Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 219 234
Rank change year-on-year -25 +15 +55
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 15 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 1.00% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 12
City of London median daily rate £675 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £425 £401 £295
90th Percentile £713 £750 £625
Central London median daily rate £675 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +22.73% - +4.76%
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 2,729 2,499 2,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.46% 38.70% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,022 1,821 2,127
City of London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £269 £270 £280
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 41 35
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.80% -10.97% +6.35%
10th Percentile £11.99 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £26.00 £30.00 £31.35
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.46 £19.00
% change year-on-year +21.53% -13.38% +6.01%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fidessa in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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 14 (93.33%) Equities
2 9 (60.00%) Front Office
2 9 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (33.33%) HTML5
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Legal
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (13.33%) Client Onboarding
9 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
9 1 (6.67%) FIX Connectivity
9 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line

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 (6.67%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (6.67%) Minerva
1 1 (6.67%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (60.00%) Front Office
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Legal
6 1 (6.67%) French Language
6 1 (6.67%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Fidessa Support
2 5 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Fidessa Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Fidessa Support Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Support Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading Support
5 2 (13.33%) Fidessa Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Fidessa Support Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) FIX Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Support Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Fidessa Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Fidessa Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Fidessa Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) FIX Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Front Office Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Equities
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Client Onboarding
2 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
1 1 (6.67%) Calypso
1 1 (6.67%) Murex
1 1 (6.67%) SimCorp
1 1 (6.67%) Sophis
1 1 (6.67%) Tableau