The table below looks at the statistics for ION MarketView skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION MarketView over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ION Trading MarketView
Rank 527 525 510
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 55 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.072% 0.053%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.26% 0.81% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 23
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£600 £650 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4369 4213 4152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.63% 8.90% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2333 2139
Average daily rate £443 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 84
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.08% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.53 £56.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

ION MarketView
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ION MarketView across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

ION MarketView Jobs Demand Trend in England

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ION MarketView Daily Rate Trend in England

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION MarketView across the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

ION MarketView Daily Rate Histogram in England

ION MarketView
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION MarketView within the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 55 £600 -7.69% 4
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ION MarketView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ION MarketView 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 ION MarketView.

1 82 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 71 (86.59%) Fixed Income
3 42 (51.22%) Electronic Trading
4 41 (50.00%) Java
5 33 (40.24%) Banking
6 31 (37.80%) Front Office
7 27 (32.93%) Investment Banking
8 25 (30.49%) TDD
9 24 (29.27%) TIBCO
10 22 (26.83%) Multithreading
11 20 (24.39%) UNIX
12 17 (20.73%) C#
13 16 (19.51%) RMDS
13 16 (19.51%) Derivative
14 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (18.29%) Low Latency
15 14 (17.07%) Rendezvous
16 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
16 11 (13.41%) BDD
17 10 (12.20%) Guice
17 10 (12.20%) TestNG
17 10 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
17 10 (12.20%) Mockito
17 10 (12.20%) Syncfusion
17 10 (12.20%) JUnit
17 10 (12.20%) Finance
17 10 (12.20%) WinForms
17 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (10.98%) CSS
18 9 (10.98%) Windows

ION MarketView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ION MarketView 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 ION MarketView. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.44%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (19.51%) RMDS
2 2 (2.44%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) OLAP
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) TestNG
1 10 (12.20%) Mockito
1 10 (12.20%) JUnit
General
1 33 (40.24%) Banking
2 31 (37.80%) Front Office
3 27 (32.93%) Investment Banking
4 10 (12.20%) Finance
5 3 (3.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Developer
2 36 (43.90%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Analyst
4 12 (14.63%) Support Analyst
5 11 (13.41%) Project Manager
5 11 (13.41%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.41%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (9.76%) Applications Support
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Technical Support
9 5 (6.10%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) WinForms Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Java Swing Developer
10 4 (4.88%) GUI Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Support Manager
11 3 (3.66%) Technical Support Manager
11 3 (3.66%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.66%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) Rendezvous
2 10 (12.20%) Guice
2 10 (12.20%) WinForms
3 9 (10.98%) CSS
3 9 (10.98%) HTML
3 9 (10.98%) Swing
3 9 (10.98%) JavaFX
3 9 (10.98%) HTML5
4 7 (8.54%) Web Services
4 7 (8.54%) RESTful
5 5 (6.10%) Middleware
5 5 (6.10%) JNI
6 2 (2.44%) .NET
7 1 (1.22%) XML
7 1 (1.22%) XSD
7 1 (1.22%) XSLT
7 1 (1.22%) WPF
7 1 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 71 (86.59%) Fixed Income
2 16 (19.51%) Derivative
3 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.54%) Thin Client
4 7 (8.54%) Fat Client
5 5 (6.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (4.88%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.66%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.22%) Open Source
9 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) UNIX
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 4 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Electronic Trading
2 25 (30.49%) TDD
3 22 (26.83%) Multithreading
4 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.29%) Low Latency
5 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
5 11 (13.41%) BDD
6 10 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.98%) Automated Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.54%) ITIL
9 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.66%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.66%) Migration
10 3 (3.66%) UML
11 2 (2.44%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.44%) Business Transformation
11 2 (2.44%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (20.73%) C#
3 9 (10.98%) SQL
4 7 (8.54%) C++
5 5 (6.10%) C
5 5 (6.10%) Perl
6 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 24 (29.27%) TIBCO
3 10 (12.20%) Syncfusion
4 6 (7.32%) Bloomberg
5 5 (6.10%) Sybase
6 3 (3.66%) Tradeweb
7 2 (2.44%) Reuters
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.22%) Citrix