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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 182 182 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 17 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.91% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 10
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£634 £625 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £525 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £369
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 -
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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
2278 2760 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.87% 44.49% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1934 1954
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 75
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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

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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 27 April 2015.

ION Trading Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading across the City of London region.

ION Trading Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ION Trading 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 Trading.

1 23 (63.89%) Fixed Income
2 19 (52.78%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) ION MarketView
4 16 (44.44%) Front Office
5 14 (38.89%) Finance
5 14 (38.89%) C++
6 13 (36.11%) Banking
6 13 (36.11%) Low Latency
7 12 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 9 (25.00%) C#
9 9 (25.00%) TDD
9 9 (25.00%) Investment Banking
10 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
10 8 (22.22%) TIBCO
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 7 (19.44%) Sybase
11 7 (19.44%) UNIX
12 6 (16.67%) JUnit
12 6 (16.67%) VB
12 6 (16.67%) KDB
12 6 (16.67%) RMDS
12 6 (16.67%) Spring
12 6 (16.67%) Analytics
12 6 (16.67%) Mockito
13 5 (13.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (11.11%) Solaris
14 4 (11.11%) Linux
14 4 (11.11%) Fidessa
14 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ION Trading 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 Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) MTS
1 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (47.22%) ION MarketView
2 6 (16.67%) RMDS
3 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) KDB
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JUnit
1 6 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 16 (44.44%) Front Office
2 14 (38.89%) Finance
3 13 (36.11%) Banking
4 9 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (8.33%) Marketing
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Market Data Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Production Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Java Swing Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Spring
2 4 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.78%) WPF
3 1 (2.78%) JavaFX
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) XSD
3 1 (2.78%) XSLT
3 1 (2.78%) Swing
3 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Fixed Income
2 5 (13.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (11.11%) Derivative
4 3 (8.33%) SCADA
4 3 (8.33%) Equities
5 1 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.78%) Open Source
5 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX
2 4 (11.11%) Solaris
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Low Latency
2 12 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) OO
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (2.78%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (2.78%) BDD
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.78%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) C++
3 9 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (16.67%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.11%) Perl
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 8 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 7 (19.44%) Sybase
3 4 (11.11%) Fidessa
3 4 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 2 (5.56%) Radianz
4 2 (5.56%) Tradeweb
4 2 (5.56%) Reuters
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) MarketAxess
5 1 (2.78%) Solace
5 1 (2.78%) eSpeed
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago