Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Eagle PACE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Eagle PACE over the 6 months to 24 September 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.

Eagle Investment Systems PACE
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 868 885
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17 -28
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 20 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.010% 0.022%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.26% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 16
UK median daily rate £576 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.06% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £481 £363 £356
90th Percentile £678 £888 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £553 £425 £550
% change year-on-year +30.00% -22.73% +193.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Eagle PACE is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7772 8628 9335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.98% 8.09% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4562 5138 5197
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £305 £300 £272
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 99 118
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +8.70% -26.98%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.23 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £72.66 £52.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.38 £31.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.23% +41.11% -30.23%

Eagle PACE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Eagle PACE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Eagle PACE in the UK

Eagle PACE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eagle PACE in the UK

Eagle PACE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eagle PACE over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eagle PACE in the UK

Eagle PACE
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Eagle PACE within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 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
England +34 20 £576 +28.06%
London +6 16 £600 +29.73%
UK excluding London +47 4 £553 +30.00%
South East +18 4 £553 +30.00%

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Eagle PACE 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 Eagle PACE.

1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Asset Management
2 11 (55.00%) Investment Management
3 10 (50.00%) Markit EDM
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (30.00%) SDLC
7 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (25.00%) Fixed Income
7 5 (25.00%) Equities
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Derivative
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 4 (20.00%) Middleware
8 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.00%) Big Data
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (15.00%) Pricing Data
9 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
9 3 (15.00%) Charles River
9 3 (15.00%) XML
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (15.00%) Workflow
9 3 (15.00%) Validation

Eagle PACE
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 3 (15.00%) Data Mart
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) Asset Management Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) IT Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Derivative
1 5 (25.00%) Equities
1 5 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (15.00%) Pricing Data
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Asset Management
1 11 (55.00%) Investment Management
2 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Validation
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Data Lineage
6 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Attribution
6 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (10.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (10.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (15.00%) Charles River
3 1 (5.00%) Vermilion