The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Trading (eTrading)
Rank 470 441 327
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -114
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 154 180 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.44% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 153 225
Median daily rate £625 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £456 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Electronic Trading
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41405 41278 38388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.00% 79.99% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27604 27297 24281
Median daily rate £450 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 950 1073 1105
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Electronic Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in England

Electronic Trading
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Electronic Trading across the England region.

Electronic Trading Daily Rate Trend in England

Electronic Trading
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Electronic Trading across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Electronic Trading Daily Rate Histogram in England

Electronic Trading
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading across the England region.

Electronic Trading Hourly Rate Trend in England

Electronic Trading
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Electronic Trading within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London -28 151 £625 +4.16% 40
East Midlands -1 3 £425 -8.10% 3
Electronic Trading
UK

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading 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 England region with a requirement for Electronic Trading.

1 218 (54.50%) Front Office
2 217 (54.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 177 (44.25%) C#
4 147 (36.75%) Low Latency
5 141 (35.25%) Multithreading
5 141 (35.25%) Java
6 129 (32.25%) Banking
7 121 (30.25%) Finance
8 106 (26.50%) C++
9 100 (25.00%) Fixed Income
10 98 (24.50%) Analytical Skills
11 97 (24.25%) Unix
11 97 (24.25%) Linux
12 95 (23.75%) SQL
12 95 (23.75%) WPF
13 93 (23.25%) FIX Protocol
14 88 (22.00%) Investment Banking
15 77 (19.25%) .NET
16 72 (18.00%) TIBCO
17 69 (17.25%) Python
18 67 (16.75%) Equities
19 66 (16.50%) Oracle
19 66 (16.50%) SQL Server
20 63 (15.75%) Rendezvous
21 62 (15.50%) ION Trading
22 58 (14.50%) Risk Management
23 57 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
23 57 (14.25%) Algorithmic Trading
24 46 (11.50%) Market Making
25 44 (11.00%) WinForms

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.75%) Confluence
2 6 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) GemFire
5 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 38 (9.50%) RMDS
2 37 (9.25%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.75%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.25%) Eikon
4 1 (0.25%) Global One
4 1 (0.25%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.75%) Firewall
2 22 (5.50%) TCP/IP
3 16 (4.00%) Multicast
4 7 (1.75%) VPN
5 4 (1.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.75%) BGP
6 3 (0.75%) SAN
6 3 (0.75%) SSL
7 2 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.50%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.50%) LDAP
7 2 (0.50%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.50%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.25%) DHCP
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.25%) FTP
8 1 (0.25%) LAN
8 1 (0.25%) NGN
8 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.75%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.50%) KDB
5 5 (1.25%) DB2
6 3 (0.75%) Big Data
6 3 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.75%) HBase
6 3 (0.75%) Impala
6 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.75%) OLAP
7 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.50%) Tick Data
8 1 (0.25%) HSQLDB
8 1 (0.25%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 30 (7.50%) NUnit
1 30 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.50%) Jenkins
3 23 (5.75%) TeamCity
4 21 (5.25%) Subversion
5 16 (4.00%) JIRA
6 13 (3.25%) Maven
7 9 (2.25%) Gradle
7 9 (2.25%) Selenium
8 7 (1.75%) JUnit
9 6 (1.50%) Ant
9 6 (1.50%) Grunt
9 6 (1.50%) Hudson
9 6 (1.50%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.25%) Bower
10 5 (1.25%) Mocha
10 5 (1.25%) Mockito
10 5 (1.25%) Moq
10 5 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 218 (54.50%) Front Office
2 129 (32.25%) Banking
3 121 (30.25%) Finance
4 88 (22.00%) Investment Banking
5 23 (5.75%) Back Office
6 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.25%) Legal
6 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 232 (58.00%) Developer
2 111 (27.75%) C# Developer
3 76 (19.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 75 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 54 (13.50%) Analyst
5 54 (13.50%) C++ Developer
6 38 (9.50%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 32 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 32 (8.00%) Front Office Developer
8 28 (7.00%) WPF Developer
9 27 (6.75%) C# WPF Developer
10 25 (6.25%) Business Analyst
11 24 (6.00%) C++/C# Developer
11 24 (6.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
12 22 (5.50%) Electronic Trading Support
13 21 (5.25%) .NET Developer
13 21 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (5.25%) Senior Developer
13 21 (5.25%) Support Analyst
14 18 (4.50%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (23.75%) WPF
2 93 (23.25%) FIX Protocol
3 77 (19.25%) .NET
4 63 (15.75%) Rendezvous
5 44 (11.00%) WinForms
6 34 (8.50%) HTML
7 28 (7.00%) HTML5
8 19 (4.75%) Reactive Extensions
9 18 (4.50%) AngularJS
10 17 (4.25%) Middleware
11 16 (4.00%) XML
12 14 (3.50%) .NET Framework
12 14 (3.50%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (3.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 13 (3.25%) CSS
13 13 (3.25%) jQuery
13 13 (3.25%) STL
14 12 (3.00%) Ultra Messaging
15 10 (2.50%) CSS3
16 9 (2.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 217 (54.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 100 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 98 (24.50%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (16.75%) Equities
5 37 (9.25%) User Experience
6 22 (5.50%) Computer Science
6 22 (5.50%) Derivative
7 15 (3.75%) N-Tier
8 11 (2.75%) Fintech
9 9 (2.25%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.25%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.25%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (2.00%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.75%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (1.25%) Eurex
14 4 (1.00%) Data Centre
14 4 (1.00%) Physics
14 4 (1.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 97 (24.25%) Linux
1 97 (24.25%) Unix
2 28 (7.00%) Windows
3 15 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (2.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.50%) Solaris
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (36.75%) Low Latency
2 141 (35.25%) Multithreading
3 58 (14.50%) Risk Management
4 57 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (14.25%) Algorithmic Trading
5 46 (11.50%) Market Making
6 44 (11.00%) MVVM
7 40 (10.00%) OO
8 36 (9.00%) E-Commerce
9 34 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (7.50%) SDLC
11 29 (7.25%) Performance Optimisation
12 26 (6.50%) TDD
13 23 (5.75%) DevOps
13 23 (5.75%) Software Engineering
14 20 (5.00%) OOD
15 19 (4.75%) High Availability
15 19 (4.75%) Migration
15 19 (4.75%) Project Management
16 18 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (44.25%) C#
2 141 (35.25%) Java
3 106 (26.50%) C++
4 95 (23.75%) SQL
5 69 (17.25%) Python
6 31 (7.75%) Perl
7 21 (5.25%) XAML
8 20 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (3.75%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.50%) Ruby
11 8 (2.00%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.25%) PHP
12 5 (1.25%) Scala
13 3 (0.75%) C
13 3 (0.75%) VB
13 3 (0.75%) VBA
14 2 (0.50%) ES6
15 1 (0.25%) Clojure
15 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (5.25%) Degree
2 6 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.50%) RHCE
4 1 (0.25%) CCIE
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.00%) QA
2 13 (3.25%) MiFID
3 3 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.75%) EMIR
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.50%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.50%) NFS
2 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (3.75%) Puppet
2 13 (3.25%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (2.00%) Ansible
4 7 (1.75%) Nagios
5 6 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.00%) Icinga
6 4 (1.00%) logstash
7 3 (0.75%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.75%) Oozie
8 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.50%) yum
9 1 (0.25%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 72 (18.00%) TIBCO
2 66 (16.50%) Oracle
3 62 (15.50%) ION Trading
4 36 (9.00%) Microsoft
5 35 (8.75%) Reuters
6 15 (3.75%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.25%) Splunk
8 12 (3.00%) Informatica
9 11 (2.75%) Syncfusion
10 10 (2.50%) Atlassian
11 9 (2.25%) Sybase
12 8 (2.00%) Fidessa
13 6 (1.50%) Calypso
13 6 (1.50%) Currenex
13 6 (1.50%) DevExpress
13 6 (1.50%) MarketAxess
13 6 (1.50%) Murex
13 6 (1.50%) Solace
14 5 (1.25%) Bloomberg
14 5 (1.25%) Radianz
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