The table below looks at the statistics for ETRM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ETRM over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM)
Rank 590 561 517
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -44
Contract jobs citing ETRM 19 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.075% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 13
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£500 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £363 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £765 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £725 £650 £775
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42679 42004 35169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.33% 74.69% 73.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26596 26089 20994
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1217 1180 1087
Average hourly rate £29.91 £28.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.82% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

ETRM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ETRM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ETRM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ETRM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ETRM within the UK.

ETRM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ETRM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ETRM within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

ETRM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ETRM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ETRM within the UK.

ETRM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ETRM
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETRM within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
London -19 17 £500 +11.11% 8
England -41 17 £500 +11.11% 8
City of London +23 4 £413 -2.94% 3
Scotland - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

ETRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ETRM 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 ETRM.

1 23 (46.94%) Endur
2 21 (42.86%) .NET
3 20 (40.82%) C#
3 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 20 (40.82%) Risk Management
4 17 (34.69%) Front Office
5 15 (30.61%) Trayport
6 14 (28.57%) Java
7 13 (26.53%) Finance
8 12 (24.49%) ITIL
8 12 (24.49%) VBA
9 11 (22.45%) OpenLink
10 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
10 10 (20.41%) ZaiNet
11 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
12 7 (14.29%) ClearQuest
12 7 (14.29%) Change Management
12 7 (14.29%) Subversion
12 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.24%) QA
13 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (12.24%) Aligne
13 6 (12.24%) Oracle
14 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
14 5 (10.20%) MS Office
14 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.20%) Migration
14 5 (10.20%) Change Control

ETRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ETRM 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 ETRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Endur
2 10 (20.41%) ZaiNet
3 6 (12.24%) Aligne
4 2 (4.08%) SAP CO
4 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (4.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (4.08%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.08%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) ClearQuest
1 7 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (34.69%) Front Office
2 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Applications Support
6 5 (10.20%) Business Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) SAP BI Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.08%) C# Programmer
9 2 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Systems Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) WCF
2 3 (6.12%) WPF
3 2 (4.08%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (4.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.04%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (2.04%) SciPy
4 1 (2.04%) NumPy
4 1 (2.04%) Matplotlib
4 1 (2.04%) Pandas
4 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Risk Management
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
4 7 (14.29%) Change Management
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Migration
6 5 (10.20%) Change Control
6 5 (10.20%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Data Management
8 3 (6.12%) ETL
8 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.12%) Data Transformation
8 3 (6.12%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.12%) V-Model
9 2 (4.08%) TDD
9 2 (4.08%) MVVM
9 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) C#
1 20 (40.82%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) VBA
4 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.16%) VB
6 3 (6.12%) C
7 2 (4.08%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) IPython
8 1 (2.04%) Cython
8 1 (2.04%) VB6
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Trayport
2 11 (22.45%) OpenLink
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.08%) SAP