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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
138 135 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.69% 22.92% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 72 81
Median daily rate £375 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 12
Median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.61 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £60.00 £44.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Biology
2 2 (66.67%) Life Science
2 2 (66.67%) Swing
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical

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 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 3 (100.00%) Biology
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PhD