Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 744 727 673
Rank change year-on-year -17 -54 +8
Contract jobs citing Murex 152 159 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 91 128
UK median daily rate £570 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £413 £425 £359
90th Percentile £800 £788 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £600
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +43.71%
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 43927 47590 49581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 45.32% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27311 29060 29226
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £233 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1460 1714 2108
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.24 £10.21
90th Percentile £45.50 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -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 24 November 2017.

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 7 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 24 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 -16 149 £570 -5.00% 3
London -5 148 £570 -8.80% 3
UK excluding London +23 3 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
South West -11 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Murex 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 Murex.

1 74 (48.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 72 (47.37%) Banking
3 66 (43.42%) Front Office
4 61 (40.13%) Finance
5 56 (36.84%) Derivative
6 43 (28.29%) Investment Banking
7 35 (23.03%) SQL
8 30 (19.74%) Java
9 25 (16.45%) Fixed Income
9 25 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (15.13%) Unix
11 22 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (13.82%) MiFID
13 19 (12.50%) Summit
14 18 (11.84%) Murex MxML
15 17 (11.18%) OTC Derivatives
16 16 (10.53%) Change Management
16 16 (10.53%) Linux
16 16 (10.53%) C#
16 16 (10.53%) Sybase
17 14 (9.21%) Equities
17 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Excel
17 14 (9.21%) Market Risk
18 13 (8.55%) Oracle
18 13 (8.55%) Windows
18 13 (8.55%) Test Automation
19 12 (7.89%) Calypso
19 12 (7.89%) Bloomberg
19 12 (7.89%) QA
20 11 (7.24%) XML

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 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.97%) Confluence
2 3 (1.97%) JBoss
2 3 (1.97%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.97%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (12.50%) Summit
2 6 (3.95%) Markit EDM
3 4 (2.63%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 3 (1.97%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (1.97%) ION MarketView
5 2 (1.32%) Kondor
5 2 (1.32%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.66%) Eikon
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.66%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.66%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.97%) AMQP
1 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.66%) LAN
2 1 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.26%) Data Mart
1 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 8 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.95%) Blockchain
3 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.97%) MySQL
3 3 (1.97%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.92%) JIRA
2 6 (3.95%) Maven
2 6 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.97%) FishEye
3 3 (1.97%) Hudson
3 3 (1.97%) JBehave
3 3 (1.97%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.97%) jMock
3 3 (1.97%) JUnit
3 3 (1.97%) MSTest
3 3 (1.97%) Selenium
3 3 (1.97%) Subversion
3 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.32%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.32%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.66%) HP UFT
General
1 72 (47.37%) Banking
2 66 (43.42%) Front Office
3 61 (40.13%) Finance
4 43 (28.29%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.92%) Back Office
6 4 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (32.89%) Developer
2 40 (26.32%) Analyst
3 27 (17.76%) Murex Developer
4 26 (17.11%) Business Analyst
5 19 (12.50%) Murex Analyst
6 16 (10.53%) Murex Business Analyst
7 15 (9.87%) Project Manager
8 12 (7.89%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.58%) Front Office Developer
9 10 (6.58%) QA Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Consultant
11 7 (4.61%) Derivatives Business Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) FX Business Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) Investment Banking Project Manager
11 7 (4.61%) Murex Project Manager
11 7 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) Sybase Developer
11 7 (4.61%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.29%) Credit Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.84%) Murex MxML
2 11 (7.24%) XML
3 9 (5.92%) Middleware
4 7 (4.61%) .NET
5 6 (3.95%) Spring
5 6 (3.95%) WCF
5 6 (3.95%) Web Services
5 6 (3.95%) XSLT
6 5 (3.29%) Hibernate
6 5 (3.29%) WPF
7 4 (2.63%) Murex Flex
8 3 (1.97%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.97%) FpML
8 3 (1.97%) Java EE
8 3 (1.97%) JAXB
8 3 (1.97%) JDBC
8 3 (1.97%) JMS
8 3 (1.97%) JTA
8 3 (1.97%) JTS
8 3 (1.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 74 (48.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 56 (36.84%) Derivative
3 25 (16.45%) Fixed Income
4 17 (11.18%) OTC Derivatives
5 14 (9.21%) Equities
5 14 (9.21%) Market Risk
6 7 (4.61%) Credit Derivative
6 7 (4.61%) Credit Risk
6 7 (4.61%) Fintech
7 5 (3.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.63%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.97%) Exotic Derivative
9 3 (1.97%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.13%) Unix
2 16 (10.53%) Linux
3 13 (8.55%) Windows
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (10.53%) Change Management
4 13 (8.55%) Test Automation
5 11 (7.24%) Analytics
6 10 (6.58%) Project Management
7 9 (5.92%) BDD
7 9 (5.92%) OO
7 9 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (5.26%) Low Latency
8 8 (5.26%) Migration
8 8 (5.26%) TDD
9 7 (4.61%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.61%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.61%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (4.61%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.61%) SDLC
10 6 (3.95%) Multithreading
10 6 (3.95%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.03%) SQL
2 30 (19.74%) Java
3 16 (10.53%) C#
4 8 (5.26%) Perl
4 8 (5.26%) Python
5 7 (4.61%) C++
5 7 (4.61%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.97%) VBA
8 1 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.66%) XPath
8 1 (0.66%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (1.97%) Degree
1 3 (1.97%) ISEB
2 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.82%) MiFID
2 12 (7.89%) QA
3 9 (5.92%) EMIR
4 6 (3.95%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.66%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.97%) Control-M
3 1 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (10.53%) Sybase
2 13 (8.55%) Oracle
3 12 (7.89%) Bloomberg
3 12 (7.89%) Calypso
4 8 (5.26%) ION Trading
4 8 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.26%) Reuters
5 5 (3.29%) HP
6 4 (2.63%) Fidessa
7 3 (1.97%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.97%) DevExpress
7 3 (1.97%) Serena
7 3 (1.97%) Wallstreet Suite
8 2 (1.32%) Avaloq
8 2 (1.32%) Sophis
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco
9 1 (0.66%) Citrix
9 1 (0.66%) Dell
9 1 (0.66%) EMC
9 1 (0.66%) GoldenSource