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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM)
Rank 583 518 513
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -5
Contract jobs citing ETRM 25 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.099% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.13% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 12
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£490 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.39% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £433 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £810 £818
UK excluding London average daily rate - £575 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.41 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.45%
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
41214 38103 35480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.51% 73.72% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26955 23499 20863
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1172 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 7 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 December 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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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 +3 25 £490 -4.39% 18
England -53 25 £490 -2.00% 18
City of London -5 3 - - 10
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - -

ETRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (49.02%) Endur
2 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
2 23 (45.10%) Finance
3 21 (41.18%) C#
3 21 (41.18%) .NET
4 17 (33.33%) SQL
5 16 (31.37%) ZaiNet
6 14 (27.45%) Front Office
6 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (25.49%) Java
8 12 (23.53%) Trayport
9 11 (21.57%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (19.61%) Aligne
10 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (19.61%) ITIL
11 9 (17.65%) OpenLink
11 9 (17.65%) Triple Point
11 9 (17.65%) Analytics
11 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
11 9 (17.65%) QA
12 8 (15.69%) SpecFlow
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
13 7 (13.73%) Murex
13 7 (13.73%) SAP
13 7 (13.73%) ERP
13 7 (13.73%) VBA
13 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
13 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
13 7 (13.73%) Migration
13 7 (13.73%) OpenLink RightAngle

ETRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Endur
2 16 (31.37%) ZaiNet
3 10 (19.61%) Aligne
4 7 (13.73%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 7 (13.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (13.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (13.73%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.69%) SpecFlow
3 6 (11.76%) Subversion
3 6 (11.76%) ClearQuest
4 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.92%) NUnit
6 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
General
1 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Front Office
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Analyst
2 18 (35.29%) Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Business Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Business Project Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Front Office Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Applications Support
6 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Automated Test Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Middle Office Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.96%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) WCF
4 1 (1.96%) WPF
4 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.61%) ITIL
4 9 (17.65%) Analytics
4 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 7 (13.73%) ERP
5 7 (13.73%) Migration
5 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (13.73%) TDD
6 6 (11.76%) BDD
6 6 (11.76%) Change Management
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.84%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Change Control
9 3 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Data Management
10 2 (3.92%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (3.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) C#
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (25.49%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) VBA
4 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.92%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 7 (13.73%) MiFID
2 7 (13.73%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Trayport
2 9 (17.65%) OpenLink
2 9 (17.65%) Triple Point
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.73%) Murex
4 7 (13.73%) SAP
4 7 (13.73%) Brady
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle
5 4 (7.84%) HP
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