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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa
Rank 610 579 526
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -53
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 33 31 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.057% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 53
Median daily rate £575 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
23948 24289 23781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.81% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 14140 13473
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 1108 1060
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +8 31 £575 -4.16% 10
England -8 31 £575 -4.16% 13
City of London +39 5 £550 -2.22% 8
Canary Wharf - 2 £408 -
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
Scotland - 2 £400 -

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 50 (57.47%) FIX Protocol
2 45 (51.72%) Front Office
2 45 (51.72%) Equities
3 44 (50.57%) Banking
4 39 (44.83%) Unix
5 36 (41.38%) Investment Banking
6 31 (35.63%) Finance
7 30 (34.48%) Java
8 28 (32.18%) Sybase
9 23 (26.44%) SQL
10 22 (25.29%) Linux
11 21 (24.14%) Windows
12 20 (22.99%) Tcl
13 18 (20.69%) Oracle
14 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
15 15 (17.24%) Derivative
16 13 (14.94%) ITIL
16 13 (14.94%) Fixed Income
17 12 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
18 11 (12.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 11 (12.64%) Back Office
18 11 (12.64%) Electronic Trading
19 10 (11.49%) QA
19 10 (11.49%) Bloomberg
20 8 (9.20%) ITRS Geneos
20 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
20 8 (9.20%) C#
21 7 (8.05%) JMS
21 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
21 7 (8.05%) ServiceNow

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 1 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Summit
2 4 (4.60%) Eikon
3 3 (3.45%) LatentZero
3 3 (3.45%) Sentinel
4 2 (2.30%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (1.15%) Capstone
5 1 (1.15%) Global One
5 1 (1.15%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.15%) Minerva
5 1 (1.15%) SunGard Martini
5 1 (1.15%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Firewall
1 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) Multicast
3 1 (1.15%) BGP
3 1 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.60%) Hazelcast
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.30%) KDB
4 1 (1.15%) HSQLDB
4 1 (1.15%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.15%) OLAP
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) Ant
2 2 (2.30%) Subversion
3 1 (1.15%) Maven
General
1 45 (51.72%) Front Office
2 44 (50.57%) Banking
3 36 (41.38%) Investment Banking
4 31 (35.63%) Finance
5 11 (12.64%) Back Office
6 5 (5.75%) Retail
7 2 (2.30%) Legal
8 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (55.17%) Analyst
2 27 (31.03%) Developer
3 23 (26.44%) Applications Support
3 23 (26.44%) Support Analyst
4 19 (21.84%) Applications Support Analyst
5 18 (20.69%) Fidessa Analyst
6 17 (19.54%) Fidessa Developer
7 16 (18.39%) Business Analyst
8 14 (16.09%) Fidessa Support
9 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
10 9 (10.34%) Fidessa Support Analyst
11 7 (8.05%) Financial Analyst
12 6 (6.90%) Lead Developer
12 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
13 5 (5.75%) Business IT Analyst
13 5 (5.75%) CRM Analyst
13 5 (5.75%) Database Analyst
13 5 (5.75%) Fidessa Business Analyst
13 5 (5.75%) IT Business Analyst
13 5 (5.75%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (57.47%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (8.05%) JMS
3 5 (5.75%) Spring
3 5 (5.75%) XML
4 4 (4.60%) Ehcache
4 4 (4.60%) JSON
4 4 (4.60%) REST
4 4 (4.60%) Spring Security
5 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.30%) Swing
6 1 (1.15%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.15%) J2EE
6 1 (1.15%) JPA
6 1 (1.15%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.15%) Spring Integration
6 1 (1.15%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (51.72%) Equities
2 15 (17.24%) Derivative
3 13 (14.94%) Fixed Income
4 11 (12.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (6.90%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.30%) VWAP
8 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Unix
2 22 (25.29%) Linux
3 21 (24.14%) Windows
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.90%) Solaris
6 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.94%) ITIL
2 11 (12.64%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (8.05%) Algorithmic Trading
3 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
4 6 (6.90%) Change Management
4 6 (6.90%) Multithreading
4 6 (6.90%) Release Management
4 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
5 5 (5.75%) CRM
5 5 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.75%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.60%) Analytics
6 4 (4.60%) Project Management
6 4 (4.60%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (2.30%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.30%) Migration
8 2 (2.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) Java
2 23 (26.44%) SQL
3 20 (22.99%) Tcl
4 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.20%) C#
6 5 (5.75%) C
7 2 (2.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.60%) Degree
3 1 (1.15%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.15%) MCP
3 1 (1.15%) MCSE
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) MiFID
3 2 (2.30%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.30%) EMIR
4 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Sybase
2 18 (20.69%) Oracle
3 10 (11.49%) Bloomberg
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.05%) ServiceNow
6 6 (6.90%) Reuters
6 6 (6.90%) Trayport
7 5 (5.75%) Calypso
7 5 (5.75%) Murex
8 3 (3.45%) BT
8 3 (3.45%) FactSet
8 3 (3.45%) Radianz
9 2 (2.30%) Charles River
9 2 (2.30%) SimCorp
9 2 (2.30%) Sophis
10 1 (1.15%) CQG
10 1 (1.15%) GoldenSource
10 1 (1.15%) Linedata
10 1 (1.15%) SunGard
10 1 (1.15%) TIBCO