The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fidessa products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fidessa over the 3 months to 26 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Fidessa Group plc.

Fidessa
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 611 622
Rank change year-on-year +45 +11  
Contract jobs citing Fidessa 34 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.079% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 28
Median daily rate £538 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.41% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £678 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £263 -
% change year-on-year +65.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fidessa is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20421 24662 25246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.94% 44.15% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12544 15129 14343
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 698 813 1096
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Fidessa
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Fidessa as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fidessa over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fidessa in the UK

Fidessa
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fidessa within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 30 £550 -8.33% 4
London +3 30 £550 -8.33% 4
City of London +2 14 £538 -2.27% 2
County Antrim - 4 £435 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £435 -
Belfast - 4 £435 -
Westminster - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fidessa 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 Fidessa.

1 46 (69.70%) Equities
2 34 (51.52%) Front Office
3 23 (34.85%) Banking
4 22 (33.33%) Derivative
5 20 (30.30%) Equity Derivative
6 19 (28.79%) Investment Banking
7 18 (27.27%) FIX Protocol
8 17 (25.76%) Finance
9 16 (24.24%) Java
10 15 (22.73%) Analytics
11 14 (21.21%) SQL
12 13 (19.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (18.18%) MiFID
13 12 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
14 11 (16.67%) Asset Management
14 11 (16.67%) Bloomberg
15 10 (15.15%) Investment Management
15 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
16 9 (13.64%) Spring
16 9 (13.64%) JMS
16 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
16 9 (13.64%) Unix
17 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
17 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
17 8 (12.12%) Reference Data
18 7 (10.61%) Algorithmic Trading
18 7 (10.61%) thinkFolio
18 7 (10.61%) Data Governance
18 7 (10.61%) FIX Connectivity
18 7 (10.61%) OO

Fidessa
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 2 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) thinkFolio
2 6 (9.09%) Minerva
3 4 (6.06%) Global One
4 3 (4.55%) Sentinel
4 3 (4.55%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (3.03%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (3.03%) Tesseract
6 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (1.52%) Eikon
6 1 (1.52%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (1.52%) Extranet
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.03%) Big Data
3 2 (3.03%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (3.03%) KDB
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) OLAP
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 34 (51.52%) Front Office
2 23 (34.85%) Banking
3 19 (28.79%) Investment Banking
4 17 (25.76%) Finance
5 6 (9.09%) Back Office
6 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Retail
7 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 18 (27.27%) Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Fidessa Analyst
5 11 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
5 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.15%) Fidessa Business Analyst
6 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Business IT Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Fidessa Developer
7 7 (10.61%) IT Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) IT Business Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Data Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) FIX Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) FIX Business Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) MiFID Business Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Fidessa Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (13.64%) JMS
2 9 (13.64%) Spring
3 4 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.03%) JPA
4 2 (3.03%) Spring Integration
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) FpML
5 1 (1.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 46 (69.70%) Equities
2 22 (33.33%) Derivative
3 20 (30.30%) Equity Derivative
4 13 (19.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (12.12%) Reference Data
6 7 (10.61%) Fixed Income
7 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (1.52%) Fintech
10 1 (1.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Unix
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Solaris
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Analytics
2 12 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
3 11 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 10 (15.15%) Investment Management
5 8 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
6 7 (10.61%) Algorithmic Trading
6 7 (10.61%) Data Governance
6 7 (10.61%) OO
7 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.09%) Data Management
8 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.06%) Client Onboarding
9 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.06%) High-Frequency Trading
9 4 (6.06%) Low Latency
9 4 (6.06%) Project Management
10 3 (4.55%) DevOps
10 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) Java
2 14 (21.21%) SQL
3 4 (6.06%) Tcl
4 2 (3.03%) C
4 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) MiFID
2 6 (9.09%) QA
3 4 (6.06%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 7 (10.61%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.06%) ION Trading
3 4 (6.06%) NYFIX
3 4 (6.06%) Reuters
3 4 (6.06%) SimCorp
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Solace
5 2 (3.03%) Sophis
5 2 (3.03%) SunGard
5 2 (3.03%) Sybase
6 1 (1.52%) BT
6 1 (1.52%) Calypso
6 1 (1.52%) Charles River
6 1 (1.52%) FactSet
6 1 (1.52%) Murex
6 1 (1.52%) Radianz
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