The table below looks at the statistics for FpML 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 FpML over the 3 months to 1 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 369 371 365
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing FpML 50 47 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.59% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 39
Average daily rate
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£575 £525 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £435 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £608 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FpML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7417 8005 7799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.50% 31.60% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5195 5796 5534
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 55 75
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.01 £15.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

FpML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FpML across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FpML Jobs Demand Trend in London

FpML
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FpML Daily Rate Trend in London

FpML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FpML across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

FpML Daily Rate Histogram in London

FpML
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 FpML within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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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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 +12 13 £550 +4.76% 5
FpML
England

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FpML 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 FpML.

1 63 (74.12%) XML
2 51 (60.00%) Derivative
3 50 (58.82%) Finance
4 42 (49.41%) Banking
5 39 (45.88%) Investment Banking
6 30 (35.29%) SQL
7 25 (29.41%) Front Office
8 20 (23.53%) Fixed Income
9 19 (22.35%) XSLT
10 18 (21.18%) Data Modelling
10 18 (21.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (21.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 18 (21.18%) Business Analysis
11 17 (20.00%) Back Office
12 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (15.29%) Subversion
13 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis
13 13 (15.29%) Project Management
14 12 (14.12%) Credit Derivative
14 12 (14.12%) Java
14 12 (14.12%) EMIR
15 11 (12.94%) Windows
16 10 (11.76%) Murex
16 10 (11.76%) DSL
16 10 (11.76%) XML Schema
17 9 (10.59%) FIXML
17 9 (10.59%) Oracle
17 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
17 9 (10.59%) DTCC
17 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FpML 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 FpML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.53%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Summit
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.18%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.18%) Endur
2 1 (1.18%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) DSL
2 1 (1.18%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.18%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.18%) QlikView
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Subversion
2 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.71%) Maven
4 2 (2.35%) XMLSpy
4 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.35%) JUnit
4 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.18%) jMock
General
1 50 (58.82%) Finance
2 42 (49.41%) Banking
3 39 (45.88%) Investment Banking
4 25 (29.41%) Front Office
5 17 (20.00%) Back Office
6 7 (8.24%) Publishing
7 4 (4.71%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (52.94%) Analyst
2 30 (35.29%) Business Analyst
3 22 (25.88%) Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Author
5 9 (10.59%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Architect
7 4 (4.71%) Murex Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Business Data Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Programme Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Murex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (74.12%) XML
2 19 (22.35%) XSLT
3 10 (11.76%) XML Schema
4 9 (10.59%) FIXML
5 7 (8.24%) Middleware
5 7 (8.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (8.24%) STL
6 6 (7.06%) Drools
6 6 (7.06%) JRules
6 6 (7.06%) Spring
7 5 (5.88%) JMS
7 5 (5.88%) XSD
8 4 (4.71%) Hibernate
8 4 (4.71%) REST
9 3 (3.53%) Murex MxML
9 3 (3.53%) XML Messaging
9 3 (3.53%) Java EE
9 3 (3.53%) SOAP
10 2 (2.35%) MSMQ
10 2 (2.35%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (60.00%) Derivative
2 20 (23.53%) Fixed Income
3 18 (21.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (21.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 12 (14.12%) Credit Derivative
5 9 (10.59%) DTCC
6 8 (9.41%) Reference Data
7 6 (7.06%) SWIFT
8 4 (4.71%) Credit Risk
8 4 (4.71%) Market Risk
9 2 (2.35%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.18%) Exotic Derivative
10 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.18%) Open Source
10 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Data Modelling
1 18 (21.18%) Business Analysis
2 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis
3 13 (15.29%) Project Management
4 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
5 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (9.41%) Regression Testing
5 8 (9.41%) Risk Management
6 7 (8.24%) Workflow
6 7 (8.24%) Validation
7 6 (7.06%) Data Mapping
7 6 (7.06%) Wealth Management
7 6 (7.06%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (7.06%) Analytics
7 6 (7.06%) Business Transformation
8 5 (5.88%) Migration
9 4 (4.71%) TDD
9 4 (4.71%) Project Planning
9 4 (4.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) SQL
2 12 (14.12%) Java
3 8 (9.41%) C++
4 7 (8.24%) VC++
5 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.53%) VBA
5 3 (3.53%) XPath
6 2 (2.35%) C#
7 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) ISEB
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) EMIR
2 8 (9.41%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (9.41%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) Basel III
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) Basel II
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Murex
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Tradeweb
4 6 (7.06%) ION Trading
5 5 (5.88%) Fidessa
5 5 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 5 (5.88%) Bloomberg
6 3 (3.53%) OpenLink
6 3 (3.53%) Sybase
6 3 (3.53%) JBoss
6 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.35%) Calypso
7 2 (2.35%) Altova
8 1 (1.18%) Microgen
8 1 (1.18%) Palantir
8 1 (1.18%) SmartStream
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.18%) Sun
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
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