Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 856 826 889
Rank change year-on-year -30 +63 -45
Contract jobs citing Eagle PACE 27 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.20% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
UK median daily rate £650 £589 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.40% +12.14% -4.55%
10th Percentile £563 £388 £398
90th Percentile £763 £688 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate - £589 £525
% change year-on-year - +12.14% +31.25%
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 6,666 7,403 8,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.65% 8.08% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,885 4,266 4,964
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 107 99
UK median hourly rate £26.75 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.15% +21.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £10.96 £14.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £58.80 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.96 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.27% +16.67% +33.33%

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 June 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 24 June 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 -29 27 £650 +20.93% 2
England -36 27 £650 +10.40% 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 25 (92.59%) Investment Management
2 24 (88.89%) Asset Management
3 23 (85.19%) Charles River
4 19 (70.37%) SQL
4 19 (70.37%) Front Office
4 19 (70.37%) thinkFolio
5 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (62.96%) Finance
7 16 (59.26%) Fixed Income
8 15 (55.56%) Equities
8 15 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (55.56%) SimCorp
8 15 (55.56%) Derivative
8 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio Team System
9 14 (51.85%) TeamCity
9 14 (51.85%) Markit EDM
9 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
9 14 (51.85%) DevOps
9 14 (51.85%) FXall
9 14 (51.85%) Continuous Deployment
9 14 (51.85%) Exotic Derivative
9 14 (51.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
9 14 (51.85%) Front Arena
9 14 (51.85%) TDD
9 14 (51.85%) Calypso
9 14 (51.85%) .NET
9 14 (51.85%) C#

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 19 (70.37%) thinkFolio
2 14 (51.85%) Front Arena
2 14 (51.85%) Markit EDM
3 10 (37.04%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (3.70%) PolarLake
4 1 (3.70%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.41%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
1 14 (51.85%) TeamCity
1 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (29.63%) MSBuild
3 4 (14.81%) NUnit
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (70.37%) Front Office
2 17 (62.96%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 8 (29.63%) AWS Developer
3 8 (29.63%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (29.63%) DevOps Developer
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Charles River Project Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Developer in Test
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Asset Management Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Report Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Fixed Income
2 15 (55.56%) Derivative
2 15 (55.56%) Equities
2 15 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (51.85%) Exotic Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Investment Management
2 24 (88.89%) Asset Management
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Continuous Deployment
4 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (51.85%) DevOps
4 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
4 14 (51.85%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) SDET
5 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) C#
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Charles River
2 15 (55.56%) SimCorp
3 14 (51.85%) Calypso
3 14 (51.85%) FXall
4 11 (40.74%) Bloomberg
5 6 (22.22%) Vermilion
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) GoldenSource
7 1 (3.70%) Informatica
7 1 (3.70%) Reuters
7 1 (3.70%) SmartCo