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 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 354 387 365
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -22
Contract jobs citing FpML 66 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.60% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 31
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£563 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £435 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £624 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
7422 7872 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.31% 31.32% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5323 5679 5365
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 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 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 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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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 +24 16 £550 +4.76% 4
FpML
England

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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 68 (71.58%) XML
2 53 (55.79%) Finance
3 49 (51.58%) Derivative
4 48 (50.53%) Banking
5 41 (43.16%) Investment Banking
6 33 (34.74%) SQL
7 27 (28.42%) Front Office
8 24 (25.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (24.21%) Fixed Income
10 21 (22.11%) Business Analysis
11 18 (18.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 18 (18.95%) XSLT
12 17 (17.89%) Data Modelling
12 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (16.84%) EMIR
14 15 (15.79%) Back Office
15 14 (14.74%) Java
15 14 (14.74%) Subversion
15 14 (14.74%) Data Analysis
16 13 (13.68%) Murex
17 12 (12.63%) FIXML
17 12 (12.63%) Credit Derivative
18 11 (11.58%) Regression Testing
18 11 (11.58%) Windows
19 10 (10.53%) Oracle
19 10 (10.53%) XML Schema
19 10 (10.53%) Project Management
20 9 (9.47%) DTCC
20 9 (9.47%) Unit Testing
20 9 (9.47%) Dodd-Frank

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 5 (5.26%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.16%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.05%) SAS
3 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.05%) Mule
3 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.05%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (4.21%) Summit
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.05%) Endur
3 1 (1.05%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) DSL
2 2 (2.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.11%) Datomic
8 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.05%) MySQL
8 1 (1.05%) QlikView
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (1.05%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Subversion
2 8 (8.42%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.21%) JIRA
4 2 (2.11%) XMLSpy
5 1 (1.05%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.05%) JUnit
5 1 (1.05%) jMock
5 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.05%) Maven
5 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.05%) CppUnit
General
1 53 (55.79%) Finance
2 48 (50.53%) Banking
3 41 (43.16%) Investment Banking
4 27 (28.42%) Front Office
5 15 (15.79%) Back Office
6 7 (7.37%) Publishing
7 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.05%) Games
8 1 (1.05%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 50 (52.63%) Analyst
2 34 (35.79%) Business Analyst
3 21 (22.11%) Developer
4 11 (11.58%) Author
5 8 (8.42%) Architect
6 7 (7.37%) Data Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Data Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (71.58%) XML
2 18 (18.95%) XSLT
3 12 (12.63%) FIXML
4 10 (10.53%) XML Schema
5 8 (8.42%) JMS
6 7 (7.37%) STL
6 7 (7.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (6.32%) Spring
7 6 (6.32%) Middleware
7 6 (6.32%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.26%) XSD
9 4 (4.21%) REST
10 3 (3.16%) SOAP
10 3 (3.16%) XML Messaging
11 2 (2.11%) Murex MxML
11 2 (2.11%) JTA
11 2 (2.11%) Java EE
11 2 (2.11%) .NET
11 2 (2.11%) JDBC
11 2 (2.11%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (51.58%) Derivative
2 24 (25.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (24.21%) Fixed Income
4 18 (18.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 12 (12.63%) Credit Derivative
6 9 (9.47%) DTCC
7 6 (6.32%) Reference Data
8 5 (5.26%) SWIFT
9 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (4.21%) Market Risk
9 4 (4.21%) Credit Risk
10 2 (2.11%) User Experience
10 2 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.11%) Equities
11 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.05%) ASIC
11 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
11 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.05%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (1.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 7 (7.37%) UNIX
3 6 (6.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Business Analysis
2 17 (17.89%) Data Modelling
2 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.74%) Data Analysis
4 11 (11.58%) Regression Testing
5 10 (10.53%) Project Management
6 9 (9.47%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (8.42%) TDD
7 8 (8.42%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.37%) Migration
9 6 (6.32%) Analytics
9 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.32%) Data Mapping
9 6 (6.32%) Validation
9 6 (6.32%) Workflow
10 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (4.21%) Risk Analytics
11 4 (4.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) SQL
2 14 (14.74%) Java
3 8 (8.42%) C++
4 7 (7.37%) VC++
5 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.16%) XPath
6 2 (2.11%) VBA
6 2 (2.11%) C#
6 2 (2.11%) Python
7 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.05%) Perl
7 1 (1.05%) RPG
7 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.05%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (2.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) EMIR
2 9 (9.47%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (4.21%) QA
4 1 (1.05%) Basel II
4 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Murex
2 10 (10.53%) Oracle
3 8 (8.42%) TIBCO
3 8 (8.42%) Sybase
4 7 (7.37%) Tradeweb
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.16%) Calypso
6 3 (3.16%) HP
6 3 (3.16%) OpenLink
6 3 (3.16%) ION Trading
7 2 (2.11%) Altova
7 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.11%) JBoss
7 2 (2.11%) Fidessa
7 2 (2.11%) IBM
8 1 (1.05%) SmartStream
8 1 (1.05%) Sun
8 1 (1.05%) BMC
8 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.05%) Palantir
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