The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ION Trading MarketView
Rank 515 475 552
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +77
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 42 47 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.11% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.98% 1.24% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 16
Average daily rate £600 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £738
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4305 3779 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.38% 8.75% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2544 2049 2548
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 72 68
Average hourly rate £27.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £75.75 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
ION MarketView
UK

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -39 42 £600 +4.34% 2
ION MarketView
UK

ION MarketView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 59 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 51 (86.44%) Java
3 38 (64.41%) Front Office
4 32 (54.24%) Fixed Income
5 30 (50.85%) Electronic Trading
6 29 (49.15%) UNIX
7 28 (47.46%) Multithreading
8 26 (44.07%) Bloomberg
9 24 (40.68%) Finance
10 18 (30.51%) .NET
11 17 (28.81%) Low Latency
12 15 (25.42%) Banking
13 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking
13 12 (20.34%) TIBCO
13 12 (20.34%) Rendezvous
13 12 (20.34%) MarketAxess
14 11 (18.64%) UML
15 10 (16.95%) OO
15 10 (16.95%) C#
15 10 (16.95%) OOD
16 9 (15.25%) C++
16 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
16 9 (15.25%) Financial Institution
17 8 (13.56%) Middleware
18 7 (11.86%) Windows
18 7 (11.86%) Linux
18 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
19 6 (10.17%) SQL
20 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
20 5 (8.47%) RMDS

ION MarketView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) JUnit
2 3 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 38 (64.41%) Front Office
2 24 (40.68%) Finance
3 15 (25.42%) Banking
4 12 (20.34%) Investment Banking
5 9 (15.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Senior Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Java Consultant
8 1 (1.69%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) Rendezvous
3 8 (13.56%) Middleware
4 2 (3.39%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.69%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (54.24%) Fixed Income
2 5 (8.47%) Derivative
3 4 (6.78%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) UNIX
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Electronic Trading
2 28 (47.46%) Multithreading
3 17 (28.81%) Low Latency
4 11 (18.64%) UML
5 10 (16.95%) OO
5 10 (16.95%) OOD
6 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.78%) System Testing
10 2 (3.39%) Workflow
10 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.39%) Service Management
10 2 (3.39%) Change Management
10 2 (3.39%) Regression Testing
11 1 (1.69%) ITIL
11 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (86.44%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) C#
3 9 (15.25%) C++
4 6 (10.17%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Tcl
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 26 (44.07%) Bloomberg
3 12 (20.34%) MarketAxess
3 12 (20.34%) TIBCO
4 5 (8.47%) Reuters
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle
5 3 (5.08%) Sun
6 1 (1.69%) Sybase
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago