The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess over the 3 months to 5 December 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 MarketAxess.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MarketAxess
Rank 613 613 595
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing MarketAxess 1 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.009% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £403 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +123.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MarketAxess
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
21058 21270 23397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.38% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12962 12663 14084
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 898 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

MarketAxess
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MarketAxess as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

MarketAxess Jobs Demand Trend in England

MarketAxess
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MarketAxess across the England region.

MarketAxess Daily Rate Trend in England

MarketAxess
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MarketAxess across the England region.

MarketAxess Hourly Rate Trend in England

MarketAxess
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 MarketAxess within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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 -4 1 - -
MarketAxess
UK

MarketAxess
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MarketAxess 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 MarketAxess.

1 4 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (50.00%) FXall
3 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Tradeweb
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) DB2
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) B2C

MarketAxess
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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Client Services Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Support
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) FXall
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) Tradeweb