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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ION Trading
UK / England
Rank 499 556 503
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -53
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 69 34 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.074% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 59
Median daily rate £650 £563 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £392 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £748 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+76.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18774 19708 20813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.20% 43.03% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11666 11753 12409
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 662 805 918
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

ION Trading
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

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 24 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +42 64 £650 +4.00% 3
North West - 3 - -
South East +11 2 £750 +55.44% 1
ION Trading
UK

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 78 (71.56%) Fixed Income
2 72 (66.06%) Electronic Trading
3 60 (55.05%) Java
4 45 (41.28%) TIBCO
5 42 (38.53%) Front Office
6 37 (33.94%) Rendezvous
6 37 (33.94%) ION MarketView
6 37 (33.94%) Multithreading
7 36 (33.03%) RMDS
8 34 (31.19%) Reuters
8 34 (31.19%) Linux
9 29 (26.61%) FIX Protocol
10 28 (25.69%) JUnit
10 28 (25.69%) .NET
10 28 (25.69%) Oracle
11 27 (24.77%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (23.85%) C#
13 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
13 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
14 23 (21.10%) C++
14 23 (21.10%) Workflow
15 20 (18.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (17.43%) Finance
16 19 (17.43%) Multithreaded Programming
17 18 (16.51%) Oracle Workflow
18 15 (13.76%) Banking
19 13 (11.93%) Derivative
20 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (11.01%) Shell Script
20 12 (11.01%) C

ION Trading
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 18 (16.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.83%) Apache
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (33.94%) ION MarketView
2 36 (33.03%) RMDS
3 5 (4.59%) Summit
4 2 (1.83%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) LAN
2 3 (2.75%) WAN
3 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.92%) 3G
4 1 (0.92%) 4G
4 1 (0.92%) 5G
4 1 (0.92%) GSM
4 1 (0.92%) Internet
4 1 (0.92%) LTE
4 1 (0.92%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.92%) UMTS
4 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) KDB
3 1 (0.92%) Big Data
3 1 (0.92%) Kdb+
3 1 (0.92%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 28 (25.69%) JUnit
2 6 (5.50%) NUnit
2 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.59%) Mockito
4 4 (3.67%) JIRA
4 4 (3.67%) TestNG
5 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.92%) Maven
6 1 (0.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (38.53%) Front Office
2 19 (17.43%) Finance
3 15 (13.76%) Banking
4 8 (7.34%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.50%) Back Office
6 3 (2.75%) French Language
6 3 (2.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.92%) German Language
8 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (58.72%) Developer
2 40 (36.70%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 40 (36.70%) Java Developer
3 29 (26.61%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 20 (18.35%) C# Developer
5 19 (17.43%) Analyst
6 12 (11.01%) Real Time Developer
7 11 (10.09%) C++ Developer
8 10 (9.17%) C++/C# Developer
9 9 (8.26%) Business Analyst
9 9 (8.26%) Front Office C++ Developer
9 9 (8.26%) Front Office Developer
10 7 (6.42%) .NET Developer
10 7 (6.42%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
11 6 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.50%) C# WPF Developer
11 6 (5.50%) WPF Developer
11 6 (5.50%) XAML Developer
12 5 (4.59%) Architect
13 4 (3.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.94%) Rendezvous
2 29 (26.61%) FIX Protocol
3 28 (25.69%) .NET
4 10 (9.17%) WinForms
4 10 (9.17%) WPF
5 7 (6.42%) JNI
6 3 (2.75%) Middleware
6 3 (2.75%) Spring
7 2 (1.83%) Ajax
7 2 (1.83%) Guice
7 2 (1.83%) HTML
7 2 (1.83%) SOAP
7 2 (1.83%) Web Services
7 2 (1.83%) XHTML
7 2 (1.83%) XML
8 1 (0.92%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.92%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (0.92%) Core Animation
8 1 (0.92%) Core Data
8 1 (0.92%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 78 (71.56%) Fixed Income
2 27 (24.77%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
4 20 (18.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (11.93%) Derivative
6 10 (9.17%) User Experience
7 9 (8.26%) Equities
8 5 (4.59%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.83%) Fintech
10 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.92%) Animation
10 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.92%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.19%) Linux
2 10 (9.17%) Unix
3 7 (6.42%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (66.06%) Electronic Trading
2 37 (33.94%) Multithreading
3 23 (21.10%) Workflow
4 19 (17.43%) Multithreaded Programming
5 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.26%) SDLC
7 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.34%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.42%) Low Latency
8 7 (6.42%) MVVM
9 6 (5.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.50%) System Testing
10 5 (4.59%) Project Management
10 5 (4.59%) TDD
10 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.67%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (2.75%) Data Architecture
12 3 (2.75%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.05%) Java
2 26 (23.85%) C#
3 23 (21.10%) C++
4 12 (11.01%) C
4 12 (11.01%) Shell Script
5 6 (5.50%) SQL
5 6 (5.50%) XAML
6 4 (3.67%) Tcl
7 3 (2.75%) Python
8 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.83%) Perl
8 2 (1.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.92%) Scala
9 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) CCDP
2 3 (2.75%) CCIE
2 3 (2.75%) CCNA
2 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.75%) MBA
2 3 (2.75%) PhD
3 2 (1.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) MiFID
2 4 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 45 (41.28%) TIBCO
2 34 (31.19%) Reuters
3 28 (25.69%) Oracle
4 10 (9.17%) Bloomberg
5 9 (8.26%) Murex
6 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.59%) Calypso
8 4 (3.67%) SAP
8 4 (3.67%) Tradeweb
9 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.75%) Cisco
9 3 (2.75%) Citrix
9 3 (2.75%) Juniper
9 3 (2.75%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.75%) Sybase
9 3 (2.75%) VMware
10 2 (1.83%) eSpeed
10 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.83%) Splunk
10 2 (1.83%) Syncfusion
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