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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 561 508 552
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +44
Contract jobs citing EMIR 77 141 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.55% 2.55% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 98 65
Median daily rate £600 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 £475
% change year-on-year
- +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
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
4968 5522 5233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.76% 10.09% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3228 3386 3366
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 209 217
Median hourly rate £20.97 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

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 6 December 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 4 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 6 December 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 -55 77 £600 - 11
London -58 77 £600 - 11
City of London -6 8 £525 -6.66% 5
Canary Wharf +6 7 £650 +44.44%

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 88 (77.88%) MiFID
2 73 (64.60%) Dodd-Frank
3 50 (44.25%) Finance
4 37 (32.74%) Banking
5 34 (30.09%) Front Office
6 31 (27.43%) Business Analysis
7 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (24.78%) Derivative
9 25 (22.12%) Investment Banking
10 23 (20.35%) Equities
11 22 (19.47%) SQL
12 21 (18.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 21 (18.58%) FpML
13 20 (17.70%) Fixed Income
13 20 (17.70%) FATCA
14 17 (15.04%) QA
14 17 (15.04%) Investment Management
15 16 (14.16%) Reference Data
16 15 (13.27%) Back Office
17 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (12.39%) Scrum
17 14 (12.39%) Change Management
17 14 (12.39%) Project Management
17 14 (12.39%) XML
17 14 (12.39%) Degree
18 13 (11.50%) Java
19 12 (10.62%) Legal
19 12 (10.62%) SDLC
20 11 (9.73%) ASIC
21 10 (8.85%) AIFMD

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 (2.65%) MS Project
2 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.96%) DSL
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) DB2
2 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.77%) Big Data
3 2 (1.77%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.77%) Hazelcast
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) KDB
4 1 (0.88%) Kdb+
4 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.88%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) JIRA
2 4 (3.54%) Concordion
2 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.54%) FitNesse
2 4 (3.54%) JBehave
2 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.54%) TestComplete
3 3 (2.65%) Gradle
3 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.88%) EasyMock
4 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.88%) JUnit
4 1 (0.88%) Maven
4 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 50 (44.25%) Finance
2 37 (32.74%) Banking
3 34 (30.09%) Front Office
4 25 (22.12%) Investment Banking
5 15 (13.27%) Back Office
6 12 (10.62%) Legal
7 4 (3.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.77%) French Language
8 2 (1.77%) Retail
9 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.88%) German Language
9 1 (0.88%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (58.41%) Analyst
2 60 (53.10%) Business Analyst
3 34 (30.09%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 18 (15.93%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 18 (15.93%) Report Analyst
5 17 (15.04%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (15.04%) Senior Business Analyst
6 16 (14.16%) Project Manager
7 10 (8.85%) Business IT Analyst
7 10 (8.85%) IT Analyst
7 10 (8.85%) IT Business Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) Architect
8 7 (6.19%) MiFID Project Manager
9 6 (5.31%) Derivatives Business Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Senior Reporting Analyst
10 5 (4.42%) Consultant
10 5 (4.42%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) FpML
2 14 (12.39%) XML
3 8 (7.08%) Middleware
4 5 (4.42%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (4.42%) HTML
5 3 (2.65%) Guice
5 3 (2.65%) JSON
5 3 (2.65%) Lambda Expressions
5 3 (2.65%) REST
5 3 (2.65%) Spring
6 2 (1.77%) .NET
6 2 (1.77%) Web Services
7 1 (0.88%) JavaFX
7 1 (0.88%) Swing
7 1 (0.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.78%) Derivative
2 23 (20.35%) Equities
3 21 (18.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (17.70%) Fixed Income
5 16 (14.16%) Reference Data
6 11 (9.73%) ASIC
7 7 (6.19%) DTCC
8 5 (4.42%) Market Risk
8 5 (4.42%) OTC Derivatives
8 5 (4.42%) SWIFT
9 4 (3.54%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.77%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.77%) Fintech
12 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.43%) Business Analysis
2 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.04%) Investment Management
4 14 (12.39%) Change Management
4 14 (12.39%) Project Management
4 14 (12.39%) Scrum
4 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.62%) SDLC
6 10 (8.85%) Test Strategy
7 9 (7.96%) Asset Management
7 9 (7.96%) Kanban
7 9 (7.96%) Target Operating Model
7 9 (7.96%) Wealth Management
8 8 (7.08%) Regulatory Compliance
8 8 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.19%) Product Management
10 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.31%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.31%) Workflow
11 5 (4.42%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.47%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) Java
3 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.77%) C
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (77.88%) MiFID
2 73 (64.60%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (17.70%) FATCA
4 17 (15.04%) QA
5 10 (8.85%) AIFMD
6 3 (2.65%) UCITS
7 1 (0.88%) Basel III
7 1 (0.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) MOM
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (3.54%) Calypso
1 4 (3.54%) GoldenSource
1 4 (3.54%) IBM
2 2 (1.77%) Palantir
3 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
3 1 (0.88%) FXall
3 1 (0.88%) Informatica
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) SAP
3 1 (0.88%) Sophis
3 1 (0.88%) Tableau
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