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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa
Rank 578 506 559
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +53
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 39 84 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.16% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.34% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 51 29
Average daily rate
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£450 £538 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +53.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £174 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
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
26002 24478 26884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.45% 46.46% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14841 13808 13714
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1185 1104 1374
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.90 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 October 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 7 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 1 October 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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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 -32 38 £450 -16.27% 8
England -64 38 £450 -16.27% 12
City of London +5 5 £325 -40.90% 4
South East - - - - 4
Surrey - - - - 4
Scotland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 58 (55.77%) Banking
2 55 (52.88%) Equities
3 51 (49.04%) Finance
4 47 (45.19%) Front Office
4 47 (45.19%) UNIX
5 44 (42.31%) Windows
6 40 (38.46%) Java
7 33 (31.73%) SQL
8 31 (29.81%) Sybase
9 27 (25.96%) Oracle
10 26 (25.00%) Investment Banking
11 24 (23.08%) Tcl
11 24 (23.08%) Bloomberg
12 23 (22.12%) Relational Database
13 22 (21.15%) C#
14 20 (19.23%) Financial Institution
15 17 (16.35%) Reuters
15 17 (16.35%) C
16 15 (14.42%) Management Information System
17 14 (13.46%) Blackberry
17 14 (13.46%) Windows 7
17 14 (13.46%) Tandem
18 12 (11.54%) MS Office
18 12 (11.54%) Linux
18 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
19 11 (10.58%) Fixed Income
20 10 (9.62%) OO
20 10 (9.62%) IBM Notes
21 9 (8.65%) Citrix
21 9 (8.65%) Subversion

Fidessa
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (9.62%) IBM Notes
2 5 (4.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.96%) Mule
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Eikon
2 5 (4.81%) LatentZero
2 5 (4.81%) Tesseract
2 5 (4.81%) Minerva
3 4 (3.85%) Capstone
4 3 (2.88%) Sentinel
5 2 (1.92%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.96%) Global One
6 1 (0.96%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) LAN
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
1 3 (2.88%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.92%) VPN
2 2 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.96%) VoIP
3 1 (0.96%) DHCP
3 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.96%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.12%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.96%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Subversion
2 2 (1.92%) JUnit
3 1 (0.96%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.96%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.96%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.96%) JMeter
3 1 (0.96%) Selenium
3 1 (0.96%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.96%) jMock
3 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) Maven
3 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (55.77%) Banking
2 51 (49.04%) Finance
3 47 (45.19%) Front Office
4 26 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 20 (19.23%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.88%) Back Office
6 3 (2.88%) French Language
7 2 (1.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.96%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (34.62%) Analyst
2 35 (33.65%) Developer
3 30 (28.85%) Support Analyst
3 30 (28.85%) Fidessa Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 6 (5.77%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.77%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.81%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (4.81%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Desktop Support
8 3 (2.88%) Consultant
8 3 (2.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Fidessa Consultant
9 2 (1.92%) Fidessa Support Consultant
9 2 (1.92%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) JMS
2 4 (3.85%) JTA
2 4 (3.85%) Java EE
2 4 (3.85%) Middleware
2 4 (3.85%) JTS
2 4 (3.85%) XML
3 3 (2.88%) Web Services
3 3 (2.88%) FIXML
3 3 (2.88%) WinForms
4 2 (1.92%) Spring
4 2 (1.92%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.92%) FpML
4 2 (1.92%) XBRL
4 2 (1.92%) XSLT
5 1 (0.96%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.96%) WCF
5 1 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (52.88%) Equities
2 15 (14.42%) Management Information System
3 14 (13.46%) Blackberry
3 14 (13.46%) Tandem
4 11 (10.58%) Fixed Income
5 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.77%) Derivative
7 5 (4.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.85%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.92%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.92%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.96%) AS400
10 1 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.96%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.96%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.96%) Open Source
10 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 47 (45.19%) UNIX
2 44 (42.31%) Windows
3 14 (13.46%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.54%) Linux
5 6 (5.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.96%) Solaris
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.62%) OO
2 8 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 7 (6.73%) Migration
3 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (5.77%) Low Latency
5 5 (4.81%) UML
5 5 (4.81%) OOP
5 5 (4.81%) Project Management
5 5 (4.81%) Investment Management
6 4 (3.85%) BDD
6 4 (3.85%) TDD
6 4 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.88%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (1.92%) Coaching
8 2 (1.92%) Resource Management
8 2 (1.92%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (1.92%) Workflow
8 2 (1.92%) ITIL
9 1 (0.96%) Data Modelling
9 1 (0.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.46%) Java
2 33 (31.73%) SQL
3 24 (23.08%) Tcl
4 22 (21.15%) C#
5 17 (16.35%) C
6 6 (5.77%) C++
7 5 (4.81%) VB
8 1 (0.96%) VBA
8 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) XenApp
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
1 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (29.81%) Sybase
2 27 (25.96%) Oracle
3 24 (23.08%) Bloomberg
4 17 (16.35%) Reuters
5 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.65%) Citrix
7 8 (7.69%) Lotus
7 8 (7.69%) Perforce
8 5 (4.81%) Murex
8 5 (4.81%) Charles River
8 5 (4.81%) thinkFolio
9 4 (3.85%) JBoss
10 3 (2.88%) Cisco
10 3 (2.88%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.92%) Apple
11 2 (1.92%) HP
11 2 (1.92%) Avaya
12 1 (0.96%) SAP
12 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.96%) CA
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