The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited thinkFolio over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markit thinkFolio
England / London
Rank 382 412 381
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 24 13 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.061% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.52% 0.78% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 34
Median daily rate £625 £644 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +17.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £738 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.47% +195.00%
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1580 1670 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.13% 7.90% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 1055 1274
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £305 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 12
Median hourly rate £51.25 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.87 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.50 £77.50 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +52.77%

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in London

thinkFolio
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

thinkFolio Daily Rate Trend in London

thinkFolio
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing thinkFolio across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

thinkFolio Daily Rate Histogram in London

thinkFolio
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 thinkFolio within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +4 6 £625 -0.99% 1
thinkFolio
England

thinkFolio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 37 (77.08%) Asset Management
2 28 (58.33%) Investment Management
3 24 (50.00%) Front Office
3 24 (50.00%) Fixed Income
4 20 (41.67%) Charles River
5 13 (27.08%) Finance
6 11 (22.92%) Equities
6 11 (22.92%) Derivative
7 10 (20.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (18.75%) Bloomberg
8 9 (18.75%) Markit EDM
9 8 (16.67%) Hedge funds
9 8 (16.67%) LatentZero
10 7 (14.58%) Sentinel
10 7 (14.58%) Data Management
11 6 (12.50%) SDLC
11 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 6 (12.50%) Fund Management
11 6 (12.50%) Fidessa
11 6 (12.50%) SQL
12 5 (10.42%) C#
12 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (10.42%) Data Governance
13 4 (8.33%) Reference Data
13 4 (8.33%) SimCorp
13 4 (8.33%) Project Management
13 4 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives
14 3 (6.25%) Remedy
14 3 (6.25%) LongView
14 3 (6.25%) C++

thinkFolio
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 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Markit EDM
2 8 (16.67%) LatentZero
3 7 (14.58%) Sentinel
4 3 (6.25%) LongView
5 2 (4.17%) SunGard APT
6 1 (2.08%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (50.00%) Front Office
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Back Office
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Analyst
2 20 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) thinkFolio Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Asset Management Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Data Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.50%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Business Manager
8 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Project Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
1 3 (6.25%) WPF
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (4.17%) XML
2 2 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 11 (22.92%) Derivative
2 11 (22.92%) Equities
3 10 (20.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (16.67%) Hedge funds
5 4 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives
5 4 (8.33%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (77.08%) Asset Management
2 28 (58.33%) Investment Management
3 7 (14.58%) Data Management
4 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Fund Management
4 6 (12.50%) SDLC
5 5 (10.42%) Data Governance
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (6.25%) Wealth Management
8 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
9 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.08%) UML
9 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (4.17%) VBA
4 2 (4.17%) VBScript
5 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) MiFID
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Charles River
2 9 (18.75%) Bloomberg
3 6 (12.50%) Fidessa
4 4 (8.33%) SimCorp
5 3 (6.25%) Remedy
6 2 (4.17%) Eze Software Group
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Murex
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