The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BISAM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BISAM 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 BISAM.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BISAM
UK
Rank 582 638 630
Rank change year-on-year +56 -8  
Contract jobs citing BISAM 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.009% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £700 £650 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +160.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BISAM 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19813 23266 24403
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.11% 43.71% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12248 14093 13817
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 807 1038
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

BISAM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BISAM in the UK

BISAM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BISAM in the UK

BISAM
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BISAM within the UK 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
England +48 1 £700 +7.69%
London +32 1 £700 +7.69%
City of London - 1 £700 -

BISAM
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BISAM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BISAM.

1 1 (100.00%) StatPro
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet
1 1 (100.00%) Sylvan
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Attribution

BISAM
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sylvan
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Performance Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Attribution
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet
1 1 (100.00%) StatPro