The first table below looks at the demand for FLEXCUBE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FLEXCUBE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
i-flex solutions FLEXCUBE
Rank 581 513 573
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +60
Contract jobs citing FLEXCUBE 6 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.065% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.72% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 4
Average daily rate £350 £550 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £435 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £205
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

FLEXCUBE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FLEXCUBE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

FLEXCUBE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FLEXCUBE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FLEXCUBE within the UK.

FLEXCUBE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FLEXCUBE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FLEXCUBE within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

FLEXCUBE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FLEXCUBE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FLEXCUBE within the UK.

FLEXCUBE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FLEXCUBE
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FLEXCUBE within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -48 6 £350 -36.36% 2
England -112 6 £350 -36.36% 2
Scotland - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1

FLEXCUBE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FLEXCUBE 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 FLEXCUBE.

1 25 (80.65%) Banking
2 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 20 (64.52%) Temenos T24
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 11 (35.48%) Temenos
4 11 (35.48%) Finacle
5 10 (32.26%) Project Management
5 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (29.03%) Investment Banking
6 9 (29.03%) PMP
6 9 (29.03%) PMI Certification
7 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
7 8 (25.81%) Change Management
8 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (19.35%) QA
9 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
9 5 (16.13%) MS Office
10 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.90%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (9.68%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
11 3 (9.68%) Extreme Programming
11 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
11 3 (9.68%) MS Project
11 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (9.68%) Change Control
11 3 (9.68%) Cash Management
12 2 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
12 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement

FLEXCUBE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FLEXCUBE 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 FLEXCUBE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS Project
4 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Temenos T24
2 11 (35.48%) Finacle
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (3.23%) RMDS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (80.65%) Banking
2 20 (64.52%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.90%) Wholesale Banking
5 3 (9.68%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
6 2 (6.45%) Back Office
7 1 (3.23%) International Banking
7 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) QA Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.23%) FLEXCUBE Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Derivative
1 1 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Project Management
1 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
2 8 (25.81%) Change Management
3 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.68%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (9.68%) Change Control
5 3 (9.68%) Cash Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.45%) CMMI
6 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.45%) Use Case
7 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) PMP
1 9 (29.03%) PMI Certification
2 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Temenos
3 1 (3.23%) Reuters