The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 12 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 3 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.38% 10.91% 4.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.64% 23.08% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
Median daily rate £600 £663 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +3.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -71.27%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 52 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 46.81% 47.27% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 41 46
Median daily rate £525 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Docklands, London region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Equities
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) FATCA
3 1 (20.00%) EMIR
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Graphite
3 1 (20.00%) InfluxDB
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Proprietary Trading
3 1 (20.00%) Grafana
3 1 (20.00%) Collateral Management
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, 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 (20.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) FX Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Production Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) QA Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Collateral Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (20.00%) Proprietary Trading
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) EMIR
1 1 (20.00%) FATCA
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Calypso
2 1 (20.00%) IBM