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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Murex
Rank 476 520 509
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -11
Contract jobs citing Murex 150 92 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.39% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 64 53
Average daily rate £556 £525 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £332 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £700 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £534 £583
% change year-on-year
-22.71% -8.36%
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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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 13 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +49 143 £575 +9.52% 22
London +56 139 £575 +9.52% 21
City of London +47 32 £675 +80.00% 11
South East - 3 £700 -
Glasgow - 2 £700 -
Scotland - 2 £700 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
South West +5 1 £425 +1.79% 1
Swindon -2 1 £425 +1.79% 1
Wiltshire -4 1 £425 +1.79% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £675 -
Berkshire - 1 £700 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 156 (57.35%) Banking
2 117 (43.01%) Finance
3 111 (40.81%) Investment Banking
4 109 (40.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 86 (31.62%) Derivative
6 84 (30.88%) Front Office
7 81 (29.78%) Calypso
8 52 (19.12%) Risk Management
9 46 (16.91%) Fixed Income
10 44 (16.18%) SQL
10 44 (16.18%) Summit
10 44 (16.18%) Market Risk
11 38 (13.97%) Migration
12 35 (12.87%) Back Office
13 27 (9.93%) JIRA
13 27 (9.93%) Credit Risk
14 26 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (9.19%) Data Mart
16 24 (8.82%) EMIR
16 24 (8.82%) MiFID
17 23 (8.46%) Translating Business Requirements
18 22 (8.09%) HP Quality Center
19 21 (7.72%) QA
19 21 (7.72%) Murex MxML
20 20 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
21 19 (6.99%) Java
21 19 (6.99%) Unix
21 19 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
22 18 (6.62%) AIFMD
22 18 (6.62%) Hedge funds

Murex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (0.74%) IIS
1 2 (0.74%) JBoss
2 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.74%) MS Project
1 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
2 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 44 (16.18%) Summit
2 5 (1.84%) Loan IQ
3 4 (1.47%) Front Arena
3 4 (1.47%) ION MarketView
4 3 (1.10%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (1.10%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (0.74%) Global One
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.19%) Data Mart
2 11 (4.04%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.10%) MySQL
4 3 (1.10%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.37%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 27 (9.93%) JIRA
2 3 (1.10%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.10%) Subversion
3 2 (0.74%) jMock
3 2 (0.74%) JUnit
3 2 (0.74%) Selenium
4 1 (0.37%) Bower
4 1 (0.37%) Maven
4 1 (0.37%) Yeoman
General
1 156 (57.35%) Banking
2 117 (43.01%) Finance
3 111 (40.81%) Investment Banking
4 84 (30.88%) Front Office
5 35 (12.87%) Back Office
6 6 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.84%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.10%) Retail
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (52.57%) Analyst
2 89 (32.72%) Business Analyst
3 75 (27.57%) Murex Analyst
4 44 (16.18%) Murex Business Analyst
5 40 (14.71%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 38 (13.97%) Project Manager
7 34 (12.50%) Developer
8 33 (12.13%) Banking Analyst
8 33 (12.13%) Test Analyst
9 27 (9.93%) Murex Developer
9 27 (9.93%) Senior Analyst
10 25 (9.19%) Front Office Business Analyst
10 25 (9.19%) FX Business Analyst
11 24 (8.82%) Consultant
11 24 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
12 22 (8.09%) Report Analyst
13 20 (7.35%) Murex Consultant
13 20 (7.35%) Murex Project Manager
14 18 (6.62%) Investment Banking Project Manager
15 17 (6.25%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.72%) Murex MxML
2 18 (6.62%) XML
3 10 (3.68%) FpML
4 9 (3.31%) FIXML
5 7 (2.57%) JMS
6 3 (1.10%) Middleware
6 3 (1.10%) Spring
6 3 (1.10%) Web Services
6 3 (1.10%) XSL
7 2 (0.74%) .NET
7 2 (0.74%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.74%) Java EE
7 2 (0.74%) JTA
7 2 (0.74%) JTS
7 2 (0.74%) Murex Flex
7 2 (0.74%) REST
8 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.37%) HTML
8 1 (0.37%) HTML5
8 1 (0.37%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 109 (40.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 86 (31.62%) Derivative
3 46 (16.91%) Fixed Income
4 44 (16.18%) Market Risk
5 27 (9.93%) Credit Risk
6 19 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (6.62%) Hedge funds
8 15 (5.51%) Credit Derivative
9 14 (5.15%) Equities
10 13 (4.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 4 (1.47%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.74%) DTCC
13 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.74%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (0.74%) Fintech
13 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.74%) Wiki
14 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.37%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Unix
2 14 (5.15%) Windows
3 5 (1.84%) Linux
4 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.12%) Risk Management
2 38 (13.97%) Migration
3 26 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (8.46%) Translating Business Requirements
5 20 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (6.62%) Algorithmic Trading
7 16 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 16 (5.88%) Project Management
8 14 (5.15%) Regression Testing
9 13 (4.78%) Use Case
10 12 (4.41%) Release Management
10 12 (4.41%) SDLC
11 9 (3.31%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.31%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (3.31%) Validation
12 8 (2.94%) Change Management
12 8 (2.94%) ITIL
13 7 (2.57%) Electronic Trading
14 6 (2.21%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.18%) SQL
2 19 (6.99%) Java
3 13 (4.78%) Perl
4 10 (3.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.10%) C#
5 3 (1.10%) C++
5 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.10%) VB
6 2 (0.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.37%) C
7 1 (0.37%) Korn
7 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.51%) Degree
2 8 (2.94%) ISEB
3 5 (1.84%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.82%) EMIR
1 24 (8.82%) MiFID
2 21 (7.72%) QA
3 18 (6.62%) AIFMD
4 6 (2.21%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (1.47%) SLA
6 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.37%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 22 (8.09%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.84%) Control-M
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 81 (29.78%) Calypso
2 13 (4.78%) ION Trading
2 13 (4.78%) Sybase
3 11 (4.04%) HP
3 11 (4.04%) Sophis
4 9 (3.31%) Bloomberg
5 6 (2.21%) Oracle
6 5 (1.84%) Remedy
6 5 (1.84%) SunGard
6 5 (1.84%) Wall Street Systems
7 4 (1.47%) Algorithmics
8 2 (0.74%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.74%) GoldenSource
8 2 (0.74%) IBM
8 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.74%) Reuters
8 2 (0.74%) Tradeweb
9 1 (0.37%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft
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Networking People
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London
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Posted: 5 days ago
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London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
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Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago