The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Loan IQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Loan IQ over the 3 months to 30 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.

Misys Loan IQ
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 160 192
Rank change year-on-year +17 +32  
Contract jobs citing Loan IQ 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.088% 0.078%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.79% 1.27% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £575 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.08% +8.49%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Loan IQ is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 211 236 436
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 6.80% 6.93% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 171 316
Median daily rate £425 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.26% -2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +52.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Loan IQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Loan IQ in the City of London

Loan IQ
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 Loan IQ in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Loan IQ in the City of London

Loan IQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Loan IQ in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Loan IQ in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Loan IQ 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 Loan IQ.

1 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 8 (80.00%) FLEXCUBE
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Wholesale Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Loan IQ
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 8 (80.00%) FLEXCUBE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 8 (80.00%) Wholesale Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Banking Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JPA
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA