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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 524 371 547
Rank change year-on-year
-153 +176
Contract jobs citing EMIR 88 222 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.42% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.99% 5.78% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 187 14
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £750 £805
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
4428 3838 4178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.63% 7.33% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2777 2332 2409
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 149 211
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £41.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -153 82 £550 - 14
London -110 81 £550 - 14
City of London -30 24 £550 - 4
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Bournemouth - - - -
North East - - - -
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Dorset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 113 (65.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 93 (54.07%) Banking
3 68 (39.53%) Investment Banking
3 68 (39.53%) Derivative
3 68 (39.53%) Finance
4 36 (20.93%) Business Analysis
4 36 (20.93%) Front Office
4 36 (20.93%) MiFID
5 28 (16.28%) Project Management
5 28 (16.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (14.53%) Risk Management
8 24 (13.95%) SQL
9 19 (11.05%) Fixed Income
9 19 (11.05%) FATCA
10 18 (10.47%) Asset Management
11 17 (9.88%) Back Office
11 17 (9.88%) FpML
11 17 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (9.30%) XML
13 14 (8.14%) Investment Management
14 13 (7.56%) Equities
14 13 (7.56%) Legal
15 12 (6.98%) ETRM
15 12 (6.98%) Equity Derivative
16 11 (6.40%) Triple Point
16 11 (6.40%) OpenLink RightAngle
16 11 (6.40%) Aligne

EMIR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1 (0.58%) SAS
1 1 (0.58%) CMS
1 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.40%) Endur
1 11 (6.40%) ZaiNet
1 11 (6.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 11 (6.40%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (6.40%) Dynamics AX
1 11 (6.40%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 11 (6.40%) Aligne
2 1 (0.58%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) NFC
2 1 (0.58%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Toad
General
1 93 (54.07%) Banking
2 68 (39.53%) Finance
2 68 (39.53%) Investment Banking
3 36 (20.93%) Front Office
4 17 (9.88%) Back Office
5 13 (7.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Advertising
6 2 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 112 (65.12%) Analyst
2 96 (55.81%) Business Analyst
3 34 (19.77%) Project Manager
4 11 (6.40%) Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (5.81%) Test Analyst
6 9 (5.23%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (2.91%) Consultant
7 5 (2.91%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (2.91%) Test Manager
7 5 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (2.91%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (2.33%) Business Manager
8 4 (2.33%) Data Analyst
8 4 (2.33%) Architect
8 4 (2.33%) Programme Manager
8 4 (2.33%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (1.74%) Senior Manager
9 3 (1.74%) Developer
9 3 (1.74%) IT Business Analyst
9 3 (1.74%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.88%) FpML
2 16 (9.30%) XML
3 1 (0.58%) Flash
3 1 (0.58%) FIXML
3 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 68 (39.53%) Derivative
2 28 (16.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (11.05%) Fixed Income
4 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.56%) Equities
6 12 (6.98%) Equity Derivative
7 9 (5.23%) DTCC
8 7 (4.07%) Reference Data
9 6 (3.49%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (1.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (1.74%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.74%) User Experience
10 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.74%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.58%) Wiki
11 1 (0.58%) Swaptions
11 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.58%) ASIC
11 1 (0.58%) Exotic Derivative
11 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.93%) Business Analysis
2 28 (16.28%) Project Management
3 26 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.53%) Risk Management
4 25 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.47%) Asset Management
6 17 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (8.14%) Investment Management
8 12 (6.98%) ETRM
9 11 (6.40%) Migration
9 11 (6.40%) Data Analysis
9 11 (6.40%) ERP
10 9 (5.23%) Test Scripting
11 8 (4.65%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.65%) Change Management
11 8 (4.65%) Workflow
12 7 (4.07%) Test Management
13 6 (3.49%) Use Case
13 6 (3.49%) Time Management
13 6 (3.49%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.95%) SQL
2 2 (1.16%) C#
3 1 (0.58%) Java
3 1 (0.58%) VBA
3 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (2.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.58%) PMP
3 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (65.70%) Dodd-Frank
2 36 (20.93%) MiFID
3 19 (11.05%) FATCA
4 9 (5.23%) QA
5 8 (4.65%) AIFMD
6 3 (1.74%) Basel III
7 1 (0.58%) SLA
7 1 (0.58%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.40%) SAP
1 11 (6.40%) Murex
1 11 (6.40%) OpenLink
1 11 (6.40%) Brady
1 11 (6.40%) Triple Point
2 10 (5.81%) Calypso
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) BI-SAM
5 1 (0.58%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.58%) Pega
5 1 (0.58%) Misys
5 1 (0.58%) SunGard
5 1 (0.58%) HP
5 1 (0.58%) Thunderhead
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago