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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 14 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.57% 2.24% 5.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 5.00% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £534 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £650 £400
% change year-on-year
-46.07% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
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 60 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 39.29% 44.78% 50.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 50 42
Median daily rate £600 £593 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

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)
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 24 September 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 2 (50.00%) SunGard
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) SunGard GMI
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Graphite
2 1 (25.00%) InfluxDB
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Proprietary Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Grafana
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) InfluxDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Director
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) FX Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Production Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Proprietary Trading
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Grafana
1 1 (25.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SunGard
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase