Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for LatentZero skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LatentZero over the 6 months to 25 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.

Fidessa LatentZero
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 876 886
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -40
Contract jobs citing LatentZero 9 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.010% 0.024%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.11% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 15
UK median daily rate £563 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £350 £424 £395
90th Percentile £656 £728 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

LatentZero 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 8098 8739 9364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.35% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4790 5220 5198
UK median daily rate £475 £446 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.44% +2.00% +1.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.29% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 100 142
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.36% -6.67% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.16 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.38 £88.20 £57.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -11.11%

LatentZero
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for LatentZero in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LatentZero in the UK

LatentZero
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LatentZero over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LatentZero in the UK

LatentZero
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LatentZero in the UK

LatentZero
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 LatentZero within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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 +6 9 £563 +12.50%
London -16 9 £563 +12.50%

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LatentZero 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 LatentZero.

1 8 (88.89%) Investment Management
1 8 (88.89%) thinkFolio
2 6 (66.67%) Charles River
2 6 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 6 (66.67%) Equities
3 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 5 (55.56%) Derivative
4 4 (44.44%) Front Office
5 3 (33.33%) Fund Management
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Bloomberg
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
6 2 (22.22%) Markit EDM
6 2 (22.22%) Bloomberg AIM
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Minerva
7 1 (11.11%) Sentinel
7 1 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (11.11%) LongView
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) Windows

LatentZero
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 (11.11%) IBM Domino
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (88.89%) thinkFolio
2 2 (22.22%) Bloomberg AIM
2 2 (22.22%) Markit EDM
3 1 (11.11%) LongView
3 1 (11.11%) Minerva
3 1 (11.11%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Smart View
General
1 4 (44.44%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) thinkFolio Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) thinkFolio Support
4 1 (11.11%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Equities
1 6 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 5 (55.56%) Derivative
3 3 (33.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Investment Management
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Fund Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Charles River
2 3 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) FactSet
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec