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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Straight-Through Processing
England / London
Rank 404 410 411
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Straight-Through Processing 4 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.024% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.028% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £588 -
% change year-on-year
-27.65% -
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
16163 17637 17170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 84.21% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11680 12514 12406
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 214 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 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 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Reference Data
2 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Data Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Lucidchart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Web Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
3 2 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Reference Data
2 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Governance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle