Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 229 223
Rank change year-on-year -19 -6 +41
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 2 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.028% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.075% 1.06% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 13
City of London median daily rate £625 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £588 £470 £313
90th Percentile £663 £803 £793
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £575
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,684 2,738 2,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.07% 38.40% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,011 2,051 2,172
City of London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 60 47
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.75 £50.50
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +2.86%

Fidessa
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Fidessa as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 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 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Fidessa.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Murex
1 1 (50.00%) Calypso
1 1 (50.00%) Charles River
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Sophis
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliMatch

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 1 (50.00%) IntelliMatch
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Calypso
1 1 (50.00%) Charles River
1 1 (50.00%) Murex
1 1 (50.00%) Sophis