The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Loan IQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Loan IQ over the 3 months to 29 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.

Misys Loan IQ
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 384 432 393
Rank change year-on-year +48 -39  
Contract jobs citing Loan IQ 24 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.031% 0.061%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.59% 0.39% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 5
Median daily rate £425 £650 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.61% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Loan IQ is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1509 1773 1890
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.71% 7.90% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1147 1237
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Median hourly rate £51.25 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.11% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Loan IQ
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Loan IQ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Loan IQ in London

Loan IQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Loan IQ in London

Loan IQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Loan IQ in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Loan IQ in London

Loan IQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Loan IQ in London

Loan IQ
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 Loan IQ within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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 +2 8 £425 -26.08%
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Loan IQ
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Loan IQ 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 Loan IQ.

1 20 (68.97%) Banking
2 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
3 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
4 9 (31.03%) QA
5 8 (27.59%) FLEXCUBE
5 8 (27.59%) Wholesale Banking
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.24%) Java
7 5 (17.24%) DB2
7 5 (17.24%) Misys
8 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Workflow
9 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Data Management
9 3 (10.34%) Oracle
10 2 (6.90%) Perl
10 2 (6.90%) Unix
10 2 (6.90%) Linux
10 2 (6.90%) MQSeries
10 2 (6.90%) C#
10 2 (6.90%) Back Office
10 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
10 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Wallstreet Suite
10 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.45%) IFRS

Loan IQ
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 2 (6.90%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (3.45%) Global One
2 1 (3.45%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 20 (68.97%) Banking
2 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
4 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
1 18 (62.07%) Business Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Banking Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Back Office Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Finance Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) JPA
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Equities
2 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
2 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Workflow
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) Physics
6 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.45%) EMIR
2 1 (3.45%) FATCA
2 1 (3.45%) IFRS
2 1 (3.45%) IFRS 9
2 1 (3.45%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Misys
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Wallstreet Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.45%) Murex
4 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft