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 7 December 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Charles River
Rank 583 588 579
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Charles River 47 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.10% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 49 36
Median daily rate £590 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £525 £550
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -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
22737 23708 25190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.77% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13915 13904 14848
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 872 987 1211
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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
England +25 43 £595 -4.80% 5
London +5 43 £595 -4.80% 5
City of London +3 10 £600 -4.00% 3
Edinburgh +10 4 £403 -23.33%
Scotland +5 4 £403 -23.33%

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 67 (60.36%) Asset Management
2 63 (56.76%) Investment Management
3 42 (37.84%) Front Office
4 40 (36.04%) Finance
5 27 (24.32%) SQL
6 22 (19.82%) thinkFolio
7 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (16.22%) Banking
8 16 (14.41%) Fixed Income
8 16 (14.41%) Business Analysis
9 13 (11.71%) Migration
9 13 (11.71%) Bloomberg
10 12 (10.81%) Oracle
10 12 (10.81%) Project Management
11 11 (9.91%) Java
11 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.91%) WebSphere
11 11 (9.91%) Markit EDM
12 10 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (9.01%) Multithreading
12 10 (9.01%) Spring
12 10 (9.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (9.01%) Unix
13 9 (8.11%) Regression Testing
13 9 (8.11%) Maven
13 9 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (8.11%) JIRA
13 9 (8.11%) Apache Camel
14 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.21%) Multithreaded Programming

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 11 (9.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (19.82%) thinkFolio
2 11 (9.91%) Markit EDM
3 4 (3.60%) LatentZero
3 4 (3.60%) Sentinel
4 3 (2.70%) LongView
5 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.90%) Endur
5 1 (0.90%) Findur
5 1 (0.90%) Minerva
5 1 (0.90%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) FTP
1 1 (0.90%) Network Security
1 1 (0.90%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) JIRA
1 9 (8.11%) Maven
2 8 (7.21%) JUnit
3 6 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.50%) Subversion
5 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (37.84%) Front Office
2 40 (36.04%) Finance
3 18 (16.22%) Banking
4 7 (6.31%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.50%) Back Office
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (48.65%) Analyst
2 43 (38.74%) Business Analyst
3 23 (20.72%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 19 (17.12%) Asset Management Analyst
5 17 (15.32%) Project Manager
6 16 (14.41%) Developer
7 15 (13.51%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 11 (9.91%) Compliance Analyst
8 11 (9.91%) Compliance Business Analyst
9 10 (9.01%) Asset Management Project Manager
9 10 (9.01%) Java Developer
10 9 (8.11%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 9 (8.11%) Programme Manager
11 6 (5.41%) Tester
12 5 (4.50%) Charles River Project Manager
12 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (3.60%) Senior Business Analyst
13 4 (3.60%) Support Analyst
13 4 (3.60%) Test Analyst
14 3 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) Spring
2 9 (8.11%) Apache Camel
3 5 (4.50%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.80%) .NET
5 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.90%) WCF
5 1 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Fixed Income
2 10 (9.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (6.31%) Equities
4 6 (5.41%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.50%) Derivative
6 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.90%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.01%) Unix
2 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (60.36%) Asset Management
2 63 (56.76%) Investment Management
3 18 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.41%) Business Analysis
5 13 (11.71%) Migration
6 12 (10.81%) Project Management
7 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.01%) Multithreading
8 10 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (8.11%) Regression Testing
9 9 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (7.21%) Data Modelling
10 8 (7.21%) Multithreaded Programming
10 8 (7.21%) System Integration Testing
10 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.31%) Fund Management
11 7 (6.31%) TDD
12 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.41%) Data Analysis
12 6 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.32%) SQL
2 11 (9.91%) Java
3 4 (3.60%) VBA
4 3 (2.70%) Ruby
5 2 (1.80%) C#
6 1 (0.90%) C
6 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.80%) Degree
1 2 (1.80%) ISEB
2 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) MiFID
2 3 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.90%) FATCA
3 1 (0.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) Bloomberg
2 12 (10.81%) Oracle
3 6 (5.41%) HP
4 4 (3.60%) SimCorp
5 3 (2.70%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.70%) Remedy
6 1 (0.90%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.90%) BISAM
6 1 (0.90%) FNZ
6 1 (0.90%) Reuters
6 1 (0.90%) RIMES
6 1 (0.90%) SunGard
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