The table below looks at the statistics for MultiFonds skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MultiFonds over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IGEFI MultiFonds
Rank 609 580 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing MultiFonds 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.011% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.059% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £550 -
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 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
5057 4689 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 8.89% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2483 2721
Average daily rate £450 £436 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 81
Average hourly rate £31.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £45.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

MultiFonds
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MultiFonds Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MultiFonds
Daily Rate Trend

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

MultiFonds Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MultiFonds
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 MultiFonds within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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 +12 2 £550 +41.93%
England -11 2 £550 +41.93%
Edinburgh -3 1 - -
Scotland -14 1 - -
City of London - 1 £600 -
Stirling - - - -

MultiFonds
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MultiFonds 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 MultiFonds.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Fund Accounting
3 3 (30.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) BPR
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Reuters
5 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office

MultiFonds
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MultiFonds 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 MultiFonds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (10.00%) Markit EDM
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) BPR
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Reuters
1 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg