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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Charles River
Rank 589 577 509
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -68
Contract jobs citing Charles River 57 61 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.25% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 52 83
Median daily rate £575 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £525
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -19.04%
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
24149 24544 23718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.84% 44.52% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14843 14384 13349
Median daily rate £400 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 830 1087 1007
Median hourly rate £20.45 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +2 47 £613 -2.00% 9
London -5 44 £638 +2.00% 9
Edinburgh -6 10 £525 +16.66% 1
Scotland -21 10 £525 +31.25% 1
City of London +29 8 £675 +3.84% 6
Surrey - 2 £418 -
South East - 2 £418 -
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 70 (58.82%) Asset Management
2 62 (52.10%) Front Office
3 56 (47.06%) Finance
4 50 (42.02%) Investment Management
5 37 (31.09%) Markit EDM
6 28 (23.53%) thinkFolio
6 28 (23.53%) Bloomberg
6 28 (23.53%) SQL
7 21 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (13.45%) Portfolio Management
9 15 (12.61%) Fixed Income
9 15 (12.61%) Project Management
10 14 (11.76%) Reuters
10 14 (11.76%) SimCorp
11 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (10.92%) Banking
11 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
12 11 (9.24%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (9.24%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (9.24%) Problem Management
13 10 (8.40%) FactSet
13 10 (8.40%) C#
13 10 (8.40%) Investment Banking
13 10 (8.40%) Equities
14 9 (7.56%) Migration
14 9 (7.56%) VBA
14 9 (7.56%) Wealth Management
15 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (5.88%) MS Excel

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 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.84%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
2 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.84%) MS Project
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (31.09%) Markit EDM
2 28 (23.53%) thinkFolio
3 6 (5.04%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (3.36%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.84%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.84%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.84%) Minerva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) Crystal Reports
2 11 (9.24%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.84%) DB2
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.68%) TestComplete
General
1 62 (52.10%) Front Office
2 56 (47.06%) Finance
3 13 (10.92%) Banking
4 10 (8.40%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Back Office
6 4 (3.36%) Retail
7 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (36.97%) Analyst
2 26 (21.85%) Business Analyst
3 23 (19.33%) Developer
4 19 (15.97%) Project Manager
5 16 (13.45%) Applications Support
6 11 (9.24%) Asset Management Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Asset Management Project Manager
8 7 (5.88%) Charles River Business Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Test Leader
9 5 (4.20%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.36%) Integration Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (2.52%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) WCF
1 6 (5.04%) WPF
2 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.52%) XML
4 2 (1.68%) .NET
5 1 (0.84%) COM
5 1 (0.84%) HTML
5 1 (0.84%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.84%) J2EE
5 1 (0.84%) Middleware
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Fixed Income
2 10 (8.40%) Equities
3 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.20%) Derivative
4 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.84%) AIX
1 1 (0.84%) Linux
1 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.82%) Asset Management
2 50 (42.02%) Investment Management
3 21 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (13.45%) Portfolio Management
5 15 (12.61%) Project Management
6 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.24%) Problem Management
8 9 (7.56%) Migration
8 9 (7.56%) Wealth Management
9 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.04%) Validation
11 5 (4.20%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.20%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (3.36%) Change Management
12 4 (3.36%) Fund Accounting
12 4 (3.36%) Fund Management
12 4 (3.36%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.36%) MVVM
12 4 (3.36%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.53%) SQL
2 10 (8.40%) C#
3 9 (7.56%) VBA
4 6 (5.04%) Perl
5 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.52%) VB
7 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.84%) C
8 1 (0.84%) Java
8 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.04%) ISEB
2 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.68%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.84%) FATCA
3 1 (0.84%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (23.53%) Bloomberg
2 14 (11.76%) Reuters
2 14 (11.76%) SimCorp
3 10 (8.40%) FactSet
4 4 (3.36%) SunGard
5 3 (2.52%) FNZ
6 2 (1.68%) Fidessa
6 2 (1.68%) HP
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.84%) Avaloq
7 1 (0.84%) BISAM
7 1 (0.84%) Eze Castle Integration
7 1 (0.84%) Fiserv
7 1 (0.84%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.84%) IBM
7 1 (0.84%) Informatica
7 1 (0.84%) Linedata
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle
7 1 (0.84%) Sybase
7 1 (0.84%) Tableau