The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 7 July 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - 114
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
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- - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.00
Foreign Exchange (FX)
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
800 773 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.03% 26.79% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 437 353
Average daily rate £364 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 78 85
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £42.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
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