The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services 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 Trading over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ION Trading.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 554 514 535
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 42 79 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.17% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.37% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 64 33
Average daily rate £600 £600 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £400 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in England

ION Trading
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION Trading across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

ION Trading Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ION Trading Hourly Rate Trend in England

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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 Trading within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -34 34 £600 -4.00% 8
South East +18 4 £425 +13.33% 2
South West - 3 £371 -
Yorkshire -21 1 - -
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ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ION Trading 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 Trading.

1 53 (49.53%) Electronic Trading
2 51 (47.66%) ION MarketView
3 41 (38.32%) SQL
4 40 (37.38%) Linux
5 36 (33.64%) Front Office
6 35 (32.71%) Banking
7 34 (31.78%) Oracle
7 34 (31.78%) TIBCO
8 33 (30.84%) Rendezvous
9 31 (28.97%) Fixed Income
10 30 (28.04%) Python
11 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
12 28 (26.17%) Project Management
13 27 (25.23%) Investment Banking
14 26 (24.30%) Windows
14 26 (24.30%) ITRS Geneos
15 24 (22.43%) Firewall
16 22 (20.56%) Problem Management
16 22 (20.56%) Splunk
16 22 (20.56%) Multicast
17 20 (18.69%) Finance
18 19 (17.76%) Java
18 19 (17.76%) RMDS
19 18 (16.82%) Unix
20 17 (15.89%) Release Management
21 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
22 15 (14.02%) Low Latency
22 15 (14.02%) Multithreading
23 14 (13.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 13 (12.15%) Murex

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ION Trading 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 Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.87%) CMS
2 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.93%) MS Project
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 51 (47.66%) ION MarketView
2 19 (17.76%) RMDS
3 3 (2.80%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.93%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.43%) Firewall
2 22 (20.56%) Multicast
3 3 (2.80%) GSM
4 2 (1.87%) VPN
5 1 (0.93%) BGP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.93%) DHCP
5 1 (0.93%) LTE
5 1 (0.93%) MPLS
5 1 (0.93%) OSPF
5 1 (0.93%) RIP
5 1 (0.93%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) UMTS
5 1 (0.93%) VRRP
5 1 (0.93%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.93%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
1 5 (4.67%) NUnit
1 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.80%) JUnit
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.87%) Ant
3 2 (1.87%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.87%) Maven
4 1 (0.93%) Bower
4 1 (0.93%) Yeoman
General
1 36 (33.64%) Front Office
2 35 (32.71%) Banking
3 27 (25.23%) Investment Banking
4 20 (18.69%) Finance
5 7 (6.54%) Back Office
6 3 (2.80%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.87%) Automotive
7 2 (1.87%) Electronics
7 2 (1.87%) Military
7 2 (1.87%) Retail
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (28.97%) Developer
2 17 (15.89%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (14.95%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 15 (14.02%) Java Developer
5 14 (13.08%) Applications Support
6 13 (12.15%) Analyst
7 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.61%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.61%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
11 5 (4.67%) Geneos Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (4.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.84%) Rendezvous
2 8 (7.48%) .NET
3 7 (6.54%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (5.61%) WPF
5 5 (4.67%) Cocoa
5 5 (4.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 5 (4.67%) Core Animation
5 5 (4.67%) Spring
6 4 (3.74%) JMS
6 4 (3.74%) Middleware
6 4 (3.74%) XML
7 3 (2.80%) FpML
7 3 (2.80%) Web Services
8 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.87%) HTML
8 2 (1.87%) J2EE
8 2 (1.87%) Reactive Extensions
8 2 (1.87%) Spring Integration
9 1 (0.93%) HTML5
9 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.97%) Fixed Income
2 14 (13.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (12.15%) Derivative
4 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.48%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.48%) User Experience
6 6 (5.61%) Equities
7 5 (4.67%) Animation
8 3 (2.80%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.87%) Telematics
10 1 (0.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.38%) Linux
2 26 (24.30%) Windows
3 18 (16.82%) Unix
4 8 (7.48%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.53%) Electronic Trading
2 28 (26.17%) Project Management
3 22 (20.56%) Problem Management
4 17 (15.89%) Release Management
5 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.02%) Low Latency
6 15 (14.02%) Multithreading
7 13 (12.15%) TDD
8 12 (11.21%) Capacity Management
9 9 (8.41%) ITIL
10 7 (6.54%) Concurrent Programming
10 7 (6.54%) DevOps
10 7 (6.54%) Mobile Development
10 7 (6.54%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.61%) MVVM
11 6 (5.61%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.67%) BDD
12 5 (4.67%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.67%) iOS Development
12 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.32%) SQL
2 30 (28.04%) Python
3 19 (17.76%) Java
4 9 (8.41%) C#
5 8 (7.48%) Perl
6 6 (5.61%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.61%) XAML
7 5 (4.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.87%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) MapBasic
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) Degree
1 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) CCIE
2 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Firmware
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (24.30%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.93%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.93%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 34 (31.78%) Oracle
1 34 (31.78%) TIBCO
2 22 (20.56%) Splunk
3 13 (12.15%) Murex
4 12 (11.21%) Reuters
5 7 (6.54%) Bloomberg
6 6 (5.61%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.67%) Apple
7 5 (4.67%) Remedy
8 4 (3.74%) Calypso
8 4 (3.74%) Sybase
9 3 (2.80%) Infor
9 3 (2.80%) Tradeweb
10 2 (1.87%) EMC
10 2 (1.87%) Juniper
10 2 (1.87%) Perforce
10 2 (1.87%) Sun
11 1 (0.93%) Anite
11 1 (0.93%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.93%) VMware
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