The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fidessa over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Fidessa Group plc.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fidessa
London / City of London
Rank 145 146 179
Rank change year-on-year +1 +33  
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 8 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.91% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 9
Median daily rate £550 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.66% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £275 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £100 -
% change year-on-year +335.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fidessa is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1201 1324 2135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.61% 40.19% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 997 1543
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% -4.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Fidessa
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Fidessa as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Fidessa in the City of London

Fidessa
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 Fidessa in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fidessa in the City of London

Fidessa
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fidessa in the City of London

Fidessa
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fidessa in the City of London

Fidessa
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 16 (66.67%) Front Office
2 13 (54.17%) Equities
3 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) Fixed Income
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) Banking
6 9 (37.50%) Investment Management
7 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
8 7 (29.17%) Minerva
8 7 (29.17%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) Bloomberg
9 5 (20.83%) XML
9 5 (20.83%) SimCorp
9 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (20.83%) MiFID
9 5 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (16.67%) thinkFolio
10 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.67%) SimCorp Dimension
10 4 (16.67%) Sentinel
10 4 (16.67%) FpML
11 3 (12.50%) Java
11 3 (12.50%) Windows
11 3 (12.50%) Linux
11 3 (12.50%) Fund Management
11 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 3 (12.50%) Degree
11 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives

Fidessa
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Minerva
2 4 (16.67%) Sentinel
2 4 (16.67%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (16.67%) thinkFolio
3 2 (8.33%) Global One
3 2 (8.33%) Tesseract
4 1 (4.17%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (66.67%) Front Office
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Banking
4 8 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Business Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Fidessa Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Fidessa Support
4 3 (12.50%) Fidessa Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Fidessa Developer
5 2 (8.33%) FIX Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Equities
2 10 (41.67%) Fixed Income
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (8.33%) Derivative
4 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (4.17%) Fintech
5 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (37.50%) Investment Management
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Fund Management
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Collateral Management
7 2 (8.33%) Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Information Security
8 1 (4.17%) Line Management
8 1 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) SDLC
8 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) Tcl
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) MiFID
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Bloomberg
1 5 (20.83%) SimCorp
2 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Calypso
3 1 (4.17%) Charles River
3 1 (4.17%) Murex
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