The table below looks at the statistics for Eagle PACE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eagle PACE over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eagle Investment Systems PACE
Rank 587 593 541
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -52
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 15 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.009% 0.036%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.34% 0.11% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 14
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4364 4698 4357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.83% 8.61% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2439 2633 2211
Average daily rate £450 £425 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 78
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £14.55 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.34 £53.25 £57.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

Eagle PACE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eagle PACE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Eagle PACE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Eagle PACE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eagle PACE within the UK.

Eagle PACE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Eagle PACE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eagle PACE within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Eagle PACE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Eagle PACE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Eagle PACE within the UK.

Eagle PACE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Eagle PACE
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eagle PACE within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 13 £550 +4.76% 5
London +6 12 £550 +4.76% 5
City of London +20 2 £600 +14.28% 2
Scotland -6 1 £250 -
Edinburgh - 1 £250 -
South East - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £550 -

Eagle PACE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Eagle PACE 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 Eagle PACE.

1 16 (76.19%) Asset Management
2 11 (52.38%) Investment Management
3 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (47.62%) Markit EDM
3 10 (47.62%) Vermilion
4 9 (42.86%) Charles River
5 7 (33.33%) thinkFolio
5 7 (33.33%) Banking
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Fixed Income
7 5 (23.81%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) Back Office
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) SimCorp
7 5 (23.81%) SimCorp Dimension
7 5 (23.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Derivative
8 4 (19.05%) Test Management
8 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Business Objects
8 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (19.05%) Metastorm
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (14.29%) Waterfall

Eagle PACE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Eagle PACE 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 Eagle PACE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Markit EDM
2 7 (33.33%) thinkFolio
3 5 (23.81%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (9.52%) LatentZero
6 1 (4.76%) PORTIA
6 1 (4.76%) SunGard APT
6 1 (4.76%) Investran
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Back Office
4 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
5 4 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Data Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Environment Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Fixed Income
2 4 (19.05%) Derivative
3 3 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 3 (14.29%) Equities
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Asset Management
2 11 (52.38%) Investment Management
3 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Test Management
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) DSDM
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) BPR
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) Dependency Management
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Time Management
8 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Vermilion
2 9 (42.86%) Charles River
3 5 (23.81%) SimCorp
4 4 (19.05%) Metastorm
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Business Objects
4 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Murex
5 1 (4.76%) SunGard
5 1 (4.76%) Yardi
5 1 (4.76%) BI-SAM