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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Murex
Rank 560 506 429
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -77
Contract jobs citing Murex 37 87 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.36% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 75
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£550 £625 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £750 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £512 £613 £450
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +36.11%
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
24719 24319 22176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.89% 44.88% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14380 13814 11818
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1117 1081 1194
Average hourly rate £18.46 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 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 9 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 28 May 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 -57 37 £550 -12.00% 14
London -23 32 £608 -2.72% 13
City of London -7 6 £554 -13.09% 5
South West +14 4 £525 +2.94%
Swindon +12 3 £575 +12.74%
Wiltshire +4 3 £575 +12.74%
South East -17 1 £500 -33.40%
Surrey - 1 £500 -
Staines - 1 £500 -

Murex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 49 (39.84%) Finance
2 43 (34.96%) Front Office
3 36 (29.27%) Banking
3 36 (29.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (26.02%) SQL
5 31 (25.20%) Derivative
6 25 (20.33%) Fixed Income
7 23 (18.70%) UNIX
8 21 (17.07%) Back Office
8 21 (17.07%) Sybase
9 19 (15.45%) Investment Banking
10 16 (13.01%) C#
10 16 (13.01%) Java
11 14 (11.38%) Calypso
11 14 (11.38%) Business Analysis
11 14 (11.38%) Credit Risk
11 14 (11.38%) Market Risk
11 14 (11.38%) Murex MxML
12 13 (10.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 13 (10.57%) FpML
13 11 (8.94%) Workflow
14 10 (8.13%) Data Mart
14 10 (8.13%) Credit Derivative
15 9 (7.32%) JIRA
15 9 (7.32%) Tradeweb
15 9 (7.32%) Risk Management
15 9 (7.32%) Migration
15 9 (7.32%) Equities
15 9 (7.32%) Oracle
16 8 (6.50%) Perl

Murex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.63%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Front Arena
2 6 (4.88%) Murex MxG2000
2 6 (4.88%) Summit
3 4 (3.25%) thinkFolio
4 3 (2.44%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (1.63%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.81%) PORTIA
6 1 (0.81%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.81%) Algo Collateral
6 1 (0.81%) 3000 Xtra
6 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.81%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.81%) Investran
6 1 (0.81%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) Data Mart
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) DataStage
4 1 (0.81%) MS Access
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 49 (39.84%) Finance
2 43 (34.96%) Front Office
3 36 (29.27%) Banking
4 21 (17.07%) Back Office
5 19 (15.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (48.78%) Analyst
2 31 (25.20%) Developer
3 25 (20.33%) Business Analyst
4 22 (17.89%) Murex Analyst
5 16 (13.01%) Support Analyst
6 14 (11.38%) Applications Support
6 14 (11.38%) Murex Developer
7 12 (9.76%) Test Analyst
8 11 (8.94%) Murex Support
9 10 (8.13%) Murex Support Analyst
10 9 (7.32%) Murex Consultant
10 9 (7.32%) Consultant
11 7 (5.69%) Murex Business Analyst
11 7 (5.69%) Project Manager
12 6 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
14 4 (3.25%) Systems Administrator
14 4 (3.25%) C# Developer
14 4 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
14 4 (3.25%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) Murex MxML
2 13 (10.57%) FpML
3 7 (5.69%) XML
4 6 (4.88%) WPF
5 5 (4.07%) .NET
6 3 (2.44%) FIXML
6 3 (2.44%) HTML
6 3 (2.44%) XSLT
7 2 (1.63%) JDBC
7 2 (1.63%) Rendezvous
7 2 (1.63%) Middleware
7 2 (1.63%) Ultra Messaging
7 2 (1.63%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.63%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.81%) WCF
8 1 (0.81%) Java EE
8 1 (0.81%) Castor
8 1 (0.81%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 31 (25.20%) Derivative
3 25 (20.33%) Fixed Income
4 14 (11.38%) Credit Risk
4 14 (11.38%) Market Risk
5 13 (10.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 10 (8.13%) Credit Derivative
7 9 (7.32%) Equities
8 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (4.07%) Swaptions
9 5 (4.07%) Hedge funds
10 4 (3.25%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (2.44%) SWIFT
11 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.70%) UNIX
2 7 (5.69%) Solaris
3 5 (4.07%) Windows
4 4 (3.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.38%) Business Analysis
2 11 (8.94%) Workflow
3 9 (7.32%) Risk Management
3 9 (7.32%) Migration
4 8 (6.50%) Project Management
4 8 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (4.88%) Release Management
6 5 (4.07%) Low Latency
6 5 (4.07%) Analytics
6 5 (4.07%) Stress Testing
6 5 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.25%) Regression Testing
7 4 (3.25%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (2.44%) SDLC
8 3 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.44%) Multithreading
9 2 (1.63%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.63%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (1.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.02%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) C#
2 16 (13.01%) Java
3 8 (6.50%) Perl
3 8 (6.50%) Python
4 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.07%) C
5 5 (4.07%) C++
6 3 (2.44%) VBA
7 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.63%) R
8 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.07%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) ISEB
2 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (17.07%) Sybase
2 14 (11.38%) Calypso
3 9 (7.32%) Tradeweb
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle
4 8 (6.50%) Bloomberg
5 5 (4.07%) Sophis
5 5 (4.07%) SunGard
5 5 (4.07%) HP
6 3 (2.44%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.63%) Charles River
7 2 (1.63%) OpenLink
7 2 (1.63%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.63%) SimCorp
7 2 (1.63%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.81%) BI-SAM
8 1 (0.81%) Yardi
8 1 (0.81%) Reuters
8 1 (0.81%) Informatica
8 1 (0.81%) Remedy
London
JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago