The table below looks at the statistics for ION MarketView skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION MarketView over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ION Trading MarketView
Rank 192 208 204
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 15 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.80% 2.48% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 14
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£600 £675 £644
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £600
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
536 565 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.96% 7.77% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 380 431
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £632 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -40.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

ION MarketView
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ION MarketView across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

ION MarketView Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ION MarketView across the City of London region.

ION MarketView Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION MarketView across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

ION MarketView Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ION MarketView also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ION MarketView.

1 20 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 16 (80.00%) Fixed Income
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) TDD
5 11 (55.00%) RMDS
6 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Banking
7 7 (35.00%) Investment Banking
7 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (35.00%) TIBCO
7 7 (35.00%) Rendezvous
7 7 (35.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) Low Latency
8 6 (30.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Swing
9 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 5 (25.00%) Web Services
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) Thin Client
9 5 (25.00%) JavaFX
9 5 (25.00%) Fat Client
9 5 (25.00%) RESTful
9 5 (25.00%) HTML5
10 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 4 (20.00%) Front Office
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ION MarketView also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ION MarketView. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (55.00%) RMDS
2 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Front Office
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Swing Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) GUI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Rendezvous
2 5 (25.00%) JavaFX
2 5 (25.00%) RESTful
2 5 (25.00%) HTML5
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XSD
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Fixed Income
2 5 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) Low Latency
5 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) UML
8 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) System Testing
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 7 (35.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (15.00%) Sybase
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Reuters
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £625 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + package
Posted: 2 days ago