The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hampshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 112 112 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.059% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £475 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
+129.26% -
Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
436 325 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.02% 19.08% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 194 138
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 69
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £12.35 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.63 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Hampshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Hampshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -7 1 £475 +72.72%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (75.00%) AS400
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco