The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Actimize products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Actimize over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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 Actimize Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Actimize
Rank 575 546 540
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -6
Contract jobs citing Actimize 20 36 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.070% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.080% 0.15% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 11
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - £478 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25051 23888 23758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 46.29% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 13568 12329
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1118 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.41 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Actimize
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Actimize within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Actimize Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Actimize within the UK.

Actimize Daily Rate Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Actimize within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Actimize Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

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Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actimize within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 19 £525 -6.66% 7
England -47 19 £525 -4.54% 7
City of London -9 1 £525 -12.50% 6
Docklands, London - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -

Actimize
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Actimize 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 Actimize.

1 25 (62.50%) Banking
2 22 (55.00%) Finance
3 15 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 13 (32.50%) Mantas
5 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (22.50%) Data Analysis
7 9 (22.50%) SQL
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle
8 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (17.50%) Analytics
9 7 (17.50%) Front Office
10 6 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (15.00%) Web Services
10 6 (15.00%) XML
10 6 (15.00%) Norkom
11 5 (12.50%) Derivative
11 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
11 5 (12.50%) Linux
11 5 (12.50%) UNIX
11 5 (12.50%) Data Mining
11 5 (12.50%) Equities
11 5 (12.50%) Business Transformation
12 4 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (10.00%) Change Management
12 4 (10.00%) Project Management
12 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
12 4 (10.00%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Actimize 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 Actimize. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) Spotfire
3 3 (7.50%) QlikView
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 25 (62.50%) Banking
2 22 (55.00%) Finance
3 15 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 7 (17.50%) Front Office
5 3 (7.50%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) International Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 19 (47.50%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) UAT Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) IT Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
1 6 (15.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.50%) Java EE
3 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Derivative
2 5 (12.50%) Equities
3 3 (7.50%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Business Analysis
2 9 (22.50%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Analytics
5 6 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 4 (10.00%) Change Management
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.50%) Usability Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Data Management
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.50%) Workflow
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.00%) Validation
9 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C
3 2 (5.00%) VBA
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) IIBA
2 1 (2.50%) CAPM
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) PMP
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Mantas
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 6 (15.00%) Norkom
4 4 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) Cognos
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) Reuters
6 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
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