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 23 January 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 ION Trading.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ION Trading
England / London
Rank 337 386 343
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -43
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 63 26 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.31% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 15 59
Median daily rate £650 £625 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £910 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+76.47% +6.25%
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
8449 8486 9563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.35% 41.10% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5648 5532 6373
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 148 199
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

ION Trading Daily Rate Histogram in London

ION Trading
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

ION Trading
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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -3 10 £575 -8.00%
ION Trading
England

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 76 (78.35%) Fixed Income
2 70 (72.16%) Electronic Trading
3 59 (60.82%) Java
4 43 (44.33%) TIBCO
5 41 (42.27%) Front Office
6 37 (38.14%) ION MarketView
7 36 (37.11%) Multithreading
8 35 (36.08%) Rendezvous
9 34 (35.05%) RMDS
10 33 (34.02%) Linux
11 32 (32.99%) Reuters
12 28 (28.87%) FIX Protocol
13 27 (27.84%) JUnit
13 27 (27.84%) .NET
14 25 (25.77%) C#
15 24 (24.74%) Oracle
16 23 (23.71%) C++
16 23 (23.71%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
17 22 (22.68%) Workflow
18 21 (21.65%) Computer Science
19 20 (20.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 19 (19.59%) Multithreaded Programming
21 17 (17.53%) Oracle Workflow
22 15 (15.46%) Finance
22 15 (15.46%) Banking
23 13 (13.40%) Derivative
24 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
24 12 (12.37%) C
25 10 (10.31%) WinForms

ION Trading
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 17 (17.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.06%) Apache
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 37 (38.14%) ION MarketView
2 34 (35.05%) RMDS
3 5 (5.15%) Summit
4 2 (2.06%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) LAN
1 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) KDB
3 1 (1.03%) Big Data
3 1 (1.03%) Kdb+
3 1 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 27 (27.84%) JUnit
2 5 (5.15%) Mockito
2 5 (5.15%) NUnit
2 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.12%) JIRA
3 4 (4.12%) TestNG
4 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) Maven
5 1 (1.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (42.27%) Front Office
2 15 (15.46%) Banking
2 15 (15.46%) Finance
3 8 (8.25%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.19%) Back Office
5 2 (2.06%) French Language
6 1 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (63.92%) Developer
2 40 (41.24%) Java Developer
3 39 (40.21%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 29 (29.90%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 19 (19.59%) Analyst
5 19 (19.59%) C# Developer
6 12 (12.37%) Real Time Developer
7 11 (11.34%) C++ Developer
8 10 (10.31%) C++/C# Developer
9 9 (9.28%) Business Analyst
9 9 (9.28%) Front Office C++ Developer
9 9 (9.28%) Front Office Developer
10 6 (6.19%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.19%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
11 5 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.15%) C# WPF Developer
11 5 (5.15%) WPF Developer
11 5 (5.15%) XAML Developer
12 4 (4.12%) C# GUI Developer
12 4 (4.12%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.08%) Rendezvous
2 28 (28.87%) FIX Protocol
3 27 (27.84%) .NET
4 10 (10.31%) WinForms
5 9 (9.28%) WPF
6 7 (7.22%) JNI
7 3 (3.09%) Middleware
7 3 (3.09%) Spring
8 2 (2.06%) Ajax
8 2 (2.06%) Guice
8 2 (2.06%) HTML
8 2 (2.06%) SOAP
8 2 (2.06%) Web Services
8 2 (2.06%) XHTML
8 2 (2.06%) XML
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.03%) FpML
9 1 (1.03%) JMS
9 1 (1.03%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 76 (78.35%) Fixed Income
2 23 (23.71%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (21.65%) Computer Science
4 20 (20.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (13.40%) Derivative
6 9 (9.28%) Equities
6 9 (9.28%) User Experience
7 5 (5.15%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (2.06%) Fintech
9 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (1.03%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.02%) Linux
2 10 (10.31%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (72.16%) Electronic Trading
2 36 (37.11%) Multithreading
3 22 (22.68%) Workflow
4 19 (19.59%) Multithreaded Programming
5 10 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.28%) SDLC
7 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.22%) Low Latency
9 6 (6.19%) MVVM
9 6 (6.19%) System Testing
10 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.15%) Project Management
11 4 (4.12%) TDD
11 4 (4.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.09%) API Development
12 3 (3.09%) Data Architecture
12 3 (3.09%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.09%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.06%) ITIL
13 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 59 (60.82%) Java
2 25 (25.77%) C#
3 23 (23.71%) C++
4 12 (12.37%) C
4 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.19%) SQL
6 5 (5.15%) XAML
7 4 (4.12%) Tcl
8 3 (3.09%) Python
9 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.06%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) PHP
10 1 (1.03%) Scala
10 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) MiFID
2 3 (3.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 43 (44.33%) TIBCO
2 32 (32.99%) Reuters
3 24 (24.74%) Oracle
4 10 (10.31%) Bloomberg
5 9 (9.28%) Murex
6 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.15%) Calypso
8 4 (4.12%) Tradeweb
9 3 (3.09%) Sybase
10 2 (2.06%) eSpeed
10 2 (2.06%) Splunk
10 2 (2.06%) Syncfusion
11 1 (1.03%) Currenex
11 1 (1.03%) DevExpress
11 1 (1.03%) Fidessa
11 1 (1.03%) FXall
11 1 (1.03%) SAP
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