The table below looks at the statistics for FpML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FpML over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 411 418 393
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Contract jobs citing FpML 26 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.37% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 37
Median daily rate £563 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £525 £300
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
7587 7476 7485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.41% 31.62% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5642 5477 5235
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.27 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

FpML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing FpML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FpML within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
FpML
England

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FpML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for FpML.

1 53 (81.54%) XML
2 31 (47.69%) Finance
3 25 (38.46%) Banking
4 23 (35.38%) Java
5 21 (32.31%) Derivative
6 15 (23.08%) SQL
7 14 (21.54%) Business Analysis
7 14 (21.54%) Data Analysis
8 13 (20.00%) Investment Banking
8 13 (20.00%) Unix
9 12 (18.46%) Oracle
9 12 (18.46%) Tomcat
9 12 (18.46%) Maven
10 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (16.92%) JMS
10 11 (16.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (16.92%) Middleware
10 11 (16.92%) FIX Protocol
10 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
11 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.38%) JIRA
11 10 (15.38%) IBM
11 10 (15.38%) Eclipse
11 10 (15.38%) IntelliJ
12 9 (13.85%) ETL
12 9 (13.85%) Data Modelling
12 9 (13.85%) XSLT
12 9 (13.85%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
12 9 (13.85%) MiFID

FpML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.46%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.77%) Confluence
4 2 (3.08%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) JCAPS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DSL
2 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.08%) JasperReports
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Maven
2 10 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 10 (15.38%) IntelliJ
2 10 (15.38%) JIRA
3 7 (10.77%) ERwin
4 2 (3.08%) Ant
4 2 (3.08%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.08%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) Hudson
4 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.08%) JMeter
4 2 (3.08%) JUnit
4 2 (3.08%) Selenium
General
1 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 25 (38.46%) Banking
3 13 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Back Office
4 4 (6.15%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Front Office
6 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Analyst
2 22 (33.85%) Business Analyst
2 22 (33.85%) Developer
3 19 (29.23%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Report Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) WebSphere Developer
6 7 (10.77%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 7 (10.77%) XML Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Architect
7 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Data Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Java Middleware Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Linux Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Middleware Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) XML
2 11 (16.92%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (16.92%) JMS
2 11 (16.92%) Middleware
3 9 (13.85%) XSLT
4 8 (12.31%) SOAP
4 8 (12.31%) Web Services
4 8 (12.31%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (10.77%) IBM Integration Bus
6 6 (9.23%) REST
7 4 (6.15%) EJB
7 4 (6.15%) FIXML
7 4 (6.15%) J2EE
7 4 (6.15%) JSP
7 4 (6.15%) XML Messaging
8 3 (4.62%) Spring
8 3 (4.62%) XSD
9 2 (3.08%) Ajax
9 2 (3.08%) jBPM
9 2 (3.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Derivative
2 11 (16.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (13.85%) OTC Derivatives
5 6 (9.23%) SWIFT
6 5 (7.69%) Equities
6 5 (7.69%) Fixed Income
7 3 (4.62%) ASIC
8 2 (3.08%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Unix
2 8 (12.31%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Solaris
3 6 (9.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Business Analysis
1 14 (21.54%) Data Analysis
2 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) Data Modelling
3 9 (13.85%) ETL
3 9 (13.85%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
4 7 (10.77%) Data Lineage
4 7 (10.77%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (10.77%) UML
5 6 (9.23%) Data Management
6 5 (7.69%) Project Management
6 5 (7.69%) SDLC
7 4 (6.15%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.15%) Wireframes
8 3 (4.62%) People Management
8 3 (4.62%) Service Management
8 3 (4.62%) SOA
8 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) Java
2 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 7 (10.77%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.08%) Python
5 2 (3.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
1 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) EMIR
1 9 (13.85%) MiFID
2 8 (12.31%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (10.77%) Solvency II
4 3 (4.62%) ISO20022
4 3 (4.62%) QA
5 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Ansible
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle
2 10 (15.38%) IBM
3 3 (4.62%) Calypso
4 2 (3.08%) Sun
4 2 (3.08%) Sybase
4 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.54%) Microgen
5 1 (1.54%) Murex