Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Murex products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Murex over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Murex S.A.S..

Murex
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 196 236
Rank change year-on-year -29 +40 +12
Contract jobs citing Murex 32 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.72% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.67% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 22
City of London median daily rate £606 £650 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.73% +20.93% -2.71%
10th Percentile £407 £489 £350
90th Percentile £780 £800 £688
Central London median daily rate £606 £650 £538
% change year-on-year -6.73% +20.93% -2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Murex 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 2738 2869 3785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.25% 42.84% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 2144 2834
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 71
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £25.85
Central London median hourly rate £18.35 £18.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.54% +5.43% -2.04%

Murex
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Murex in the City of London

Murex
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 Murex in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Murex in the City of London

Murex
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Murex in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Murex in the City of London

Murex
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 Murex in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Murex in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Murex 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 Murex.

1 20 (62.50%) Front Office
2 18 (56.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (50.00%) Banking
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 10 (31.25%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) Derivative
7 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle
7 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
8 5 (15.63%) ION Trading
8 5 (15.63%) Equities
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) C#
8 5 (15.63%) Sybase
8 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
9 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.50%) Greeks
9 4 (12.50%) Murex MxML
9 4 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) Reuters
9 4 (12.50%) Bloomberg
9 4 (12.50%) Back Office
9 4 (12.50%) XSLT
9 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.50%) Linux
9 4 (12.50%) MiFID
10 3 (9.38%) Market Risk
10 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Data Mart
10 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis

Murex
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) ION MarketView
1 2 (6.25%) Kondor
1 2 (6.25%) Summit
2 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (3.13%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.13%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) Data Mart
2 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) JBehave
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (62.50%) Front Office
2 16 (50.00%) Banking
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 7 (21.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.50%) Back Office
6 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
6 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Murex Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Murex Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Murex Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (6.25%) FX Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Murex Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Market Risk Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Murex MxML
1 4 (12.50%) XSLT
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.25%) Caliburn.Micro
3 2 (6.25%) WCF
3 2 (6.25%) WinForms
3 2 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (3.13%) FpML
4 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.13%) Murex Flex
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (28.13%) Derivative
3 7 (21.88%) Fixed Income
4 5 (15.63%) Equities
5 3 (9.38%) Market Risk
6 2 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
6 2 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) Exotic Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.13%) CMDB
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
7 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) Greeks
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
3 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) BDD
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.25%) MVVM
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) SOA
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) Test Management
4 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) MiFID
2 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.13%) EMIR
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) ION Trading
2 5 (15.63%) Sybase
3 4 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Reuters
4 2 (6.25%) Calypso
4 2 (6.25%) DevExpress
4 2 (6.25%) Fidessa
5 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.13%) GoldenSource
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Serena
5 1 (3.13%) Wallstreet Suite