The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Charles River
Rank 482 523 478
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -45
Contract jobs citing Charles River 98 47 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.094% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 29 78
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£600 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £336 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £680 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -1.48%
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
23993 23758 26687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.54% 47.39% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13413 12775 13419
Average daily rate £380 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1060 1245 1358
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%

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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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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 +28 77 £600 +15.38% 17
London +35 73 £600 +16.50% 13
City of London +42 34 £608 +15.71% 7
Scotland +7 21 £525 +60.30% 5
Edinburgh -2 19 £525 - 4
Oxfordshire +7 3 £425 -32.00% 3
South East -12 3 £425 -32.00% 4
Henley-on-Thames 0 2 £475 -24.00%
Berkshire - - - - 1

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 118 (63.78%) Asset Management
2 84 (45.41%) Front Office
3 80 (43.24%) Investment Management
4 78 (42.16%) Finance
5 70 (37.84%) SQL
6 42 (22.70%) Fixed Income
7 36 (19.46%) Fund Management
8 35 (18.92%) thinkFolio
9 32 (17.30%) Derivative
10 31 (16.76%) Banking
11 28 (15.14%) Business Analysis
12 27 (14.59%) Markit EDM
13 25 (13.51%) Back Office
14 23 (12.43%) LatentZero
15 19 (10.27%) Portfolio Management
15 19 (10.27%) Investment Banking
16 15 (8.11%) Equities
17 14 (7.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (7.57%) Sophis
18 13 (7.03%) Workflow
18 13 (7.03%) Calypso
18 13 (7.03%) Project Management
18 13 (7.03%) Java
18 13 (7.03%) Data Management
18 13 (7.03%) Test Scripting
19 12 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
20 11 (5.95%) ISO 9001
21 10 (5.41%) Bloomberg
21 10 (5.41%) SQL Server
21 10 (5.41%) PRINCE2

Charles River
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
1 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.54%) MS Project
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (14.59%) Markit EDM
2 23 (12.43%) LatentZero
3 7 (3.78%) Minerva
4 5 (2.70%) Sentinel
5 4 (2.16%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (1.62%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (1.08%) Eagle STAR
7 2 (1.08%) Capstone
7 2 (1.08%) HiPortfolio
7 2 (1.08%) LongView
8 1 (0.54%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.54%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) HTTP
1 1 (0.54%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.62%) QlikView
3 3 (1.62%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.08%) MS Access
4 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.54%) Subversion
2 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.54%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 84 (45.41%) Front Office
2 78 (42.16%) Finance
3 31 (16.76%) Banking
4 25 (13.51%) Back Office
5 19 (10.27%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.70%) Advertising
7 2 (1.08%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
8 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (60.00%) Analyst
2 65 (35.14%) Business Analyst
3 28 (15.14%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 25 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 21 (11.35%) Test Analyst
6 16 (8.65%) Support Analyst
7 15 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 15 (8.11%) Developer
8 12 (6.49%) Consultant
9 10 (5.41%) Data Analyst
9 10 (5.41%) Charles River Consultant
10 9 (4.86%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (2.70%) Product Specialist
12 5 (2.70%) Project Delivery Manager
13 4 (2.16%) Banking Business Analyst
13 4 (2.16%) Programmer
13 4 (2.16%) Senior Business Analyst
13 4 (2.16%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.78%) XML
2 6 (3.24%) .NET
3 2 (1.08%) Middleware
3 2 (1.08%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.54%) LINQ
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.70%) Fixed Income
2 32 (17.30%) Derivative
3 15 (8.11%) Equities
4 14 (7.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (5.41%) iPad
6 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.70%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.16%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.16%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.62%) PMI
10 1 (0.54%) AS400
10 1 (0.54%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.78%) UNIX
2 6 (3.24%) Windows
3 2 (1.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (63.78%) Asset Management
2 80 (43.24%) Investment Management
3 36 (19.46%) Fund Management
4 28 (15.14%) Business Analysis
5 19 (10.27%) Portfolio Management
6 13 (7.03%) Test Scripting
6 13 (7.03%) Data Management
6 13 (7.03%) Project Management
6 13 (7.03%) Workflow
7 12 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (4.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (4.86%) Data Analysis
10 7 (3.78%) Enterprise Data Management
10 7 (3.78%) Migration
11 6 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (2.70%) Risk Management
12 5 (2.70%) Data Modelling
12 5 (2.70%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.84%) SQL
2 13 (7.03%) Java
3 4 (2.16%) VBA
4 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.08%) C#
5 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.54%) C++
6 1 (0.54%) VBScript
6 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (2.70%) ISEB
1 5 (2.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.08%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.95%) ISO 9001
2 9 (4.86%) QA
3 2 (1.08%) EMIR
3 2 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (18.92%) thinkFolio
2 14 (7.57%) Sophis
3 13 (7.03%) Calypso
4 10 (5.41%) Bloomberg
5 8 (4.32%) SimCorp
5 8 (4.32%) Oracle
6 7 (3.78%) Fidessa
7 5 (2.70%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.16%) RIMES
9 3 (1.62%) Reuters
9 3 (1.62%) FactSet
9 3 (1.62%) Murex
9 3 (1.62%) Misys
9 3 (1.62%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (1.08%) Algorithmics
11 1 (0.54%) VMware
11 1 (0.54%) StatPro
11 1 (0.54%) Linedata
11 1 (0.54%) HP
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