The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fidessa over the 3 months to 21 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Fidessa Group plc.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa
Rank 575 490 554
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +64
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 43 96 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.18% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.39% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 57 24
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£475 £550 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £174 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £635 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26243 24330 26221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 46.29% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15249 13762 13531
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1235 1152 1348
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Fidessa
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Fidessa Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fidessa
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fidessa Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fidessa
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fidessa within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Fidessa Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fidessa
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Fidessa Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fidessa
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 Fidessa within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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 -59 42 £475 -13.63% 18
England -83 42 £475 -13.63% 22
City of London -11 6 £550 - 7
South East - - - - 4
Surrey - - - - 4
Scotland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 54 (55.67%) Banking
2 52 (53.61%) Equities
3 47 (48.45%) Front Office
4 45 (46.39%) Finance
4 45 (46.39%) UNIX
5 38 (39.18%) Windows
6 36 (37.11%) Java
7 30 (30.93%) SQL
8 29 (29.90%) Sybase
9 26 (26.80%) Oracle
10 24 (24.74%) Investment Banking
11 23 (23.71%) Bloomberg
12 21 (21.65%) C#
12 21 (21.65%) Tcl
13 18 (18.56%) Reuters
13 18 (18.56%) Relational Database
14 17 (17.53%) Financial Institution
15 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
15 14 (14.43%) C
16 13 (13.40%) Linux
16 13 (13.40%) Blackberry
16 13 (13.40%) Tandem
16 13 (13.40%) Windows 7
17 11 (11.34%) MS Office
17 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
18 9 (9.28%) IBM Notes
18 9 (9.28%) Degree
19 8 (8.25%) Asset Management
19 8 (8.25%) Subversion
19 8 (8.25%) Low Latency

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.28%) IBM Notes
2 5 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.06%) JBoss
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.03%) Mule
5 1 (1.03%) Confluence
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) MS Office
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Project
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.03%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Eikon
2 4 (4.12%) LatentZero
3 3 (3.09%) Tesseract
3 3 (3.09%) Minerva
3 3 (3.09%) Sentinel
4 2 (2.06%) Capstone
5 1 (1.03%) Global One
5 1 (1.03%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (1.03%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) LAN
1 3 (3.09%) Internet
1 3 (3.09%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.06%) VPN
2 2 (2.06%) WAN
3 1 (1.03%) DHCP
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) VoIP
3 1 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Subversion
2 1 (1.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.03%) Selenium
2 1 (1.03%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.03%) JUnit
2 1 (1.03%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.03%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.03%) JMeter
2 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
General
1 54 (55.67%) Banking
2 47 (48.45%) Front Office
3 45 (46.39%) Finance
4 24 (24.74%) Investment Banking
5 17 (17.53%) Financial Institution
6 5 (5.15%) Back Office
7 3 (3.09%) French Language
8 1 (1.03%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (37.11%) Analyst
2 29 (29.90%) Support Analyst
3 27 (27.84%) Developer
4 24 (24.74%) Fidessa Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.19%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.15%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Help Desk Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Fidessa Business Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Fidessa Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Fidessa Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.09%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) XML
1 3 (3.09%) JMS
1 3 (3.09%) WinForms
1 3 (3.09%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.06%) JTA
2 2 (2.06%) Java EE
2 2 (2.06%) JTS
2 2 (2.06%) Middleware
2 2 (2.06%) FIXML
3 1 (1.03%) FpML
3 1 (1.03%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.03%) XBRL
3 1 (1.03%) XSLT
3 1 (1.03%) Spring
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (53.61%) Equities
2 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
3 13 (13.40%) Tandem
3 13 (13.40%) Blackberry
4 8 (8.25%) Fixed Income
5 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.19%) Derivative
7 4 (4.12%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.06%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.06%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.03%) AS400
9 1 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.03%) Open Source
9 1 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.03%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.39%) UNIX
2 38 (39.18%) Windows
3 13 (13.40%) Linux
3 13 (13.40%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.19%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.25%) OO
1 8 (8.25%) Asset Management
1 8 (8.25%) Low Latency
2 7 (7.22%) Migration
3 5 (5.15%) OOP
3 5 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (5.15%) Business Analysis
4 4 (4.12%) Investment Management
4 4 (4.12%) Project Management
5 3 (3.09%) UML
5 3 (3.09%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.06%) Coaching
6 2 (2.06%) BDD
6 2 (2.06%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.06%) ITIL
6 2 (2.06%) TDD
6 2 (2.06%) Workflow
7 1 (1.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.03%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.03%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.11%) Java
2 30 (30.93%) SQL
3 21 (21.65%) C#
3 21 (21.65%) Tcl
4 14 (14.43%) C
5 8 (8.25%) C++
6 5 (5.15%) VB
7 1 (1.03%) VBA
7 1 (1.03%) Python
7 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) XenApp
3 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.03%) SCCM
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Sybase
2 26 (26.80%) Oracle
3 23 (23.71%) Bloomberg
4 18 (18.56%) Reuters
5 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.25%) Citrix
6 8 (8.25%) Perforce
7 7 (7.22%) Lotus
8 3 (3.09%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.09%) thinkFolio
8 3 (3.09%) Cisco
8 3 (3.09%) Murex
8 3 (3.09%) Charles River
9 2 (2.06%) Avaya
9 2 (2.06%) HP
9 2 (2.06%) Apple
10 1 (1.03%) Sage
10 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.03%) EasyScreen
10 1 (1.03%) Remedy
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