The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for FLEXCUBE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FLEXCUBE over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

i-flex solutions FLEXCUBE
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing FLEXCUBE 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FLEXCUBE is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3855 4350 4696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.47% 8.04% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 2629 2644
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.66 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

FLEXCUBE
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FLEXCUBE in the UK

FLEXCUBE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FLEXCUBE in the UK

FLEXCUBE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FLEXCUBE in the UK

FLEXCUBE
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FLEXCUBE within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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
City of London - 7 £425 -
London - 7 £425 -
England - 7 £425 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FLEXCUBE 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 FLEXCUBE.

1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
1 8 (88.89%) Loan IQ
1 8 (88.89%) Wholesale Banking
1 8 (88.89%) QA
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Temenos
2 1 (11.11%) Calypso
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) JBehave
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins

FLEXCUBE
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 8 (88.89%) Loan IQ
2 1 (11.11%) Temenos T24
2 1 (11.11%) VisionPLUS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) JBehave
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) VersionOne
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Business Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Banking Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (11.11%) Calypso
1 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Temenos