The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
88 58 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 37.13% 27.36% 33.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 39 43
Median daily rate £370 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £22.44 £41.24 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.58% +217.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £41.24 £12.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.21 £42.12 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) FX Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC