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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fidessa over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa
Rank 610 625 550
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -75
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 33 21 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.037% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.084% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 34
Median daily rate £513 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £463 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £620 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median 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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Fidessa
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fidessa as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fidessa within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
London +12 32 £525 -12.50% 7
England -4 32 £525 -12.50% 7
City of London +47 3 £300 -46.42% 5
Canary Wharf +6 2 £470 +44.61%
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
Scotland - 1 £375 -

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 42 (53.85%) Equities
2 39 (50.00%) Front Office
3 38 (48.72%) FIX Protocol
4 35 (44.87%) Banking
5 31 (39.74%) Investment Banking
6 30 (38.46%) SQL
7 29 (37.18%) Unix
8 26 (33.33%) Java
9 25 (32.05%) Finance
10 19 (24.36%) Sybase
10 19 (24.36%) Linux
11 18 (23.08%) Windows
12 17 (21.79%) Oracle
13 15 (19.23%) Tcl
13 15 (19.23%) ITIL
13 15 (19.23%) Back Office
14 14 (17.95%) Shell Script
14 14 (17.95%) Derivative
15 10 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
16 9 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (11.54%) Change Management
16 9 (11.54%) ITRS Geneos
17 8 (10.26%) Electronic Trading
17 8 (10.26%) Fixed Income
18 7 (8.97%) Bloomberg
18 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
19 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
19 6 (7.69%) QA
19 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering

Fidessa
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 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (2.56%) IIS
1 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Summit
2 3 (3.85%) Eikon
2 3 (3.85%) LatentZero
2 3 (3.85%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.85%) thinkFolio
3 2 (2.56%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (2.56%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (1.28%) Capstone
4 1 (1.28%) Global One
4 1 (1.28%) Minerva
4 1 (1.28%) Sentinel
4 1 (1.28%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Firewall
1 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.56%) Multicast
3 1 (1.28%) BGP
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) Hazelcast
3 2 (2.56%) KDB
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.28%) HSQLDB
4 1 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.28%) OLAP
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Ant
1 2 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 39 (50.00%) Front Office
2 35 (44.87%) Banking
3 31 (39.74%) Investment Banking
4 25 (32.05%) Finance
5 15 (19.23%) Back Office
6 5 (6.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Analyst
2 22 (28.21%) Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 17 (21.79%) Applications Support
4 17 (21.79%) Fidessa Support
5 16 (20.51%) Business Analyst
5 16 (20.51%) Fidessa Analyst
6 13 (16.67%) Fidessa Developer
7 12 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (11.54%) Fidessa Support Analyst
8 9 (11.54%) Java Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Lead Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Senior Fidessa Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Business IT Analyst
11 5 (6.41%) Functional Tester
11 5 (6.41%) IT Analyst
11 5 (6.41%) IT Business Analyst
11 5 (6.41%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.72%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.41%) JMS
3 3 (3.85%) Spring
3 3 (3.85%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) Ehcache
4 2 (2.56%) JSON
4 2 (2.56%) REST
4 2 (2.56%) Spring Security
4 2 (2.56%) Swing
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.28%) JPA
5 1 (1.28%) Middleware
5 1 (1.28%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.28%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.28%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (53.85%) Equities
2 14 (17.95%) Derivative
3 9 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (10.26%) Fixed Income
5 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.13%) SWIFT
7 3 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.18%) Unix
2 19 (24.36%) Linux
3 18 (23.08%) Windows
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) ITIL
2 9 (11.54%) Change Management
3 8 (10.26%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 6 (7.69%) Workflow
5 5 (6.41%) Algorithmic Trading
5 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.41%) Project Management
5 5 (6.41%) Release Management
6 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.13%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.13%) Use Case
7 3 (3.85%) BCP
7 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.85%) ERD
7 3 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (3.85%) Investment Management
7 3 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) SQL
2 26 (33.33%) Java
3 15 (19.23%) Tcl
4 14 (17.95%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.69%) C#
6 5 (6.41%) C
7 2 (2.56%) Perl
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.28%) MCP
3 1 (1.28%) MCSE
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) MiFID
3 2 (2.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.56%) EMIR
4 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
2 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Sybase
2 17 (21.79%) Oracle
3 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.97%) Bloomberg
5 5 (6.41%) Calypso
5 5 (6.41%) Murex
5 5 (6.41%) Reuters
5 5 (6.41%) ServiceNow
6 4 (5.13%) FactSet
6 4 (5.13%) Trayport
7 3 (3.85%) BT
7 3 (3.85%) Charles River
7 3 (3.85%) Radianz
8 2 (2.56%) Cisco
8 2 (2.56%) IBM
8 2 (2.56%) Informatica
8 2 (2.56%) SimCorp
8 2 (2.56%) Sophis
8 2 (2.56%) SunGard
9 1 (1.28%) Actimize