The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Murex products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Murex over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Murex S.A.S..

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Murex
Rank 310 314 252
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -62
Contract jobs citing Murex 93 104 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.44% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.95% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 70 106
Average daily rate
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£568 £650 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £524 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £684 £750 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £534 £583 -
% change year-on-year
-8.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Murex
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Murex
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Murex Jobs Demand Trend in London

Murex
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Murex Daily Rate Trend in London

Murex
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Murex across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Murex Daily Rate Histogram in London

Murex
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Murex Hourly Rate Trend in London

Murex
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 Murex within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +5 31 £600 -14.28% 3
Murex
England

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Murex 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 Murex.

1 79 (46.20%) Finance
2 74 (43.27%) Banking
3 67 (39.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 63 (36.84%) Front Office
5 47 (27.49%) SQL
6 46 (26.90%) Investment Banking
7 45 (26.32%) Derivative
8 43 (25.15%) UNIX
9 41 (23.98%) Java
10 34 (19.88%) Bloomberg
11 27 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
12 24 (14.04%) Business Analysis
12 24 (14.04%) Oracle
13 23 (13.45%) XML
13 23 (13.45%) Calypso
14 22 (12.87%) Linux
14 22 (12.87%) C#
14 22 (12.87%) Summit
14 22 (12.87%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (12.28%) Sybase
16 20 (11.70%) Project Management
17 19 (11.11%) Perl
17 19 (11.11%) ISEB
17 19 (11.11%) Workflow
18 18 (10.53%) Risk Management
19 17 (9.94%) Fixed Income
19 17 (9.94%) HP
19 17 (9.94%) XSLT
19 17 (9.94%) Software Testing
20 16 (9.36%) Agile Software Development

Murex
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Murex 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 Murex. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.43%) SharePoint
1 11 (6.43%) Lync
2 10 (5.85%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.85%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.92%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (2.92%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.75%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (1.17%) MS Project
1 2 (1.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (12.87%) Summit
2 13 (7.60%) Murex MxG2000
3 7 (4.09%) Endur
3 7 (4.09%) ZaiNet
3 7 (4.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (4.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (4.09%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (4.09%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 7 (4.09%) Aligne
4 1 (0.58%) 3000 Xtra
4 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.58%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.58%) Front Arena
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.43%) DHCP
1 11 (6.43%) DNS
2 1 (0.58%) Firewall
2 1 (0.58%) LAN
2 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.92%) Data Mart
3 2 (1.17%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.17%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.17%) DataStage
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (8.19%) JIRA
2 8 (4.68%) Selenium
2 8 (4.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (2.92%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.92%) WinRunner
4 3 (1.75%) Maven
4 3 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.17%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.58%) Ant
6 1 (0.58%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
6 1 (0.58%) Hudson
6 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 79 (46.20%) Finance
2 74 (43.27%) Banking
3 63 (36.84%) Front Office
4 46 (26.90%) Investment Banking
5 15 (8.77%) Back Office
6 3 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (36.84%) Analyst
2 43 (25.15%) Developer
3 37 (21.64%) Business Analyst
4 22 (12.87%) Java Developer
5 16 (9.36%) Murex Business Analyst
6 15 (8.77%) Test Manager
7 14 (8.19%) Murex Analyst
8 13 (7.60%) Murex Support
9 12 (7.02%) Support Analyst
9 12 (7.02%) Murex Developer
9 12 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (6.43%) Front Office Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Test Analyst
12 8 (4.68%) Murex Support Analyst
13 7 (4.09%) Banking Business Analyst
13 7 (4.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
13 7 (4.09%) Defect Manager
14 6 (3.51%) Architect
14 6 (3.51%) Project Manager
15 5 (2.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.45%) XML
2 17 (9.94%) XSLT
3 16 (9.36%) FpML
4 15 (8.77%) Murex MxML
5 14 (8.19%) Hibernate
5 14 (8.19%) Spring
6 12 (7.02%) FIX Protocol
7 11 (6.43%) Java EE
8 10 (5.85%) JMS
9 9 (5.26%) Spring Integration
9 9 (5.26%) Murex Flex
10 8 (4.68%) Java SE
11 7 (4.09%) JNI
12 6 (3.51%) FIXML
12 6 (3.51%) JDBC
13 5 (2.92%) Rendezvous
13 5 (2.92%) HTML
13 5 (2.92%) .NET
14 2 (1.17%) XSD
14 2 (1.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (39.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 45 (26.32%) Derivative
3 17 (9.94%) Fixed Income
4 15 (8.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 12 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.68%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (4.09%) Reference Data
8 6 (3.51%) Market Risk
9 5 (2.92%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.34%) Equities
10 4 (2.34%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (2.34%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.75%) User Experience
12 2 (1.17%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.17%) Swaptions
13 1 (0.58%) Replication
13 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.58%) Kindle
13 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.15%) UNIX
2 22 (12.87%) Linux
3 15 (8.77%) Windows
4 13 (7.60%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.75%) Solaris
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.04%) Business Analysis
2 22 (12.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (11.70%) Project Management
4 19 (11.11%) Workflow
5 18 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 17 (9.94%) Software Testing
7 16 (9.36%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.02%) Test Management
9 9 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.68%) Test Strategy
11 7 (4.09%) ETRM
11 7 (4.09%) ERP
11 7 (4.09%) Use Case
11 7 (4.09%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.51%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (3.51%) Regression Testing
12 6 (3.51%) Migration
12 6 (3.51%) Multithreading
12 6 (3.51%) Low Latency
13 5 (2.92%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.49%) SQL
2 41 (23.98%) Java
3 22 (12.87%) C#
4 19 (11.11%) Perl
5 16 (9.36%) C++
6 12 (7.02%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (11.11%) ISEB
2 12 (7.02%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) MiFID
1 7 (4.09%) EMIR
2 5 (2.92%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (7.60%) SCCM
3 11 (6.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (1.75%) Control-M
5 1 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 34 (19.88%) Bloomberg
2 24 (14.04%) Oracle
3 23 (13.45%) Calypso
4 21 (12.28%) Sybase
5 17 (9.94%) HP
6 13 (7.60%) ION Trading
7 11 (6.43%) MarketAxess
7 11 (6.43%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (6.43%) eSpeed
7 11 (6.43%) AppSense
7 11 (6.43%) Symantec
8 10 (5.85%) Reuters
9 9 (5.26%) Adobe
10 8 (4.68%) Wall Street Systems
11 7 (4.09%) Brady
11 7 (4.09%) Altiris
11 7 (4.09%) OpenLink
11 7 (4.09%) SAP
11 7 (4.09%) Triple Point
12 5 (2.92%) Sun
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