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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Charles River
UK
Rank 544 584 557
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -27
Contract jobs citing Charles River 50 45 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 41
Median daily rate £650 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £685 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £539 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -4.54%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20200 22429 23591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.54% 43.13% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 13422 13583
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 838 962
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +21.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Charles River
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Charles River as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +66 48 £650 +4.00% 6
London +48 48 £650 +4.00% 6
City of London -1 10 £625 +4.16% 4
Scotland +13 2 £539 +2.61%
Edinburgh +1 2 £539 +2.61%

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Charles River.

1 71 (71.72%) Asset Management
2 64 (64.65%) Investment Management
3 48 (48.48%) Front Office
4 31 (31.31%) Finance
5 23 (23.23%) thinkFolio
6 20 (20.20%) Fixed Income
6 20 (20.20%) SQL
7 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (17.17%) Derivative
9 16 (16.16%) Bloomberg
10 13 (13.13%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.13%) Fund Management
11 11 (11.11%) Regression Testing
12 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 9 (9.09%) Migration
13 8 (8.08%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (8.08%) System Integration Testing
14 7 (7.07%) Hedge funds
14 7 (7.07%) Markit EDM
14 7 (7.07%) Equities
14 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
15 6 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (6.06%) Project Management
15 6 (6.06%) Workflow
15 6 (6.06%) Sentinel
15 6 (6.06%) Banking
15 6 (6.06%) Scrum
15 6 (6.06%) JIRA
16 5 (5.05%) QA

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (23.23%) thinkFolio
2 7 (7.07%) Markit EDM
3 6 (6.06%) Sentinel
4 5 (5.05%) LatentZero
5 3 (3.03%) LongView
6 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.01%) Endur
6 1 (1.01%) Findur
6 1 (1.01%) Minerva
6 1 (1.01%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (1.01%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) BGP
1 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.01%) DMZ
1 1 (1.01%) DWDM
1 1 (1.01%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.01%) Firewall
1 1 (1.01%) FTP
1 1 (1.01%) IPsec
1 1 (1.01%) IPv6
1 1 (1.01%) MPLS
1 1 (1.01%) Network Security
1 1 (1.01%) OSPF
1 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.01%) Telnet
1 1 (1.01%) VoIP
1 1 (1.01%) VPN
1 1 (1.01%) VRRP
1 1 (1.01%) WAN
1 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) JIRA
2 3 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (2.02%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) JBehave
3 2 (2.02%) JUnit
3 2 (2.02%) Selenium
3 2 (2.02%) TestNG
3 2 (2.02%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (48.48%) Front Office
2 31 (31.31%) Finance
3 6 (6.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.03%) Law
5 2 (2.02%) Back Office
5 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (64.65%) Analyst
2 50 (50.51%) Business Analyst
3 22 (22.22%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 20 (20.20%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 13 (13.13%) Asset Management Analyst
5 13 (13.13%) Project Manager
6 10 (10.10%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 9 (9.09%) Compliance Analyst
8 8 (8.08%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Compliance Business Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Tester
11 5 (5.05%) Programme Manager
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.04%) Senior Business Analyst
12 4 (4.04%) Support Analyst
12 4 (4.04%) Systems Analyst
13 3 (3.03%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.02%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.01%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.01%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.01%) WCF
3 1 (1.01%) WPF
3 1 (1.01%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Fixed Income
2 17 (17.17%) Derivative
3 7 (7.07%) Equities
3 7 (7.07%) Hedge funds
4 6 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.02%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.01%) Fintech
8 1 (1.01%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Unix
2 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.72%) Asset Management
2 64 (64.65%) Investment Management
3 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.13%) Business Analysis
4 13 (13.13%) Fund Management
5 11 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 9 (9.09%) Migration
6 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (8.08%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.06%) Project Management
9 6 (6.06%) Scrum
9 6 (6.06%) Workflow
10 5 (5.05%) Electronic Trading
10 5 (5.05%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.04%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (4.04%) SDLC
11 4 (4.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.20%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
2 3 (3.03%) VBA
3 2 (2.02%) C#
3 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.02%) Ruby
4 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) CCSA
1 1 (1.01%) CFA
1 1 (1.01%) Degree
1 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) MiFID
3 1 (1.01%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.01%) Pingdom
2 1 (1.01%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Bloomberg
2 5 (5.05%) HP
2 5 (5.05%) SimCorp
3 3 (3.03%) CODA
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle
3 3 (3.03%) Remedy
4 2 (2.02%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco
5 1 (1.01%) Citrix
5 1 (1.01%) F5
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.01%) Radianz
5 1 (1.01%) Reuters
5 1 (1.01%) Splunk
5 1 (1.01%) SunGard
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