The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa
Rank 333 346 404
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +58
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 83 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.15% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 12
Average daily rate £550 £550 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £430 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £645 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11024 10158 12136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 46.21% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7174 6441 7336
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 251 306
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.10 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Fidessa
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 20 £550 - 14
Fidessa
England

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 71 (47.33%) Bloomberg
2 68 (45.33%) Banking
3 65 (43.33%) Finance
4 58 (38.67%) Windows
5 57 (38.00%) Reuters
6 52 (34.67%) Front Office
7 50 (33.33%) Equities
8 37 (24.67%) Windows 7
9 33 (22.00%) Blackberry
10 31 (20.67%) Investment Banking
11 30 (20.00%) MS Office
12 26 (17.33%) IBM Notes
12 26 (17.33%) Lotus
13 25 (16.67%) Java
14 23 (15.33%) Back Office
14 23 (15.33%) UNIX
15 21 (14.00%) Windows XP
15 21 (14.00%) Financial Institution
16 19 (12.67%) SQL
17 18 (12.00%) Eikon
17 18 (12.00%) Active Directory
17 18 (12.00%) Citrix
18 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
19 15 (10.00%) Project Management
19 15 (10.00%) Fixed Income
19 15 (10.00%) Tesseract
20 14 (9.33%) Minerva
20 14 (9.33%) Hedge funds
21 12 (8.00%) Sentinel
21 12 (8.00%) Sybase

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 26 (17.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (20.00%) MS Office
2 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (12.00%) Eikon
2 15 (10.00%) Tesseract
3 14 (9.33%) Minerva
4 12 (8.00%) Sentinel
5 8 (5.33%) Capstone
6 7 (4.67%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.67%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) VPN
2 7 (4.67%) LAN
2 7 (4.67%) WAN
3 4 (2.67%) Broadband
3 4 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.00%) Multicast
5 2 (1.33%) AMQP
5 2 (1.33%) SMS
6 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.00%) MySQL
3 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.67%) KDB
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Subversion
2 5 (3.33%) Maven
3 4 (2.67%) JUnit
4 3 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.00%) jMock
5 2 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.33%) Ant
5 2 (1.33%) ProC
General
1 68 (45.33%) Banking
2 65 (43.33%) Finance
3 52 (34.67%) Front Office
4 31 (20.67%) Investment Banking
5 23 (15.33%) Back Office
6 21 (14.00%) Financial Institution
7 9 (6.00%) Retail
8 4 (2.67%) Advertising
9 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (37.33%) Analyst
2 32 (21.33%) Business Analyst
3 25 (16.67%) Developer
4 23 (15.33%) Support Engineer
5 19 (12.67%) Desktop Support
5 19 (12.67%) Fidessa Analyst
6 12 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.33%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.67%) Fidessa Business Analyst
9 9 (6.00%) Fidessa Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Systems Test Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.00%) JMS
1 9 (6.00%) Middleware
2 8 (5.33%) Spring
3 7 (4.67%) Java EE
4 5 (3.33%) JTS
4 5 (3.33%) XML
4 5 (3.33%) JTA
5 4 (2.67%) Web Services
5 4 (2.67%) FpML
5 4 (2.67%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.00%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.33%) Swing
7 2 (1.33%) WCF
7 2 (1.33%) REST
8 1 (0.67%) FIXML
8 1 (0.67%) XBRL
8 1 (0.67%) J2EE
8 1 (0.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 50 (33.33%) Equities
2 33 (22.00%) Blackberry
3 15 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 14 (9.33%) Hedge funds
5 10 (6.67%) iPhone
5 10 (6.67%) Derivative
6 3 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.33%) Blog
7 2 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 58 (38.67%) Windows
2 37 (24.67%) Windows 7
3 23 (15.33%) UNIX
4 21 (14.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (4.67%) Linux
6 3 (2.00%) Solaris
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.00%) Project Management
2 11 (7.33%) Business Analysis
3 10 (6.67%) UML
3 10 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 9 (6.00%) OO
4 9 (6.00%) Migration
4 9 (6.00%) Asset Management
5 8 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.33%) TDD
5 8 (5.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 7 (4.67%) BDD
6 7 (4.67%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (4.00%) Fund Management
7 6 (4.00%) Investment Management
8 5 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.33%) Change Management
9 3 (2.00%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (2.00%) Scrum
9 3 (2.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.67%) Java
2 19 (12.67%) SQL
3 10 (6.67%) Tcl
4 6 (4.00%) C#
5 5 (3.33%) C
6 4 (2.67%) Perl
6 4 (2.67%) VBScript
6 4 (2.67%) VB
7 3 (2.00%) C++
8 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.33%) VBA
8 2 (1.33%) Python
8 2 (1.33%) Lisp
8 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.33%) MCITP
3 2 (1.33%) MCSE
4 1 (0.67%) Degree
4 1 (0.67%) MCDST
4 1 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (47.33%) Bloomberg
2 57 (38.00%) Reuters
3 26 (17.33%) Lotus
4 18 (12.00%) Citrix
5 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (8.00%) Sybase
7 11 (7.33%) Murex
8 7 (4.67%) JBoss
8 7 (4.67%) thinkFolio
9 6 (4.00%) Oracle
10 5 (3.33%) Charles River
11 4 (2.67%) CQG
11 4 (2.67%) Calypso
12 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.00%) ION Trading
13 2 (1.33%) SunGard
13 2 (1.33%) Cisco
13 2 (1.33%) Peregrine
14 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
14 1 (0.67%) Sophis
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