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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fidessa
Rank 554 493 499
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +6
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 25 71 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.14% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 17
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£538 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £183 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
23540 22753 20509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.38% 45.43% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13422 12429 10882
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 954 969 1189
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 2015.

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 11 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 5 March 2015. 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 -46 25 £538 +7.50% 12
England -56 25 £538 +7.50% 13
City of London +8 13 £525 +12.90% 8
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
Woking - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 34 (52.31%) Front Office
2 33 (50.77%) Finance
3 31 (47.69%) UNIX
4 29 (44.62%) FIX Protocol
5 28 (43.08%) Equities
6 27 (41.54%) Banking
7 25 (38.46%) Bloomberg
8 22 (33.85%) Linux
9 19 (29.23%) Reuters
10 18 (27.69%) Java
10 18 (27.69%) Oracle
11 16 (24.62%) SQL
12 15 (23.08%) Solaris
13 12 (18.46%) C++
14 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
14 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
15 10 (15.38%) Derivative
16 9 (13.85%) ION Trading
16 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
16 9 (13.85%) Low Latency
17 8 (12.31%) Fund Management
17 8 (12.31%) thinkFolio
17 8 (12.31%) Sybase
17 8 (12.31%) Perl
17 8 (12.31%) Windows
17 8 (12.31%) Fixed Income
17 8 (12.31%) Investment Banking
18 7 (10.77%) LatentZero
18 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
18 7 (10.77%) Back Office

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (4.62%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) thinkFolio
2 7 (10.77%) LatentZero
3 3 (4.62%) Eikon
4 2 (3.08%) RMDS
5 1 (1.54%) Global One
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.54%) 3000 Xtra
5 1 (1.54%) Tesseract
5 1 (1.54%) Minerva
5 1 (1.54%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) LAN
3 3 (4.62%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.54%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MS Access
3 1 (1.54%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
General
1 34 (52.31%) Front Office
2 33 (50.77%) Finance
3 27 (41.54%) Banking
4 8 (12.31%) Investment Banking
5 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
5 7 (10.77%) Back Office
6 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Analyst
2 18 (27.69%) Support Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Applications Support
6 7 (10.77%) VBA Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Excel Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Fidessa Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Excel VBA Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Fidessa Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Fidessa Business Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) Support Consultant
10 3 (4.62%) Fidessa Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.08%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Equities
2 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
3 10 (15.38%) Derivative
4 8 (12.31%) Fixed Income
5 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.15%) Tandem
6 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) UNIX
2 22 (33.85%) Linux
3 15 (23.08%) Solaris
4 8 (12.31%) Windows
5 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.15%) SUSE
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) Low Latency
2 8 (12.31%) Fund Management
3 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
3 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
4 6 (9.23%) ITIL
4 6 (9.23%) Service Management
4 6 (9.23%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.62%) Time Management
7 2 (3.08%) Straight-Through Processing
7 2 (3.08%) Data Management
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Test Management
8 1 (1.54%) OO
8 1 (1.54%) Change Management
8 1 (1.54%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (1.54%) Migration
8 1 (1.54%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Java
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 12 (18.46%) C++
4 8 (12.31%) Perl
5 7 (10.77%) C#
5 7 (10.77%) VBA
5 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.69%) Python
6 5 (7.69%) Tcl
7 2 (3.08%) C
7 2 (3.08%) AWK
8 1 (1.54%) Korn
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
8 1 (1.54%) C-shell
8 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
1 2 (3.08%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Bloomberg
2 19 (29.23%) Reuters
3 18 (27.69%) Oracle
4 9 (13.85%) ION Trading
5 8 (12.31%) Sybase
6 5 (7.69%) TIBCO
6 5 (7.69%) EasyScreen
6 5 (7.69%) Patsystems
7 4 (6.15%) CQG
7 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.15%) Citrix
8 3 (4.62%) Lotus
8 3 (4.62%) SunGard
8 3 (4.62%) Cisco
9 2 (3.08%) Radianz
10 1 (1.54%) Charles River
10 1 (1.54%) Algorithmics
10 1 (1.54%) EccoWare
10 1 (1.54%) NYFIX
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