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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa
Rank 565 574 528
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -46
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 61 31 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.061% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 34
Average daily rate £575 £525 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +19.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £564 £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
22070 23365 22368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.80% 45.66% 45.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13153 13548 12236
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 839 982 965
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 February 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 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 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +35 61 £575 +9.52% 19
England +21 61 £575 +9.52% 19
City of London +54 24 £390 -22.00% 13
Canary Wharf - 3 £701 -
Docklands, London - 1 £675 - 1

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 64 (63.37%) Banking
2 61 (60.40%) Equities
3 53 (52.48%) Investment Banking
4 49 (48.51%) FIX Protocol
5 40 (39.60%) Java
5 40 (39.60%) Unix
6 39 (38.61%) Front Office
7 32 (31.68%) Sybase
8 30 (29.70%) Finance
9 26 (25.74%) Tcl
10 25 (24.75%) Windows
10 25 (24.75%) Linux
11 21 (20.79%) Oracle
12 19 (18.81%) Shell Script
13 18 (17.82%) SQL
14 15 (14.85%) Derivative
14 15 (14.85%) Fixed Income
14 15 (14.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 14 (13.86%) Bloomberg
16 13 (12.87%) ITIL
17 12 (11.88%) Spring
17 12 (11.88%) Multithreading
18 11 (10.89%) QA
18 11 (10.89%) Spring Security
18 11 (10.89%) Ehcache
18 11 (10.89%) REST
18 11 (10.89%) Hazelcast
18 11 (10.89%) JSON
18 11 (10.89%) C#
18 11 (10.89%) Back Office

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) LatentZero
2 7 (6.93%) Sentinel
3 6 (5.94%) Minerva
4 5 (4.95%) Tesseract
5 3 (2.97%) thinkFolio
6 2 (1.98%) Eikon
7 1 (0.99%) Global One
7 1 (0.99%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.99%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.99%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.99%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Firewall
1 2 (1.98%) Multicast
1 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) Hazelcast
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (0.99%) OLAP
3 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) JIRA
2 3 (2.97%) Maven
General
1 64 (63.37%) Banking
2 53 (52.48%) Investment Banking
3 39 (38.61%) Front Office
4 30 (29.70%) Finance
5 11 (10.89%) Back Office
6 5 (4.95%) Private Banking
6 5 (4.95%) Retail
7 4 (3.96%) Legal
8 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (48.51%) Analyst
2 33 (32.67%) Developer
3 25 (24.75%) Fidessa Developer
4 20 (19.80%) Business Analyst
5 19 (18.81%) Support Analyst
6 18 (17.82%) Applications Support
6 18 (17.82%) Java Developer
7 17 (16.83%) Fidessa Analyst
8 12 (11.88%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Fidessa Business Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Fidessa Server Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Business IT Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) Fidessa Support
10 6 (5.94%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) IT Analyst
10 6 (5.94%) IT Business Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) Database Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (4.95%) Senior Fidessa Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (48.51%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (11.88%) Spring
3 11 (10.89%) Ehcache
3 11 (10.89%) JSON
3 11 (10.89%) REST
3 11 (10.89%) Spring Security
4 10 (9.90%) JMS
5 7 (6.93%) XML
6 4 (3.96%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.97%) J2EE
8 1 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.99%) JPA
8 1 (0.99%) Spring Integration
8 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (60.40%) Equities
2 15 (14.85%) Derivative
2 15 (14.85%) Fixed Income
2 15 (14.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.97%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (2.97%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.97%) VWAP
6 2 (1.98%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.99%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.60%) Unix
2 25 (24.75%) Linux
2 25 (24.75%) Windows
3 6 (5.94%) Solaris
4 4 (3.96%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.87%) ITIL
2 12 (11.88%) Multithreading
3 10 (9.90%) Business Analysis
4 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
4 9 (8.91%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (7.92%) Algorithmic Trading
5 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering
6 7 (6.93%) Analytics
7 5 (4.95%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.95%) CRM
7 5 (4.95%) Investment Management
7 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
7 5 (4.95%) Unit Testing
7 5 (4.95%) Wealth Management
8 4 (3.96%) Change Management
8 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.96%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.96%) Project Management
8 4 (3.96%) Release Management
9 3 (2.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (39.60%) Java
2 26 (25.74%) Tcl
3 19 (18.81%) Shell Script
4 18 (17.82%) SQL
5 11 (10.89%) C#
6 3 (2.97%) C
7 2 (1.98%) C++
7 2 (1.98%) Perl
7 2 (1.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) MiFID
3 3 (2.97%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (2.97%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (31.68%) Sybase
2 21 (20.79%) Oracle
3 14 (13.86%) Bloomberg
4 7 (6.93%) FactSet
5 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.96%) Reuters
6 4 (3.96%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.96%) Trayport
7 2 (1.98%) BT
7 2 (1.98%) CQG
7 2 (1.98%) Murex
7 2 (1.98%) Radianz
8 1 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.99%) Charles River
8 1 (0.99%) Citrix
8 1 (0.99%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.99%) Remedy
8 1 (0.99%) SimCorp
8 1 (0.99%) Sophis
8 1 (0.99%) SunGard
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