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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Murex
Rank 314 363 224
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -139
Contract jobs citing Murex 107 56 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.22% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.49% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 43 143
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£550 £600 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £517 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 - -
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
10923 11352 11082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.45% 45.48% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7357 7483 6919
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 224 284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +32 30 £543 -1.36% 6
Murex
England

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 81 (48.80%) Banking
2 75 (45.18%) Finance
3 68 (40.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 57 (34.34%) Front Office
5 54 (32.53%) SQL
6 52 (31.33%) Investment Banking
7 46 (27.71%) Java
8 44 (26.51%) Derivative
9 40 (24.10%) UNIX
10 37 (22.29%) Bloomberg
11 29 (17.47%) Sybase
12 25 (15.06%) Oracle
13 23 (13.86%) XML
13 23 (13.86%) Summit
13 23 (13.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (13.86%) HP Quality Center
14 22 (13.25%) Business Analysis
15 21 (12.65%) Workflow
15 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (12.05%) Project Management
16 20 (12.05%) Linux
16 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
16 20 (12.05%) C#
17 18 (10.84%) Back Office
17 18 (10.84%) Risk Management
18 17 (10.24%) Perl
18 17 (10.24%) Windows
19 16 (9.64%) XSLT
19 16 (9.64%) Fixed Income
19 16 (9.64%) FpML

Murex
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 13 (7.83%) SharePoint
1 13 (7.83%) Lync
2 10 (6.02%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.81%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 2 (1.20%) JBoss
6 1 (0.60%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Project
1 2 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (13.86%) Summit
2 13 (7.83%) Murex MxG2000
3 7 (4.22%) Endur
3 7 (4.22%) ZaiNet
3 7 (4.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (4.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (4.22%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (4.22%) Aligne
3 7 (4.22%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 1 (0.60%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.60%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.83%) DHCP
1 13 (7.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.23%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.02%) Data Mart
4 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.61%) Sybase ASE
5 6 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.20%) DataStage
8 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (5.42%) JIRA
3 7 (4.22%) Selenium
4 4 (2.41%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.41%) WinRunner
5 3 (1.81%) Maven
5 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.20%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.60%) Ant
7 1 (0.60%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.60%) Subversion
7 1 (0.60%) Hudson
7 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 81 (48.80%) Banking
2 75 (45.18%) Finance
3 57 (34.34%) Front Office
4 52 (31.33%) Investment Banking
5 18 (10.84%) Back Office
6 7 (4.22%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.81%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (36.14%) Analyst
2 39 (23.49%) Developer
3 36 (21.69%) Business Analyst
4 22 (13.25%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Murex Business Analyst
6 16 (9.64%) Murex Developer
7 14 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (7.23%) Murex Support
8 12 (7.23%) Murex Analyst
8 12 (7.23%) Test Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Test Manager
11 8 (4.82%) DBA
11 8 (4.82%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.22%) Banking Business Analyst
12 7 (4.22%) Defect Manager
13 6 (3.61%) Murex Support Analyst
13 6 (3.61%) Architect
13 6 (3.61%) Front Office Developer
14 5 (3.01%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.86%) XML
2 16 (9.64%) XSLT
2 16 (9.64%) FpML
3 15 (9.04%) Hibernate
3 15 (9.04%) Spring
3 15 (9.04%) Murex Flex
4 13 (7.83%) Murex MxML
5 12 (7.23%) JMS
6 11 (6.63%) Java EE
7 10 (6.02%) FIX Protocol
8 9 (5.42%) Spring Integration
9 8 (4.82%) Java SE
10 7 (4.22%) FIXML
10 7 (4.22%) JNI
11 2 (1.20%) WPF
11 2 (1.20%) JTA
11 2 (1.20%) Middleware
11 2 (1.20%) XSD
11 2 (1.20%) XSL
11 2 (1.20%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (40.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 44 (26.51%) Derivative
3 16 (9.64%) Fixed Income
4 12 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 8 (4.82%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (4.22%) Reference Data
8 5 (3.01%) Market Risk
8 5 (3.01%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.01%) Hedge funds
8 5 (3.01%) User Experience
9 4 (2.41%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (2.41%) Equities
10 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.20%) Swaptions
12 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.60%) Kindle
12 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.60%) Open Source
12 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.10%) UNIX
2 20 (12.05%) Linux
3 17 (10.24%) Windows
4 14 (8.43%) Windows 7
5 13 (7.83%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (13.25%) Business Analysis
3 21 (12.65%) Workflow
3 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (12.05%) Project Management
5 18 (10.84%) Risk Management
6 12 (7.23%) Software Testing
7 8 (4.82%) Test Strategy
7 8 (4.82%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.22%) ERP
8 7 (4.22%) Use Case
8 7 (4.22%) ETRM
8 7 (4.22%) Unit Testing
8 7 (4.22%) Test Management
9 6 (3.61%) Migration
9 6 (3.61%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.01%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (3.01%) Regression Testing
10 5 (3.01%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.53%) SQL
2 46 (27.71%) Java
3 20 (12.05%) C#
4 17 (10.24%) Perl
5 15 (9.04%) C++
6 7 (4.22%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.20%) VBScript
7 2 (1.20%) VB
7 2 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.43%) ISEB
2 7 (4.22%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.82%) EMIR
2 7 (4.22%) MiFID
3 5 (3.01%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (13.86%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (8.43%) SCCM
3 13 (7.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (1.81%) Control-M
5 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 37 (22.29%) Bloomberg
2 29 (17.47%) Sybase
3 25 (15.06%) Oracle
4 15 (9.04%) ION Trading
5 13 (7.83%) AppSense
5 13 (7.83%) eSpeed
5 13 (7.83%) Symantec
5 13 (7.83%) Calypso
5 13 (7.83%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (7.83%) MarketAxess
6 12 (7.23%) HP
7 9 (5.42%) Adobe
7 9 (5.42%) Reuters
7 9 (5.42%) Altiris
8 7 (4.22%) SAP
8 7 (4.22%) OpenLink
8 7 (4.22%) Brady
8 7 (4.22%) Triple Point
8 7 (4.22%) Wall Street Systems
9 5 (3.01%) Sun
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