The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 247 269 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Reuters 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.011% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.022% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £128 £380
% change year-on-year
+272.54% -66.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4353 4484 4307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.78% 47.58% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2545 2459 2132
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 236 235
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £11.17 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Reuters
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Reuters Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Reuters
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reuters across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Reuters Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Reuters
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Reuters Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Reuters
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reuters within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Surrey +8 14 £475 - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Reuters
England

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Reuters.

1 20 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 14 (70.00%) Asset Management
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) Fund Accounting
5 10 (50.00%) FpML
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) XML
6 9 (45.00%) MS Visio
6 9 (45.00%) BPR
6 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (45.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 9 (45.00%) JIRA
7 8 (40.00%) ISEB
7 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (35.00%) Confluence
9 6 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (30.00%) Functional Testing
9 6 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (30.00%) Investment Management
9 6 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (25.00%) Reference Data
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 5 (25.00%) SWIFT
11 4 (20.00%) Project Management
11 4 (20.00%) MS Office
12 3 (15.00%) Product Management
12 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
13 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (35.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
1 11 (55.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Reference Data Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) FX Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) Market Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Market Data Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Support
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) FpML
1 10 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 5 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.00%) BYOD
4 1 (5.00%) Equities
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Asset Management
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Fund Accounting
4 9 (45.00%) BPR
4 9 (45.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (30.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Investment Management
6 6 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (15.00%) Product Management
9 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) Data Management
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL
9 1 (5.00%) UML
9 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) FactSet
4 1 (5.00%) SmartStream
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