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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ION Trading MarketView
Rank 541 506 497
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -9
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 46 50 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.06% 1.23% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 44 46
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£600 £575 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £600
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
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
4347 4063 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.15% 8.62% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2289 2472
Average daily rate £450 £443 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 70 93
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.20% -38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +1 46 £600 +4.34% 8
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ION MarketView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 69 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 50 (72.46%) Fixed Income
3 40 (57.97%) Java
4 33 (47.83%) Banking
5 28 (40.58%) UNIX
6 25 (36.23%) Front Office
6 25 (36.23%) Investment Banking
7 24 (34.78%) Electronic Trading
8 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (28.99%) Low Latency
10 17 (24.64%) Finance
11 15 (21.74%) RMDS
12 14 (20.29%) TDD
12 14 (20.29%) SQL
13 13 (18.84%) Linux
13 13 (18.84%) TIBCO
13 13 (18.84%) Rendezvous
13 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (17.39%) E-Commerce
14 12 (17.39%) C++
14 12 (17.39%) Derivative
15 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
15 11 (15.94%) C#
15 11 (15.94%) Oracle
16 10 (14.49%) ITIL
16 10 (14.49%) Middleware
16 10 (14.49%) Bloomberg
16 10 (14.49%) BDD
17 9 (13.04%) Perl
17 9 (13.04%) Automated Testing

ION MarketView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (8.70%) Confluence
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.25%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (21.74%) RMDS
2 2 (2.90%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.45%) OLAP
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) JIRA
2 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 33 (47.83%) Banking
2 25 (36.23%) Front Office
2 25 (36.23%) Investment Banking
3 17 (24.64%) Finance
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Developer
2 32 (46.38%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Java Swing Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Environment Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Support Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Support Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
9 2 (2.90%) GUI Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) Rendezvous
2 10 (14.49%) Middleware
3 8 (11.59%) JavaFX
3 8 (11.59%) HTML
3 8 (11.59%) CSS
3 8 (11.59%) Swing
3 8 (11.59%) HTML5
4 6 (8.70%) RESTful
4 6 (8.70%) Web Services
5 5 (7.25%) JNI
6 4 (5.80%) XML
7 1 (1.45%) QuickFIX
7 1 (1.45%) XSD
7 1 (1.45%) XSLT
7 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 50 (72.46%) Fixed Income
2 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.39%) Derivative
4 6 (8.70%) Fat Client
4 6 (8.70%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.45%) Wiki
8 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) UNIX
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 8 (11.59%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Electronic Trading
2 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.99%) Low Latency
4 14 (20.29%) TDD
5 12 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
7 10 (14.49%) ITIL
7 10 (14.49%) BDD
8 9 (13.04%) Automated Testing
8 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.70%) UML
11 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.80%) OO
12 4 (5.80%) OOD
12 4 (5.80%) SOA
13 3 (4.35%) Migration
13 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
14 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) Java
2 14 (20.29%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) C++
4 11 (15.94%) C#
5 9 (13.04%) Perl
6 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.70%) C
8 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.45%) Nagios
2 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 13 (18.84%) TIBCO
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle
4 10 (14.49%) Bloomberg
5 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.14%) Sybase
6 5 (7.25%) Atlassian
6 5 (7.25%) VMware
7 4 (5.80%) Tradeweb
8 2 (2.90%) Caplin
8 2 (2.90%) Reuters
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco
9 1 (1.45%) Sun
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) MarketAxess
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