The table below looks at the statistics for FpML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FpML over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Products Markup Language (FpML)
Rank 592 599 590
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing FpML 49 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.072% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 11
Median daily rate £525 £525 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £471 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £670 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14889 14604 14477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.72% 26.95% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10557 9592 9635
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 201 174
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.53 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

FpML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing FpML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FpML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FpML
Daily Rate Trend

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

FpML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FpML
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FpML within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

FpML Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FpML
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FpML within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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 -3 49 £525 - 8
London 0 37 £556 +5.95% 8
South East - 11 £500 -
Surrey - 11 £500 -
City of London +38 3 £575 -8.00% 3
Nottingham - 1 £525 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £525 -
East Midlands - 1 £525 -

FpML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FpML 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 FpML.

1 69 (77.53%) XML
2 59 (66.29%) Finance
3 45 (50.56%) SQL
4 36 (40.45%) Banking
5 33 (37.08%) FIX Protocol
6 30 (33.71%) Data Modelling
7 27 (30.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (29.21%) Derivative
9 24 (26.97%) Data Analysis
10 23 (25.84%) JIRA
11 22 (24.72%) Investment Banking
12 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (23.60%) Java
12 21 (23.60%) UML
13 20 (22.47%) Front Office
14 19 (21.35%) GAP Analysis
14 19 (21.35%) Asset Management
14 19 (21.35%) Web Services
14 19 (21.35%) Middleware
15 18 (20.22%) Fixed Income
16 15 (16.85%) Equities
16 15 (16.85%) Bloomberg
16 15 (16.85%) Business Analysis
16 15 (16.85%) Confluence
17 14 (15.73%) SWIFT
17 14 (15.73%) JMS
18 13 (14.61%) Oracle
19 12 (13.48%) Unix
19 12 (13.48%) XML Schema
20 11 (12.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

FpML
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 15 (16.85%) Confluence
2 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.74%) Node.js
3 6 (6.74%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.37%) JBoss
4 3 (3.37%) JCAPS
4 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.25%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.12%) GemFire
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Front Arena
2 1 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.12%) Summit
2 1 (1.12%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) DSL
1 1 (1.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.62%) OLTP
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.49%) DB2
4 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.25%) JasperReports
6 2 (2.25%) MySQL
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.12%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) JIRA
2 8 (8.99%) ERwin
2 8 (8.99%) Maven
3 5 (5.62%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.62%) IntelliJ
4 4 (4.49%) Ant
4 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.25%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.25%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.25%) Hudson
5 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.25%) JMeter
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Selenium
6 1 (1.12%) MagicDraw
6 1 (1.12%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) Toad
6 1 (1.12%) XMLSpy
General
1 59 (66.29%) Finance
2 36 (40.45%) Banking
3 22 (24.72%) Investment Banking
4 20 (22.47%) Front Office
5 4 (4.49%) Back Office
5 4 (4.49%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Analyst
2 34 (38.20%) Business Analyst
3 27 (30.34%) Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Java Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Architect
5 12 (13.48%) Data Architect
5 12 (13.48%) Data Business Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Middleware Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Business IT Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) IT Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) IT Business Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) Java Middleware Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Asset Management Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Data Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.74%) NoSQL Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.62%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (77.53%) XML
2 33 (37.08%) FIX Protocol
3 19 (21.35%) Middleware
3 19 (21.35%) Web Services
4 14 (15.73%) JMS
5 12 (13.48%) XML Schema
6 11 (12.36%) FIXML
7 9 (10.11%) REST
7 9 (10.11%) XSLT
8 7 (7.87%) JSON
8 7 (7.87%) SOAP
9 6 (6.74%) Akka
9 6 (6.74%) IBM Integration Bus
9 6 (6.74%) Spring
9 6 (6.74%) XSD
10 5 (5.62%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (5.62%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (2.25%) Ajax
11 2 (2.25%) JAXB
11 2 (2.25%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (29.21%) Derivative
3 18 (20.22%) Fixed Income
4 15 (16.85%) Equities
5 14 (15.73%) SWIFT
6 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (6.74%) Reference Data
8 4 (4.49%) Market Risk
8 4 (4.49%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (3.37%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (3.37%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.12%) ASIC
10 1 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Unix
2 10 (11.24%) Linux
3 6 (6.74%) Solaris
4 5 (5.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Data Modelling
2 24 (26.97%) Data Analysis
3 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.60%) UML
4 19 (21.35%) Asset Management
4 19 (21.35%) GAP Analysis
5 15 (16.85%) Business Analysis
6 11 (12.36%) BPR
6 11 (12.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 11 (12.36%) Data Management
7 10 (11.24%) Investment Management
7 10 (11.24%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (10.11%) ETL
8 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.99%) Data Architecture
9 8 (8.99%) Fund Accounting
9 8 (8.99%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (8.99%) SOA
10 7 (7.87%) Data Governance
10 7 (7.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) SQL
2 21 (23.60%) Java
3 9 (10.11%) C#
3 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.62%) Python
5 2 (2.25%) Ruby
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
6 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) ISEB
2 4 (4.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) ISO20022
2 8 (8.99%) Solvency II
3 4 (4.49%) QA
4 3 (3.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (3.37%) MiFID
5 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.12%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Ansible
1 2 (2.25%) Control-M
1 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Bloomberg
2 13 (14.61%) Oracle
3 10 (11.24%) Reuters
4 8 (8.99%) IBM
5 7 (7.87%) Sybase
6 4 (4.49%) ION Trading
7 3 (3.37%) Murex
7 3 (3.37%) SunGard
7 3 (3.37%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.25%) Perforce
9 1 (1.12%) Calypso
9 1 (1.12%) Microgen
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