Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Charles River
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 749 671 777
Rank change year-on-year -78 +106 +12
Contract jobs citing Charles River 107 160 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 109 83
England median daily rate £650 £575 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% -
10th Percentile £513 £363 £458
90th Percentile £788 £725 £935
UK median daily rate £625 £550 £600
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,573 39,434 44,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.00% 43.13% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,783 24,550 27,421
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £630 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,485 1,273 1,556
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £45.90 £44.25
UK median hourly rate £17.42 £17.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -0.47% +2.28% -2.23%

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Charles River as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -56 106 £650 +13.04% 6
South East -8 1 £800 +36.17%
Charles River
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Charles River 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 England region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 64 (59.81%) Asset Management
2 56 (52.34%) Front Office
3 52 (48.60%) SQL
4 45 (42.06%) Investment Management
5 43 (40.19%) Fixed Income
6 33 (30.84%) thinkFolio
7 31 (28.97%) Finance
7 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (27.10%) Derivative
9 27 (25.23%) Equities
10 25 (23.36%) C#
10 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
11 24 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (21.50%) .NET
12 23 (21.50%) Business Analysis
13 19 (17.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (16.82%) Hedge funds
15 15 (14.02%) Jenkins
16 14 (13.08%) DevOps
16 14 (13.08%) Bloomberg
17 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
17 13 (12.15%) Portfolio Management
17 13 (12.15%) Markit EDM
18 12 (11.21%) WPF
18 12 (11.21%) TeamCity
18 12 (11.21%) Workflow
19 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
19 11 (10.28%) Test Automation
19 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
19 11 (10.28%) Multithreading

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 3 (2.80%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (30.84%) thinkFolio
2 13 (12.15%) Markit EDM
3 11 (10.28%) Bloomberg AIM
4 8 (7.48%) LatentZero
5 6 (5.61%) Eagle PACE
6 5 (4.67%) Front Arena
7 2 (1.87%) Eikon
7 2 (1.87%) Minerva
8 1 (0.93%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.93%) SunGard APT
8 1 (0.93%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.80%) npm
3 2 (1.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) PuTTY
1 3 (2.80%) Skype
1 3 (2.80%) VPN
1 3 (2.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.21%) TeamCity
3 10 (9.35%) MSBuild
4 8 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.80%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.87%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.87%) Selenium
9 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.93%) NUnit
General
1 56 (52.34%) Front Office
2 31 (28.97%) Finance
3 10 (9.35%) Banking
4 5 (4.67%) Back Office
4 5 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (49.53%) Analyst
2 41 (38.32%) Business Analyst
3 29 (27.10%) Developer
4 23 (21.50%) Charles River Analyst
5 20 (18.69%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 17 (15.89%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.41%) C# WCF Developer
7 9 (8.41%) C# WPF Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (8.41%) SQL Developer
7 9 (8.41%) WCF Developer
7 9 (8.41%) WPF Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Asset Management Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.61%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.50%) .NET
2 12 (11.21%) WPF
3 11 (10.28%) WCF
4 7 (6.54%) AngularJS
4 7 (6.54%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (5.61%) Node.js
5 6 (5.61%) Web Services
6 5 (4.67%) HTML
7 4 (3.74%) CSS
7 4 (3.74%) HTML5
7 4 (3.74%) React
8 3 (2.80%) Spring
8 3 (2.80%) XML
9 2 (1.87%) LINQ
9 2 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.87%) Rendezvous
9 2 (1.87%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.87%) WinForms
9 2 (1.87%) XSLT
10 1 (0.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.19%) Fixed Income
2 29 (27.10%) Derivative
3 27 (25.23%) Equities
4 19 (17.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (16.82%) Hedge funds
6 8 (7.48%) Exotic Derivative
7 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (5.61%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (59.81%) Asset Management
2 45 (42.06%) Investment Management
3 31 (28.97%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (21.50%) Business Analysis
6 14 (13.08%) DevOps
7 13 (12.15%) Portfolio Management
7 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.21%) Workflow
9 11 (10.28%) Fund Management
9 11 (10.28%) Multithreading
9 11 (10.28%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.41%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (8.41%) MVVM
10 9 (8.41%) SOLID
11 8 (7.48%) Continuous Deployment
12 7 (6.54%) Project Management
12 7 (6.54%) TDD
13 6 (5.61%) Microservices
14 5 (4.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 52 (48.60%) SQL
2 25 (23.36%) C#
3 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.61%) Java
6 5 (4.67%) VBA
7 4 (3.74%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.80%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.93%) CFA
1 1 (0.93%) Degree
1 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) PMO
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) BitLocker
1 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) AirWatch
1 3 (2.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (13.08%) Bloomberg
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.48%) SimCorp
4 7 (6.54%) Calypso
5 6 (5.61%) FXall
6 5 (4.67%) Oracle
7 3 (2.80%) Avaya
7 3 (2.80%) Cisco
7 3 (2.80%) Dell
7 3 (2.80%) HP
7 3 (2.80%) IBM
7 3 (2.80%) iManage
7 3 (2.80%) Polycom
7 3 (2.80%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.80%) VMware
8 2 (1.87%) FactSet
8 2 (1.87%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.87%) Reuters
8 2 (1.87%) TIBCO