Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for EMIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EMIR over the 6 months to 19 June 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.

European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
England > London
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 567 551 371
Rank change year-on-year -16 -180 +135
Contract jobs citing EMIR 21 77 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.052% 0.17% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.53% 1.46% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 50 153
London median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.35% -
10th Percentile £318 £325 £413
90th Percentile £670 £756 £688
England median daily rate £550 £550 £575
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

EMIR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,000 5,266 4,788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.97% 11.73% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,675 3,649 3,368
London median daily rate £500 £488 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 85 60
London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +23.46% -8.19%
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £50.00 £62.15 £50.25
England median hourly rate £23.17 £23.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -1.40% +20.51% -18.75%

EMIR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for EMIR in London

EMIR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EMIR in London

EMIR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EMIR in London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EMIR in London

EMIR
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 EMIR within the London region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Central London +13 6 £550 +12.82% 1
EMIR
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing EMIR 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 London region with a requirement for EMIR.

1 21 (100.00%) MiFID
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) QA
7 5 (23.81%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (19.05%) AIFMD
8 4 (19.05%) UCITS
8 4 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
8 4 (19.05%) Equities
8 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) ASIC
8 4 (19.05%) Change Management
8 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Front Office
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) SOAP
9 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) Fund Management

EMIR
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 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (57.14%) Banking
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Front Office
5 2 (9.52%) Back Office
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Report Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Master Data Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Report Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) XML Messaging
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) Kafka
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) ASIC
1 4 (19.05%) Equities
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Tandem
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (4.76%) Swaptions
4 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Fund Management
4 3 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Microservices
5 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (9.52%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Java 8
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) MiFID
2 5 (23.81%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (23.81%) QA
3 4 (19.05%) AIFMD
3 4 (19.05%) UCITS
4 2 (9.52%) Basel III
5 1 (4.76%) FATCA
5 1 (4.76%) ISO 20022
5 1 (4.76%) SEPA
5 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) GoldenSource
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.76%) Murex
3 1 (4.76%) Tradeweb