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 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 343 381 380
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -1
Contract jobs citing FpML 71 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.53% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 31
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £444 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
7328 7866 7680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.24% 31.19% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5321 5726 5406
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
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 40 44 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £75.00 £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 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 1 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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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 +29 18 £550 +1.14% 5
FpML
England

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 73 (70.87%) XML
2 56 (54.37%) Finance
3 50 (48.54%) Banking
4 49 (47.57%) Derivative
5 42 (40.78%) Investment Banking
6 36 (34.95%) SQL
7 29 (28.16%) Front Office
8 27 (26.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (22.33%) Fixed Income
10 22 (21.36%) Business Analysis
11 19 (18.45%) XSLT
12 18 (17.48%) Data Modelling
12 18 (17.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 16 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (15.53%) EMIR
14 15 (14.56%) Murex
14 15 (14.56%) Java
15 14 (13.59%) FIXML
15 14 (13.59%) Back Office
15 14 (13.59%) Subversion
15 14 (13.59%) Data Analysis
16 13 (12.62%) Regression Testing
17 12 (11.65%) Credit Derivative
18 11 (10.68%) Windows
19 10 (9.71%) Oracle
19 10 (9.71%) XML Schema
19 10 (9.71%) Project Management
19 10 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
20 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
20 9 (8.74%) Relational Database

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (4.85%) MQSeries
2 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.91%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.97%) Mule
3 1 (0.97%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (0.97%) SAS
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Summit
2 5 (4.85%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.97%) Endur
3 1 (0.97%) Findur
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) DSL
2 2 (1.94%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.77%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.94%) Datomic
8 1 (0.97%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.97%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.97%) QlikView
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.97%) MySQL
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Subversion
2 8 (7.77%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.83%) JIRA
4 2 (1.94%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.97%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) jMock
5 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.97%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.97%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.97%) JUnit
General
1 56 (54.37%) Finance
2 50 (48.54%) Banking
3 42 (40.78%) Investment Banking
4 29 (28.16%) Front Office
5 14 (13.59%) Back Office
6 7 (6.80%) Publishing
7 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.97%) Games
8 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (51.46%) Analyst
2 36 (34.95%) Business Analyst
3 20 (19.42%) Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Architect
4 11 (10.68%) Author
5 8 (7.77%) Data Architect
6 7 (6.80%) SQL Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Data Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.88%) IT Business Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Business Data Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (70.87%) XML
2 19 (18.45%) XSLT
3 14 (13.59%) FIXML
4 10 (9.71%) XML Schema
5 8 (7.77%) JMS
5 8 (7.77%) Middleware
6 7 (6.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (6.80%) STL
7 6 (5.83%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.83%) Spring
8 5 (4.85%) XSD
9 4 (3.88%) REST
10 3 (2.91%) XML Messaging
10 3 (2.91%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (2.91%) SOAP
11 2 (1.94%) .NET
11 2 (1.94%) JDBC
11 2 (1.94%) JTS
11 2 (1.94%) XBRL
11 2 (1.94%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (47.57%) Derivative
2 27 (26.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (22.33%) Fixed Income
4 18 (17.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 12 (11.65%) Credit Derivative
6 8 (7.77%) DTCC
7 6 (5.83%) SWIFT
8 5 (4.85%) Reference Data
8 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.88%) Equities
9 4 (3.88%) Market Risk
9 4 (3.88%) Credit Risk
10 3 (2.91%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.94%) User Experience
11 2 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.97%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.97%) Open Source
12 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Windows
2 9 (8.74%) UNIX
3 6 (5.83%) Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) Business Analysis
2 18 (17.48%) Data Modelling
3 16 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (13.59%) Data Analysis
5 13 (12.62%) Regression Testing
6 10 (9.71%) Project Management
6 10 (9.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.77%) Risk Management
8 8 (7.77%) Analytics
8 8 (7.77%) TDD
9 7 (6.80%) Workflow
9 7 (6.80%) Migration
10 6 (5.83%) Validation
10 6 (5.83%) Data Mapping
10 6 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.85%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (3.88%) OO
12 4 (3.88%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.95%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) Java
3 8 (7.77%) C++
4 7 (6.80%) VC++
5 3 (2.91%) XPath
5 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.94%) C#
6 2 (1.94%) Python
7 1 (0.97%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.97%) VBA
7 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.97%) Perl
7 1 (0.97%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) ISEB
2 2 (1.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.53%) EMIR
2 8 (7.77%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (3.88%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.97%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (14.56%) Murex
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle
3 8 (7.77%) Sybase
3 8 (7.77%) TIBCO
4 7 (6.80%) Tradeweb
5 5 (4.85%) HP
6 4 (3.88%) Calypso
6 4 (3.88%) IBM
6 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.91%) ION Trading
7 3 (2.91%) OpenLink
8 2 (1.94%) JBoss
8 2 (1.94%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.94%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.94%) Altova
9 1 (0.97%) Microgen
9 1 (0.97%) Palantir
9 1 (0.97%) SmartStream
9 1 (0.97%) BMC
9 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
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