The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 74 -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £650 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.90% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
157 203 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.45% 23.85% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 107 133
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £210 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 41
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -30.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.35 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £52.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Cambridgeshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python