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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
Rank 483 543 558
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +15
Contract jobs citing EMIR 103 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.31% 1.53% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 58 48
Median daily rate £575 £581 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £340 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £733 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £218 £438
% change year-on-year
+152.87% -50.28%
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
4455 5152 4999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.00% 9.94% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2883 3188 3031
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 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 199 167
Median hourly rate £21.24 £42.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.03% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.10 £61.00 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +85.26%

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 19 February 2017.

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 6 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +73 100 £575 -3.15% 10
London +39 100 £575 -3.15% 10
City of London +7 11 £575 -8.00% 3
Scotland +30 2 - -
Canary Wharf +1 2 £525 +16.66%
Glasgow - 2 - -

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 151 (84.36%) MiFID
2 135 (75.42%) Dodd-Frank
3 95 (53.07%) Banking
4 89 (49.72%) Finance
5 60 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (25.14%) Derivative
7 43 (24.02%) Scrum
7 43 (24.02%) Java
7 43 (24.02%) SQL
8 41 (22.91%) Front Office
9 37 (20.67%) Business Analysis
10 36 (20.11%) Investment Banking
11 32 (17.88%) Change Management
11 32 (17.88%) Microservices
12 31 (17.32%) Fixed Income
13 30 (16.76%) XML
14 29 (16.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (15.64%) Equities
15 28 (15.64%) Relational Database
16 27 (15.08%) DB2
17 26 (14.53%) Domain-Driven Design
18 25 (13.97%) Shell Script
18 25 (13.97%) Unix
19 22 (12.29%) Spring
19 22 (12.29%) JSON
20 21 (11.73%) OO
20 21 (11.73%) Gradle
20 21 (11.73%) Jenkins
21 20 (11.17%) Concordion
21 20 (11.17%) FATCA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.56%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.68%) MS Project
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) BondVision
1 1 (0.56%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.91%) DSL
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.64%) Relational Database
2 27 (15.08%) DB2
3 7 (3.91%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.12%) Big Data
4 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.12%) Hazelcast
4 2 (1.12%) KDB
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.56%) HBase
5 1 (0.56%) Kdb+
5 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.56%) MS Access
5 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.56%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.56%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 21 (11.73%) Gradle
1 21 (11.73%) Jenkins
2 20 (11.17%) Concordion
2 20 (11.17%) Cucumber
2 20 (11.17%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.17%) JBehave
2 20 (11.17%) Maven
3 18 (10.06%) Ant
3 18 (10.06%) Hudson
4 14 (7.82%) JUnit
5 11 (6.15%) Selenium
6 10 (5.59%) FitNesse
7 6 (3.35%) TestComplete
8 5 (2.79%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.68%) Subversion
10 2 (1.12%) Mockito
10 2 (1.12%) Toad
11 1 (0.56%) JIRA
11 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.56%) NUnit
General
1 95 (53.07%) Banking
2 89 (49.72%) Finance
3 41 (22.91%) Front Office
4 36 (20.11%) Investment Banking
5 19 (10.61%) Back Office
6 10 (5.59%) Legal
7 4 (2.23%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.68%) Private Banking
8 3 (1.68%) Retail
9 1 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (46.93%) Analyst
2 78 (43.58%) Business Analyst
3 46 (25.70%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 30 (16.76%) Developer
5 28 (15.64%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 26 (14.53%) Java Developer
6 26 (14.53%) Project Manager
7 21 (11.73%) Report Analyst
8 18 (10.06%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (10.06%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) Business IT Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) IT Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) IT Business Analyst
9 11 (6.15%) MiFID Project Manager
10 10 (5.59%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
10 10 (5.59%) Report Manager
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (4.47%) Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.76%) XML
2 22 (12.29%) JSON
2 22 (12.29%) Spring
3 18 (10.06%) SOAP
4 15 (8.38%) FpML
5 11 (6.15%) Protocol Buffers
6 7 (3.91%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (3.91%) Middleware
7 6 (3.35%) HTML
8 3 (1.68%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.68%) Guice
8 3 (1.68%) Lambda Expressions
8 3 (1.68%) REST
9 1 (0.56%) Autofac
9 1 (0.56%) AutoMapper
9 1 (0.56%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.56%) HTML5
9 1 (0.56%) Node.js
9 1 (0.56%) React
9 1 (0.56%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.14%) Derivative
2 31 (17.32%) Fixed Income
3 28 (15.64%) Equities
4 19 (10.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (10.06%) Reference Data
6 9 (5.03%) OTC Derivatives
7 8 (4.47%) ASIC
8 7 (3.91%) DTCC
9 5 (2.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (2.79%) Swaptions
9 5 (2.79%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.23%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (2.23%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.68%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.68%) Fintech
12 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.97%) Unix
2 2 (1.12%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.02%) Scrum
3 37 (20.67%) Business Analysis
4 32 (17.88%) Change Management
4 32 (17.88%) Microservices
5 29 (16.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (14.53%) Domain-Driven Design
7 21 (11.73%) OO
8 20 (11.17%) SDLC
9 19 (10.61%) OOA/OOD
10 18 (10.06%) Investment Management
10 18 (10.06%) Project Management
11 14 (7.82%) TDD
12 12 (6.70%) Automated Testing
13 11 (6.15%) Client Onboarding
13 11 (6.15%) Wealth Management
14 10 (5.59%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (5.59%) Refactoring
14 10 (5.59%) Target Operating Model
14 10 (5.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.02%) Java
1 43 (24.02%) SQL
2 25 (13.97%) Shell Script
3 6 (3.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.68%) C#
4 3 (1.68%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.56%) Python
5 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.26%) Degree
2 4 (2.23%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.23%) PMP
3 3 (1.68%) ISEB
4 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.56%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (84.36%) MiFID
2 135 (75.42%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (11.17%) FATCA
4 12 (6.70%) QA
5 11 (6.15%) AIFMD
6 3 (1.68%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.56%) Basel III
7 1 (0.56%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.56%) IFRS
7 1 (0.56%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.56%) UCITS
System Software
1 18 (10.06%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (10.06%) Perforce
2 4 (2.23%) GoldenSource
2 4 (2.23%) Oracle
3 3 (1.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.12%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.56%) CA
5 1 (0.56%) Charles River
5 1 (0.56%) eSpeed
5 1 (0.56%) FXall
5 1 (0.56%) Google
5 1 (0.56%) MarketAxess
5 1 (0.56%) Murex
5 1 (0.56%) Sybase
5 1 (0.56%) Tradeweb
5 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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