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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Charles River
Rank 598 605 566
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -39
Contract jobs citing Charles River 55 58 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.100% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 61
Median daily rate £600 £575 £590
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £830 £693 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £575 £650
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -11.53%
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
23952 25081 26332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 43.24% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14633 14810 14890
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1080 1192
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.99 £18.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% -4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £41.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 29 September 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 9 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 29 September 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 +21 45 £600 -5.88% 11
London +7 44 £613 -2.00% 11
Scotland +3 10 £538 -
City of London +11 9 £675 +3.84% 6
Edinburgh +3 9 £525 -2.32%
Canary Wharf - 2 £503 -
South East +18 1 £550 -21.42%
Surrey +9 1 £550 -
Glasgow +5 1 £650 -

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 72 (62.61%) Asset Management
2 52 (45.22%) Investment Management
3 47 (40.87%) Front Office
4 41 (35.65%) Finance
5 25 (21.74%) SQL
6 24 (20.87%) Banking
7 22 (19.13%) thinkFolio
7 22 (19.13%) Markit EDM
8 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (15.65%) Fixed Income
10 16 (13.91%) Investment Banking
11 15 (13.04%) Project Management
12 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (11.30%) Migration
13 13 (11.30%) Bloomberg
14 12 (10.43%) SimCorp
15 11 (9.57%) WebSphere
15 11 (9.57%) Java
16 10 (8.70%) Oracle
16 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
16 10 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (8.70%) Spring
16 10 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (8.70%) Wealth Management
16 10 (8.70%) Multithreading
17 9 (7.83%) Apache Camel
17 9 (7.83%) Equities
17 9 (7.83%) Maven
17 9 (7.83%) C#
17 9 (7.83%) Unix

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 (9.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Markit EDM
1 22 (19.13%) thinkFolio
2 4 (3.48%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (1.74%) LatentZero
3 2 (1.74%) Minerva
4 1 (0.87%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.87%) Endur
4 1 (0.87%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) FTP
1 1 (0.87%) Network Security
1 1 (0.87%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Maven
2 8 (6.96%) JUnit
2 8 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.09%) JIRA
4 6 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.35%) Subversion
6 2 (1.74%) TestComplete
General
1 47 (40.87%) Front Office
2 41 (35.65%) Finance
3 24 (20.87%) Banking
4 16 (13.91%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.09%) Back Office
6 4 (3.48%) Retail
7 3 (2.61%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.87%) Advertising
9 1 (0.87%) Law
9 1 (0.87%) Legal
9 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (33.91%) Analyst
2 26 (22.61%) Business Analyst
2 26 (22.61%) Project Manager
3 24 (20.87%) Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Asset Management Analyst
5 13 (11.30%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 12 (10.43%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 11 (9.57%) Asset Management Project Manager
8 10 (8.70%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Programme Manager
9 8 (6.96%) Test Manager
10 7 (6.09%) Integration Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Charles River Project Manager
11 6 (5.22%) Compliance Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Compliance Business Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Investment Management Business Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) Senior Manager
12 5 (4.35%) Test Leader
13 4 (3.48%) Data Analyst
13 4 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) Spring
2 9 (7.83%) Apache Camel
3 6 (5.22%) WCF
3 6 (5.22%) WPF
4 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.87%) .NET
5 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Fixed Income
2 10 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (7.83%) Equities
4 5 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.61%) Derivative
7 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) Fintech
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Unix
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (62.61%) Asset Management
2 52 (45.22%) Investment Management
3 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.04%) Project Management
5 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (11.30%) Migration
7 10 (8.70%) Multithreading
7 10 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (8.70%) Wealth Management
8 8 (6.96%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.96%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.09%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (6.09%) TDD
10 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.22%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (4.35%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.35%) OO
12 4 (3.48%) Change Management
12 4 (3.48%) UML
12 4 (3.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.74%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) Java
3 9 (7.83%) C#
4 4 (3.48%) Perl
4 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.48%) VB
5 3 (2.61%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.48%) ISEB
2 2 (1.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) MiFID
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.87%) FATCA
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (11.30%) Bloomberg
2 12 (10.43%) SimCorp
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle
4 4 (3.48%) HP
4 4 (3.48%) SunGard
5 3 (2.61%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.61%) FNZ
6 1 (0.87%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.87%) BISAM
6 1 (0.87%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.87%) RIMES
6 1 (0.87%) Tableau