Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 852 821 881
Rank change year-on-year -31 +60 -24
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 17 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.23% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 10
UK median daily rate £580 £425 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.47% -20.93% -
10th Percentile £481 £363 £513
90th Percentile £756 £888 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 - £525
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 7,512 8,028 8,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.46% 8.49% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,458 4,871 4,931
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -2.00%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £624 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 79 124
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -30.56% +21.01%
10th Percentile £10.30 £9.80 £14.11
90th Percentile £53.00 £65.50 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% -30.56% +50.00%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 -3 17 £580 +36.47% 3
London -37 16 £585 +37.65% 2
South East - 1 £538 - 1
UK excluding London - 1 £538 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Eagle PACE 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 with a requirement for Eagle PACE.

1 16 (94.12%) Markit EDM
2 12 (70.59%) Asset Management
3 11 (64.71%) Investment Management
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) thinkFolio
6 6 (35.29%) Charles River
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Bloomberg
7 5 (29.41%) Fixed Income
7 5 (29.41%) Bloomberg AIM
8 4 (23.53%) GoldenSource
8 4 (23.53%) SimCorp
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) Front Office
8 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
8 4 (23.53%) Middleware
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) Back Office
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
10 2 (11.76%) Derivative
10 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
10 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (11.76%) Project Management
11 1 (5.88%) Vermilion
11 1 (5.88%) BPR
11 1 (5.88%) ETL
11 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (5.88%) Legal

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:

Business Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Markit EDM
2 7 (41.18%) thinkFolio
3 5 (29.41%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (5.88%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (23.53%) Front Office
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Business Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Data Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) thinkFolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.76%) Derivative
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Equities
3 1 (5.88%) Pricing Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Asset Management
2 11 (64.71%) Investment Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) BPR
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Charles River
2 5 (29.41%) Bloomberg
3 4 (23.53%) GoldenSource
3 4 (23.53%) SimCorp
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Vermilion