The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SmartStream 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 SmartStream over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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 SmartStream.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartStream
Rank 391 393 365
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Contract jobs citing SmartStream 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.018% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.040% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9539 9926 8910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.44% 45.39% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6358 6439 5645
Average daily rate £425 £421 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 230 282
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

SmartStream
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SmartStream Jobs Demand Trend in London

SmartStream
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SmartStream Daily Rate Trend in London

SmartStream
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SmartStream across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SmartStream Daily Rate Histogram in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SmartStream Hourly Rate Trend in London

SmartStream
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SmartStream 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 SmartStream.

1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Equities
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) GoldenSource
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Reuters
3 4 (36.36%) Bloomberg
3 4 (36.36%) Reference Data
3 4 (36.36%) Markit EDM
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Global One
5 2 (18.18%) Derivative
5 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (18.18%) Back Office
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Straight-Through Processing
5 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
6 1 (9.09%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 1 (9.09%) SunGard
6 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (9.09%) Business Objects

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SmartStream 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 SmartStream. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Markit EDM
2 2 (18.18%) Global One
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Equities
2 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
2 4 (36.36%) Reference Data
3 2 (18.18%) Derivative
3 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
4 2 (18.18%) Straight-Through Processing
5 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Reuters
1 4 (36.36%) Bloomberg
1 4 (36.36%) GoldenSource
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) SunGard