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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
UK
Rank 513 512 540
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Contract jobs citing EMIR 87 106 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.99% 2.05% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 80 49
Median daily rate £575 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £449 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £438 £423
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +3.42%
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
4377 5180 4658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.76% 10.19% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2825 3187 2888
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 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 202 173
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £14.00 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.98 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

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 18 January 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 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 18 January 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 +8 86 £588 -2.08% 5
London -4 86 £588 -2.08% 5
City of London -11 12 £525 -22.22% 2
Canary Wharf 0 1 £600 +33.33%

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 124 (81.05%) MiFID
2 112 (73.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 70 (45.75%) Finance
4 61 (39.87%) Banking
5 44 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (26.80%) Derivative
7 40 (26.14%) Front Office
8 35 (22.88%) Business Analysis
9 31 (20.26%) Java
10 30 (19.61%) Investment Banking
11 29 (18.95%) SQL
11 29 (18.95%) Scrum
12 28 (18.30%) Fixed Income
13 27 (17.65%) Equities
14 24 (15.69%) XML
15 22 (14.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 22 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (14.38%) Change Management
16 21 (13.73%) Back Office
17 20 (13.07%) FpML
17 20 (13.07%) FATCA
18 19 (12.42%) Reference Data
18 19 (12.42%) Project Management
18 19 (12.42%) Microservices
19 18 (11.76%) Investment Management
20 16 (10.46%) Docker
21 15 (9.80%) JBehave
21 15 (9.80%) Concordion
21 15 (9.80%) Cucumber
22 14 (9.15%) Gradle

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 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.96%) MS Project
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.88%) DSL
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.15%) DB2
1 14 (9.15%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.96%) Big Data
4 2 (1.31%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.31%) Hazelcast
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.65%) KDB
5 1 (0.65%) Kdb+
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.65%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 15 (9.80%) Concordion
1 15 (9.80%) Cucumber
1 15 (9.80%) JBehave
2 14 (9.15%) Gradle
2 14 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.50%) Maven
4 11 (7.19%) Ant
4 11 (7.19%) Hudson
5 9 (5.88%) FitNesse
6 8 (5.23%) JUnit
7 6 (3.92%) Selenium
7 6 (3.92%) TestComplete
8 5 (3.27%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.31%) Subversion
9 2 (1.31%) Toad
10 1 (0.65%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.65%) JIRA
10 1 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 70 (45.75%) Finance
2 61 (39.87%) Banking
3 40 (26.14%) Front Office
4 30 (19.61%) Investment Banking
5 21 (13.73%) Back Office
6 13 (8.50%) Legal
7 4 (2.61%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.31%) French Language
8 2 (1.31%) Retail
9 1 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.65%) German Language
9 1 (0.65%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (49.02%) Analyst
2 70 (45.75%) Business Analyst
3 40 (26.14%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 23 (15.03%) Project Manager
5 22 (14.38%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 20 (13.07%) Developer
7 18 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
8 17 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 17 (11.11%) Report Analyst
9 9 (5.88%) Report Manager
10 8 (5.23%) Front Office Business Analyst
10 8 (5.23%) MiFID Project Manager
11 7 (4.58%) Architect
11 7 (4.58%) Business IT Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) Derivatives Business Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) IT Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) IT Business Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
12 6 (3.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.69%) XML
2 20 (13.07%) FpML
3 14 (9.15%) JSON
3 14 (9.15%) Spring
4 11 (7.19%) SOAP
5 8 (5.23%) Middleware
6 6 (3.92%) HTML
7 5 (3.27%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (3.27%) Protocol Buffers
8 3 (1.96%) Guice
8 3 (1.96%) Lambda Expressions
8 3 (1.96%) REST
9 2 (1.31%) .NET
9 2 (1.31%) Web Services
10 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.65%) CSS
10 1 (0.65%) HTML5
10 1 (0.65%) JavaFX
10 1 (0.65%) Node.js
10 1 (0.65%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.80%) Derivative
2 28 (18.30%) Fixed Income
3 27 (17.65%) Equities
4 22 (14.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (12.42%) Reference Data
6 11 (7.19%) ASIC
7 7 (4.58%) DTCC
8 6 (3.92%) OTC Derivatives
9 5 (3.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (3.27%) Swaptions
9 5 (3.27%) SWIFT
10 4 (2.61%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (2.61%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.31%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.31%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.31%) Fintech
13 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.88%) Business Analysis
3 29 (18.95%) Scrum
4 22 (14.38%) Change Management
4 22 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.42%) Microservices
5 19 (12.42%) Project Management
6 18 (11.76%) Investment Management
7 14 (9.15%) OO
8 13 (8.50%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (8.50%) SDLC
9 11 (7.19%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (6.54%) Asset Management
10 10 (6.54%) Test Strategy
10 10 (6.54%) Wealth Management
11 9 (5.88%) Kanban
11 9 (5.88%) Regulatory Compliance
11 9 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
11 9 (5.88%) TDD
12 8 (5.23%) Anti-Money Laundering
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.26%) Java
2 29 (18.95%) SQL
3 12 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.31%) C
7 1 (0.65%) C#
7 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.31%) ISEB
2 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (81.05%) MiFID
2 112 (73.20%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (13.07%) FATCA
4 14 (9.15%) QA
5 11 (7.19%) AIFMD
6 3 (1.96%) UCITS
7 1 (0.65%) Basel III
7 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (10.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) MOM
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (7.19%) Perforce
2 4 (2.61%) GoldenSource
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle
4 2 (1.31%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.31%) Palantir
5 1 (0.65%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.65%) Charles River
5 1 (0.65%) FXall
5 1 (0.65%) Informatica
5 1 (0.65%) SAP
5 1 (0.65%) Sophis
5 1 (0.65%) Tableau
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £575.00 - £630.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago