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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa
Rank 625 638 602
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -36
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 28 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.034% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.078% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 19
Median daily rate £525 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £425 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £600 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
24427 25709 25834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.15% 44.02% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14937 15179 14393
Median daily rate £409 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 828 1100 1101
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 26 August 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 4 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 26 August 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 +11 28 £525 -4.54% 11
London -1 28 £525 -4.54% 11
City of London +27 4 £425 -18.26% 5
Canary Wharf +4 1 £700 +115.38%

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 30 (50.85%) Equities
2 20 (33.90%) Front Office
2 20 (33.90%) FIX Protocol
3 19 (32.20%) Java
4 18 (30.51%) Unix
4 18 (30.51%) Finance
4 18 (30.51%) Banking
5 17 (28.81%) Investment Banking
6 14 (23.73%) SQL
7 13 (22.03%) Oracle
7 13 (22.03%) Sybase
8 10 (16.95%) Linux
9 9 (15.25%) Windows
9 9 (15.25%) Tcl
9 9 (15.25%) Workflow
9 9 (15.25%) Change Management
10 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
10 8 (13.56%) ISEB
10 8 (13.56%) Use Case
11 7 (11.86%) ERD
11 7 (11.86%) Change Control
11 7 (11.86%) ITIL
11 7 (11.86%) Back Office
12 6 (10.17%) Derivative
12 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
12 6 (10.17%) C
12 6 (10.17%) C#
13 5 (8.47%) Calypso
13 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.47%) Murex

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 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (3.39%) IIS
1 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Summit
2 3 (5.08%) Markit EDM
2 3 (5.08%) thinkFolio
3 2 (3.39%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (3.39%) Eikon
3 2 (3.39%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.69%) Capstone
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.69%) BGP
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) KDB
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Ant
1 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 20 (33.90%) Front Office
2 18 (30.51%) Banking
2 18 (30.51%) Finance
3 17 (28.81%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.86%) Back Office
5 5 (8.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Analyst
2 18 (30.51%) Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Business Analyst
4 12 (20.34%) Fidessa Support
5 11 (18.64%) Fidessa Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Fidessa Analyst
6 10 (16.95%) Support Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Applications Support
7 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Lead Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Fidessa Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Functional Tester
9 5 (8.47%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Tester
10 3 (5.08%) Banking Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Fidessa Business Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Fidessa Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.39%) JMS
2 2 (3.39%) Swing
2 2 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.69%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) Equities
2 6 (10.17%) Derivative
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.08%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.39%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Unix
2 10 (16.95%) Linux
3 9 (15.25%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Change Management
1 9 (15.25%) Workflow
2 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
2 8 (13.56%) Use Case
3 7 (11.86%) Change Control
3 7 (11.86%) ERD
3 7 (11.86%) ITIL
4 5 (8.47%) Project Management
5 4 (6.78%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.08%) BCP
6 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.08%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (5.08%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.39%) Analytics
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.39%) Functional Testing
7 2 (3.39%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.39%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 9 (15.25%) Tcl
4 6 (10.17%) C
4 6 (10.17%) C#
4 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.39%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) ISEB
2 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) MiFID
3 1 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.69%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Oracle
1 13 (22.03%) Sybase
2 5 (8.47%) Bloomberg
2 5 (8.47%) Calypso
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Murex
3 4 (6.78%) Reuters
4 3 (5.08%) FactSet
5 2 (3.39%) Charles River
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.69%) Actimize
6 1 (1.69%) BT
6 1 (1.69%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.69%) Radianz
6 1 (1.69%) Sophis
6 1 (1.69%) SunGard
6 1 (1.69%) TIBCO