The table below looks at the statistics for Straight-Through Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Straight-Through Processing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Straight-Through Processing
England / London
Rank 401 419 401
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.014% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.017% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £600 £638 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £575 -
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16506 17981 17240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.85% 85.00% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11946 12878 12269
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 209 202
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Straight-Through Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Straight-Through Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Straight-Through Processing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Straight-Through Processing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Straight-Through Processing Daily Rate Trend in London

Straight-Through Processing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Straight-Through Processing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Straight-Through Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 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 Straight-Through Processing.

1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Reference Data
2 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis

Straight-Through Processing
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Data Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Web Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Reference Data
2 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple