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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM)
Rank 647 647 617
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Contract jobs citing ETRM 10 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.024% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.030% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 16
Median daily rate £500 £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £693 £731
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 -
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
44464 46364 44152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 81.04% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29448 30320 27616
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1150 1283 1207
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.76 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 9 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 27 September 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 +23 9 £500 -2.43%
London -10 7 £500 -
South East +17 1 - -
Hampshire +15 1 - -
City of London +11 1 £475 +11.76%
Coventry -15 1 - -
West Midlands -23 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -

ETRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (65.38%) Risk Management
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) WCF
5 6 (23.08%) WPF
5 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (19.23%) MVVM
6 5 (19.23%) BDD
7 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (11.54%) IIS
8 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
8 3 (11.54%) Java
8 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
8 3 (11.54%) TIBCO

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 (11.54%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.85%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.54%) JasperReports
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.54%) Maven
1 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
1 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
1 3 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
2 3 (11.54%) TIBCO Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) ETRM Manager
3 2 (7.69%) ETRM Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Integration Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Senior TIBCO Developer
3 2 (7.69%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Energy Trading Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) ETRM Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) ETRM Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) WCF
2 6 (23.08%) WPF
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (11.54%) Rendezvous
5 3 (11.54%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.85%) LINQ
7 1 (3.85%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Market Risk
2 2 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Risk Management
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) BDD
4 5 (19.23%) MVVM
5 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) B2B
7 2 (7.69%) B2C
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Data Security
7 2 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) ETL
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) People Management
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Sonatype
3 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) OpenLink
4 2 (7.69%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) Telerik