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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
Rank 607 515 455
Rank change year-on-year
-92 -60
Contract jobs citing EMIR 44 109 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.90% 2.15% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 84 134
Median daily rate £550 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £474 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £650
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -38.46%
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
4887 5069 5017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.13% 9.36% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3103 3207 3076
Median daily rate £425 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 164 238
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.03 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +4.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £12.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £56.80 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

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 24 May 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 8 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 24 May 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 -68 44 £550 -8.33% 18
London -70 42 £550 -8.33% 14
City of London +15 4 £550 -13.72% 9
Sheffield - 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Canary Wharf +7 1 £575 +4.54%
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -

EMIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 (75.21%) MiFID
2 76 (64.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 70 (59.83%) Banking
4 54 (46.15%) Finance
5 53 (45.30%) Investment Banking
6 29 (24.79%) Derivative
7 21 (17.95%) Business Analysis
8 20 (17.09%) SDLC
8 20 (17.09%) SQL
8 20 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (15.38%) Back Office
10 17 (14.53%) Asset Management
11 16 (13.68%) Front Office
11 16 (13.68%) FATCA
12 14 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (11.97%) Summit
13 13 (11.11%) Murex
13 13 (11.11%) Calypso
13 13 (11.11%) Project Management
14 12 (10.26%) Market Risk
14 12 (10.26%) AIFMD
15 11 (9.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (8.55%) Equities
17 9 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
17 9 (7.69%) Hedge funds
17 9 (7.69%) Fixed Income
18 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
19 7 (5.98%) KYC
19 7 (5.98%) GAP Analysis

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 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Office
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Summit
2 1 (0.85%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.85%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.85%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
1 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.85%) OLTP
2 1 (0.85%) QlikView
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
1 1 (0.85%) NUnit
General
1 70 (59.83%) Banking
2 54 (46.15%) Finance
3 53 (45.30%) Investment Banking
4 18 (15.38%) Back Office
5 16 (13.68%) Front Office
6 4 (3.42%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.56%) International Banking
7 3 (2.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) French Language
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (61.54%) Analyst
2 64 (54.70%) Business Analyst
3 27 (23.08%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 24 (20.51%) Project Manager
4 24 (20.51%) Report Analyst
5 20 (17.09%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 19 (16.24%) Banking Analyst
7 17 (14.53%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
8 10 (8.55%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Banking Business Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Business IT Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) IT Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) IT Business Analyst
10 7 (5.98%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (5.98%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (5.13%) Architect
11 6 (5.13%) Derivatives Project Manager
11 6 (5.13%) Programme Manager
12 5 (4.27%) Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Investment Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
2 4 (3.42%) XML
3 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.56%) FIXML
3 3 (2.56%) Web Services
4 2 (1.71%) WCF
5 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.85%) Autofac
5 1 (0.85%) AutoMapper
5 1 (0.85%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.85%) FpML
5 1 (0.85%) JMS
5 1 (0.85%) jQuery
5 1 (0.85%) LINQ
5 1 (0.85%) Middleware
5 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.79%) Derivative
2 12 (10.26%) Market Risk
3 11 (9.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (8.55%) Equities
5 9 (7.69%) Fixed Income
5 9 (7.69%) Hedge funds
6 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.27%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (4.27%) OTC Derivatives
7 5 (4.27%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.56%) ASIC
9 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.71%) DTCC
9 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.85%) PMI
10 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) Unix
1 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) Business Analysis
2 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.09%) SDLC
2 20 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (14.53%) Asset Management
4 14 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (11.11%) Project Management
6 9 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
7 7 (5.98%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (5.98%) KYC
8 6 (5.13%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 6 (5.13%) Investment Management
8 6 (5.13%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.13%) Programme Management
8 6 (5.13%) Scrum
9 5 (4.27%) Fund Management
9 5 (4.27%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (4.27%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.42%) Functional Testing
10 4 (3.42%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) Java
3 3 (2.56%) C#
3 3 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) APMP
2 1 (0.85%) ISEB
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (75.21%) MiFID
2 76 (64.96%) Dodd-Frank
3 16 (13.68%) FATCA
4 12 (10.26%) AIFMD
5 4 (3.42%) Basel III
5 4 (3.42%) QA
6 2 (1.71%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.85%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (11.11%) Calypso
1 13 (11.11%) Murex
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle
3 3 (2.56%) LexisNexis
4 2 (1.71%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.71%) Fidessa
4 2 (1.71%) ION Trading
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.71%) Pega
4 2 (1.71%) Sophis
5 1 (0.85%) FactSet
5 1 (0.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.85%) Informatica
5 1 (0.85%) Reuters
5 1 (0.85%) Serena
5 1 (0.85%) SunGard
5 1 (0.85%) Twitter
5 1 (0.85%) Wall Street Systems
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