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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading MarketView
Rank 353 375 352
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 45 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.084% 0.057%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.29% 0.91% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £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
1963 1975 1567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.29% 9.16% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1248 1149 900
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £624 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 9
Average hourly rate £42.75 £20.00 £23.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.75% -14.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.40 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £80.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
City of London +8 2 £600 -4.00%
ION MarketView
England

ION MarketView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 94 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 75 (79.79%) Fixed Income
3 51 (54.26%) Electronic Trading
4 49 (52.13%) Java
5 48 (51.06%) Front Office
6 35 (37.23%) Banking
7 29 (30.85%) TDD
7 29 (30.85%) Investment Banking
8 25 (26.60%) TIBCO
9 24 (25.53%) Multithreading
10 22 (23.40%) Derivative
11 19 (20.21%) Low Latency
11 19 (20.21%) UNIX
12 18 (19.15%) E-Commerce
13 17 (18.09%) C#
14 16 (17.02%) RMDS
15 15 (15.96%) Rendezvous
16 13 (13.83%) Finance
16 13 (13.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (10.64%) Windows
17 10 (10.64%) JUnit
17 10 (10.64%) WinForms
17 10 (10.64%) Syncfusion
17 10 (10.64%) Guice
17 10 (10.64%) TestNG
17 10 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
17 10 (10.64%) Mockito
18 9 (9.57%) BDD
18 9 (9.57%) HTML5

ION MarketView
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (3.19%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (17.02%) RMDS
2 2 (2.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) OLAP
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) JUnit
1 10 (10.64%) TestNG
1 10 (10.64%) Mockito
General
1 48 (51.06%) Front Office
2 35 (37.23%) Banking
3 29 (30.85%) Investment Banking
4 13 (13.83%) Finance
5 3 (3.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 42 (44.68%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.15%) Project Manager
4 16 (17.02%) IT Project Manager
5 13 (13.83%) Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Support Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) Applications Support
9 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.32%) WinForms Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Java Swing Developer
11 4 (4.26%) GUI Developer
12 3 (3.19%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (3.19%) Technical Analyst
13 2 (2.13%) Technical Support Analyst
13 2 (2.13%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 2 (2.13%) Senior Support Analyst
13 2 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
13 2 (2.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) Rendezvous
2 10 (10.64%) WinForms
2 10 (10.64%) Guice
3 9 (9.57%) HTML5
3 9 (9.57%) JavaFX
3 9 (9.57%) CSS
3 9 (9.57%) HTML
3 9 (9.57%) Swing
4 7 (7.45%) Web Services
4 7 (7.45%) RESTful
5 5 (5.32%) JNI
6 4 (4.26%) Middleware
6 4 (4.26%) .NET
7 3 (3.19%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.06%) XML
8 1 (1.06%) XSD
8 1 (1.06%) XSLT
8 1 (1.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 75 (79.79%) Fixed Income
2 22 (23.40%) Derivative
3 13 (13.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (7.45%) Thin Client
4 7 (7.45%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.26%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.06%) Open Source
7 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) UNIX
2 10 (10.64%) Windows
3 8 (8.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.26%) Electronic Trading
2 29 (30.85%) TDD
3 24 (25.53%) Multithreading
4 19 (20.21%) Low Latency
5 18 (19.15%) E-Commerce
6 13 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (9.57%) BDD
9 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.38%) ITIL
11 5 (5.32%) UML
12 4 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
13 3 (3.19%) OO
13 3 (3.19%) OOD
13 3 (3.19%) SOA
14 2 (2.13%) Problem Management
14 2 (2.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.13%) Java
2 17 (18.09%) C#
3 8 (8.51%) SQL
4 7 (7.45%) C++
5 6 (6.38%) Perl
6 5 (5.32%) C
7 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.19%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.06%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 25 (26.60%) TIBCO
3 10 (10.64%) Syncfusion
4 7 (7.45%) Bloomberg
5 5 (5.32%) Sybase
6 4 (4.26%) Reuters
6 4 (4.26%) Oracle
7 2 (2.13%) Tradeweb
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix
8 1 (1.06%) Splunk
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago