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 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.

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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Murex
Rank 341 378 236
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -142
Contract jobs citing Murex 73 53 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.21% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.46% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 132
Average daily rate
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£559 £525 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £350 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £706 £593 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
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
11176 11603 11784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.94% 46.38% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7064 7470 7136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 262 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £48.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 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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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 +12 17 £545 +1.39% 4
Murex
England

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 73 (51.41%) Finance
2 68 (47.89%) Banking
3 54 (38.03%) Front Office
4 42 (29.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 42 (29.58%) Investment Banking
5 38 (26.76%) SQL
6 37 (26.06%) Java
7 32 (22.54%) Derivative
8 31 (21.83%) Sybase
8 31 (21.83%) UNIX
9 26 (18.31%) Bloomberg
10 24 (16.90%) Windows
10 24 (16.90%) Oracle
10 24 (16.90%) SQL Server
11 23 (16.20%) Back Office
12 21 (14.79%) Risk Management
13 20 (14.08%) XML
14 19 (13.38%) Murex MxML
14 19 (13.38%) XSLT
14 19 (13.38%) Linux
15 18 (12.68%) Relational Database
16 17 (11.97%) Windows 7
16 17 (11.97%) Murex Flex
17 16 (11.27%) Data Mart
17 16 (11.27%) Business Analysis
17 16 (11.27%) C#
17 16 (11.27%) JMS
17 16 (11.27%) Workflow
18 15 (10.56%) Fixed Income
18 15 (10.56%) Java EE

Murex
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (7.75%) SharePoint
1 11 (7.75%) Lync
2 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Mule
3 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Project
2 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Endur
1 11 (7.75%) Summit
2 9 (6.34%) ZaiNet
2 9 (6.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (6.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (6.34%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (6.34%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 9 (6.34%) Aligne
3 6 (4.23%) Murex MxG2000
4 3 (2.11%) LatentZero
5 2 (1.41%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.70%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) DHCP
1 11 (7.75%) DNS
2 2 (1.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.68%) Relational Database
3 16 (11.27%) Data Mart
4 10 (7.04%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (4.23%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.23%) Sybase ASE
7 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.11%) MySQL
9 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.70%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.82%) JUnit
3 3 (2.11%) jMock
3 3 (2.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (2.11%) Subversion
4 2 (1.41%) Maven
4 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.70%) Toad
5 1 (0.70%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.70%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) Selenium
5 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.70%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.70%) JMeter
5 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 73 (51.41%) Finance
2 68 (47.89%) Banking
3 54 (38.03%) Front Office
4 42 (29.58%) Investment Banking
5 23 (16.20%) Back Office
6 6 (4.23%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.52%) Advertising
7 5 (3.52%) Publishing
8 2 (1.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (29.58%) Developer
2 40 (28.17%) Analyst
3 24 (16.90%) Business Analyst
4 20 (14.08%) Murex Developer
5 15 (10.56%) Java Developer
6 13 (9.15%) Murex Support
7 12 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.04%) DBA
8 10 (7.04%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.04%) Murex Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Consultant
10 8 (5.63%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Murex Consultant
10 8 (5.63%) Murex Business Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Murex Specialist
12 6 (4.23%) Murex Support Analyst
12 6 (4.23%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
12 6 (4.23%) Front Office Developer
13 5 (3.52%) Sybase DBA
13 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.08%) XML
2 19 (13.38%) XSLT
2 19 (13.38%) Murex MxML
3 17 (11.97%) Murex Flex
4 16 (11.27%) JMS
5 15 (10.56%) Java EE
6 13 (9.15%) Spring
7 11 (7.75%) Hibernate
8 10 (7.04%) FpML
9 8 (5.63%) Middleware
10 7 (4.93%) JTS
10 7 (4.93%) JTA
10 7 (4.93%) Java SE
10 7 (4.93%) Spring Integration
11 6 (4.23%) JNI
12 5 (3.52%) Web Services
13 3 (2.11%) FIXML
14 2 (1.41%) XBRL
14 2 (1.41%) .NET
14 2 (1.41%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (29.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 32 (22.54%) Derivative
3 15 (10.56%) Fixed Income
4 7 (4.93%) Credit Derivative
4 7 (4.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 5 (3.52%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.82%) Market Risk
6 4 (2.82%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.11%) Equities
8 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.41%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.70%) Open Source
9 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.70%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.70%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.83%) UNIX
2 24 (16.90%) Windows
3 19 (13.38%) Linux
4 17 (11.97%) Windows 7
5 11 (7.75%) Windows XP
6 10 (7.04%) Solaris
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.79%) Risk Management
2 16 (11.27%) Workflow
2 16 (11.27%) Business Analysis
3 15 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.86%) Project Management
5 12 (8.45%) UML
5 12 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (7.75%) PRINCE2
6 11 (7.75%) Migration
6 11 (7.75%) ETRM
7 9 (6.34%) ERP
8 8 (5.63%) OO
8 8 (5.63%) TDD
8 8 (5.63%) BDD
9 6 (4.23%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.52%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.52%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (3.52%) Release Management
10 5 (3.52%) Analytics
11 4 (2.82%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.76%) SQL
2 37 (26.06%) Java
3 16 (11.27%) C#
4 8 (5.63%) C++
4 8 (5.63%) VBA
4 8 (5.63%) Shell Script
5 7 (4.93%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.11%) Perl
7 2 (1.41%) VBScript
7 2 (1.41%) VB
7 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.70%) XPath
8 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.41%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) ISEB
3 1 (0.70%) PMP
3 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) EMIR
2 9 (6.34%) MiFID
3 3 (2.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.70%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (8.45%) SCCM
2 11 (7.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (21.83%) Sybase
2 26 (18.31%) Bloomberg
3 24 (16.90%) Oracle
4 13 (9.15%) Calypso
4 13 (9.15%) ION Trading
5 11 (7.75%) Reuters
5 11 (7.75%) OpenLink
5 11 (7.75%) eSpeed
5 11 (7.75%) AppSense
5 11 (7.75%) MarketAxess
5 11 (7.75%) Symantec
5 11 (7.75%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (7.04%) Brady
7 9 (6.34%) Triple Point
7 9 (6.34%) Fidessa
7 9 (6.34%) SAP
8 8 (5.63%) JBoss
9 7 (4.93%) Altiris
10 6 (4.23%) Sophis
10 6 (4.23%) Wall Street Systems
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: Negotiable (depending on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £585 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago