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 20 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 ION Trading.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ION Trading
England / London
Rank 329 372 325
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -47
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 76 39 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.18% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.45% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 30 72
Median daily rate £650 £600 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £650 £750
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
8359 8604 9635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.14% 40.79% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5619 5629 6351
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 152 185
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.70 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +5 15 £575 -2.12% 3
ION Trading
England

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 93 (83.04%) Electronic Trading
2 92 (82.14%) Fixed Income
3 67 (59.82%) Java
4 51 (45.54%) TIBCO
4 51 (45.54%) ION MarketView
5 50 (44.64%) Front Office
6 43 (38.39%) Multithreading
7 40 (35.71%) Rendezvous
8 38 (33.93%) RMDS
9 37 (33.04%) Reuters
10 34 (30.36%) Linux
11 32 (28.57%) C#
11 32 (28.57%) JUnit
12 31 (27.68%) .NET
12 31 (27.68%) FIX Protocol
13 28 (25.00%) Oracle
13 28 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
15 24 (21.43%) Workflow
15 24 (21.43%) Multithreaded Programming
16 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
17 22 (19.64%) Finance
17 22 (19.64%) C++
18 21 (18.75%) Banking
19 19 (16.96%) Oracle Workflow
20 18 (16.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 16 (14.29%) WPF
22 14 (12.50%) SDLC
22 14 (12.50%) WinForms
22 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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 19 (16.96%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.89%) Apache
2 1 (0.89%) Confluence
2 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 51 (45.54%) ION MarketView
2 38 (33.93%) RMDS
3 4 (3.57%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 4 (3.57%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Firewall
1 3 (2.68%) NAS
1 3 (2.68%) SAN
2 1 (0.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) LAN
2 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) KDB
3 1 (0.89%) Big Data
3 1 (0.89%) Kdb+
3 1 (0.89%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 32 (28.57%) JUnit
2 8 (7.14%) Mockito
2 8 (7.14%) NUnit
2 8 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.25%) TestNG
4 3 (2.68%) JIRA
5 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.89%) Maven
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 50 (44.64%) Front Office
2 22 (19.64%) Finance
3 21 (18.75%) Banking
4 9 (8.04%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.36%) Back Office
6 2 (1.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (62.50%) Developer
2 46 (41.07%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 46 (41.07%) Java Developer
3 32 (28.57%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 26 (23.21%) C# Developer
5 20 (17.86%) Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) C++ Developer
7 11 (9.82%) Business Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Real Time Developer
8 10 (8.93%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
8 10 (8.93%) C++/C# Developer
8 10 (8.93%) Front Office Developer
9 9 (8.04%) C# Pricing Developer
9 9 (8.04%) C++ Pricing Developer
9 9 (8.04%) Front Office C++ Developer
10 8 (7.14%) .NET Developer
10 8 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
10 8 (7.14%) WPF Developer
10 8 (7.14%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (35.71%) Rendezvous
2 31 (27.68%) .NET
2 31 (27.68%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (14.29%) WPF
4 14 (12.50%) WinForms
5 9 (8.04%) JNI
6 5 (4.46%) Guice
7 3 (2.68%) Middleware
7 3 (2.68%) Spring
8 2 (1.79%) Murex MxML
9 1 (0.89%) Ajax
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.89%) FpML
9 1 (0.89%) HTML
9 1 (0.89%) JMS
9 1 (0.89%) SOAP
9 1 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.89%) Web Services
9 1 (0.89%) XHTML
9 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (82.14%) Fixed Income
2 28 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
4 18 (16.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (12.50%) Derivative
6 12 (10.71%) User Experience
7 10 (8.93%) Equities
8 5 (4.46%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (3.57%) SCADA
9 4 (3.57%) Wiki
10 2 (1.79%) Fintech
11 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.89%) CMDB
11 1 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.36%) Linux
2 9 (8.04%) Unix
3 7 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (83.04%) Electronic Trading
2 43 (38.39%) Multithreading
3 24 (21.43%) Multithreaded Programming
3 24 (21.43%) Workflow
4 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (12.50%) SDLC
5 9 (8.04%) Low Latency
6 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 8 (7.14%) MVVM
6 8 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.25%) System Testing
7 7 (6.25%) TDD
8 6 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (4.46%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (3.57%) API Development
10 4 (3.57%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.57%) Migration
10 4 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.57%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (59.82%) Java
2 32 (28.57%) C#
3 22 (19.64%) C++
4 13 (11.61%) Shell Script
5 12 (10.71%) C
6 8 (7.14%) XAML
7 6 (5.36%) Python
8 5 (4.46%) SQL
9 4 (3.57%) Tcl
10 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) PHP
10 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) MiFID
2 3 (2.68%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.89%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 51 (45.54%) TIBCO
2 37 (33.04%) Reuters
3 28 (25.00%) Oracle
4 11 (9.82%) Bloomberg
5 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.04%) Murex
6 5 (4.46%) Syncfusion
7 4 (3.57%) Calypso
7 4 (3.57%) DevExpress
7 4 (3.57%) Sun
7 4 (3.57%) Tradeweb
8 2 (1.79%) eSpeed
8 2 (1.79%) Sybase
9 1 (0.89%) Currenex
9 1 (0.89%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.89%) FXall
9 1 (0.89%) Splunk
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £640.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £640 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £640 per day
Posted: 6 days ago