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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Charles River
UK
Rank 538 577 559
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -18
Contract jobs citing Charles River 49 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 35
Median daily rate £625 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £700 £650
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
20308 21642 23146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.27% 43.30% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12489 12731 13574
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 764 861 1016
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +41 46 £625 - 8
London +25 46 £625 - 8
City of London -4 8 £605 -1.22% 2
Scotland +11 3 £403 -23.33% 1
Edinburgh +5 3 £403 -23.33% 1

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 66 (65.35%) Investment Management
2 65 (64.36%) Asset Management
3 48 (47.52%) Front Office
4 38 (37.62%) Finance
5 26 (25.74%) SQL
6 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.83%) thinkFolio
7 17 (16.83%) Fixed Income
8 13 (12.87%) Bloomberg
8 13 (12.87%) Banking
9 12 (11.88%) Oracle
9 12 (11.88%) Derivative
10 11 (10.89%) WebSphere
10 11 (10.89%) Java
10 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.89%) Migration
11 10 (9.90%) Regression Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Spring
11 10 (9.90%) Unix
11 10 (9.90%) Fund Management
11 10 (9.90%) JIRA
11 10 (9.90%) Multithreading
12 9 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (8.91%) Apache Camel
12 9 (8.91%) JUnit
12 9 (8.91%) Maven
13 8 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (7.92%) Multithreaded Programming
13 8 (7.92%) System Integration Testing

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 (10.89%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (16.83%) thinkFolio
2 7 (6.93%) Markit EDM
3 5 (4.95%) Sentinel
4 4 (3.96%) LatentZero
5 3 (2.97%) LongView
6 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.99%) Endur
6 1 (0.99%) Findur
6 1 (0.99%) Minerva
6 1 (0.99%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) BGP
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (0.99%) EIGRP
1 1 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (0.99%) FTP
1 1 (0.99%) HSRP
1 1 (0.99%) IPv6
1 1 (0.99%) Multicast
1 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
1 1 (0.99%) Network Security
1 1 (0.99%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.99%) Telnet
1 1 (0.99%) VoIP
1 1 (0.99%) VPN
1 1 (0.99%) VRRP
1 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) JIRA
2 9 (8.91%) JUnit
2 9 (8.91%) Maven
3 6 (5.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (5.94%) Subversion
4 1 (0.99%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.99%) JBehave
4 1 (0.99%) Selenium
4 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) TestNG
4 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (47.52%) Front Office
2 38 (37.62%) Finance
3 13 (12.87%) Banking
4 6 (5.94%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Back Office
6 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.97%) Law
7 2 (1.98%) Advertising
8 1 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (52.48%) Analyst
2 43 (42.57%) Business Analyst
3 19 (18.81%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 14 (13.86%) Asset Management Analyst
4 14 (13.86%) Project Manager
5 13 (12.87%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 12 (11.88%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 11 (10.89%) Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Java Developer
9 9 (8.91%) Asset Management Project Manager
10 8 (7.92%) Investment Management Business Analyst
11 7 (6.93%) Compliance Analyst
11 7 (6.93%) Compliance Business Analyst
11 7 (6.93%) Programme Manager
12 6 (5.94%) Tester
13 5 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (4.95%) Senior Manager
14 4 (3.96%) Senior Project Manager
14 4 (3.96%) Support Analyst
14 4 (3.96%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) Spring
2 9 (8.91%) Apache Camel
3 5 (4.95%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.98%) .NET
5 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.99%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.99%) WCF
5 1 (0.99%) WPF
5 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Fixed Income
2 12 (11.88%) Derivative
3 8 (7.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (5.94%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.95%) Equities
6 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.97%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.98%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.99%) Fintech
8 1 (0.99%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Unix
2 1 (0.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (65.35%) Investment Management
2 65 (64.36%) Asset Management
3 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.89%) Business Analysis
4 11 (10.89%) Migration
5 10 (9.90%) Fund Management
5 10 (9.90%) Multithreading
5 10 (9.90%) Regression Testing
6 9 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.92%) Multithreaded Programming
7 8 (7.92%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.92%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (7.92%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.93%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.93%) TDD
9 6 (5.94%) Scrum
9 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.74%) SQL
2 11 (10.89%) Java
3 3 (2.97%) Ruby
3 3 (2.97%) VBA
4 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.99%) C#
5 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) CCSA
2 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) MiFID
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) EMIR
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.99%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (12.87%) Bloomberg
2 12 (11.88%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) HP
3 5 (4.95%) SimCorp
4 3 (2.97%) CODA
4 3 (2.97%) Remedy
5 2 (1.98%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.99%) BISAM
6 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) F5
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.99%) Radianz
6 1 (0.99%) Reuters
6 1 (0.99%) RIMES
6 1 (0.99%) Splunk
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