The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Charles River products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Charles River over the 3 months to 23 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Charles River
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 573 581
Rank change year-on-year +30 +8  
Contract jobs citing Charles River 45 47 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.095% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 38
Median daily rate £650 £600 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £498
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £796 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.63% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Charles River 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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18890 22000 22906
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.94% 44.52% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11569 13814 13687
Median daily rate £428 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 730 1047
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Charles River as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Charles River in England

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Charles River in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Charles River in England

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Charles River in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Charles River in England

Charles River
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Charles River in England

Charles River
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Charles River within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 45 £650 +6.12% 7
Charles River
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River 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 England region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 69 (82.14%) Asset Management
2 48 (57.14%) Investment Management
3 37 (44.05%) Front Office
4 31 (36.90%) thinkFolio
5 19 (22.62%) Fixed Income
6 18 (21.43%) Hedge funds
7 17 (20.24%) Bloomberg
7 17 (20.24%) Markit EDM
8 16 (19.05%) Bloomberg AIM
9 14 (16.67%) Derivative
10 13 (15.48%) Data Management
10 13 (15.48%) Fund Management
11 12 (14.29%) Finance
11 12 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (13.10%) MiFID
12 11 (13.10%) SimCorp
12 11 (13.10%) SQL
13 10 (11.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (10.71%) Equities
15 8 (9.52%) Migration
15 8 (9.52%) Data Governance
16 7 (8.33%) SimCorp Dimension
17 6 (7.14%) Sentinel
17 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
18 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
18 5 (5.95%) SAP
18 5 (5.95%) Service Management
18 5 (5.95%) Regression Testing
18 5 (5.95%) LatentZero
18 5 (5.95%) Subversion

Charles River
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (36.90%) thinkFolio
2 17 (20.24%) Markit EDM
3 16 (19.05%) Bloomberg AIM
4 7 (8.33%) SimCorp Dimension
5 6 (7.14%) Sentinel
6 5 (5.95%) LatentZero
7 3 (3.57%) SunGard APT
8 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (1.19%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (1.19%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Subversion
2 3 (3.57%) Bugzilla
2 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.57%) JBehave
2 3 (3.57%) JIRA
2 3 (3.57%) JUnit
2 3 (3.57%) Selenium
2 3 (3.57%) TestNG
2 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (44.05%) Front Office
2 12 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (63.10%) Analyst
2 25 (29.76%) Business Analyst
3 16 (19.05%) Data Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 7 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Charles River Business Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Compliance Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Charles River Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) SailPoint
2 2 (2.38%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.38%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Fixed Income
2 18 (21.43%) Hedge funds
3 14 (16.67%) Derivative
4 10 (11.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (10.71%) Equities
6 5 (5.95%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.38%) iPad
7 2 (2.38%) iPhone
8 1 (1.19%) Pricing Data
8 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
1 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (82.14%) Asset Management
2 48 (57.14%) Investment Management
3 13 (15.48%) Data Management
3 13 (15.48%) Fund Management
4 12 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.52%) Data Governance
5 8 (9.52%) Migration
6 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.95%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (5.95%) Regression Testing
6 5 (5.95%) Service Management
6 5 (5.95%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.76%) Project Management
7 4 (4.76%) Validation
8 3 (3.57%) Change Management
8 3 (3.57%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (3.57%) Kanban
8 3 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.10%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.38%) C#
3 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) MiFID
2 5 (5.95%) QA
3 3 (3.57%) SLA
4 1 (1.19%) AIFMD
4 1 (1.19%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Bloomberg
2 11 (13.10%) SimCorp
3 5 (5.95%) SAP
4 3 (3.57%) Citrix
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.57%) SunGard
4 3 (3.57%) Varonis
5 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
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