The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Business Applications category.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Eagle Investment Systems PACE
Rank 594 549 569
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +20
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 10 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.031% 0.024%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 11
Average daily rate
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£538 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £300 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5072 4615 5323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.28% 9.03% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2614 2352 2571
Average daily rate £430 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 79 56
Average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -39.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%

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 July 2014.

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 3 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 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 -14 9 £538 -10.41%
London +7 8 £575 -4.16%
City of London +3 2 £388 -35.41%

Eagle PACE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 9 (60.00%) Markit EDM
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Data Management
4 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Investment Management
5 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Derivative
6 4 (26.67%) Reference Data
7 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Vermilion
7 3 (20.00%) LatentZero
7 3 (20.00%) thinkFolio
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) Reuters
7 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
7 3 (20.00%) Charles River
8 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (13.33%) Informatica
8 2 (13.33%) Back Office
8 2 (13.33%) Equities
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Eagle STAR
8 2 (13.33%) WebFOCUS
8 2 (13.33%) Retail

Eagle PACE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (20.00%) LatentZero
3 2 (13.33%) Eagle STAR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 4 (26.67%) Derivative
2 4 (26.67%) Reference Data
3 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Equities
5 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 6 (40.00%) Data Management
3 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Fund Management
6 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Reuters
1 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (20.00%) Charles River
1 3 (20.00%) thinkFolio
1 3 (20.00%) Vermilion
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
2 2 (13.33%) RIMES
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Serena
3 1 (6.67%) FactSet