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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 542 542 517
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 90 68 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 61 71
Average daily rate £600 £600 £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £351 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £238
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.00
ION Trading
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
22471 22915 22510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.87% 45.33% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14021 13259 12931
Average daily rate £413 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 713 1002 995
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.58 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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

ION Trading
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 28 April 2016.

ION Trading Daily Rate Histogram in England

ION Trading
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

ION Trading
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 28 April 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 +20 79 £600 -5.32% 5
South East -5 6 £450 +38.46%
Yorkshire +3 2 - -
North West - 2 £248 -
South West - 1 - - 1
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UK

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 67 (53.60%) Fixed Income
2 66 (52.80%) Front Office
3 52 (41.60%) Electronic Trading
3 52 (41.60%) ION MarketView
4 43 (34.40%) Java
5 36 (28.80%) Banking
6 32 (25.60%) RMDS
6 32 (25.60%) TIBCO
7 31 (24.80%) Rendezvous
7 31 (24.80%) Oracle
8 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 30 (24.00%) Derivative
9 28 (22.40%) Linux
10 27 (21.60%) SQL
10 27 (21.60%) Investment Banking
11 26 (20.80%) Reuters
12 25 (20.00%) Bloomberg
12 25 (20.00%) .NET
12 25 (20.00%) C#
13 23 (18.40%) User Experience
14 22 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (17.60%) Finance
15 21 (16.80%) XAML
15 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
15 21 (16.80%) WPF
15 21 (16.80%) MVVM
16 19 (15.20%) Spring
16 19 (15.20%) Unix
17 18 (14.40%) Visual Studio
17 18 (14.40%) NUnit

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (3.20%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
2 2 (1.60%) CMS
2 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.80%) JBoss
3 1 (0.80%) Node.js
3 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.80%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.80%) MS Project
2 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 52 (41.60%) ION MarketView
2 32 (25.60%) RMDS
3 3 (2.40%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.80%) Endur
4 1 (0.80%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (2.40%) Multicast
3 2 (1.60%) DNS
3 2 (1.60%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.60%) SSL
4 1 (0.80%) FTP
4 1 (0.80%) GSM
4 1 (0.80%) LAN
4 1 (0.80%) LTE
4 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.80%) UMTS
4 1 (0.80%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.80%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.80%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.80%) KDB
3 1 (0.80%) OLAP
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (14.40%) NUnit
1 18 (14.40%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) JUnit
3 2 (1.60%) Ant
3 2 (1.60%) Maven
4 1 (0.80%) Bower
4 1 (0.80%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.80%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.80%) Yeoman
General
1 66 (52.80%) Front Office
2 36 (28.80%) Banking
3 27 (21.60%) Investment Banking
4 22 (17.60%) Finance
5 10 (8.00%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (44.00%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) Java Developer
3 21 (16.80%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 19 (15.20%) C# Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Analyst
6 16 (12.80%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
6 16 (12.80%) C# WPF Developer
6 16 (12.80%) WPF Developer
7 14 (11.20%) .NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.20%) Senior Developer
8 13 (10.40%) Front Office Developer
9 12 (9.60%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (9.60%) UX Developer
9 12 (9.60%) XAML Developer
10 10 (8.00%) Project Manager
11 9 (7.20%) Applications Support
11 9 (7.20%) Support Analyst
12 7 (5.60%) Angular Developer
12 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.80%) Rendezvous
2 25 (20.00%) .NET
3 21 (16.80%) WPF
4 19 (15.20%) Spring
5 16 (12.80%) HTML
5 16 (12.80%) Spring Integration
6 14 (11.20%) AngularJS
7 11 (8.80%) FIX Protocol
8 10 (8.00%) HTML5
8 10 (8.00%) XML
9 8 (6.40%) Web Services
10 6 (4.80%) CSS
10 6 (4.80%) React
11 5 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (3.20%) Cocoa
12 4 (3.20%) Cocoa Touch
12 4 (3.20%) Core Animation
12 4 (3.20%) FpML
12 4 (3.20%) JMS
12 4 (3.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 67 (53.60%) Fixed Income
2 30 (24.00%) Derivative
3 23 (18.40%) User Experience
4 22 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (13.60%) Credit Derivative
6 14 (11.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.20%) Animation
9 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.80%) Equities
10 1 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.40%) Linux
2 19 (15.20%) Unix
3 10 (8.00%) Windows
4 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.60%) Android
6 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.60%) Electronic Trading
2 21 (16.80%) MVVM
3 17 (13.60%) Multithreading
4 16 (12.80%) TDD
5 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (12.00%) Project Management
6 12 (9.60%) Low Latency
7 9 (7.20%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 8 (6.40%) OO
8 8 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.60%) Workflow
10 6 (4.80%) Mobile Development
10 6 (4.80%) System Testing
11 5 (4.00%) OOD
11 5 (4.00%) SOA
11 5 (4.00%) Web Development
12 4 (3.20%) ITIL
12 4 (3.20%) Migration
12 4 (3.20%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.40%) Java
2 27 (21.60%) SQL
3 25 (20.00%) C#
4 21 (16.80%) XAML
5 12 (9.60%) Perl
5 12 (9.60%) Python
6 4 (3.20%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.40%) C++
8 2 (1.60%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.80%) C
9 1 (0.80%) MapBasic
9 1 (0.80%) PHP
9 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.80%) PMP
2 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) MiFID
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.60%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (0.80%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 32 (25.60%) TIBCO
2 31 (24.80%) Oracle
3 26 (20.80%) Reuters
4 25 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
6 16 (12.80%) Calypso
6 16 (12.80%) Murex
7 6 (4.80%) Tradeweb
8 5 (4.00%) Sencha
8 5 (4.00%) Sybase
9 4 (3.20%) Apple
9 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.40%) Sun
11 2 (1.60%) Cisco
11 2 (1.60%) Citrix
11 2 (1.60%) Dell
11 2 (1.60%) HP
11 2 (1.60%) Splunk
11 2 (1.60%) SunGard
11 2 (1.60%) Veeam
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago