The first table below looks at the demand for Murex Flex skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Murex Flex 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
Murex Flex API
Rank 580 532 587
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +55
Contract jobs citing Murex Flex 7 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.025% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.094% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 1
Average daily rate £438 £588 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% -9.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

Murex Flex
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Murex Flex within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Murex Flex Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Murex Flex
Daily Rate Trend

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

Murex Flex Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Murex Flex
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Murex Flex Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Murex Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Murex
1 7 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Publishing
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mart
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Murex MxML
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Back Office
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Sybase
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) Murex MxG2000
5 2 (28.57%) Reuters
5 2 (28.57%) Bloomberg

Murex Flex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Murex MxG2000
1 2 (28.57%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Mart
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Publishing
3 4 (57.14%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (71.43%) Murex Specialist
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Murex MxML
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) JNI
2 2 (28.57%) Java SE
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Murex
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sybase
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Reuters
2 2 (28.57%) Bloomberg