The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RIMES 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 RIMES over the 3 months to 27 January 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 the RIMES Technologies Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIMES
Rank 575 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIMES 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 - -
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
23272 22265 21520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 45.72% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13609 12381 11250
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1020 983 1335
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

RIMES
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RIMES Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RIMES
Daily Rate Trend

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

RIMES Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RIMES
Hourly Rate Trend

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

RIMES Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RIMES
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RIMES 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 RIMES.

1 6 (100.00%) Markit EDM
2 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 5 (83.33%) Bloomberg
3 4 (66.67%) Charles River
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Front Office
4 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Derivative
4 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Kindle
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

RIMES
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RIMES 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 RIMES. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Bloomberg
2 4 (66.67%) Charles River