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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 377 382 391
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Contract jobs citing Charles River 47 45 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 37
Median daily rate £625 £650 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £450 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £805 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -7.14% +23.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8620 9001 10147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.41% 41.33% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5822 6219 6700
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 112 248
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £11.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Charles River
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Charles River as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 16 £588 -12.96% 1
Charles River
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 70 (81.40%) Asset Management
2 48 (55.81%) Investment Management
3 38 (44.19%) Front Office
4 31 (36.05%) thinkFolio
5 19 (22.09%) Fixed Income
6 17 (19.77%) Hedge funds
6 17 (19.77%) Markit EDM
7 16 (18.60%) Bloomberg
8 15 (17.44%) Bloomberg AIM
9 14 (16.28%) Fund Management
9 14 (16.28%) Data Management
10 13 (15.12%) Derivative
10 13 (15.12%) Finance
11 12 (13.95%) SQL
11 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.79%) SimCorp
12 11 (12.79%) MiFID
12 11 (12.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (9.30%) Migration
13 8 (9.30%) Equities
13 8 (9.30%) Data Governance
14 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
14 7 (8.14%) SimCorp Dimension
15 6 (6.98%) Sentinel
15 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
15 6 (6.98%) SAP
15 6 (6.98%) Service Management
15 6 (6.98%) Identity Access Management
16 5 (5.81%) OTC Derivatives
16 5 (5.81%) SailPoint

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 5 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (36.05%) thinkFolio
2 17 (19.77%) Markit EDM
3 15 (17.44%) Bloomberg AIM
4 7 (8.14%) SimCorp Dimension
5 6 (6.98%) Sentinel
6 5 (5.81%) LatentZero
7 3 (3.49%) SunGard APT
8 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.16%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Subversion
2 3 (3.49%) Bugzilla
2 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.49%) JBehave
2 3 (3.49%) JIRA
2 3 (3.49%) JUnit
2 3 (3.49%) Selenium
2 3 (3.49%) TestNG
2 3 (3.49%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (44.19%) Front Office
2 13 (15.12%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (63.95%) Analyst
2 26 (30.23%) Business Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Data Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) Project Manager
5 12 (13.95%) Front Office Business Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) IT Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Charles River Business Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Manager
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Compliance Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Data Business Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Business Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Asset Management Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Charles River Project Manager
11 3 (3.49%) Derivatives Business Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Monitoring Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) SailPoint
2 2 (2.33%) .NET
2 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Fixed Income
2 17 (19.77%) Hedge funds
3 13 (15.12%) Derivative
4 11 (12.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (9.30%) Equities
6 5 (5.81%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.33%) iPad
7 2 (2.33%) iPhone
8 1 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.16%) Pricing Data
8 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.33%) Windows
1 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (81.40%) Asset Management
2 48 (55.81%) Investment Management
3 14 (16.28%) Data Management
3 14 (16.28%) Fund Management
4 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.30%) Data Governance
5 8 (9.30%) Migration
6 6 (6.98%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (6.98%) Service Management
7 5 (5.81%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.81%) Regression Testing
7 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.81%) Validation
8 4 (4.65%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.65%) Project Management
9 3 (3.49%) Change Management
9 3 (3.49%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (3.49%) Kanban
9 3 (3.49%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) SQL
2 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.33%) C#
3 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) MiFID
2 5 (5.81%) QA
3 4 (4.65%) SLA
4 1 (1.16%) AIFMD
4 1 (1.16%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Bloomberg
2 11 (12.79%) SimCorp
3 6 (6.98%) SAP
4 4 (4.65%) Citrix
4 4 (4.65%) Varonis
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.49%) SunGard
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago