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 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 509 490 446
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -44
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 68 82 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 71 55
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£600 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £325 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £369
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 -
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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
22990 22610 19925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.45% 45.53% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13329 13012 10913
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £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 994 1006 1115
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -18 59 £634 +5.62% 3
South East -13 7 £325 - 2
East of England +12 1 £475 +100.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 94 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 82 (58.16%) Fixed Income
3 71 (50.35%) Electronic Trading
4 63 (44.68%) Front Office
5 59 (41.84%) Java
6 39 (27.66%) TIBCO
7 38 (26.95%) Finance
8 36 (25.53%) Multithreading
9 35 (24.82%) Banking
9 35 (24.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 33 (23.40%) Low Latency
11 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
12 27 (19.15%) C#
12 27 (19.15%) Derivative
13 26 (18.44%) TDD
13 26 (18.44%) C++
14 25 (17.73%) E-Commerce
15 22 (15.60%) Linux
15 22 (15.60%) Investment Banking
16 21 (14.89%) UNIX
17 19 (13.48%) Rendezvous
18 16 (11.35%) JUnit
18 16 (11.35%) Mockito
19 15 (10.64%) Windows
20 14 (9.93%) Equities
20 14 (9.93%) Oracle
20 14 (9.93%) SQL
20 14 (9.93%) RMDS
20 14 (9.93%) FIX Protocol
21 13 (9.22%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (3.55%) MTS
2 1 (0.71%) SmartSockets
2 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Office
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 94 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 14 (9.93%) RMDS
3 3 (2.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.51%) Firewall
2 4 (2.84%) Multicast
3 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.13%) LAN
3 3 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (0.71%) SNMP
4 1 (0.71%) WLAN
4 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.71%) Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) IPsec
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) DSL
4 1 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) KDB
3 4 (2.84%) OLAP
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (11.35%) JUnit
1 16 (11.35%) Mockito
2 10 (7.09%) TestNG
3 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 63 (44.68%) Front Office
2 38 (26.95%) Finance
3 35 (24.82%) Banking
4 22 (15.60%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Marketing
6 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 59 (41.84%) Developer
2 47 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 25 (17.73%) Project Manager
4 18 (12.77%) Analyst
5 15 (10.64%) Applications Support
6 13 (9.22%) Support Analyst
6 13 (9.22%) C# Developer
6 13 (9.22%) IT Project Manager
7 10 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.55%) C++ Developer
8 5 (3.55%) WinForms Developer
8 5 (3.55%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (2.84%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.13%) Team Leader
11 2 (1.42%) Java Programmer
11 2 (1.42%) Applications Manager
11 2 (1.42%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 2 (1.42%) Support Manager
11 2 (1.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.48%) Rendezvous
2 14 (9.93%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (7.09%) WinForms
3 10 (7.09%) Guice
4 9 (6.38%) JNI
5 8 (5.67%) .NET
6 7 (4.96%) Middleware
7 6 (4.26%) Spring
8 4 (2.84%) XML
9 3 (2.13%) XSD
9 3 (2.13%) XSLT
9 3 (2.13%) WPF
10 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.42%) HTML
10 2 (1.42%) Web Services
10 2 (1.42%) HTML5
11 1 (0.71%) Ultra Messaging
11 1 (0.71%) REST
11 1 (0.71%) Reactive Extensions
11 1 (0.71%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 82 (58.16%) Fixed Income
2 35 (24.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (19.15%) Derivative
4 14 (9.93%) Equities
5 6 (4.26%) Eurex
6 4 (2.84%) SCADA
6 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.84%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.13%) User Experience
8 2 (1.42%) Open Source
8 2 (1.42%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) e-Health
9 1 (0.71%) Animation
9 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.71%) PMI
9 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) Linux
2 21 (14.89%) UNIX
3 15 (10.64%) Windows
4 7 (4.96%) Solaris
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.13%) SUSE
5 3 (2.13%) Android
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (50.35%) Electronic Trading
2 36 (25.53%) Multithreading
3 33 (23.40%) Low Latency
4 26 (18.44%) TDD
5 25 (17.73%) E-Commerce
6 11 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.09%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (5.67%) Project Management
9 7 (4.96%) Analytics
10 6 (4.26%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.26%) Algorithmic Trading
11 5 (3.55%) Release Management
11 5 (3.55%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.55%) OO
11 5 (3.55%) Market Making
11 5 (3.55%) Capacity Management
11 5 (3.55%) Business Transformation
12 4 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (2.84%) UML
12 4 (2.84%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.84%) Java
2 27 (19.15%) C#
3 26 (18.44%) C++
4 14 (9.93%) SQL
5 12 (8.51%) Python
6 8 (5.67%) Perl
7 6 (4.26%) VB
8 5 (3.55%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.84%) C
10 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.42%) Korn
10 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.71%) C-shell
11 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.71%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (4.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) CCNP
2 1 (0.71%) CCNA
2 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.71%) OpenView
2 1 (0.71%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.71%) Netcool
2 1 (0.71%) Control-M
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 39 (27.66%) TIBCO
2 14 (9.93%) Oracle
3 13 (9.22%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.51%) Reuters
4 12 (8.51%) Bloomberg
5 10 (7.09%) Syncfusion
6 7 (4.96%) Fidessa
7 6 (4.26%) Sybase
8 5 (3.55%) Tradeweb
9 4 (2.84%) MarketAxess
9 4 (2.84%) Splunk
10 3 (2.13%) EasyScreen
10 3 (2.13%) eSpeed
10 3 (2.13%) CQG
10 3 (2.13%) Patsystems
10 3 (2.13%) Cisco
10 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.42%) Apple
11 2 (1.42%) Citrix
11 2 (1.42%) Radianz
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