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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 384 383 372
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing FpML 28 38 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.51% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 45
Average daily rate
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£550 £588 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £502 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £375
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
7370 7386 7822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.01% 30.97% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5368 5231 5622
Average daily rate £435 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 47 70
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £17.50 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £51.20 £57.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 -7 5 £588 +6.81% 2
FpML
England

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 39 (60.94%) XML
2 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 32 (50.00%) Derivative
3 31 (48.44%) SQL
4 25 (39.06%) Front Office
5 24 (37.50%) Banking
6 18 (28.13%) Investment Banking
6 18 (28.13%) Oracle
7 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
8 14 (21.88%) Credit Derivative
8 14 (21.88%) .NET
8 14 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (21.88%) Dodd-Frank
9 13 (20.31%) EMIR
9 13 (20.31%) Workflow
10 12 (18.75%) Fixed Income
11 11 (17.19%) Back Office
11 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
11 11 (17.19%) Java
11 11 (17.19%) SDLC
12 10 (15.63%) C#
12 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
13 9 (14.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 9 (14.06%) JIRA
13 9 (14.06%) FIX Protocol
14 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
14 8 (12.50%) TIBCO
14 8 (12.50%) RUP
14 8 (12.50%) GAP Analysis

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 6 (9.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.25%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (4.69%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (1.56%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.69%) DB2
5 3 (4.69%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) MS Access
6 2 (3.13%) DTS
7 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.56%) OLTP
7 1 (1.56%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) JIRA
2 5 (7.81%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) ERwin
4 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.56%) Maven
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
General
1 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 25 (39.06%) Front Office
3 24 (37.50%) Banking
4 18 (28.13%) Investment Banking
5 11 (17.19%) Back Office
6 7 (10.94%) Legal
7 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) Analyst
2 30 (46.88%) Business Analyst
3 23 (35.94%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Database Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Database Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) TIBCO Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.94%) XML
2 14 (21.88%) .NET
3 9 (14.06%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (10.94%) Middleware
5 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.25%) STL
5 4 (6.25%) Rendezvous
5 4 (6.25%) MFC
6 3 (4.69%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (3.13%) HTML
8 1 (1.56%) Web Services
8 1 (1.56%) JSON
8 1 (1.56%) Spring
8 1 (1.56%) CSS
8 1 (1.56%) SOAP
8 1 (1.56%) XSD
8 1 (1.56%) JMS
8 1 (1.56%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.56%) WCF
8 1 (1.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.00%) Derivative
2 14 (21.88%) Credit Derivative
2 14 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (18.75%) Fixed Income
4 9 (14.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 6 (9.38%) DTCC
5 6 (9.38%) Reference Data
5 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.81%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.25%) ASIC
8 3 (4.69%) Equities
9 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.56%) Swaptions
9 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) UNIX
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
2 13 (20.31%) Workflow
3 11 (17.19%) SDLC
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
6 8 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) RUP
7 7 (10.94%) Data Analysis
8 6 (9.38%) Asset Management
8 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.81%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.81%) Fund Management
9 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.81%) ETL
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
10 4 (6.25%) Greeks
11 3 (4.69%) Database Tuning
11 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.69%) Test Strategy
11 3 (4.69%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) Java
3 10 (15.63%) C#
4 7 (10.94%) VBA
4 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.81%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) ISEB
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) Dodd-Frank
2 13 (20.31%) EMIR
3 5 (7.81%) MiFID
4 3 (4.69%) QA
5 1 (1.56%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 7 (10.94%) Tradeweb
5 6 (9.38%) Murex
6 4 (6.25%) IBM
7 3 (4.69%) Sybase
8 2 (3.13%) Progress
9 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.56%) Infragistics
9 1 (1.56%) LANSA
9 1 (1.56%) Actimize
9 1 (1.56%) Currenex
9 1 (1.56%) Solace
London
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