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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Eagle Investment Systems PACE
Rank 610 595 576
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.22% 0.13% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Average daily rate £525 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
4159 4769 4653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.09% 9.41% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2730 2396
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 35 56
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £28.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.49 £13.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £61.53 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

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
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 5 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 9 £525 -2.32%
Surrey - 5 £525 -
South East - 5 £525 -
London -8 4 £588 +9.30%
City of London +34 1 - -

Eagle PACE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) Asset Management
2 10 (66.67%) Change Management
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 9 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 9 (60.00%) Vermilion
4 8 (53.33%) BPR
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
5 7 (46.67%) SSADM
5 7 (46.67%) DSDM
5 7 (46.67%) ISO 9000
6 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
6 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (20.00%) Data Management
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (20.00%) Markit EDM

Eagle PACE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (6.67%) Eagle STAR
2 1 (6.67%) LatentZero
2 1 (6.67%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (6.67%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
1 9 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SimCorp Support
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Asset Management
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Change Management
3 9 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) BPR
4 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (53.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) DSDM
5 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
5 7 (46.67%) SSADM
6 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
6 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Data Management
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
7 3 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO 9000
2 1 (6.67%) AIFMD
2 1 (6.67%) EMIR
2 1 (6.67%) MiFID
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Vermilion
2 2 (13.33%) Charles River
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) SimCorp