The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading 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 ION Trading over the 3 months to 9 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ION Trading.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 383 389 345
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -44
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 39 45 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.49% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 66
Median daily rate £650 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £686 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £641 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+50.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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England

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
9225 9125 10345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.97% 40.45% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6154 6047 7076
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 159 264
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +20.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.34 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in London

ION Trading
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in London

ION Trading
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION Trading across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

ION Trading Daily Rate Histogram in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading across the London region.

ION Trading Hourly Rate Trend in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 7 £688 +10.00% 1
Feltham - 1 £498 -
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England

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 46 (73.02%) Fixed Income
2 38 (60.32%) Front Office
3 36 (57.14%) Electronic Trading
4 32 (50.79%) Java
5 24 (38.10%) TIBCO
5 24 (38.10%) RMDS
6 23 (36.51%) Reuters
6 23 (36.51%) Multithreading
7 22 (34.92%) Rendezvous
8 19 (30.16%) Linux
8 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (26.98%) C++
10 16 (25.40%) Workflow
11 15 (23.81%) FIX Protocol
11 15 (23.81%) Oracle
11 15 (23.81%) JUnit
12 14 (22.22%) Banking
13 13 (20.63%) Finance
13 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
13 13 (20.63%) .NET
14 12 (19.05%) ION MarketView
14 12 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (19.05%) C#
14 12 (19.05%) Derivative
14 12 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
15 9 (14.29%) Murex
15 9 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
16 8 (12.70%) KDB
16 8 (12.70%) Project Management
16 8 (12.70%) Bloomberg

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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 12 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Confluence
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.17%) MS Project
1 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (38.10%) RMDS
2 12 (19.05%) ION MarketView
3 6 (9.52%) Summit
4 2 (3.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) LAN
1 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) KDB
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) JUnit
2 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) Maven
3 1 (1.59%) NUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (60.32%) Front Office
2 14 (22.22%) Banking
3 13 (20.63%) Finance
4 7 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.35%) Back Office
6 2 (3.17%) French Language
7 1 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Retail
7 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 12 (19.05%) Real Time Developer
6 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
6 10 (15.87%) C++ Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Business Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
8 8 (12.70%) Front Office C++ Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Risk Manager
10 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) FX Support Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) MiFID Business Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) Rendezvous
2 15 (23.81%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (20.63%) .NET
4 7 (11.11%) WinForms
5 2 (3.17%) Ajax
5 2 (3.17%) HTML
5 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) Spring
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
5 2 (3.17%) XHTML
5 2 (3.17%) XML
6 1 (1.59%) FpML
6 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (73.02%) Fixed Income
2 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.05%) Derivative
3 12 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (7.94%) User Experience
5 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.35%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.17%) Equities
7 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.59%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Unix
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Electronic Trading
2 23 (36.51%) Multithreading
3 16 (25.40%) Workflow
4 9 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (12.70%) Project Management
6 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Data Architecture
8 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.76%) System Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Data Mapping
9 2 (3.17%) ITIL
9 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.17%) MVVM
9 2 (3.17%) OOP
9 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Java
2 17 (26.98%) C++
3 12 (19.05%) C#
4 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.35%) C
5 4 (6.35%) SQL
5 4 (6.35%) Tcl
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) TIBCO
2 23 (36.51%) Reuters
3 15 (23.81%) Oracle
4 9 (14.29%) Murex
5 8 (12.70%) Bloomberg
6 5 (7.94%) Calypso
7 3 (4.76%) Sybase
7 3 (4.76%) Yolus
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.17%) Splunk
8 2 (3.17%) Tradeweb
9 1 (1.59%) Currenex
9 1 (1.59%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.59%) FXall
9 1 (1.59%) SAP
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