The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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 Reuters Group PLC.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 382 375 316
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -59
Contract jobs citing Reuters 63 75 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.32% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.73% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 69
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £184 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £687 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £750 £375
% change year-on-year
-58.33% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £13.00
Reuters
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
9840 10324 10875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.60% 43.47% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6568 6797 6788
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 232 242
Median hourly rate £17.10 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Reuters as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in London

Reuters
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Reuters Daily Rate Trend in London

Reuters
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reuters across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Reuters Daily Rate Histogram in London

Reuters
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Reuters Hourly Rate Trend in London

Reuters
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 Reuters within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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 +19 14 £300 +33.33% 4
Docklands, London - 1 £475 -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 103 (68.67%) Bloomberg
2 70 (46.67%) Windows
3 68 (45.33%) Finance
4 47 (31.33%) Banking
4 47 (31.33%) Microsoft
5 45 (30.00%) Front Office
6 42 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 39 (26.00%) Oracle
8 36 (24.00%) Linux
9 33 (22.00%) RMDS
10 31 (20.67%) Active Directory
10 31 (20.67%) Windows 7
11 29 (19.33%) Windows Server
11 29 (19.33%) Unix
12 28 (18.67%) TIBCO
12 28 (18.67%) Fixed Income
12 28 (18.67%) Electronic Trading
13 27 (18.00%) Rendezvous
14 26 (17.33%) C#
15 25 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 25 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (16.00%) .NET
16 24 (16.00%) Investment Banking
16 24 (16.00%) ION Trading
17 23 (15.33%) VMware
17 23 (15.33%) SQL
18 22 (14.67%) Citrix
19 21 (14.00%) Visual Studio
19 21 (14.00%) User Experience
19 21 (14.00%) MVVM

Reuters
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 10 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.67%) IBM Notes
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.33%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.67%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.67%) IIS
7 1 (0.67%) JBoss
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (22.00%) RMDS
2 13 (8.67%) Eikon
3 8 (5.33%) ION MarketView
4 3 (2.00%) Finacle
5 1 (0.67%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.67%) Firewall
3 9 (6.00%) DNS
4 6 (4.00%) DHCP
4 6 (4.00%) SAN
4 6 (4.00%) WAN
5 4 (2.67%) Internet
5 4 (2.67%) IP Telephony
5 4 (2.67%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.67%) VPN
6 3 (2.00%) LAN
6 3 (2.00%) Multicast
7 2 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.33%) MPLS
7 2 (1.33%) NAS
7 2 (1.33%) OSPF
7 2 (1.33%) PuTTY
7 2 (1.33%) VLAN
7 2 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.33%) Big Data
2 11 (7.33%) Hadoop
3 10 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.67%) KDB
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (13.33%) NUnit
3 3 (2.00%) JUnit
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.33%) Subversion
4 2 (1.33%) Toad
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 68 (45.33%) Finance
2 47 (31.33%) Banking
3 45 (30.00%) Front Office
4 24 (16.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.33%) Retail
6 7 (4.67%) Legal
7 5 (3.33%) Publishing
7 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.67%) Back Office
8 4 (2.67%) Law
8 4 (2.67%) Retail Banking
9 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.67%) French Language
10 1 (0.67%) German Language
10 1 (0.67%) International Banking
10 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (26.67%) Analyst
2 36 (24.00%) Developer
3 25 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 22 (14.67%) Support Analyst
5 19 (12.67%) C# Developer
5 19 (12.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 16 (10.67%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 14 (9.33%) .NET Developer
8 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (8.00%) UX Developer
9 11 (7.33%) Architect
10 10 (6.67%) Applications Support
10 10 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
10 10 (6.67%) WPF Developer
11 9 (6.00%) Desktop Analyst
11 9 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (5.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 8 (5.33%) XAML Developer
13 7 (4.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 7 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.00%) Rendezvous
2 24 (16.00%) .NET
3 13 (8.67%) WPF
4 9 (6.00%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (4.67%) XML
6 5 (3.33%) RFC 822
6 5 (3.33%) XSLT
7 3 (2.00%) CSS
7 3 (2.00%) HTML
7 3 (2.00%) jQuery
7 3 (2.00%) JSON
8 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.33%) MDX
8 2 (1.33%) Web Services
8 2 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.67%) J2SE
9 1 (0.67%) Murex Flex
9 1 (0.67%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (0.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.67%) Fixed Income
2 25 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (14.00%) User Experience
4 18 (12.00%) Blackberry
5 15 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 12 (8.00%) iPhone
7 10 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (5.33%) Equities
9 7 (4.67%) Hedge funds
9 7 (4.67%) iPad
9 7 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (4.00%) Derivative
10 6 (4.00%) SWIFT
11 5 (3.33%) Reference Data
12 3 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (2.00%) SCADA
13 2 (1.33%) CMDB
13 2 (1.33%) Fintech
13 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
13 2 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 70 (46.67%) Windows
2 36 (24.00%) Linux
3 31 (20.67%) Windows 7
4 29 (19.33%) Unix
4 29 (19.33%) Windows Server
5 14 (9.33%) Windows XP
6 13 (8.67%) AIX
7 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (6.00%) Solaris
8 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.33%) Android
10 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.67%) Electronic Trading
2 21 (14.00%) MVVM
3 19 (12.67%) Asset Management
4 16 (10.67%) Low Latency
5 15 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 12 (8.00%) High Availability
6 12 (8.00%) ITIL
7 9 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.00%) Investment Management
7 9 (6.00%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (4.67%) Migration
8 7 (4.67%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.33%) Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (3.33%) E-Discovery
9 5 (3.33%) Multithreading
9 5 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (3.33%) Project Management
9 5 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.33%) C#
2 23 (15.33%) SQL
3 16 (10.67%) VBA
4 15 (10.00%) Java
5 14 (9.33%) C++
5 14 (9.33%) Python
6 13 (8.67%) XAML
7 8 (5.33%) Perl
8 7 (4.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.33%) AWK
11 2 (1.33%) C
11 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.33%) VB
12 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (6.67%) Degree
2 8 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.33%) CCNA
3 5 (3.33%) MCSA
3 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.00%) ISEB
4 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.33%) MCP
6 1 (0.67%) CCNP
6 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 31 (20.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.33%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.33%) Samba
5 2 (1.33%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.67%) NFS
6 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) SCCM
2 4 (2.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.33%) BladeLogic
3 2 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.33%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.67%) DameWare
Vendors
1 103 (68.67%) Bloomberg
2 47 (31.33%) Microsoft
3 39 (26.00%) Oracle
4 28 (18.67%) TIBCO
5 24 (16.00%) ION Trading
6 23 (15.33%) VMware
7 22 (14.67%) Citrix
8 19 (12.67%) HP
9 18 (12.00%) Cisco
10 15 (10.00%) FactSet
11 12 (8.00%) Dell
12 11 (7.33%) Charles River
12 11 (7.33%) IBM
13 10 (6.67%) Hortonworks
14 9 (6.00%) Symantec
15 5 (3.33%) FXall
16 4 (2.67%) Currenex
16 4 (2.67%) GoldenSource
16 4 (2.67%) Intel Security
16 4 (2.67%) MobileIron
London
FDM Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago