The table below looks at the statistics for EMIR skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 607 527 493
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -34
Contract jobs citing EMIR 36 114 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 2.23% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 91 114
Median daily rate £550 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £473 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £600
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
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 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
4942 5117 5061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.31% 9.15% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3170 3284 3131
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 183 211
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

EMIR
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EMIR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

EMIR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EMIR
Hourly Rate Trend

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

EMIR Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EMIR
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EMIR within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -66 36 £550 -8.33% 17
London -61 34 £550 -8.33% 15
City of London +17 4 £575 -8.00% 12
Sheffield - 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £575 -

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EMIR 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 EMIR.

1 70 (72.92%) MiFID
2 67 (69.79%) Dodd-Frank
3 65 (67.71%) Banking
4 51 (53.13%) Investment Banking
5 41 (42.71%) Finance
6 19 (19.79%) Derivative
7 17 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (17.71%) SQL
8 16 (16.67%) SDLC
9 15 (15.63%) Business Analysis
10 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (14.58%) Front Office
10 14 (14.58%) FATCA
11 13 (13.54%) Back Office
12 12 (12.50%) Summit
12 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (11.46%) Murex
13 11 (11.46%) Calypso
14 10 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (10.42%) Market Risk
15 9 (9.38%) Fixed Income
16 8 (8.33%) Equities
16 8 (8.33%) Project Management
17 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (7.29%) AIFMD
17 7 (7.29%) Hedge funds
17 7 (7.29%) Algorithmic Trading
18 6 (6.25%) Java
18 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
18 6 (6.25%) Asset Management

EMIR
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:

Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Summit
2 1 (1.04%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.04%) OLTP
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.04%) FitNesse
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
1 1 (1.04%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.04%) NUnit
General
1 65 (67.71%) Banking
2 51 (53.13%) Investment Banking
3 41 (42.71%) Finance
4 14 (14.58%) Front Office
5 13 (13.54%) Back Office
6 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.08%) Retail
8 1 (1.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 63 (65.63%) Analyst
2 55 (57.29%) Business Analyst
3 22 (22.92%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 19 (19.79%) Report Analyst
5 18 (18.75%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 17 (17.71%) Project Manager
7 16 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
8 15 (15.63%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) IT Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Programme Manager
11 6 (6.25%) Investment Banking Project Manager
12 5 (5.21%) Architect
12 5 (5.21%) MiFID Programme Manager
13 4 (4.17%) Implementation Analyst
13 4 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) .NET
1 5 (5.21%) XML
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.13%) FIXML
2 3 (3.13%) Web Services
3 2 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.04%) Autofac
4 1 (1.04%) AutoMapper
4 1 (1.04%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.04%) FpML
4 1 (1.04%) JMS
4 1 (1.04%) jQuery
4 1 (1.04%) LINQ
4 1 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Derivative
2 10 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (10.42%) Market Risk
3 9 (9.38%) Fixed Income
4 8 (8.33%) Equities
5 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.29%) Hedge funds
6 5 (5.21%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (5.21%) Reference Data
7 4 (4.17%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.08%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.04%) ASIC
9 1 (1.04%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.04%) DTCC
9 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.04%) PMI
9 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Unix
1 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (16.67%) SDLC
3 15 (15.63%) Business Analysis
4 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (8.33%) Project Management
7 7 (7.29%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 6 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 6 (6.25%) KYC
8 6 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.21%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.17%) Functional Testing
10 4 (4.17%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.17%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.17%) Regression Testing
11 3 (3.13%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.13%) Investment Management
11 3 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) APMP
2 1 (1.04%) ISEB
2 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (72.92%) MiFID
2 67 (69.79%) Dodd-Frank
3 14 (14.58%) FATCA
4 7 (7.29%) AIFMD
5 4 (4.17%) Basel III
6 3 (3.13%) QA
7 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) Calypso
1 11 (11.46%) Murex
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 3 (3.13%) LexisNexis
4 2 (2.08%) Fidessa
4 2 (2.08%) ION Trading
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.08%) Pega
4 2 (2.08%) Sophis
5 1 (1.04%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Serena
5 1 (1.04%) SunGard
5 1 (1.04%) Twitter
5 1 (1.04%) Wall Street Systems
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