The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ION Trading.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ION Trading
London / City of London
Rank 134 144 172
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 12 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.79% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 17
Median daily rate £575 £588 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% -7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1227 1273 2229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.09% 39.91% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 948 1643
Median daily rate £450 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -4.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £10.40 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ION Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ION Trading
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 Trading across the City of London region.

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ION Trading
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION Trading across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

ION Trading Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading 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 City of London region with a requirement for ION Trading.

1 13 (76.47%) Fixed Income
2 11 (64.71%) ION MarketView
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
5 8 (47.06%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Front Office
7 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (29.41%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (23.53%) API Development
8 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (23.53%) Murex
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (17.65%) NAS
9 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
10 2 (11.76%) Derivative
10 2 (11.76%) KDB
10 2 (11.76%) Back Office
10 2 (11.76%) Project Management
10 2 (11.76%) Calypso
11 1 (5.88%) Currenex
11 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
11 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
11 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (64.71%) ION MarketView
2 1 (5.88%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) NAS
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) KDB
2 1 (5.88%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Front Office
4 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Back Office
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (5.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (17.65%) Support Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) FX Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Murex Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Murex Support
6 2 (11.76%) Murex Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Senior E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Fixed Income
2 5 (29.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Derivative
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (23.53%) API Development
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Murex
2 2 (11.76%) Calypso
3 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.88%) Currenex
3 1 (5.88%) FXall
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