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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 604 606 559
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -47
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 24 28 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.053% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 39
Median daily rate £625 £588 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £313 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £275 £450
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
22578 23497 23071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.99% 44.19% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13977 14179 13166
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 756 1007 1020
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.52 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.60 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ION Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 21 £625 +4.16% 4
West Midlands - 2 £438 -
South East +11 1 £450 +63.63%
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ION Trading.

1 57 (53.27%) Fixed Income
2 52 (48.60%) Front Office
3 48 (44.86%) Electronic Trading
4 46 (42.99%) ION MarketView
5 40 (37.38%) Java
6 33 (30.84%) TIBCO
7 32 (29.91%) Rendezvous
8 26 (24.30%) RMDS
9 25 (23.36%) Reuters
9 25 (23.36%) C#
9 25 (23.36%) .NET
9 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
10 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (21.50%) Linux
10 23 (21.50%) Banking
11 22 (20.56%) MVVM
12 21 (19.63%) User Experience
13 20 (18.69%) Bloomberg
13 20 (18.69%) Oracle
13 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
14 19 (17.76%) Visual Studio
14 19 (17.76%) NUnit
15 18 (16.82%) Derivative
15 18 (16.82%) HTML
16 17 (15.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 17 (15.89%) Calypso
16 17 (15.89%) WPF
17 16 (14.95%) SQL
17 16 (14.95%) Finance
18 15 (14.02%) Credit Derivative

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.74%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.87%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Project
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (42.99%) ION MarketView
2 26 (24.30%) RMDS
3 1 (0.93%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.93%) Summit
3 1 (0.93%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) Firewall
2 5 (4.67%) Multicast
3 2 (1.87%) LAN
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) FTP
4 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) KDB
3 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (17.76%) NUnit
1 19 (17.76%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.48%) JUnit
3 3 (2.80%) Mockito
3 3 (2.80%) TestNG
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.93%) Maven
5 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (48.60%) Front Office
2 23 (21.50%) Banking
3 16 (14.95%) Finance
4 13 (12.15%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Back Office
6 2 (1.87%) Law
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (52.34%) Developer
2 27 (25.23%) Java Developer
3 24 (22.43%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 21 (19.63%) C# Developer
5 19 (17.76%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
6 13 (12.15%) Analyst
7 12 (11.21%) .NET Developer
7 12 (11.21%) Support Analyst
8 11 (10.28%) Applications Support
8 11 (10.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (10.28%) C# WPF Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Senior Developer
8 11 (10.28%) UX Developer
8 11 (10.28%) WPF Developer
9 10 (9.35%) Electronic Trading Support
9 10 (9.35%) Project Manager
10 9 (8.41%) Angular Developer
10 9 (8.41%) Front Office Developer
10 9 (8.41%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (6.54%) FX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.91%) Rendezvous
2 25 (23.36%) .NET
3 18 (16.82%) HTML
4 17 (15.89%) WPF
5 15 (14.02%) Spring
5 15 (14.02%) Spring Integration
6 14 (13.08%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.21%) HTML5
8 7 (6.54%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (5.61%) Cocoa
9 6 (5.61%) Cocoa Touch
9 6 (5.61%) Core Animation
9 6 (5.61%) Core Data
9 6 (5.61%) Web Services
9 6 (5.61%) XML
10 5 (4.67%) CSS
10 5 (4.67%) React
11 4 (3.74%) Dropwizard
11 4 (3.74%) SOAP
11 4 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 57 (53.27%) Fixed Income
2 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (19.63%) User Experience
4 18 (16.82%) Derivative
5 17 (15.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (14.02%) Credit Derivative
7 6 (5.61%) Animation
7 6 (5.61%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.50%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.67%) Windows
4 4 (3.74%) Unix
5 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) Electronic Trading
2 22 (20.56%) MVVM
3 14 (13.08%) Multithreading
3 14 (13.08%) TDD
4 10 (9.35%) Continuous Deployment
4 10 (9.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 10 (9.35%) Migration
5 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.41%) Project Management
6 6 (5.61%) iOS Development
6 6 (5.61%) Mobile Development
7 5 (4.67%) Low Latency
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.74%) OO
8 4 (3.74%) SDLC
8 4 (3.74%) Web Development
8 4 (3.74%) Workflow
9 3 (2.80%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.80%) OOD
9 3 (2.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) Java
2 25 (23.36%) C#
3 16 (14.95%) SQL
4 14 (13.08%) C++
5 13 (12.15%) XAML
6 11 (10.28%) Perl
6 11 (10.28%) Python
7 6 (5.61%) Apple Swift
7 6 (5.61%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.87%) C
9 2 (1.87%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) CISA
1 2 (1.87%) CISM
1 2 (1.87%) CISSP
1 2 (1.87%) CRISC
1 2 (1.87%) DBS Check
1 2 (1.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 33 (30.84%) TIBCO
2 25 (23.36%) Reuters
3 20 (18.69%) Bloomberg
3 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
3 20 (18.69%) Oracle
4 17 (15.89%) Calypso
5 13 (12.15%) Murex
6 6 (5.61%) Apple
6 6 (5.61%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.74%) Sencha
7 4 (3.74%) Tradeweb
8 3 (2.80%) 3Com
8 3 (2.80%) Cisco
8 3 (2.80%) Dell
8 3 (2.80%) HP
8 3 (2.80%) Sybase
8 3 (2.80%) Syncfusion
8 3 (2.80%) Veeam
8 3 (2.80%) VMware
8 3 (2.80%) Yolus