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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Charles River
England / London
Rank 359 392 373
Rank change year-on-year +33 -19  
Contract jobs citing Charles River 39 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 24
Median daily rate £600 £488 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £330 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £675 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.54%  
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 8160 9101 9589
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.15% 41.10% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5477 6064 6207
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 131 207
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +14.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 8 £600 +35.13% 3
Charles River
England

Charles River
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 72 (75.79%) Asset Management
2 60 (63.16%) Investment Management
3 46 (48.42%) Front Office
4 32 (33.68%) Finance
5 22 (23.16%) Fixed Income
6 21 (22.11%) thinkFolio
6 21 (22.11%) SQL
7 19 (20.00%) Derivative
8 16 (16.84%) Fund Management
8 16 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (15.79%) Bloomberg
10 12 (12.63%) Regression Testing
11 10 (10.53%) Hedge funds
11 10 (10.53%) Business Analysis
12 9 (9.47%) Markit EDM
13 8 (8.42%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.42%) Equities
14 7 (7.37%) Migration
14 7 (7.37%) LatentZero
14 7 (7.37%) SimCorp
14 7 (7.37%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (7.37%) JIRA
14 7 (7.37%) QA
14 7 (7.37%) System Integration Testing
15 6 (6.32%) Sentinel
15 6 (6.32%) Workflow
15 6 (6.32%) Scrum
16 5 (5.26%) Project Management
16 5 (5.26%) Data Modelling

Charles River
Top Related 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 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (22.11%) thinkFolio
2 9 (9.47%) Markit EDM
3 7 (7.37%) LatentZero
4 6 (6.32%) Sentinel
5 3 (3.16%) LongView
5 3 (3.16%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.05%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) BGP
1 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (1.05%) DMZ
1 1 (1.05%) DWDM
1 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
1 1 (1.05%) HSRP
1 1 (1.05%) IPsec
1 1 (1.05%) IPv6
1 1 (1.05%) MPLS
1 1 (1.05%) OSPF
1 1 (1.05%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.05%) VoIP
1 1 (1.05%) VPN
1 1 (1.05%) VRRP
1 1 (1.05%) WAN
1 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) JIRA
2 5 (5.26%) Subversion
3 3 (3.16%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.16%) JBehave
3 3 (3.16%) JUnit
3 3 (3.16%) Selenium
3 3 (3.16%) TestNG
3 3 (3.16%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (48.42%) Front Office
2 32 (33.68%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (62.11%) Analyst
2 44 (46.32%) Business Analyst
3 20 (21.05%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 18 (18.95%) Charles River Business Analyst
5 13 (13.68%) Project Manager
6 12 (12.63%) Asset Management Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) Asset Management Project Manager
8 9 (9.47%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Compliance Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Compliance Business Analyst
10 6 (6.32%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 6 (6.32%) Senior Manager
10 6 (6.32%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (5.26%) Data Analyst
11 5 (5.26%) Tester
12 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.21%) Support Analyst
12 4 (4.21%) Test Analyst
13 3 (3.16%) QA Engineer
13 3 (3.16%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) Gherkin
2 3 (3.16%) .NET
3 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.11%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.11%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.05%) WCF
4 1 (1.05%) WPF
4 1 (1.05%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) Fixed Income
2 19 (20.00%) Derivative
3 10 (10.53%) Hedge funds
4 8 (8.42%) Equities
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.16%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.05%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.79%) Asset Management
2 60 (63.16%) Investment Management
3 16 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.84%) Fund Management
4 12 (12.63%) Regression Testing
5 10 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.42%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.37%) Migration
7 7 (7.37%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (7.37%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.32%) Scrum
8 6 (6.32%) Workflow
9 5 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.26%) Data Management
9 5 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (5.26%) Project Management
9 5 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.21%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) SQL
2 3 (3.16%) C#
2 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.11%) CFA
2 1 (1.05%) CCSA
2 1 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) MiFID
3 1 (1.05%) EMIR
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.05%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (1.05%) Pingdom
2 1 (1.05%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) Bloomberg
2 7 (7.37%) SimCorp
3 4 (4.21%) HP
4 3 (3.16%) CODA
4 3 (3.16%) Remedy
5 2 (2.11%) Citrix
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco
6 1 (1.05%) F5
6 1 (1.05%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.05%) Radianz
6 1 (1.05%) Reuters
6 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.05%) Splunk
6 1 (1.05%) SunGard
6 1 (1.05%) Varonis
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