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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM)
Rank 587 513 584
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +71
Contract jobs citing ETRM 26 71 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.14% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.18% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 18
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £450 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £700 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate - £675 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £41.05
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
42685 38525 41504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.19% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26682 23752 24020
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1176 1101 1519
Average hourly rate £23.83 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 10 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 18 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -41 25 £550 -1.12% 9
England -70 25 £550 -2.22% 9
City of London +5 2 £600 -5.88% 3
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

ETRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 40 (57.97%) Risk Management
2 27 (39.13%) Finance
3 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (36.23%) SQL
5 24 (34.78%) Endur
6 21 (30.43%) OpenLink
7 20 (28.99%) QA
8 18 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (26.09%) Aligne
9 17 (24.64%) Triple Point
9 17 (24.64%) C#
9 17 (24.64%) Visual Studio
9 17 (24.64%) SAP
10 16 (23.19%) .NET
10 16 (23.19%) ZaiNet
10 16 (23.19%) EMIR
11 15 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (21.74%) Murex
12 14 (20.29%) ERP
12 14 (20.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 13 (18.84%) Dynamics NAV
13 13 (18.84%) Dynamics AX
13 13 (18.84%) MiFID
13 13 (18.84%) Brady
13 13 (18.84%) Front Office
13 13 (18.84%) OpenLink RightAngle
14 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
16 10 (14.49%) Windows
17 8 (11.59%) Microsoft

ETRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (34.78%) Endur
2 18 (26.09%) Aligne
3 16 (23.19%) ZaiNet
4 14 (20.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (18.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (18.84%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (18.84%) OpenLink RightAngle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (24.64%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.59%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.90%) NUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.45%) Ant
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Front Office
3 8 (11.59%) Banking
4 6 (8.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Test Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Business Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Architect
4 4 (5.80%) Tester
4 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
4 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Automated Test Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Consultant
5 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 3 (4.35%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) .NET
2 4 (5.80%) Spring
2 4 (5.80%) Gherkin
3 3 (4.35%) XML
3 3 (4.35%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.90%) WCF
4 2 (2.90%) WPF
4 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.45%) Middleware
5 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.80%) Physics
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.90%) Derivative
3 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.80%) VMS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.97%) Risk Management
2 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (20.29%) ERP
5 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.14%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (10.14%) TDD
7 6 (8.70%) BDD
7 6 (8.70%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.25%) Analytics
8 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.25%) ITIL
9 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.80%) Migration
9 4 (5.80%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.35%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Web Development
10 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 17 (24.64%) C#
3 6 (8.70%) Java
4 4 (5.80%) VBA
5 3 (4.35%) VB
6 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.45%) OCP
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.99%) QA
2 16 (23.19%) EMIR
3 13 (18.84%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) OpenLink
2 17 (24.64%) SAP
2 17 (24.64%) Triple Point
3 15 (21.74%) Murex
4 13 (18.84%) Brady
5 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.14%) Oracle
7 4 (5.80%) HP
8 2 (2.90%) Trayport
8 2 (2.90%) SunGard
9 1 (1.45%) JBoss
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