The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 523 340 569
Rank change year-on-year
-183 +229
Contract jobs citing EMIR 83 252 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.48% 0.041%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.86% 6.35% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 207 15
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £715 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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 Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4456 3970 4561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.71% 7.52% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2695 2330 2519
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £604 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 160 241
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £41.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EMIR within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

EMIR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EMIR
Daily Rate Trend

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

EMIR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EMIR
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EMIR within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

EMIR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EMIR
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMIR within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
London -135 76 £550 - 20
England -180 76 £550 - 24
City of London -45 24 £550 +4.76% 12
North East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - -

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 145 (65.91%) Dodd-Frank
2 103 (46.82%) Banking
3 98 (44.55%) Derivative
4 81 (36.82%) Finance
5 74 (33.64%) Investment Banking
6 56 (25.45%) Front Office
7 46 (20.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 46 (20.91%) Fixed Income
8 39 (17.73%) Business Analysis
9 37 (16.82%) MiFID
10 36 (16.36%) Project Management
11 33 (15.00%) SQL
11 33 (15.00%) Back Office
12 31 (14.09%) Equities
13 28 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (11.82%) Risk Management
15 25 (11.36%) Asset Management
16 23 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (9.09%) Change Management
18 18 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (8.18%) Investment Management
19 17 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (7.73%) FpML
20 16 (7.27%) XML
20 16 (7.27%) FATCA
20 16 (7.27%) ETRM
21 15 (6.82%) Aligne
21 15 (6.82%) OpenLink
21 15 (6.82%) Endur
22 14 (6.36%) Murex

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EMIR 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 EMIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.82%) Endur
1 15 (6.82%) Aligne
2 13 (5.91%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 13 (5.91%) ZaiNet
2 13 (5.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (5.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (5.91%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.91%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.45%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.45%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.45%) Minerva
4 1 (0.45%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Toad
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 103 (46.82%) Banking
2 81 (36.82%) Finance
3 74 (33.64%) Investment Banking
4 56 (25.45%) Front Office
5 33 (15.00%) Back Office
6 10 (4.55%) Legal
7 4 (1.82%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 130 (59.09%) Analyst
2 114 (51.82%) Business Analyst
3 55 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 14 (6.36%) Banking Business Analyst
5 12 (5.45%) Architect
6 11 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 6 (2.73%) Programme Manager
7 6 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (2.73%) Developer
7 6 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (2.73%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (2.73%) Data Analyst
7 6 (2.73%) Business Manager
8 5 (2.27%) Business Project Manager
8 5 (2.27%) Business Architect
8 5 (2.27%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 5 (2.27%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (2.27%) Senior Manager
9 4 (1.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.73%) FpML
2 16 (7.27%) XML
3 6 (2.73%) .NET
4 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.45%) CSS
4 1 (0.45%) HTML
4 1 (0.45%) XSL
4 1 (0.45%) Flash
4 1 (0.45%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.45%) FIXML
4 1 (0.45%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.45%) jQuery
4 1 (0.45%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 98 (44.55%) Derivative
2 46 (20.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 46 (20.91%) Fixed Income
3 31 (14.09%) Equities
4 17 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.91%) Equity Derivative
6 9 (4.09%) DTCC
7 6 (2.73%) Reference Data
7 6 (2.73%) Credit Derivative
8 4 (1.82%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.36%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.36%) User Experience
9 3 (1.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.91%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.45%) PMI
11 1 (0.45%) Wiki
11 1 (0.45%) ASIC
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.73%) Business Analysis
2 36 (16.36%) Project Management
3 28 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.82%) Risk Management
5 25 (11.36%) Asset Management
6 23 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (9.09%) Change Management
8 18 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (8.18%) Investment Management
9 16 (7.27%) ETRM
10 14 (6.36%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.36%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.91%) ERP
12 12 (5.45%) Migration
13 7 (3.18%) Data Modelling
13 7 (3.18%) Test Strategy
13 7 (3.18%) Time Management
14 6 (2.73%) Analytics
14 6 (2.73%) Use Case
15 5 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 33 (15.00%) SQL
2 7 (3.18%) Java
3 5 (2.27%) C#
4 3 (1.36%) C++
4 3 (1.36%) VBA
5 2 (0.91%) C
6 1 (0.45%) Ruby
6 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (2.73%) Degree
2 5 (2.27%) ISEB
3 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.91%) IIBA
4 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (65.91%) Dodd-Frank
2 37 (16.82%) MiFID
3 16 (7.27%) FATCA
4 12 (5.45%) AIFMD
5 7 (3.18%) QA
6 4 (1.82%) Basel III
7 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.45%) COREP
7 1 (0.45%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (6.82%) OpenLink
2 14 (6.36%) Murex
3 13 (5.91%) SAP
3 13 (5.91%) Brady
3 13 (5.91%) Triple Point
4 8 (3.64%) Calypso
5 4 (1.82%) SunGard
6 3 (1.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.36%) Oracle
7 2 (0.91%) Sybase
7 2 (0.91%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.91%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.45%) Pega
8 1 (0.45%) Sencha
8 1 (0.45%) BI-SAM
8 1 (0.45%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.45%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.45%) Open Text
8 1 (0.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.45%) HP
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