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 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.

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

Fidessa
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 160 203
Rank change year-on-year +8 +43  
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 14 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.43% 0.15% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.37% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £493 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £498 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 -
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
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 1238 1367 2468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.91% 40.41% 42.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 1052 1838
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 67
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fidessa in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fidessa in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 14 (63.64%) Front Office
2 10 (45.45%) Asset Management
3 8 (36.36%) Equities
3 8 (36.36%) MiFID
4 7 (31.82%) thinkFolio
5 5 (22.73%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Algorithmic Trading
5 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
5 5 (22.73%) Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Back Office
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Fixed Income
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
7 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.64%) ION Trading
8 2 (9.09%) Minerva
8 2 (9.09%) QA
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) SimCorp
8 2 (9.09%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (9.09%) Java
8 2 (9.09%) Murex

Fidessa
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:

Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) thinkFolio
2 2 (9.09%) Minerva
2 2 (9.09%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (4.55%) ION MarketView
3 1 (4.55%) LatentZero
3 1 (4.55%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (63.64%) Front Office
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Back Office
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modeller
4 2 (9.09%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 2 (9.09%) FIX Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) FIX Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Functional Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Fidessa Support
5 1 (4.55%) Fidessa Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Equities
2 4 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Asset Management
2 5 (22.73%) Algorithmic Trading
2 5 (22.73%) Electronic Trading
2 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) High-Frequency Trading
6 1 (4.55%) Proprietary Trading
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) MiFID
2 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
3 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) ION Trading
2 2 (9.09%) Murex
2 2 (9.09%) SimCorp
3 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.55%) Calypso
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