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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 127 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £600 - £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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
747 801 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.19% 28.95% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 425 430
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £514 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 87 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.94% +39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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)
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 1 £600 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 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 East of England region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python