The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Murex
Rank 517 478 416
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -62
Contract jobs citing Murex 71 85 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.35% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 128
Average daily rate
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£570 £525 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £700 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate £675 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+63.63% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £90.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +300.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25024 24051 26881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.04% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13872 13054 13605
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1195 1394
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%

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 30 July 2014.

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 5 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 30 July 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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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 -45 66 £550 +4.76% 11
London -1 59 £550 +4.76% 11
City of London +8 18 £625 +19.04% 4
County Londonderry - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 82 (47.95%) Finance
2 60 (35.09%) Banking
3 52 (30.41%) SQL
4 50 (29.24%) Front Office
5 45 (26.32%) Java
6 43 (25.15%) Derivative
7 42 (24.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 41 (23.98%) Investment Banking
9 38 (22.22%) UNIX
10 29 (16.96%) Data Mart
10 29 (16.96%) Murex MxML
11 28 (16.37%) Sybase
12 23 (13.45%) Oracle
13 22 (12.87%) Windows
13 22 (12.87%) Back Office
14 21 (12.28%) Risk Management
15 20 (11.70%) Bloomberg
16 19 (11.11%) Workflow
16 19 (11.11%) SQL Server
17 18 (10.53%) XML
17 18 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (10.53%) Relational Database
18 17 (9.94%) Summit
18 17 (9.94%) XSLT
18 17 (9.94%) Calypso
19 15 (8.77%) Linux
19 15 (8.77%) Brady
19 15 (8.77%) Windows 7
20 14 (8.19%) EMIR
20 14 (8.19%) C#

Murex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (5.85%) Lync
1 10 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.58%) Confluence
3 1 (0.58%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (2.92%) MS Project
2 4 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (9.94%) Summit
2 13 (7.60%) Endur
3 11 (6.43%) ZaiNet
3 11 (6.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (6.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (6.43%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (6.43%) Aligne
3 11 (6.43%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 10 (5.85%) Murex MxG2000
5 3 (1.75%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.58%) Global One
6 1 (0.58%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.58%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.85%) DHCP
1 10 (5.85%) DNS
2 2 (1.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.96%) Data Mart
2 19 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 18 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.43%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.51%) Sybase ASE
6 6 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.51%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.75%) MySQL
9 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.58%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.34%) JUnit
3 3 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.75%) jMock
3 3 (1.75%) Subversion
4 2 (1.17%) Maven
4 2 (1.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.58%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.58%) Toad
5 1 (0.58%) JMeter
5 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.58%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.58%) Selenium
5 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 82 (47.95%) Finance
2 60 (35.09%) Banking
3 50 (29.24%) Front Office
4 41 (23.98%) Investment Banking
5 22 (12.87%) Back Office
6 7 (4.09%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.51%) Advertising
8 5 (2.92%) Publishing
9 3 (1.75%) Legal
9 3 (1.75%) German Language
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
Job Titles
1 54 (31.58%) Developer
2 48 (28.07%) Analyst
3 32 (18.71%) Murex Developer
4 31 (18.13%) Business Analyst
5 18 (10.53%) Murex Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.60%) Murex Support
7 12 (7.02%) Murex Business Analyst
8 11 (6.43%) Consultant
9 10 (5.85%) Murex Consultant
9 10 (5.85%) DBA
9 10 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (5.85%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.09%) Murex Specialist
11 6 (3.51%) Murex Support Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Support Analyst
12 5 (2.92%) Programme Manager
12 5 (2.92%) Senior Technical Specialist
12 5 (2.92%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.96%) Murex MxML
2 18 (10.53%) XML
3 17 (9.94%) XSLT
4 13 (7.60%) JMS
4 13 (7.60%) Murex Flex
5 11 (6.43%) Spring
6 10 (5.85%) Java EE
7 9 (5.26%) Middleware
8 8 (4.68%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.09%) JTS
9 7 (4.09%) FpML
9 7 (4.09%) JTA
10 5 (2.92%) Web Services
11 3 (1.75%) Spring Integration
11 3 (1.75%) REST
11 3 (1.75%) XSL
11 3 (1.75%) FIXML
11 3 (1.75%) Java SE
12 2 (1.17%) JNI
12 2 (1.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.15%) Derivative
2 42 (24.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (7.02%) Fixed Income
4 10 (5.85%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (4.68%) Credit Risk
5 8 (4.68%) Market Risk
6 7 (4.09%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.51%) Credit Derivative
7 6 (3.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.17%) Energy Derivatives
10 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.58%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.58%) Open Source
10 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.58%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.22%) UNIX
2 22 (12.87%) Windows
3 15 (8.77%) Linux
3 15 (8.77%) Windows 7
4 12 (7.02%) Solaris
5 10 (5.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.28%) Risk Management
2 19 (11.11%) Workflow
3 18 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.60%) ETRM
5 12 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (7.02%) Business Analysis
5 12 (7.02%) Project Management
5 12 (7.02%) Migration
5 12 (7.02%) UML
6 11 (6.43%) PRINCE2
6 11 (6.43%) ERP
7 9 (5.26%) TDD
8 8 (4.68%) OO
8 8 (4.68%) BDD
9 6 (3.51%) Analytics
10 5 (2.92%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.92%) Project Planning
10 5 (2.92%) Release Management
10 5 (2.92%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (2.92%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (30.41%) SQL
2 45 (26.32%) Java
3 14 (8.19%) C#
4 10 (5.85%) Perl
5 9 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.68%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.68%) VBA
7 2 (1.17%) VBScript
7 2 (1.17%) VB
7 2 (1.17%) C++
7 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.17%) Python
8 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.58%) XPath
8 1 (0.58%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 5 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.75%) Degree
3 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.17%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) PMP
4 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) EMIR
2 11 (6.43%) MiFID
3 3 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.75%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (5.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 10 (5.85%) SCCM
2 6 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.58%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (16.37%) Sybase
2 23 (13.45%) Oracle
3 20 (11.70%) Bloomberg
4 17 (9.94%) Calypso
5 15 (8.77%) Brady
6 13 (7.60%) OpenLink
7 11 (6.43%) SAP
7 11 (6.43%) Triple Point
8 10 (5.85%) MarketAxess
8 10 (5.85%) AppSense
8 10 (5.85%) ION Trading
8 10 (5.85%) eSpeed
8 10 (5.85%) Symantec
8 10 (5.85%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (5.26%) Fidessa
9 9 (5.26%) Sophis
10 8 (4.68%) JBoss
11 7 (4.09%) Reuters
12 6 (3.51%) Altiris
12 6 (3.51%) Sun
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £435 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £565.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago