The table below looks at the statistics for LatentZero skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LatentZero over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa LatentZero
Rank 649 625 593
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Contract jobs citing LatentZero 4 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.027% 0.042%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.092% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 20
Median daily rate £575 £550 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £516 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £650
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4349 4544 5004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.83% 8.14% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2688 2530 2827
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 50
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £15.60 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £61.64 £54.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £26.83 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -28.44%

LatentZero
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing LatentZero as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

LatentZero Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LatentZero
Daily Rate Trend

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

LatentZero Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LatentZero
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LatentZero within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

LatentZero Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

LatentZero
Hourly Rate Trend

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

LatentZero Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LatentZero
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LatentZero within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
London -9 4 £575 +4.54%
England -36 4 £575 +4.54%
City of London +32 2 £613 +7.64%

LatentZero
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LatentZero 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 LatentZero.

1 9 (81.82%) Front Office
2 7 (63.64%) Fixed Income
3 6 (54.55%) Fidessa
4 4 (36.36%) Charles River
4 4 (36.36%) Sentinel
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) thinkFolio
5 3 (27.27%) Minerva
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 2 (18.18%) Markit EDM
6 2 (18.18%) Eze Castle Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Derivative
6 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (18.18%) Fund Management
6 2 (18.18%) Equities
7 1 (9.09%) Tesseract
7 1 (9.09%) Data Management
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
7 1 (9.09%) Linedata

LatentZero
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:

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Sentinel
2 3 (27.27%) Minerva
2 3 (27.27%) thinkFolio
3 2 (18.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (9.09%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (9.09%) Tesseract
General
1 9 (81.82%) Front Office
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Fidessa Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) thinkFolio Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) FIX Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) thinkFolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Fixed Income
2 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) Fund Management
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Fidessa
2 4 (36.36%) Charles River
3 2 (18.18%) Eze Castle Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
4 1 (9.09%) Linedata
4 1 (9.09%) SimCorp