Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ETRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ETRM over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Energy Trading and Risk Management (ETRM)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 870 848
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22 -7
Contract jobs citing ETRM 17 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.017% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.021% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 28
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -14.58% -
10th Percentile £350 £441 £398
90th Percentile £638 £656 £788
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £613
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ETRM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 86424 87276 93513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.51% 83.91% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 57570 57725 60596
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2323 2749
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.26 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

ETRM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ETRM in the UK

ETRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ETRM in the UK

ETRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ETRM over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ETRM in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETRM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ETRM in the UK

ETRM
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ETRM within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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 +24 13 £550 +7.32% 4
London -16 13 £550 +7.32% 4
UK excluding London +36 4 - -
Scotland -13 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ETRM 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 ETRM.

1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Front Office
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) OpenLink
4 5 (29.41%) Endur
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Back Office
5 3 (17.65%) JIRA
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Derivative
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Data Security
6 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) Mingle
6 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
6 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
6 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.76%) BDD

ETRM
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Endur
2 1 (5.88%) OpenLink RightAngle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Blockchain
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
2 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Front Office
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) ETRM Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Energy Trading Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) OpenLink Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) OpenLink Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) AWT
4 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Java SE
4 1 (5.88%) LINQ
4 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Security
3 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
3 2 (11.76%) Greeks
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Prototyping
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) MiFID
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) OpenLink
2 2 (11.76%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Triple Point
3 1 (5.88%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle