Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Loan IQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Loan IQ over the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Misys Loan IQ
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 878 860
Rank change year-on-year +56 -18 -19
Contract jobs citing Loan IQ 23 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.008% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.30% 0.10% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 11
UK median daily rate £500 £588 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +17.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £413 £519 £363
90th Percentile £625 £733 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Loan IQ 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 7702 8671 9468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.03% 7.88% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4444 5132 5221
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £639 £600 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 98 91
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £28.75 £26.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.17% +9.65% -17.46%
10th Percentile £13.13 £10.42 £12.75
90th Percentile £62.50 £78.05 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.40% +25.00% -23.66%

Loan IQ
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Loan IQ in the UK

Loan IQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Loan IQ in the UK

Loan IQ
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Loan IQ over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Loan IQ in the UK

Loan IQ
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Loan IQ within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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 +70 21 £500 -14.89%
London +19 21 £500 -14.89%
Scotland - 2 - -
UK excluding London - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Loan IQ 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 Loan IQ.

1 15 (65.22%) Finance
1 15 (65.22%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 6 (26.09%) Murex
4 6 (26.09%) DB2
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
5 5 (21.74%) QA
6 4 (17.39%) Derivative
6 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 4 (17.39%) Wallstreet Suite
6 4 (17.39%) FLEXCUBE
6 4 (17.39%) Wholesale Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
7 3 (13.04%) Front Office
7 3 (13.04%) Data Management
7 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
7 3 (13.04%) Murex Flex
7 3 (13.04%) Data Mart
7 3 (13.04%) Murex MxML
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Avaloq
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) Back Office

Loan IQ
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 (8.70%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (4.35%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) DB2
2 3 (13.04%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 15 (65.22%) Banking
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Wholesale Banking
4 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
4 3 (13.04%) Front Office
5 2 (8.70%) Back Office
6 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Business Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Murex Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Murex Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Back Office Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Change Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Development Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Murex Flex
1 3 (13.04%) Murex MxML
2 1 (4.35%) JPA
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Derivative
2 4 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
2 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.04%) Data Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
3 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Physics
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (4.35%) EMIR
2 1 (4.35%) FATCA
2 1 (4.35%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Murex
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Wallstreet Suite
3 2 (8.70%) Avaloq
3 2 (8.70%) Calypso
3 2 (8.70%) Misys