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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Murex
Rank 501 485 417
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -68
Contract jobs citing Murex 86 81 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.35% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 83
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£525 £650 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £503 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £700 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £465 -
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23940 23150 21262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 45.61% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13687 12610 11157
Average daily rate £400 £388 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £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 966 1001 1261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 84 £525 -19.23% 5
London +13 81 £525 -19.23% 5
City of London +2 14 £350 -50.00% 2
Scotland - 1 £250 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £250 - 1
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 77 (37.93%) Finance
1 77 (37.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 74 (36.45%) Banking
3 72 (35.47%) Front Office
4 63 (31.03%) SQL
5 56 (27.59%) Derivative
6 53 (26.11%) UNIX
7 47 (23.15%) Investment Banking
8 44 (21.67%) Java
9 38 (18.72%) Sybase
10 30 (14.78%) Fixed Income
10 30 (14.78%) HP Quality Center
11 27 (13.30%) C#
12 26 (12.81%) Perl
12 26 (12.81%) Calypso
13 25 (12.32%) Workflow
13 25 (12.32%) Back Office
14 23 (11.33%) Bloomberg
14 23 (11.33%) Summit
15 22 (10.84%) Oracle
15 22 (10.84%) XML
16 21 (10.34%) FpML
16 21 (10.34%) Project Management
16 21 (10.34%) Business Analysis
16 21 (10.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 21 (10.34%) JIRA
16 21 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (9.85%) Murex MxML
17 20 (9.85%) HP
18 19 (9.36%) ISEB

Murex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (2.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (2.46%) MQSeries
1 5 (2.46%) WebSphere
1 5 (2.46%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (1.48%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 2 (0.99%) Lync
3 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Open Workbench
2 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (11.33%) Summit
2 15 (7.39%) Murex MxG2000
3 7 (3.45%) Front Arena
4 5 (2.46%) thinkFolio
5 3 (1.48%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.49%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.49%) Algo Collateral
6 1 (0.49%) 3000 Xtra
6 1 (0.49%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.49%) Investran
6 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.49%) PORTIA
6 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.49%) Findur
6 1 (0.49%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.99%) DHCP
1 2 (0.99%) DNS
2 1 (0.49%) Firewall
2 1 (0.49%) LAN
2 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.43%) SQL Server
1 9 (4.43%) Data Mart
2 3 (1.48%) DataStage
3 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.49%) MS Access
4 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (10.34%) JIRA
2 8 (3.94%) Selenium
2 8 (3.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (2.46%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.46%) WinRunner
4 3 (1.48%) Maven
4 3 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.99%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.99%) Subversion
6 1 (0.49%) Ant
6 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.49%) Hudson
6 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 77 (37.93%) Finance
2 74 (36.45%) Banking
3 72 (35.47%) Front Office
4 47 (23.15%) Investment Banking
5 25 (12.32%) Back Office
6 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 81 (39.90%) Analyst
2 52 (25.62%) Developer
3 34 (16.75%) Business Analyst
4 22 (10.84%) Support Analyst
4 22 (10.84%) Murex Analyst
5 20 (9.85%) Murex Developer
6 18 (8.87%) Test Analyst
7 17 (8.37%) Test Manager
7 17 (8.37%) Java Developer
7 17 (8.37%) Murex Support
8 15 (7.39%) Murex Support Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Applications Support
10 12 (5.91%) Murex Business Analyst
11 11 (5.42%) Project Manager
12 10 (4.93%) Consultant
13 8 (3.94%) Murex Consultant
14 7 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
14 7 (3.45%) Defect Manager
15 6 (2.96%) Front Office Developer
15 6 (2.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.84%) XML
2 21 (10.34%) FpML
3 20 (9.85%) Murex MxML
4 10 (4.93%) XSLT
5 9 (4.43%) Hibernate
5 9 (4.43%) Spring
5 9 (4.43%) FIXML
6 7 (3.45%) .NET
6 7 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (2.96%) WPF
7 6 (2.96%) JDBC
7 6 (2.96%) Java EE
8 5 (2.46%) Rendezvous
8 5 (2.46%) HTML
8 5 (2.46%) JMS
8 5 (2.46%) Murex Flex
9 4 (1.97%) Spring Integration
10 3 (1.48%) JNI
10 3 (1.48%) Java SE
11 2 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 77 (37.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 56 (27.59%) Derivative
3 30 (14.78%) Fixed Income
4 21 (10.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 16 (7.88%) Market Risk
6 15 (7.39%) Credit Risk
7 9 (4.43%) Equity Derivative
7 9 (4.43%) Equities
7 9 (4.43%) Credit Derivative
7 9 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.96%) Swaptions
9 5 (2.46%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.48%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.48%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.48%) User Experience
11 2 (0.99%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.49%) Kindle
12 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (26.11%) UNIX
2 18 (8.87%) Linux
3 12 (5.91%) Solaris
4 9 (4.43%) Windows
5 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.99%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.32%) Workflow
2 21 (10.34%) Project Management
2 21 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (10.34%) Business Analysis
3 17 (8.37%) Software Testing
3 17 (8.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (6.90%) Test Management
5 11 (5.42%) Risk Management
6 10 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (4.93%) Test Strategy
7 9 (4.43%) Low Latency
7 9 (4.43%) Regression Testing
8 8 (3.94%) E-Commerce
9 7 (3.45%) Analytics
9 7 (3.45%) Unit Testing
9 7 (3.45%) Multithreading
10 6 (2.96%) Migration
11 5 (2.46%) Release Management
11 5 (2.46%) ETL
11 5 (2.46%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (31.03%) SQL
2 44 (21.67%) Java
3 27 (13.30%) C#
4 26 (12.81%) Perl
5 14 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.42%) C++
7 6 (2.96%) Python
8 5 (2.46%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.48%) C
10 2 (0.99%) VBA
11 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (9.36%) ISEB
2 12 (5.91%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.46%) QA
2 3 (1.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (14.78%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.97%) Control-M
3 3 (1.48%) SCCM
4 2 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 38 (18.72%) Sybase
2 26 (12.81%) Calypso
3 23 (11.33%) Bloomberg
4 22 (10.84%) Oracle
5 20 (9.85%) HP
6 7 (3.45%) Tradeweb
7 6 (2.96%) Reuters
8 5 (2.46%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.46%) Adobe
8 5 (2.46%) Sun
8 5 (2.46%) Wall Street Systems
9 4 (1.97%) SunGard
9 4 (1.97%) 29West
10 3 (1.48%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.48%) Charles River
10 3 (1.48%) BMC
10 3 (1.48%) Informatica
10 3 (1.48%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.48%) Cognos
11 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
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Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £240 - £260 per day
Posted: 20 days ago