Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Murex products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Murex over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 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 Murex S.A.S..

Murex
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 773 688 605
Rank change year-on-year -85 -83 +60
Contract jobs citing Murex 102 158 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.37% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 93 145
UK median daily rate £625 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £413 £425 £375
90th Percentile £850 £775 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - £750 £700
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +76.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Murex is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,513 43,208 45,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.85% 45.01% 42.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,815 26,535 27,057
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,421 1,627 1,820
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.30 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.12 £46.53 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +6.06%

Murex
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Murex in the UK

Murex
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Murex in the UK

Murex
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Murex over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Murex in the UK

Murex
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Murex in the UK

Murex
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 Murex within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
London -62 102 £625 +4.17% 16
England -68 102 £625 +4.17% 18

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Murex also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Murex.

1 56 (54.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 55 (53.92%) Banking
3 46 (45.10%) Front Office
4 43 (42.16%) Finance
5 40 (39.22%) Investment Banking
6 39 (38.24%) Derivative
7 26 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (20.59%) Summit
10 20 (19.61%) Java
10 20 (19.61%) SQL
11 19 (18.63%) Fixed Income
12 17 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
13 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
14 15 (14.71%) Calypso
15 13 (12.75%) Unix
15 13 (12.75%) Business Analysis
15 13 (12.75%) MiFID
16 12 (11.76%) Oracle
16 12 (11.76%) Change Management
17 10 (9.80%) Back Office
17 10 (9.80%) Equities
18 9 (8.82%) EMIR
18 9 (8.82%) Market Risk
18 9 (8.82%) C#
19 8 (7.84%) C++
19 8 (7.84%) XML
19 8 (7.84%) Credit Risk
19 8 (7.84%) Data Mart
20 7 (6.86%) ION Trading

Murex
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 (0.98%) Confluence
1 1 (0.98%) IIS
1 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
1 1 (0.98%) SAS
1 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Summit
2 2 (1.96%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (1.96%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.98%) Eikon
3 1 (0.98%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.98%) Kondor
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
2 1 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) Data Mart
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.96%) Big Data
3 2 (1.96%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.98%) HBase
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.98%) Power BI
4 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.98%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) JIRA
2 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.98%) JBehave
3 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (53.92%) Banking
2 46 (45.10%) Front Office
3 43 (42.16%) Finance
4 40 (39.22%) Investment Banking
5 10 (9.80%) Back Office
6 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.98%) Legal
7 1 (0.98%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Analyst
2 24 (23.53%) Developer
3 22 (21.57%) Business Analyst
4 17 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 14 (13.73%) Murex Developer
6 10 (9.80%) Investment Banking Project Manager
6 10 (9.80%) Murex Analyst
6 10 (9.80%) Murex Business Analyst
7 9 (8.82%) Murex Support
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.86%) FX Business Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Risk Manager
9 7 (6.86%) Risk Project Manager
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) C++ Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Murex Project Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.84%) XML
2 5 (4.90%) .NET
2 5 (4.90%) FIXML
2 5 (4.90%) FpML
3 4 (3.92%) Middleware
3 4 (3.92%) Murex Flex
3 4 (3.92%) Murex MxML
4 3 (2.94%) COM
4 3 (2.94%) JSON
5 2 (1.96%) WCF
5 2 (1.96%) WinForms
5 2 (1.96%) WPF
6 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.98%) Caliburn.Micro
6 1 (0.98%) JMS
6 1 (0.98%) RESTful
6 1 (0.98%) Spring
6 1 (0.98%) Web Services
6 1 (0.98%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 56 (54.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 39 (38.24%) Derivative
3 19 (18.63%) Fixed Income
4 17 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
5 10 (9.80%) Equities
6 9 (8.82%) Market Risk
7 8 (7.84%) Credit Risk
8 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.92%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (2.94%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.96%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.96%) Swaptions
12 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.98%) Exotic Derivative
12 1 (0.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.98%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Unix
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 3 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
4 13 (12.75%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.76%) Change Management
6 7 (6.86%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.86%) Project Management
7 6 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (4.90%) Analytics
8 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.92%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (3.92%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.92%) Greeks
9 4 (3.92%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.92%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.92%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (3.92%) SDLC
9 4 (3.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.61%) Java
1 20 (19.61%) SQL
2 9 (8.82%) C#
3 8 (7.84%) C++
4 7 (6.86%) Perl
4 7 (6.86%) Python
4 7 (6.86%) Shell Script
5 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.94%) VBA
7 1 (0.98%) C
7 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.98%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.98%) ACCA
4 1 (0.98%) CIMA
4 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.98%) MBA
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) MiFID
2 9 (8.82%) EMIR
3 5 (4.90%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (3.92%) PMO
5 3 (2.94%) Basel III
5 3 (2.94%) FATCA
5 3 (2.94%) QA
5 3 (2.94%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.98%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Control-M
2 2 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.98%) Ansible
3 1 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Calypso
2 12 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (6.86%) Bloomberg
3 7 (6.86%) ION Trading
4 6 (5.88%) Sophis
4 6 (5.88%) Sybase
5 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.92%) HP
6 4 (3.92%) Reuters
6 4 (3.92%) Wallstreet Suite
7 2 (1.96%) Fidessa
7 2 (1.96%) IBM
7 2 (1.96%) SunGard
7 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.98%) Cisco
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix
8 1 (0.98%) Cognos
8 1 (0.98%) Dell
8 1 (0.98%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.98%) Remedy