The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of eSpeed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eSpeed over the 3 months to 26 February 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 eSpeed.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eSpeed
England / London
Rank 397 411 410
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing eSpeed 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.028% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.068% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 9
Median daily rate - £516 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8188 8775 9560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.83% 40.92% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5520 5758 6257
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 151 185
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

eSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

eSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in London

eSpeed
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

eSpeed Daily Rate Trend in London

eSpeed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing eSpeed 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 London region with a requirement for eSpeed.

1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (100.00%) Tradeweb
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) ION Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) MTS
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

eSpeed
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (33.33%) MTS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 1 (33.33%) BondVision
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Pricing Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) EMIR
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Tradeweb
2 2 (66.67%) ION Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) MarketAxess
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase