (4.50%) Web Services
5 5 (4.50%) XML
6 4 (3.60%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.70%) FIXML
7 3 (2.70%) WinForms
8 2 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.80%) WCF
8 2 (1.80%) REST
8 2 (1.80%) XSLT
8 2 (1.80%) MSMQ
8 2 (1.80%) XBRL
8 2 (1.80%) FpML
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 60 (54.05%) Equities
2 15 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 15 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 14 (12.61%) Tandem
4 11 (9.91%) Fixed Income
5 7 (6.31%) Derivative
5 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (4.50%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.80%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.80%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.90%) Open Source
8 1 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.90%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.90%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 53 (47.75%) UNIX
2 49 (44.14%) Windows
3 15 (13.51%) Windows 7
4 14 (12.61%) Linux
5 5 (4.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.90%) Solaris
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.61%) OO
2 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (8.11%) UML
4 8 (7.21%) TDD
4 8 (7.21%) Asset Management
4 8 (7.21%) BDD
5 6 (5.41%) Business Analysis
5 6 (5.41%) Project Management
6 5 (4.50%) Migration
6 5 (4.50%) OOP
6 5 (4.50%) Low Latency
7 4 (3.60%) Investment Management
8 3 (2.70%) Workflow
9 2 (1.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (1.80%) Resource Management
9 2 (1.80%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (1.80%) Change Control
9 2 (1.80%) Coaching
9 2 (1.80%) ITIL
10 1 (0.90%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (40.54%) Java
2 33 (29.73%) SQL
3 25 (22.52%) Tcl
4 23 (20.72%) C#
5 19 (17.12%) C
6 5 (4.50%) VB
6 5 (4.50%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.90%) VBA
8 1 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.80%) XenApp
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (31.53%) Sybase
2 31 (27.93%) Bloomberg
3 28 (25.23%) Oracle
4 20 (18.02%) Reuters
5 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 10 (9.01%) Citrix
7 9 (8.11%) Murex
7 9 (8.11%) Lotus
8 8 (7.21%) Perforce
8 8 (7.21%) JBoss
9 3 (2.70%) Cisco
9 3 (2.70%) thinkFolio
10 2 (1.80%) HP
10 2 (1.80%) Avaya
10 2 (1.80%) Apple
10 2 (1.80%) Charles River
11 1 (0.90%) CQG
11 1 (0.90%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.90%) Remedy
11 1 (0.90%) AppSense