Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 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 Charles River Systems, Inc.

Charles River
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 512 533
Rank change year-on-year +38 +21 -28
Contract jobs citing Charles River 160 103 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 93 61
London median daily rate £575 £600 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £389 £475 £463
90th Percentile £725 £870 £738
England median daily rate £575 £600 £625
% change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19048 19236 19516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.82% 41.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12946 12814 12934
London median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 281 397
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.10
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Charles River in London

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Charles River in London

Charles River
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Charles River in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Charles River in London

Charles River
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Charles River in London

Charles River
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 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
Central London +34 51 £650 -3.70% 4
Charles River
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for Charles River.

1 89 (55.63%) Asset Management
2 66 (41.25%) Investment Management
3 59 (36.88%) Front Office
4 46 (28.75%) Fixed Income
5 44 (27.50%) SQL
5 44 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (20.63%) Bloomberg
7 32 (20.00%) Derivative
8 31 (19.38%) Finance
9 30 (18.75%) thinkFolio
9 30 (18.75%) Markit EDM
10 28 (17.50%) Banking
10 28 (17.50%) SQL Server
11 26 (16.25%) Business Analysis
12 25 (15.63%) SimCorp
12 25 (15.63%) Scrum
13 23 (14.38%) SimCorp Dimension
14 20 (12.50%) Data Management
14 20 (12.50%) JIRA
14 20 (12.50%) Hedge funds
15 19 (11.88%) C#
16 18 (11.25%) Equities
17 17 (10.63%) Back Office
17 17 (10.63%) MiFID
18 15 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
18 15 (9.38%) Temenos
18 15 (9.38%) QA
18 15 (9.38%) Temenos T24
18 15 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
19 14 (8.75%) Fund Management

Charles River
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 11 (6.88%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 15 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 30 (18.75%) Markit EDM
1 30 (18.75%) thinkFolio
2 23 (14.38%) SimCorp Dimension
3 15 (9.38%) Temenos T24
4 13 (8.13%) Bloomberg AIM
5 7 (4.38%) LatentZero
6 5 (3.13%) Sentinel
7 2 (1.25%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.63%) LongView
8 1 (0.63%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Basecamp
1 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (0.63%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
1 1 (0.63%) Intranet
1 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) JIRA
2 15 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.75%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.13%) JUnit
5 5 (3.13%) Selenium
6 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.88%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.25%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.25%) JBehave
7 2 (1.25%) Subversion
7 2 (1.25%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.63%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.63%) TestNG
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (36.88%) Front Office
2 31 (19.38%) Finance
3 28 (17.50%) Banking
4 17 (10.63%) Back Office
5 14 (8.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (56.88%) Analyst
2 46 (28.75%) Developer
3 35 (21.88%) Business Analyst
4 20 (12.50%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 17 (10.63%) Data Analyst
6 16 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 15 (9.38%) Test Analyst
8 14 (8.75%) thinkFolio Analyst
9 12 (7.50%) Business Systems Analyst
9 12 (7.50%) C# WCF Developer
9 12 (7.50%) C# WPF Developer
9 12 (7.50%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
9 12 (7.50%) WCF Developer
9 12 (7.50%) WPF Developer
10 11 (6.88%) Applications Support
10 11 (6.88%) Asset Management Analyst
10 11 (6.88%) Support Analyst
11 10 (6.25%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 10 (6.25%) Charles River Business Analyst
11 10 (6.25%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.13%) FIX Protocol
1 13 (8.13%) WPF
2 12 (7.50%) .NET
2 12 (7.50%) WCF
3 11 (6.88%) AngularJS
4 10 (6.25%) XML
4 10 (6.25%) XML Messaging
5 6 (3.75%) Web Services
6 5 (3.13%) SailPoint
7 4 (2.50%) J2EE
7 4 (2.50%) MSMQ
7 4 (2.50%) SonicMQ
7 4 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.88%) Middleware
8 3 (1.88%) Node.js
9 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.63%) LINQ
9 1 (0.63%) Spring.NET
9 1 (0.63%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (0.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.75%) Fixed Income
2 32 (20.00%) Derivative
3 20 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 18 (11.25%) Equities
5 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.38%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.50%) AS400
8 4 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.50%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.88%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.25%) Pricing Data
11 1 (0.63%) iPad
11 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (55.63%) Asset Management
2 66 (41.25%) Investment Management
3 44 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.25%) Business Analysis
5 25 (15.63%) Scrum
6 20 (12.50%) Data Management
7 14 (8.75%) Fund Management
8 12 (7.50%) Change Management
8 12 (7.50%) Data Governance
8 12 (7.50%) MVVM
8 12 (7.50%) Test Automation
8 12 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.25%) Regression Testing
10 9 (5.63%) BDD
10 9 (5.63%) Test Scripting
11 7 (4.38%) Functional Testing
11 7 (4.38%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (4.38%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.50%) SQL
2 19 (11.88%) C#
3 11 (6.88%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.00%) Java
4 8 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.38%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.75%) Perl
6 6 (3.75%) VBA
7 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.50%) PMP
2 2 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) MiFID
2 15 (9.38%) QA
3 7 (4.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (3.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (20.63%) Bloomberg
2 25 (15.63%) SimCorp
3 15 (9.38%) Temenos
4 14 (8.75%) Oracle
5 9 (5.63%) Citrix
5 9 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.38%) SAP
7 5 (3.13%) Fiserv
7 5 (3.13%) Varonis
8 4 (2.50%) IBM
8 4 (2.50%) Reuters
9 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.25%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.63%) Apple
11 1 (0.63%) Cisco
11 1 (0.63%) FactSet
11 1 (0.63%) NetApp
11 1 (0.63%) Sybase
11 1 (0.63%) Symantec
11 1 (0.63%) Telerik