Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 897 867 877
Rank change year-on-year -30 +10 +29
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 6 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.020% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.092% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 7
UK median daily rate £538 £540 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.46% +13.68% -9.52%
10th Percentile £352 £481 £363
90th Percentile £881 £675 £888
UK excluding London median daily rate - £538 -
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 6,542 8,259 8,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.24% 8.00% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,819 4,973 5,210
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 83 92
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.60 £9.50
90th Percentile £69.08 £56.93 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -27.42% +10.71%

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 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Eagle PACE in the UK

Eagle PACE
Top 2 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 14 December 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
London +2 6 £538 -4.44% 1
England -12 6 £538 -0.46% 1

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Charles River
2 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (50.00%) thinkFolio
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg AIM
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Exotic Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (33.33%) Markit EDM
3 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) FXall
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) Calypso
3 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (33.33%) .NET

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 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg AIM
1 3 (50.00%) thinkFolio
2 2 (33.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (16.67%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mart
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
1 2 (33.33%) Exotic Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (50.00%) Charles River
2 2 (33.33%) Calypso
2 2 (33.33%) FXall
3 1 (16.67%) GoldenSource
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle