Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fidessa over the 6 months to 24 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 Fidessa Group plc.

Fidessa
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 549 546
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 96 71 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 51 50
London median daily rate £600 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +21.05%
10th Percentile £413 £350 £285
90th Percentile £638 £713 £650
England median daily rate £600 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Fidessa 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 19066 19354 19623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.48% 42.91% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12961 12877 12998
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
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 295 285 393
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

Fidessa
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Fidessa in London

Fidessa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fidessa in London

Fidessa
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fidessa in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fidessa in London

Fidessa
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fidessa in London

Fidessa
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 Fidessa within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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 +10 27 £550 -4.35% 3
East London -8 1 £600 -14.29%
Fidessa
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 64 (66.67%) Equities
2 58 (60.42%) Front Office
3 49 (51.04%) Derivative
4 41 (42.71%) Finance
5 35 (36.46%) Java
6 26 (27.08%) Equity Derivative
7 24 (25.00%) Fixed Income
7 24 (25.00%) Banking
7 24 (25.00%) Analytics
8 21 (21.88%) FIX Protocol
8 21 (21.88%) Multithreading
8 21 (21.88%) Relational Database
8 21 (21.88%) Spring
8 21 (21.88%) TIBCO
8 21 (21.88%) JMS
8 21 (21.88%) RDBMS
9 19 (19.79%) Bloomberg
9 19 (19.79%) MiFID
10 18 (18.75%) SQL
11 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 16 (16.67%) Windows
12 13 (13.54%) JIRA
13 12 (12.50%) Reuters
13 12 (12.50%) Citrix
13 12 (12.50%) Python
13 12 (12.50%) Asset Management
14 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
14 11 (11.46%) Oracle

Fidessa
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 7 (7.29%) IIS
2 4 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Eikon
2 7 (7.29%) SunGard GMI
2 7 (7.29%) thinkFolio
3 6 (6.25%) Minerva
4 5 (5.21%) Sentinel
5 3 (3.13%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (1.04%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) VPN
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) Multicast
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.88%) RDBMS
1 21 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) JIRA
2 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.13%) JBehave
4 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.04%) Selenium
4 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (60.42%) Front Office
2 41 (42.71%) Finance
3 24 (25.00%) Banking
4 9 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.33%) Back Office
6 7 (7.29%) Financial Institution
7 6 (6.25%) French Language
8 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Developer
2 25 (26.04%) Senior Developer
3 21 (21.88%) Front Office Developer
3 21 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (18.75%) Analyst
5 13 (13.54%) Business Analyst
6 11 (11.46%) Applications Support
7 9 (9.38%) Tester
8 6 (6.25%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.21%) Fidessa Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.17%) Derivatives Business Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Fidessa Business Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) FIX Protocol
1 21 (21.88%) JMS
1 21 (21.88%) Spring
2 10 (10.42%) .NET
3 5 (5.21%) .NET Core
4 3 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 64 (66.67%) Equities
2 49 (51.04%) Derivative
3 26 (27.08%) Equity Derivative
4 24 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 7 (7.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
7 5 (5.21%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (4.17%) Hedge funds
8 4 (4.17%) Reference Data
9 3 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
10 2 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.67%) Windows
2 11 (11.46%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.29%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Solaris
3 7 (7.29%) Unix
3 7 (7.29%) Windows 10
4 5 (5.21%) Android
4 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Analytics
2 21 (21.88%) Multithreading
3 12 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 11 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.46%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (8.33%) Client Onboarding
6 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
7 6 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.17%) Investment Management
9 4 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (4.17%) TDD
10 3 (3.13%) BDD
10 3 (3.13%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.08%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.46%) Java
2 18 (18.75%) SQL
3 12 (12.50%) Python
4 11 (11.46%) C++
5 10 (10.42%) C#
6 7 (7.29%) Tcl
6 7 (7.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.25%) Perl
7 6 (6.25%) Ruby
7 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) Degree
1 2 (2.08%) MCP
1 2 (2.08%) MCSA
1 2 (2.08%) MCSE
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) MiFID
2 7 (7.29%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) DameWare
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) TIBCO
2 19 (19.79%) Bloomberg
3 12 (12.50%) Citrix
3 12 (12.50%) Reuters
4 11 (11.46%) CQG
4 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.46%) Oracle
5 9 (9.38%) FactSet
6 7 (7.29%) FIS
6 7 (7.29%) SunGard
6 7 (7.29%) Sybase
7 6 (6.25%) Etrali
8 5 (5.21%) Sophis
8 5 (5.21%) Speakerbus
9 4 (4.17%) Lotus
9 4 (4.17%) Murex
9 4 (4.17%) VMware
10 3 (3.13%) ION Trading
10 3 (3.13%) Serena
11 2 (2.08%) Netezza