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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank 565 524 482
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -42
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 30 61 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 57
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£563 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £219 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £614 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £41.42
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23220 23265 22457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.82% 45.48% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14070 13335 12749
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1045 1040
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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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

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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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -40 27 £588 +11.90% 5
South East -9 3 £275 - 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 39 (55.71%) ION MarketView
2 35 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 27 (38.57%) Electronic Trading
4 21 (30.00%) Front Office
5 18 (25.71%) Banking
5 18 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (25.71%) Low Latency
6 17 (24.29%) SQL
7 16 (22.86%) Finance
8 14 (20.00%) Java
9 13 (18.57%) Linux
9 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (18.57%) Investment Banking
10 12 (17.14%) Project Management
10 12 (17.14%) UNIX
11 11 (15.71%) Python
12 10 (14.29%) Firewall
12 10 (14.29%) Reuters
12 10 (14.29%) Perl
13 9 (12.86%) Windows
13 9 (12.86%) Bloomberg
13 9 (12.86%) eSpeed
13 9 (12.86%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (12.86%) Multithreading
13 9 (12.86%) Multicast
14 8 (11.43%) Mobile App
15 7 (10.00%) Mobile Development
15 7 (10.00%) MarketAxess
15 7 (10.00%) Capacity Management
15 7 (10.00%) Derivative

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (5.71%) MTS
2 2 (2.86%) SmartSockets
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (55.71%) ION MarketView
2 6 (8.57%) RMDS
3 1 (1.43%) SunGard GMI
3 1 (1.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (12.86%) Multicast
3 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.29%) VPN
4 3 (4.29%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) MPLS
5 2 (2.86%) OSPF
5 2 (2.86%) BGP
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) DHCP
5 2 (2.86%) RIP
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.43%) SNMP
6 1 (1.43%) DSL
6 1 (1.43%) WLAN
6 1 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.43%) Wireless
6 1 (1.43%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) OLAP
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.86%) Subversion
1 2 (2.86%) JIRA
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (30.00%) Front Office
2 18 (25.71%) Banking
3 16 (22.86%) Finance
4 13 (18.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Legal
5 2 (2.86%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Military
6 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (15.71%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Applications Support
4 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Real Time Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Programmer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Functional Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (8.57%) Middleware
3 5 (7.14%) Rendezvous
4 4 (5.71%) JSON
4 4 (5.71%) REST
4 4 (5.71%) Android SDK
5 3 (4.29%) XML
5 3 (4.29%) HTML
5 3 (4.29%) Spring
5 3 (4.29%) JNI
6 2 (2.86%) Ajax
6 2 (2.86%) Cocoa
6 2 (2.86%) Core Animation
6 2 (2.86%) .NET
6 2 (2.86%) SOAP
6 2 (2.86%) Web Services
6 2 (2.86%) XHTML
6 2 (2.86%) 802.1X
6 2 (2.86%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (2.86%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 18 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (11.43%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.00%) Derivative
4 7 (10.00%) Equities
5 6 (8.57%) User Experience
5 6 (8.57%) Eurex
6 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.86%) Animation
8 2 (2.86%) PMI
9 1 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.43%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) UNIX
3 9 (12.86%) Windows
4 6 (8.57%) Android
4 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (25.71%) Low Latency
3 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.14%) Project Management
5 9 (12.86%) Multithreading
6 7 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 7 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.57%) Change Management
7 6 (8.57%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) OO
8 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.14%) TDD
9 4 (5.71%) OOD
9 4 (5.71%) Android Development
10 3 (4.29%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (4.29%) SDLC
10 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.29%) Business Development
11 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) Java
3 11 (15.71%) Python
4 10 (14.29%) Perl
5 5 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.71%) C
7 3 (4.29%) C#
7 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.86%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) PMP
3 2 (2.86%) CCIE
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) OpenView
1 2 (2.86%) Unicenter
1 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.86%) Netcool
1 2 (2.86%) Control-M
1 2 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Reuters
2 9 (12.86%) Bloomberg
2 9 (12.86%) eSpeed
3 7 (10.00%) MarketAxess
4 6 (8.57%) Currenex
4 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.57%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.71%) Murex
5 4 (5.71%) Splunk
5 4 (5.71%) Tradeweb
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco
6 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.29%) CA
6 3 (4.29%) Apple
6 3 (4.29%) Remedy
7 2 (2.86%) Perforce
7 2 (2.86%) Sybase
7 2 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (2.86%) Citrix
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