The table below looks at the statistics for ETRM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ETRM over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM)
Rank 632 628 594
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -34
Contract jobs citing ETRM 12 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.028% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.035% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 23
Median daily rate £525 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £533 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £838
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -37.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median 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
44752 45442 41756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.70% 79.80% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29560 29386 25936
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1183 1176
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

ETRM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ETRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETRM within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -27 10 £525 -12.50% 7
London -12 6 £538 -10.41% 7
Scotland +5 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £488 -
South East - 2 £488 -
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 £425 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £425 -
Perthshire - 1 - -

ETRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ETRM 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 ETRM.

1 22 (53.66%) Risk Management
2 21 (51.22%) C#
2 21 (51.22%) .NET
3 17 (41.46%) Oracle
4 16 (39.02%) Endur
4 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
6 14 (34.15%) OpenLink
6 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
6 14 (34.15%) Windows
6 14 (34.15%) RDBMS
7 10 (24.39%) Front Office
7 10 (24.39%) Derivative
8 9 (21.95%) SQL
9 8 (19.51%) MFC
9 8 (19.51%) C++
9 8 (19.51%) ATL
9 8 (19.51%) STL
9 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.51%) OOP
9 8 (19.51%) OO
9 8 (19.51%) VC++
9 8 (19.51%) Finance
9 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
9 8 (19.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.07%) MVC
10 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
11 6 (14.63%) Project Planning
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database

ETRM
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 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.44%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Endur
2 3 (7.32%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) Relational Database
2 14 (34.15%) RDBMS
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) JasperReports
5 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) SpecFlow
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.32%) SonarQube
3 3 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) MSTest
5 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (24.39%) Front Office
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.32%) Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Back Office
5 2 (4.88%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) C++ Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Front Office Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer - Commodities
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) ETRM Manager
6 3 (7.32%) ETRM Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) TIBCO Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Energy Trading Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior TIBCO Developer
7 2 (4.88%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) ATL
2 8 (19.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (19.51%) MFC
2 8 (19.51%) STL
3 4 (9.76%) WCF
3 4 (9.76%) WPF
4 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (7.32%) LINQ
4 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (7.32%) Rendezvous
4 3 (7.32%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Derivative
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Risk Management
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
3 8 (19.51%) OO
3 8 (19.51%) OOP
4 7 (17.07%) MVC
5 6 (14.63%) Project Planning
6 5 (12.20%) BDD
7 4 (9.76%) MVVM
7 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.76%) TDD
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) ETL
8 3 (7.32%) People Management
8 3 (7.32%) Project Management
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.88%) B2B
9 2 (4.88%) B2C
9 2 (4.88%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) C#
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) C++
3 8 (19.51%) VC++
4 4 (9.76%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 14 (34.15%) OpenLink
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Sonatype
4 3 (7.32%) Telerik
4 3 (7.32%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.88%) Sybase
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow