The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Charles River 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 Charles River over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Charles River
Rank 537 498 459
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -39
Contract jobs citing Charles River 60 74 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 54
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£550 £600 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £443 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - £395
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
24472 23857 21193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.33% 45.49% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13917 13077 11304
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1059 1167
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Charles River Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Charles River
Daily Rate Trend

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

Charles River Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Charles River
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Charles River within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Charles River Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Charles River
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Charles River within the UK.

Charles River Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Charles River
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. 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
England -34 43 £600 - 21
London -13 42 £600 - 21
Scotland -9 15 £550 - 4
City of London -11 13 £600 +4.34% 13
Edinburgh -17 5 £500 - 4
South East - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Charles River 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 Charles River.

1 62 (55.36%) Asset Management
2 53 (47.32%) SQL
3 51 (45.54%) Finance
4 48 (42.86%) Investment Management
5 46 (41.07%) Front Office
6 33 (29.46%) Markit EDM
7 28 (25.00%) thinkFolio
8 21 (18.75%) Fixed Income
9 16 (14.29%) Banking
10 15 (13.39%) Equities
11 12 (10.71%) Business Analysis
11 12 (10.71%) Project Management
12 11 (9.82%) Oracle
12 11 (9.82%) Back Office
13 10 (8.93%) Investment Banking
13 10 (8.93%) Bloomberg
13 10 (8.93%) Wealth Management
14 9 (8.04%) Derivative
14 9 (8.04%) SimCorp
14 9 (8.04%) SimCorp Dimension
14 9 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
15 8 (7.14%) Windows
16 7 (6.25%) Change Management
16 7 (6.25%) Data Management
16 7 (6.25%) Eagle PACE
16 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
17 6 (5.36%) Portfolio Management
17 6 (5.36%) Data Structures

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Charles River 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 Charles River. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Office
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (29.46%) Markit EDM
2 28 (25.00%) thinkFolio
3 9 (8.04%) SimCorp Dimension
4 7 (6.25%) Eagle PACE
5 5 (4.46%) LatentZero
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (1.79%) Temenos T24
6 2 (1.79%) Temenos Globus
6 2 (1.79%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.89%) LongView
7 1 (0.89%) Agresso
7 1 (0.89%) PORTIA
7 1 (0.89%) SunGard APT
7 1 (0.89%) Investran
7 1 (0.89%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) FTP
2 2 (1.79%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.89%) LAN
3 1 (0.89%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Toad
2 4 (3.57%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 51 (45.54%) Finance
2 46 (41.07%) Front Office
3 16 (14.29%) Banking
4 11 (9.82%) Back Office
5 10 (8.93%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.57%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (54.46%) Analyst
2 28 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 23 (20.54%) Applications Support
4 19 (16.96%) Support Analyst
5 16 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 16 (14.29%) Developer
6 13 (11.61%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 12 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Charles River Support Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (4.46%) Consultant
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Charles River Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.68%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.68%) Senior Manager
12 3 (2.68%) Analyst Programmer
12 3 (2.68%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) .NET
1 5 (4.46%) Middleware
2 3 (2.68%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.75%) Fixed Income
2 15 (13.39%) Equities
3 9 (8.04%) Derivative
4 6 (5.36%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.68%) DTCC
7 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.79%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.89%) Replication
8 1 (0.89%) AS400
8 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.89%) Open Source
8 1 (0.89%) iPad
8 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.89%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 6 (5.36%) Linux
3 5 (4.46%) UNIX
3 5 (4.46%) AIX
3 5 (4.46%) Solaris
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Asset Management
2 48 (42.86%) Investment Management
3 12 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 12 (10.71%) Project Management
4 10 (8.93%) Wealth Management
5 9 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.25%) Change Management
6 7 (6.25%) Data Management
7 6 (5.36%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (5.36%) Cash Management
7 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Data Management
7 6 (5.36%) Fund Management
7 6 (5.36%) ETL
8 5 (4.46%) OO
8 5 (4.46%) Workflow
8 5 (4.46%) Database Tuning
8 5 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.32%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) C#
3 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.57%) VBA
4 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.68%) C
5 3 (2.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) Control-M
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 11 (9.82%) Oracle
2 10 (8.93%) Bloomberg
3 9 (8.04%) SimCorp
4 4 (3.57%) Sophis
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.68%) Murex
6 2 (1.79%) FactSet
6 2 (1.79%) Avaloq
6 2 (1.79%) VMware
6 2 (1.79%) Metastorm
6 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.79%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.89%) Sun
7 1 (0.89%) CODA
7 1 (0.89%) Calypso
7 1 (0.89%) SunGard
7 1 (0.89%) HP
7 1 (0.89%) Citrix
7 1 (0.89%) Reuters
7 1 (0.89%) Yardi
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