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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 536 483 454
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -29
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 43 70 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 60
Average daily rate
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£556 £600 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +19.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £388
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -38.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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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
22232 21594 19770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 45.01% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13100 12532 10879
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1010 1142
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -37 33 £625 +4.16% 6
South East -10 7 £325 - 1
North West - 2 £475 - 2
East of England +6 1 £475 +100.00%
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 86 (66.15%) ION MarketView
2 66 (50.77%) Fixed Income
3 59 (45.38%) Electronic Trading
4 53 (40.77%) Front Office
5 45 (34.62%) Java
6 37 (28.46%) Finance
7 34 (26.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 33 (25.38%) Banking
9 30 (23.08%) Low Latency
10 26 (20.00%) TIBCO
11 25 (19.23%) Multithreading
12 24 (18.46%) Derivative
12 24 (18.46%) Linux
13 23 (17.69%) E-Commerce
14 22 (16.92%) Investment Banking
15 20 (15.38%) UNIX
15 20 (15.38%) C++
15 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
16 19 (14.62%) Rendezvous
17 15 (11.54%) SQL
17 15 (11.54%) Windows
17 15 (11.54%) TDD
18 14 (10.77%) Equities
18 14 (10.77%) RMDS
18 14 (10.77%) FIX Protocol
18 14 (10.77%) Python
18 14 (10.77%) Firewall
19 13 (10.00%) C#
19 13 (10.00%) Oracle
19 13 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.08%) MTS
2 1 (0.77%) SmartSockets
2 1 (0.77%) Confluence
2 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 86 (66.15%) ION MarketView
2 14 (10.77%) RMDS
3 4 (3.08%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.77%) Firewall
2 5 (3.85%) Multicast
3 3 (2.31%) WAN
4 2 (1.54%) LAN
4 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.77%) VPN
5 1 (0.77%) WLAN
5 1 (0.77%) SNMP
5 1 (0.77%) IPsec
5 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.77%) Wireless
5 1 (0.77%) DSL
5 1 (0.77%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) OLAP
3 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.77%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Mockito
1 4 (3.08%) JUnit
2 3 (2.31%) TestNG
3 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.77%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.77%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.77%) Subversion
4 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 53 (40.77%) Front Office
2 37 (28.46%) Finance
3 33 (25.38%) Banking
4 22 (16.92%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Marketing
6 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (36.92%) Developer
2 36 (27.69%) Java Developer
3 23 (17.69%) Project Manager
4 16 (12.31%) Applications Support
5 15 (11.54%) Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.46%) Support Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) IT Project Manager
6 11 (8.46%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (3.85%) C++ Developer
7 5 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (3.85%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (2.31%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.31%) Android Developer
9 2 (1.54%) GUI Developer
9 2 (1.54%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (1.54%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (1.54%) Applications Manager
9 2 (1.54%) Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.62%) Rendezvous
2 14 (10.77%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (6.92%) JNI
4 7 (5.38%) Middleware
5 5 (3.85%) .NET
6 3 (2.31%) XML
6 3 (2.31%) WinForms
6 3 (2.31%) Guice
6 3 (2.31%) REST
6 3 (2.31%) Android SDK
6 3 (2.31%) JSON
7 2 (1.54%) WPF
7 2 (1.54%) XSD
7 2 (1.54%) XSLT
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.77%) Web Services
8 1 (0.77%) HTML
8 1 (0.77%) Cocoa
8 1 (0.77%) Ultra Messaging
8 1 (0.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 66 (50.77%) Fixed Income
2 34 (26.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (18.46%) Derivative
4 14 (10.77%) Equities
5 6 (4.62%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.85%) Eurex
6 5 (3.85%) User Experience
7 4 (3.08%) SCADA
7 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.31%) PMI
9 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.77%) Open Source
10 1 (0.77%) e-Health
10 1 (0.77%) Animation
10 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.46%) Linux
2 20 (15.38%) UNIX
3 15 (11.54%) Windows
4 6 (4.62%) Solaris
5 5 (3.85%) Android
6 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.54%) SUSE
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.38%) Electronic Trading
2 30 (23.08%) Low Latency
3 25 (19.23%) Multithreading
4 23 (17.69%) E-Commerce
5 15 (11.54%) TDD
6 13 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.46%) Project Management
8 6 (4.62%) Business Analysis
8 6 (4.62%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (4.62%) Market Making
8 6 (4.62%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.85%) OO
9 5 (3.85%) Business Transformation
9 5 (3.85%) Mobile Development
9 5 (3.85%) Release Management
9 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.08%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.08%) UML
10 4 (3.08%) OOD
10 4 (3.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.62%) Java
2 20 (15.38%) C++
3 15 (11.54%) SQL
4 14 (10.77%) Python
5 13 (10.00%) C#
6 8 (6.15%) Perl
7 4 (3.08%) C
8 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.54%) Korn
9 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.77%) VB
10 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.77%) AWK
10 1 (0.77%) C-shell
10 1 (0.77%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.77%) CCNP
3 1 (0.77%) CCNA
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.77%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.77%) OpenView
2 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.77%) Netcool
2 1 (0.77%) Control-M
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.77%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 13 (10.00%) Oracle
3 12 (9.23%) Reuters
3 12 (9.23%) Bloomberg
4 7 (5.38%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.62%) Fidessa
6 5 (3.85%) Splunk
6 5 (3.85%) MarketAxess
7 4 (3.08%) Tradeweb
8 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.31%) eSpeed
8 3 (2.31%) Syncfusion
9 2 (1.54%) Patsystems
9 2 (1.54%) EasyScreen
9 2 (1.54%) CQG
9 2 (1.54%) Radianz
9 2 (1.54%) Apple
9 2 (1.54%) CA
9 2 (1.54%) Cisco
10 1 (0.77%) IBM
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