The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Murex products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Murex over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Murex S.A.S..

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Murex
Rank 540 530 529
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Murex 93 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 47 35
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£550 £553 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% +10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £293 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £705 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £700 £418 £413
% change year-on-year
+67.66% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £90.00

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25561 25504 24091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.65% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15156 14276 13340
Average daily rate £400 £383 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1113 1095
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Murex
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Murex Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Murex
Daily Rate Trend

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

Murex Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Murex
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Murex within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Murex Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Murex
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Murex Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Murex
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Murex within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
England +9 93 £550 -0.45% 22
London +23 89 £550 -1.56% 19
City of London +10 19 £513 -5.96% 8
Wiltshire +5 2 - -
South West -4 2 - -
South East - 2 £700 -
Home Counties - 2 £700 -

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Murex 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.

1 65 (46.76%) Banking
2 58 (41.73%) Finance
3 44 (31.65%) SQL
4 42 (30.22%) Front Office
5 38 (27.34%) Investment Banking
6 35 (25.18%) Derivative
7 31 (22.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 30 (21.58%) Fixed Income
9 26 (18.71%) Summit
10 22 (15.83%) Equities
11 21 (15.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (15.11%) UNIX
11 21 (15.11%) Calypso
12 18 (12.95%) Perl
13 16 (11.51%) Data Mart
13 16 (11.51%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (11.51%) Java
14 15 (10.79%) Murex MxML
15 14 (10.07%) Back Office
15 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (9.35%) Bloomberg
17 12 (8.63%) JIRA
18 11 (7.91%) Market Risk
18 11 (7.91%) Sybase
18 11 (7.91%) XML
18 11 (7.91%) System Integration Testing
19 10 (7.19%) Project Management
19 10 (7.19%) Migration
19 10 (7.19%) Degree
19 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis

Murex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Murex 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (18.71%) Summit
2 8 (5.76%) thinkFolio
3 5 (3.60%) LatentZero
3 5 (3.60%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (2.16%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.72%) Kondor+
5 1 (0.72%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.72%) ACBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.51%) Data Mart
2 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.16%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.44%) Sybase IQ
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) JIRA
2 3 (2.16%) TeamCity
2 3 (2.16%) Subversion
3 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
General
1 65 (46.76%) Banking
2 58 (41.73%) Finance
3 42 (30.22%) Front Office
4 38 (27.34%) Investment Banking
5 14 (10.07%) Back Office
6 5 (3.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.16%) Legal
7 3 (2.16%) Advertising
8 2 (1.44%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.72%) French Language
9 1 (0.72%) German Language
9 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (56.12%) Analyst
2 38 (27.34%) Business Analyst
3 28 (20.14%) Developer
4 22 (15.83%) Murex Analyst
5 20 (14.39%) Test Analyst
6 17 (12.23%) Murex Business Analyst
7 15 (10.79%) Murex Developer
8 12 (8.63%) Banking Business Analyst
9 11 (7.91%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 10 (7.19%) Applications Support
11 9 (6.47%) Support Analyst
11 9 (6.47%) Consultant
12 7 (5.04%) Test Manager
13 6 (4.32%) Project Manager
13 6 (4.32%) Test Leader
14 5 (3.60%) Murex Consultant
14 5 (3.60%) Report Developer
14 5 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
14 5 (3.60%) Technical Analyst
15 4 (2.88%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.79%) Murex MxML
2 11 (7.91%) XML
3 8 (5.76%) FpML
4 6 (4.32%) FIXML
5 2 (1.44%) HTML
5 2 (1.44%) .NET
6 1 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.72%) XSL
6 1 (0.72%) XSLT
6 1 (0.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.18%) Derivative
2 31 (22.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 30 (21.58%) Fixed Income
4 22 (15.83%) Equities
5 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (7.91%) Market Risk
7 5 (3.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (3.60%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (3.60%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.88%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (2.16%) Reference Data
9 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.16%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.16%) Replication
9 3 (2.16%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.44%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.72%) Wiki
11 1 (0.72%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.11%) UNIX
2 5 (3.60%) Linux
3 4 (2.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (7.91%) System Integration Testing
3 10 (7.19%) Project Management
3 10 (7.19%) Migration
3 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis
4 9 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (5.76%) Risk Management
5 8 (5.76%) Data Analysis
6 7 (5.04%) Software Testing
6 7 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.04%) Unit Testing
6 7 (5.04%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.32%) BPR
8 5 (3.60%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.60%) Data Modelling
8 5 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.60%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (3.60%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (3.60%) Analytics
9 4 (2.88%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.65%) SQL
2 18 (12.95%) Perl
3 16 (11.51%) Java
4 7 (5.04%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.32%) C#
6 4 (2.88%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.88%) Korn
6 4 (2.88%) VBA
7 3 (2.16%) C++
7 3 (2.16%) C
8 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.72%) Python
9 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (7.19%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) ISEB
3 5 (3.60%) CFA
4 3 (2.16%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
2 4 (2.88%) EMIR
2 4 (2.88%) AIFMD
2 4 (2.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 16 (11.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.44%) Control-M
3 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (15.11%) Calypso
2 13 (9.35%) Bloomberg
3 11 (7.91%) Sybase
4 9 (6.47%) Oracle
4 9 (6.47%) HP
5 8 (5.76%) Sophis
6 5 (3.60%) SimCorp
6 5 (3.60%) Charles River
7 4 (2.88%) Wall Street Systems
7 4 (2.88%) ION Trading
7 4 (2.88%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.16%) Fidessa
9 2 (1.44%) SunGard
9 2 (1.44%) Tradeweb
9 2 (1.44%) Algorithmics
9 2 (1.44%) Remedy
9 2 (1.44%) Reuters
10 1 (0.72%) Veritas
10 1 (0.72%) SAP
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