The table below looks at the statistics for ION MarketView skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION MarketView over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading MarketView
Rank 392 367 387
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 16 48 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.23% 0.091%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.99% 2.40% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 39 20
Average daily rate £625 £625 £625
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,050 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ION MarketView
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1609 2000 2113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.60% 9.43% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 988 1268 1213
Average daily rate £455 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £53.82 £75.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

ION MarketView
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ION MarketView across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

ION MarketView Jobs Demand Trend in London

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ION MarketView Daily Rate Trend in London

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION MarketView across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

ION MarketView Daily Rate Histogram in London

ION MarketView
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION MarketView within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +38 5 £625 -9.09%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
ION MarketView
England

ION MarketView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ION MarketView 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 ION MarketView.

1 51 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 45 (88.24%) Electronic Trading
3 31 (60.78%) SQL
4 28 (54.90%) Linux
5 27 (52.94%) TIBCO
6 26 (50.98%) Rendezvous
6 26 (50.98%) Python
7 24 (47.06%) Firewall
8 23 (45.10%) Oracle
9 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
9 22 (43.14%) Windows
9 22 (43.14%) Fixed Income
9 22 (43.14%) Splunk
9 22 (43.14%) ITRS Geneos
10 21 (41.18%) Multicast
11 19 (37.25%) Project Management
12 18 (35.29%) Banking
12 18 (35.29%) Problem Management
13 17 (33.33%) Release Management
14 16 (31.37%) Front Office
15 14 (27.45%) Investment Banking
16 12 (23.53%) Capacity Management
16 12 (23.53%) Java
17 11 (21.57%) Multithreading
17 11 (21.57%) RMDS
18 10 (19.61%) Unix
19 9 (17.65%) Finance
20 8 (15.69%) Low Latency
21 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
21 7 (13.73%) TDD

ION MarketView
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ION MarketView 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 ION MarketView. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) JBoss
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (21.57%) RMDS
2 1 (1.96%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JUnit
1 2 (3.92%) NUnit
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Bower
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Maven
2 1 (1.96%) Yeoman
General
1 18 (35.29%) Banking
2 16 (31.37%) Front Office
3 14 (27.45%) Investment Banking
4 9 (17.65%) Finance
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (31.37%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Front Office Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Geneos Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (9.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Splunk Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) Rendezvous
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (5.88%) Spring
3 3 (5.88%) Web Services
3 3 (5.88%) WPF
4 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) JMS
4 2 (3.92%) Spring Integration
4 2 (3.92%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.96%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) React
5 1 (1.96%) RESTful
5 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Fixed Income
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Derivative
3 3 (5.88%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 22 (43.14%) Windows
3 10 (19.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Electronic Trading
2 19 (37.25%) Project Management
3 18 (35.29%) Problem Management
4 17 (33.33%) Release Management
5 12 (23.53%) Capacity Management
6 11 (21.57%) Multithreading
7 8 (15.69%) Low Latency
8 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.73%) Concurrent Programming
8 7 (13.73%) DevOps
8 7 (13.73%) TDD
9 3 (5.88%) MVVM
9 3 (5.88%) OO
10 2 (3.92%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.92%) Change Control
10 2 (3.92%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.92%) OOD
10 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.92%) SOA
10 2 (3.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) Python
3 12 (23.53%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) XAML
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 22 (43.14%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 27 (52.94%) TIBCO
3 23 (45.10%) Oracle
4 22 (43.14%) Splunk
5 6 (11.76%) Reuters
6 4 (7.84%) Bloomberg
6 4 (7.84%) Calypso
6 4 (7.84%) Murex
7 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.96%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.96%) OpenLink
8 1 (1.96%) Remedy
8 1 (1.96%) Sencha
8 1 (1.96%) Sun
8 1 (1.96%) Sybase
8 1 (1.96%) Tradeweb