The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spread Betting over the 3 months to 29 July 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spread Betting
Rank 590 574 537
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -37
Contract jobs citing Spread Betting 5 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.030% 0.056% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Spread Betting
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16581 16043 15621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.06% 32.49% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10647 9862 9473
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 617 679
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.94 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

Spread Betting
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spread Betting across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Spread Betting Jobs Demand Trend in England

Spread Betting
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Spread Betting Daily Rate Trend in England

Spread Betting
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Spread Betting Hourly Rate Trend in England

Spread Betting
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 Spread Betting within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +1 4 £500 -4.76% 13
South East - 1 - -
Spread Betting
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Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting.

1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 4 (23.53%) Android
4 4 (23.53%) Android Development
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (17.65%) Google
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Front Office
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) Middleware
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server

Spread Betting
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.76%) Front Office
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Android Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) iPhone Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) iPhone Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) Visualforce
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) CSS3
2 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) XHTML
3 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Android Development
2 3 (17.65%) OOP
2 3 (17.65%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.76%) Apex Code
4 2 (11.76%) SOQL
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya
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