Period
to 23 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 August 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 765 807 634
Rank change year-on-year +42 -173 +28
Contract jobs citing Murex 42 68 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.073% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 143
England median daily rate £738 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.92% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £410 £461 £406
90th Percentile £904 £726 £763
UK median daily rate £725 £600 £600
% change year-on-year +20.83% - -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK median hourly rate - - £62.50

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 35,301 38,870 38,690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 41.70% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,249 24,220 23,862
England median daily rate £460 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% +4.02%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,255 1,453 1,256
England median hourly rate £19.73 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.74% +2.94% -2.37%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.98 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +14.19% +1.45% -1.43%

Murex
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Murex in England

Murex
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Murex in England

Murex
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Murex in England over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Murex in England

Murex
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Murex in England

Murex
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 Murex within the England region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. 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 +30 42 £738 +22.92% 2
Murex
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Murex 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 Murex.

1 18 (42.86%) Front Office
2 17 (40.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (35.71%) Banking
4 14 (33.33%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Unix
6 9 (21.43%) Java
6 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
7 8 (19.05%) Derivative
7 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) SQL
7 8 (19.05%) Fixed Income
7 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
8 6 (14.29%) Bloomberg
8 6 (14.29%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 6 (14.29%) Murex MxML
9 5 (11.90%) Market Risk
9 5 (11.90%) QA
9 5 (11.90%) Oracle
10 4 (9.52%) Calypso
10 4 (9.52%) ION Trading
10 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
11 3 (7.14%) MiFID
11 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
11 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (7.14%) Sophis
11 3 (7.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (7.14%) Back Office
11 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.14%) Charles River

Murex
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 1 (2.38%) Confluence
1 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (2.38%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (2.38%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Ant
2 1 (2.38%) Buildbot
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (42.86%) Front Office
2 15 (35.71%) Banking
3 14 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Back Office
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Murex Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Murex Business Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Murex Support
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Murex Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Quantitative Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Derivatives Business Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Murex Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Murex MxML
1 6 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (7.14%) FpML
3 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) FIXML
3 2 (4.76%) Murex Flex
3 2 (4.76%) WPF
4 1 (2.38%) JMS
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (19.05%) Derivative
2 8 (19.05%) Fixed Income
3 5 (11.90%) Market Risk
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.76%) Equities
5 2 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Replication
6 1 (2.38%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
2 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (7.14%) Project Management
3 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Analytics
4 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Management
4 2 (4.76%) Liability-Driven Investment
4 2 (4.76%) Mathematical Modelling
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Attribution
4 2 (4.76%) Reference Data Management
4 2 (4.76%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (4.76%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (4.76%) User Stories
4 2 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) Korn
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) CFA
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
1 1 (2.38%) MBA
1 1 (2.38%) PhD
1 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.38%) PMP
1 1 (2.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) MiFID
3 2 (4.76%) PMO
4 1 (2.38%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Gluster
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Bloomberg
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Calypso
3 4 (9.52%) ION Trading
4 3 (7.14%) Charles River
4 3 (7.14%) Sophis
5 2 (4.76%) Reuters
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.38%) Fiserv
6 1 (2.38%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Palantir
6 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) SmartStream
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk
6 1 (2.38%) Tradeweb