The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Wall Street Systems 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 Wall Street Systems 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 Wall Street Systems.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wall Street Systems
Rank 621 602 581
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Contract jobs citing Wall Street Systems 5 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.019% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.042% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Average daily rate - £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
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%

Wall Street Systems
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wall Street Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wall Street Systems
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wall Street Systems Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wall Street Systems
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wall Street Systems Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wall Street Systems
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wall Street Systems 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 -8 5 - - 4
South East +20 4 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +15 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - - 2
Bracknell - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Wall Street Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Wall Street Systems 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 Wall Street Systems.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Murex
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (33.33%) StatPro
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Calypso
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) QlikView
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
4 3 (25.00%) Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) Tableau
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
5 2 (16.67%) Fintech
5 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Legal

Wall Street Systems
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Wall Street Systems 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 Wall Street Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Private Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Murex Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Murex Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Derivative
3 2 (16.67%) Fintech
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (8.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Murex
2 4 (33.33%) StatPro
3 3 (25.00%) Calypso
3 3 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle