The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for EMIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMIR over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 161 179
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18  
Contract jobs citing EMIR 21 4 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.64% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.31% 1.03% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 29
Median daily rate £475 £575 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% -8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £498 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £618 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EMIR is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 487 389 652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.91% 11.50% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 311 499
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £85.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.45% +256.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £85.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £85.50 £63.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing EMIR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in the City of London

EMIR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EMIR in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for EMIR in the City of London

EMIR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMIR in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMIR in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EMIR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for EMIR.

1 22 (59.46%) MiFID
2 21 (56.76%) Banking
3 17 (45.95%) Investment Banking
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) Finance
6 12 (32.43%) JIRA
7 11 (29.73%) Derivative
8 10 (27.03%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
9 9 (24.32%) Oracle
10 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
11 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
11 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (16.22%) Fixed Income
12 6 (16.22%) Change Management
12 6 (16.22%) Front Office
12 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
12 6 (16.22%) Toad
13 5 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (13.51%) FpML
13 5 (13.51%) XML
13 5 (13.51%) Equities
13 5 (13.51%) Back Office
13 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
14 4 (10.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
14 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
15 3 (8.11%) .NET

EMIR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (2.70%) LatentZero
2 1 (2.70%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) MS Access
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) JIRA
2 6 (16.22%) Toad
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.41%) JUnit
5 2 (5.41%) Maven
5 2 (5.41%) Mockito
5 2 (5.41%) Subversion
5 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (56.76%) Banking
2 17 (45.95%) Investment Banking
3 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 6 (16.22%) Front Office
5 5 (13.51%) Back Office
6 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Business Analyst
2 17 (45.95%) Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Developer
4 7 (18.92%) MiFID Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
6 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Asset Management Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Report Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) FpML
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) HTML5
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) React
3 2 (5.41%) RxJS
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Derivative
2 6 (16.22%) Fixed Income
3 5 (13.51%) Equities
3 5 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.41%) Fintech
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.70%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (2.70%) PMI
5 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
3 6 (16.22%) Change Management
4 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
7 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) User Stories
7 2 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby
5 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.41%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (59.46%) MiFID
2 10 (27.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (5.41%) CRD IV
3 2 (5.41%) FATCA
4 1 (2.70%) Basel II
4 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) SunGard
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Charles River
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