Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fidessa over the 6 months to 20 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 Fidessa Group plc.

Fidessa
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 752 809 806
Rank change year-on-year +57 -3 -32
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 97 67 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.069% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 47 49
England median daily rate £600 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +21.05%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £283
90th Percentile £638 £713 £650
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Fidessa 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 40256 43645 45307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.80% 45.17% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25236 26986 27222
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1350 1538 1950
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.73% -4.29% +6.06%

Fidessa
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fidessa in England

Fidessa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fidessa in England

Fidessa
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fidessa in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fidessa in England

Fidessa
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fidessa in England

Fidessa
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 Fidessa within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +14 97 £600 +14.29% 8
Fidessa
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 64 (65.98%) Equities
2 58 (59.79%) Front Office
3 49 (50.52%) Derivative
4 41 (42.27%) Finance
5 35 (36.08%) Java
6 26 (26.80%) Equity Derivative
7 24 (24.74%) Fixed Income
7 24 (24.74%) Banking
7 24 (24.74%) Analytics
8 21 (21.65%) FIX Protocol
8 21 (21.65%) Multithreading
8 21 (21.65%) Relational Database
8 21 (21.65%) Spring
8 21 (21.65%) TIBCO
8 21 (21.65%) JMS
8 21 (21.65%) RDBMS
9 19 (19.59%) Bloomberg
9 19 (19.59%) MiFID
10 18 (18.56%) SQL
11 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
11 16 (16.49%) Windows
12 13 (13.40%) Asset Management
12 13 (13.40%) JIRA
13 12 (12.37%) Reuters
13 12 (12.37%) Citrix
13 12 (12.37%) Python
14 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
14 11 (11.34%) Oracle
14 11 (11.34%) C++

Fidessa
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 7 (7.22%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Eikon
2 8 (8.25%) thinkFolio
3 7 (7.22%) SunGard GMI
4 6 (6.19%) Minerva
5 5 (5.15%) Sentinel
6 3 (3.09%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (1.03%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) VPN
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) Multicast
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) RDBMS
1 21 (21.65%) Relational Database
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.19%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) JIRA
2 7 (7.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.09%) JBehave
4 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (59.79%) Front Office
2 41 (42.27%) Finance
3 24 (24.74%) Banking
4 9 (9.28%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.25%) Back Office
6 7 (7.22%) Financial Institution
7 6 (6.19%) French Language
8 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Developer
2 25 (25.77%) Senior Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Front Office Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (18.56%) Analyst
5 14 (14.43%) Business Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) Applications Support
7 9 (9.28%) Tester
8 6 (6.19%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.15%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.15%) Fidessa Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.12%) Derivatives Business Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Fidessa Business Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.65%) FIX Protocol
1 21 (21.65%) JMS
1 21 (21.65%) Spring
2 10 (10.31%) .NET
3 5 (5.15%) .NET Core
4 3 (3.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 64 (65.98%) Equities
2 49 (50.52%) Derivative
3 26 (26.80%) Equity Derivative
4 24 (24.74%) Fixed Income
5 7 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.15%) Data Structures
7 5 (5.15%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (4.12%) Hedge funds
8 4 (4.12%) Reference Data
9 3 (3.09%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
10 2 (2.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 11 (11.34%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.22%) Linux
3 7 (7.22%) Solaris
3 7 (7.22%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Windows 10
4 5 (5.15%) Android
4 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.12%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) Analytics
2 21 (21.65%) Multithreading
3 13 (13.40%) Asset Management
4 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.34%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (8.25%) Client Onboarding
6 7 (7.22%) Project Planning
7 6 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.15%) Investment Management
8 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.12%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (4.12%) TDD
10 3 (3.09%) BDD
10 3 (3.09%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (3.09%) Project Management
10 3 (3.09%) SDLC
10 3 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) Java
2 18 (18.56%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) Python
4 11 (11.34%) C++
5 10 (10.31%) C#
6 7 (7.22%) Tcl
6 7 (7.22%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.19%) Perl
7 6 (6.19%) Ruby
7 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) Degree
1 2 (2.06%) MCP
1 2 (2.06%) MCSA
1 2 (2.06%) MCSE
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.59%) MiFID
2 7 (7.22%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.12%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) DameWare
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) TIBCO
2 19 (19.59%) Bloomberg
3 12 (12.37%) Citrix
3 12 (12.37%) Reuters
4 11 (11.34%) CQG
4 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.34%) Oracle
5 9 (9.28%) FactSet
6 7 (7.22%) FIS
6 7 (7.22%) SunGard
6 7 (7.22%) Sybase
7 6 (6.19%) Etrali
8 5 (5.15%) Sophis
8 5 (5.15%) Speakerbus
9 4 (4.12%) Lotus
9 4 (4.12%) Murex
9 4 (4.12%) VMware
10 3 (3.09%) ION Trading
10 3 (3.09%) Serena
11 2 (2.06%) Netezza