The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Avaloq 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 Avaloq over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Avaloq Evolution AG.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avaloq
Rank 576 513 576
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +63
Contract jobs citing Avaloq 11 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.065% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.14% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 8
Average daily rate £444 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

Avaloq
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Avaloq Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Avaloq
Daily Rate Trend

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

Avaloq Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Avaloq
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avaloq within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Avaloq Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Avaloq
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avaloq within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -41 7 £500 - 1
England -105 7 £500 - 1
City of London -13 2 £550 +12.82%

Avaloq
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Avaloq 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 Avaloq.

1 13 (92.86%) Wealth Management
2 12 (85.71%) Banking
3 10 (71.43%) Investment Management
4 9 (64.29%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Migration
5 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
7 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 5 (35.71%) Use Case
8 4 (28.57%) Back Office
8 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
8 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
10 2 (14.29%) Project Management
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle
10 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
10 2 (14.29%) Front Office
10 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
10 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (14.29%) Legal
10 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
11 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
11 1 (7.14%) Test Management
11 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (7.14%) Degree
11 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis

Avaloq
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Avaloq 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 Avaloq. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Back Office
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Front Office
5 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 3 (21.43%) UAT Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Wealth Management
2 10 (71.43%) Investment Management
3 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
5 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 5 (35.71%) Use Case
6 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Test Management
8 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP