Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 778 692 776
Rank change year-on-year -86 +84 +22
Contract jobs citing Charles River 94 170 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.18% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 118 81
England median daily rate £600 £569 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.49% -5.21% -4.00%
10th Percentile £338 £316 £475
90th Percentile £788 £725 £850
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £600
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -
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 40,745 40,433 43,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.26% 42.54% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,666 25,502 26,647
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £240 £245
90th Percentile £634 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £420
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,487 1,315 1,554
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.09 £45.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 94 £600 +7.87% 19
Charles River
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 58 (61.70%) Asset Management
2 52 (55.32%) Front Office
3 47 (50.00%) SQL
4 40 (42.55%) Fixed Income
5 34 (36.17%) Investment Management
6 29 (30.85%) thinkFolio
7 23 (24.47%) Equities
7 23 (24.47%) Finance
8 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 20 (21.28%) Derivative
10 18 (19.15%) Bloomberg
11 16 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
13 13 (13.83%) C#
13 13 (13.83%) Bloomberg AIM
14 12 (12.77%) .NET
14 12 (12.77%) Windows
14 12 (12.77%) Banking
14 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
14 12 (12.77%) Hedge funds
15 11 (11.70%) DevOps
16 10 (10.64%) Portfolio Management
16 10 (10.64%) AirWatch
16 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
16 10 (10.64%) Test Automation
16 10 (10.64%) SCCM
16 10 (10.64%) Cisco
16 10 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Excel

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 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (3.19%) IBM Domino
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (30.85%) thinkFolio
2 13 (13.83%) Bloomberg AIM
3 9 (9.57%) LatentZero
4 8 (8.51%) Markit EDM
5 3 (3.19%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (2.13%) Eikon
7 1 (1.06%) Front Arena
7 1 (1.06%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (1.06%) LongView
7 1 (1.06%) Minerva
7 1 (1.06%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) npm
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.06%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) PuTTY
1 7 (7.45%) Skype
1 7 (7.45%) VPN
1 7 (7.45%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 3 (3.19%) Intranet
2 3 (3.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MSBuild
1 8 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (8.51%) TeamCity
2 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.19%) JUnit
4 3 (3.19%) Maven
5 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.13%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.06%) JIRA
6 1 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.06%) Selenium
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 52 (55.32%) Front Office
2 23 (24.47%) Finance
3 12 (12.77%) Banking
4 8 (8.51%) Billing
5 6 (6.38%) Back Office
6 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (50.00%) Analyst
2 31 (32.98%) Business Analyst
3 18 (19.15%) Developer
4 17 (18.09%) Charles River Analyst
5 14 (14.89%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) IT Support
8 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.38%) C# WCF Developer
9 6 (6.38%) C# WPF Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (6.38%) IT Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) SQL Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Technical Business Analyst
9 6 (6.38%) WCF Developer
9 6 (6.38%) WPF Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Asset Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) .NET
2 7 (7.45%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.38%) WCF
3 6 (6.38%) Web Services
3 6 (6.38%) WPF
4 5 (5.32%) Node.js
4 5 (5.32%) Spring
5 4 (4.26%) HTML
6 3 (3.19%) Apache Camel
6 3 (3.19%) CSS
6 3 (3.19%) HTML5
6 3 (3.19%) React
6 3 (3.19%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.13%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.13%) XML
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (42.55%) Fixed Income
2 23 (24.47%) Equities
3 20 (21.28%) Derivative
4 12 (12.77%) Hedge funds
5 10 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.32%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (4.26%) Exotic Derivative
9 3 (3.19%) iPad
9 3 (3.19%) iPhone
10 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
10 2 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.06%) Cloud Native
11 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.06%) Fintech
11 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
4 3 (3.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.70%) Asset Management
2 34 (36.17%) Investment Management
3 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
6 11 (11.70%) DevOps
7 10 (10.64%) Portfolio Management
7 10 (10.64%) Test Automation
8 9 (9.57%) Fund Management
9 7 (7.45%) Multithreading
9 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (6.38%) Microservices
10 6 (6.38%) MVVM
10 6 (6.38%) SOLID
11 5 (5.32%) Change Control
11 5 (5.32%) Kanban
11 5 (5.32%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (5.32%) Scrum
12 4 (4.26%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 47 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (15.96%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.83%) C#
4 9 (9.57%) VBA
5 8 (8.51%) Java
6 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.26%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.13%) Python
9 1 (1.06%) C
9 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) MCP
2 1 (1.06%) CFA
2 1 (1.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) PMO
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) BitLocker
1 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) AirWatch
1 10 (10.64%) SCCM
2 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Bloomberg
2 10 (10.64%) Cisco
3 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.45%) Avaya
4 7 (7.45%) Dell
4 7 (7.45%) HP
4 7 (7.45%) iManage
4 7 (7.45%) Polycom
4 7 (7.45%) ServiceNow
4 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds
4 7 (7.45%) VMware
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle
6 5 (5.32%) FactSet
7 3 (3.19%) Apple
7 3 (3.19%) Calypso
7 3 (3.19%) NetApp
7 3 (3.19%) SimCorp
7 3 (3.19%) Symantec
8 2 (2.13%) Reuters
8 2 (2.13%) Sybase