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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 367 387 379
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing FpML 41 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.30% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 17
Average daily rate £531 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £610 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
6511 6235 6475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.21% 29.74% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4848 4656 4576
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 55
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.30 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +59 17 £550 -1.78% 2
FpML
England

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 54 (80.60%) Finance
2 51 (76.12%) XML
3 38 (56.72%) Banking
4 36 (53.73%) SQL
5 33 (49.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (41.79%) Derivative
7 25 (37.31%) Investment Banking
8 23 (34.33%) Equities
9 21 (31.34%) FIX Protocol
9 21 (31.34%) Front Office
10 20 (29.85%) Fixed Income
11 18 (26.87%) QA
12 17 (25.37%) Middleware
12 17 (25.37%) Java
13 16 (23.88%) FIXML
13 16 (23.88%) Data Analysis
14 14 (20.90%) Oracle
14 14 (20.90%) JMS
14 14 (20.90%) Data Modelling
14 14 (20.90%) JIRA
15 13 (19.40%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (17.91%) Sybase
17 11 (16.42%) Web Services
17 11 (16.42%) UML
17 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (14.93%) Analytics
18 10 (14.93%) Greeks
18 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (14.93%) Murex
18 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (5.97%) JCAPS
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) GemFire
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Kondor
2 3 (4.48%) Front Arena
3 1 (1.49%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.49%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) DB2
3 5 (7.46%) OLTP
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) JIRA
2 3 (4.48%) Maven
3 2 (2.99%) Ant
3 2 (2.99%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) MagicDraw
4 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.49%) Toad
4 1 (1.49%) XMLSpy
General
1 54 (80.60%) Finance
2 38 (56.72%) Banking
3 25 (37.31%) Investment Banking
4 21 (31.34%) Front Office
5 10 (14.93%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (7.46%) Back Office
7 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Analyst
2 26 (38.81%) Business Analyst
3 19 (28.36%) Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Business IT Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) IT Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) IT Business Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 10 (14.93%) IT Risk Analyst
6 10 (14.93%) Risk Analyst
6 10 (14.93%) Risk Business Analyst
7 9 (13.43%) Test Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) Middleware Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Architect
9 5 (7.46%) Data Architect
9 5 (7.46%) Report Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) JCAPS Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Test Leader
10 4 (5.97%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (76.12%) XML
2 21 (31.34%) FIX Protocol
3 17 (25.37%) Middleware
4 16 (23.88%) FIXML
5 14 (20.90%) JMS
6 11 (16.42%) Web Services
7 9 (13.43%) XML Schema
8 8 (11.94%) Spring
9 5 (7.46%) HTML
10 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.48%) IBM Integration Bus
11 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (4.48%) XSD
12 2 (2.99%) Rendezvous
12 2 (2.99%) Spring Batch
12 2 (2.99%) Spring Integration
12 2 (2.99%) Spring MVC
12 2 (2.99%) XSLT
13 1 (1.49%) REST
13 1 (1.49%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (49.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (41.79%) Derivative
3 23 (34.33%) Equities
4 20 (29.85%) Fixed Income
5 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (14.93%) Market Risk
7 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
8 4 (5.97%) SWIFT
9 3 (4.48%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
10 2 (2.99%) ASIC
10 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
10 2 (2.99%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.49%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Unix
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Data Analysis
2 14 (20.90%) Data Modelling
3 11 (16.42%) UML
4 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) Analytics
4 10 (14.93%) Greeks
4 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.45%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (8.96%) Data Governance
7 6 (8.96%) Investment Management
7 6 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Change Management
8 5 (7.46%) OO
8 5 (7.46%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.97%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (5.97%) RAD
9 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.87%) QA
2 7 (10.45%) EMIR
3 6 (8.96%) ISO20022
3 6 (8.96%) MiFID
4 5 (7.46%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.97%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle
2 12 (17.91%) Sybase
3 10 (14.93%) Murex
4 7 (10.45%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) Bloomberg
5 4 (5.97%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.48%) IBM
6 3 (4.48%) ION Trading
6 3 (4.48%) SunGard
7 2 (2.99%) Perforce
8 1 (1.49%) Currenex
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