The table below looks at the statistics for LatentZero 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 LatentZero over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero
Rank 400 414 363
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -51
Contract jobs citing LatentZero 14 17 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.068% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.61% 0.77% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 33
Average daily rate
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£600 £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £628 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £328 £325
% change year-on-year
- +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2297 2210 2533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.44% 8.83% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1389 1466
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 15
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.00 £41.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.29% -58.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £14.50 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.93 £65.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

LatentZero
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LatentZero across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

LatentZero Jobs Demand Trend in London

LatentZero
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LatentZero across the London region.

LatentZero Daily Rate Trend in London

LatentZero
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LatentZero across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

LatentZero Daily Rate Histogram in London

LatentZero
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LatentZero across the London region.

LatentZero Hourly Rate Trend in London

LatentZero
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 LatentZero within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 +13 6 £500 +58.73% 1
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LatentZero
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LatentZero 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 LatentZero.

1 25 (75.76%) Investment Management
2 22 (66.67%) thinkFolio
3 21 (63.64%) Asset Management
4 20 (60.61%) Charles River
5 16 (48.48%) Front Office
6 12 (36.36%) Sentinel
7 11 (33.33%) Fixed Income
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) Bloomberg
10 7 (21.21%) Derivative
10 7 (21.21%) Minerva
11 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
11 6 (18.18%) Fund Management
11 6 (18.18%) Reuters
11 6 (18.18%) Markit EDM
12 5 (15.15%) Tesseract
12 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (12.12%) Banking
13 4 (12.12%) Fidessa
14 3 (9.09%) Murex
14 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
14 3 (9.09%) Finance
15 2 (6.06%) Sophis
15 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
15 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
15 2 (6.06%) Eagle PACE
15 2 (6.06%) RIMES
15 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 2 (6.06%) Back Office
15 2 (6.06%) Algorithmics

LatentZero
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LatentZero 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 LatentZero. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Sentinel
2 7 (21.21%) Minerva
3 6 (18.18%) Markit EDM
4 5 (15.15%) Tesseract
5 2 (6.06%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (3.03%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (48.48%) Front Office
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Analyst
2 16 (48.48%) Business Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 7 (21.21%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) UNIX
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Investment Management
2 21 (63.64%) Asset Management
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) Fund Management
4 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) thinkFolio
2 20 (60.61%) Charles River
3 8 (24.24%) Bloomberg
4 6 (18.18%) Reuters
5 4 (12.12%) Fidessa
6 3 (9.09%) Murex
7 2 (6.06%) Algorithmics
7 2 (6.06%) Sophis
7 2 (6.06%) RIMES
8 1 (3.03%) Adobe
8 1 (3.03%) SimCorp
8 1 (3.03%) Calypso
8 1 (3.03%) CA
8 1 (3.03%) Informatica
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