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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 357 387 370
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Contract jobs citing FpML 71 32 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.41% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 28 36
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £475 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £661 £625 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.02
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
7469 7851 7505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.32% 30.99% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5488 5718 5331
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 48 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £59.87 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +29 20 £550 -4.34% 2
FpML
England

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 75 (72.12%) XML
2 56 (53.85%) Finance
3 47 (45.19%) Banking
3 47 (45.19%) Derivative
4 41 (39.42%) SQL
5 40 (38.46%) Investment Banking
6 28 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (26.92%) Front Office
7 25 (24.04%) Business Analysis
8 23 (22.12%) Fixed Income
9 19 (18.27%) Java
9 19 (18.27%) XSLT
10 18 (17.31%) Data Modelling
10 18 (17.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 16 (15.38%) EMIR
11 16 (15.38%) Murex
11 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (14.42%) Subversion
13 14 (13.46%) Regression Testing
13 14 (13.46%) Back Office
14 13 (12.50%) UNIX
14 13 (12.50%) Data Analysis
14 13 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (11.54%) Analytics
16 11 (10.58%) Oracle
16 11 (10.58%) FIXML
16 11 (10.58%) Credit Derivative
17 10 (9.62%) Project Management
17 10 (9.62%) Sybase
17 10 (9.62%) Windows

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (6.73%) MQSeries
2 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.88%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (1.92%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) SAS
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.96%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Summit
2 7 (6.73%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.96%) Endur
3 1 (0.96%) Findur
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) DSL
2 1 (0.96%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.92%) Datomic
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.96%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (0.96%) QlikView
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Subversion
2 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.73%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.92%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.96%) CppUnit
General
1 56 (53.85%) Finance
2 47 (45.19%) Banking
3 40 (38.46%) Investment Banking
4 28 (26.92%) Front Office
5 14 (13.46%) Back Office
6 4 (3.85%) Publishing
7 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (59.62%) Analyst
2 43 (41.35%) Business Analyst
3 20 (19.23%) Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Architect
5 8 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Data Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Author
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Middleware Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Business Data Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (72.12%) XML
2 19 (18.27%) XSLT
3 11 (10.58%) FIXML
4 9 (8.65%) Middleware
4 9 (8.65%) JMS
5 7 (6.73%) STL
5 7 (6.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (6.73%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.73%) Spring
6 5 (4.81%) XSD
6 5 (4.81%) XML Schema
6 5 (4.81%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (2.88%) REST
8 3 (2.88%) SOAP
9 2 (1.92%) .NET
9 2 (1.92%) JDBC
9 2 (1.92%) Murex MxML
9 2 (1.92%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.96%) MXML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (45.19%) Derivative
2 28 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (22.12%) Fixed Income
4 18 (17.31%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 11 (10.58%) Credit Derivative
6 8 (7.69%) DTCC
7 6 (5.77%) SWIFT
7 6 (5.77%) Equities
7 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.81%) Reference Data
9 4 (3.85%) Credit Risk
9 4 (3.85%) Market Risk
10 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.92%) User Experience
11 2 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.96%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (0.96%) ASIC
12 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) UNIX
2 10 (9.62%) Windows
3 7 (6.73%) Linux
4 6 (5.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) Business Analysis
2 18 (17.31%) Data Modelling
3 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (13.46%) Regression Testing
5 13 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 13 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (11.54%) Analytics
7 10 (9.62%) Project Management
8 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.65%) TDD
9 8 (7.69%) Migration
9 8 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.69%) Workflow
9 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.73%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (5.77%) Validation
11 6 (5.77%) Data Mapping
12 5 (4.81%) Change Control
13 4 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.42%) SQL
2 19 (18.27%) Java
3 8 (7.69%) C++
4 7 (6.73%) VC++
5 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.88%) XPath
6 2 (1.92%) Python
6 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.92%) C#
6 2 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (0.96%) RPG
7 1 (0.96%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) ISEB
2 2 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.38%) EMIR
2 7 (6.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (5.77%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.96%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Murex
2 11 (10.58%) Oracle
3 10 (9.62%) Sybase
3 10 (9.62%) TIBCO
4 7 (6.73%) Tradeweb
5 6 (5.77%) HP
5 6 (5.77%) IBM
6 5 (4.81%) Calypso
7 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.88%) OpenLink
8 3 (2.88%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.92%) Altova
9 2 (1.92%) BMC
10 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.96%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.96%) Microgen
10 1 (0.96%) Palantir
10 1 (0.96%) Sun
10 1 (0.96%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.96%) SmartStream
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