The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa
Rank 518 497 522
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 54 66 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 42
Average daily rate
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£600 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £252 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - £328 £325
% change year-on-year
- +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24030 23781 27086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.57% 47.29% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13435 12814 13600
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1060 1242 1376
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%

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 14 July 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 5 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 14 July 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
England -16 54 £600 +25.65% 15
London +7 53 £600 +25.65% 15
City of London +19 15 £538 +11.97% 12
Scotland - - - - 3
Edinburgh - - - - 3

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 66 (47.48%) Banking
2 63 (45.32%) Windows
3 62 (44.60%) Equities
4 58 (41.73%) Finance
5 54 (38.85%) Front Office
6 50 (35.97%) Bloomberg
7 48 (34.53%) UNIX
8 43 (30.94%) Java
9 38 (27.34%) Investment Banking
10 35 (25.18%) Reuters
11 33 (23.74%) SQL
11 33 (23.74%) Sybase
12 30 (21.58%) Tcl
13 29 (20.86%) Relational Database
14 25 (17.99%) Financial Institution
15 24 (17.27%) Oracle
16 23 (16.55%) Windows 7
17 22 (15.83%) Blackberry
18 21 (15.11%) MS Office
19 20 (14.39%) Back Office
20 19 (13.67%) C
20 19 (13.67%) C#
21 17 (12.23%) Linux
22 16 (11.51%) Fixed Income
23 15 (10.79%) Subversion
24 14 (10.07%) OO
24 14 (10.07%) IBM Notes
25 13 (9.35%) Lotus
25 13 (9.35%) Windows XP
25 13 (9.35%) Migration

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 14 (10.07%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) Mule
3 1 (0.72%) Confluence
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 21 (15.11%) MS Office
2 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Eikon
2 6 (4.32%) LatentZero
2 6 (4.32%) Capstone
2 6 (4.32%) Tesseract
2 6 (4.32%) Minerva
3 4 (2.88%) Sentinel
4 3 (2.16%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.72%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) LAN
1 8 (5.76%) VPN
2 7 (5.04%) WAN
3 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.16%) Broadband
4 3 (2.16%) Multicast
5 2 (1.44%) AMQP
5 2 (1.44%) SMS
6 1 (0.72%) HTTP
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.86%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.16%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.16%) MySQL
4 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.72%) KDB
Development Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Subversion
2 5 (3.60%) Maven
2 5 (3.60%) JUnit
3 3 (2.16%) jMock
3 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.44%) Ant
4 2 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.72%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.72%) JMeter
5 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.72%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) Selenium
5 1 (0.72%) FitNesse
General
1 66 (47.48%) Banking
2 58 (41.73%) Finance
3 54 (38.85%) Front Office
4 38 (27.34%) Investment Banking
5 25 (17.99%) Financial Institution
6 20 (14.39%) Back Office
7 7 (5.04%) Retail
8 5 (3.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (33.81%) Developer
2 44 (31.65%) Analyst
3 32 (23.02%) Fidessa Developer
4 22 (15.83%) Business Analyst
5 14 (10.07%) Support Analyst
5 14 (10.07%) Support Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) Fidessa Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.47%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Fidessa Business Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Service Desk Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.60%) Help Desk Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Desktop Support
10 4 (2.88%) Analyst Programmer
10 4 (2.88%) Programmer
10 4 (2.88%) Consultant
10 4 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.63%) JMS
2 11 (7.91%) Middleware
3 9 (6.47%) Spring
3 9 (6.47%) Java EE
4 7 (5.04%) JTA
4 7 (5.04%) JTS
4 7 (5.04%) XML
5 5 (3.60%) Web Services
5 5 (3.60%) FpML
5 5 (3.60%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.88%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (2.16%) WinForms
7 3 (2.16%) FIXML
7 3 (2.16%) MSMQ
8 2 (1.44%) XBRL
8 2 (1.44%) XSLT
8 2 (1.44%) Swing
8 2 (1.44%) WCF
8 2 (1.44%) REST
9 1 (0.72%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 62 (44.60%) Equities
2 22 (15.83%) Blackberry
3 16 (11.51%) Fixed Income
4 11 (7.91%) Hedge funds
5 8 (5.76%) Derivative
6 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.32%) Tandem
7 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.44%) iPhone
9 2 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.72%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.72%) Open Source
10 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 63 (45.32%) Windows
2 48 (34.53%) UNIX
3 23 (16.55%) Windows 7
4 17 (12.23%) Linux
5 13 (9.35%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.88%) Solaris
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.07%) OO
2 13 (9.35%) Migration
3 12 (8.63%) UML
4 11 (7.91%) Project Management
4 11 (7.91%) Asset Management
5 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis
6 9 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (5.76%) TDD
7 8 (5.76%) Risk Management
7 8 (5.76%) BDD
8 6 (4.32%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (4.32%) Investment Management
9 5 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.60%) OOP
10 3 (2.16%) Workflow
10 3 (2.16%) Multithreading
10 3 (2.16%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (2.16%) Fund Management
10 3 (2.16%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (2.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.94%) Java
2 33 (23.74%) SQL
3 30 (21.58%) Tcl
4 19 (13.67%) C
4 19 (13.67%) C#
5 9 (6.47%) VB
6 4 (2.88%) VBScript
7 3 (2.16%) Perl
8 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.72%) VBA
9 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (5.04%) Degree
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.88%) MCITP
4 2 (1.44%) MCSE
5 1 (0.72%) MCDST
5 1 (0.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (35.97%) Bloomberg
2 35 (25.18%) Reuters
3 33 (23.74%) Sybase
4 24 (17.27%) Oracle
5 13 (9.35%) Lotus
6 11 (7.91%) Citrix
7 10 (7.19%) Microsoft
7 10 (7.19%) Murex
8 9 (6.47%) JBoss
9 8 (5.76%) Perforce
9 8 (5.76%) thinkFolio
10 7 (5.04%) Charles River
11 4 (2.88%) CQG
11 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.16%) Cisco
12 3 (2.16%) SunGard
12 3 (2.16%) ION Trading
13 2 (1.44%) Calypso
13 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.44%) Peregrine
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