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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 373 399 374
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 55 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.31% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 36
Median daily rate £625 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £526 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £698 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £230
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +41.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ION Trading
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
8889 10319 10095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.14% 44.16% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6120 6826 6475
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 254 201
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.91 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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 +43 7 £625 - 2
ION Trading
England

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 78 (63.41%) Fixed Income
2 75 (60.98%) Front Office
3 68 (55.28%) Electronic Trading
4 60 (48.78%) ION MarketView
5 46 (37.40%) Java
6 42 (34.15%) TIBCO
7 41 (33.33%) Rendezvous
8 39 (31.71%) Banking
9 35 (28.46%) RMDS
9 35 (28.46%) SQL Server
10 33 (26.83%) C#
10 33 (26.83%) Reuters
11 31 (25.20%) .NET
12 30 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (24.39%) Bloomberg
13 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
13 29 (23.58%) User Experience
13 29 (23.58%) MVVM
14 28 (22.76%) Oracle
14 28 (22.76%) Linux
15 26 (21.14%) NUnit
15 26 (21.14%) Visual Studio
16 25 (20.33%) Derivative
16 25 (20.33%) WPF
16 25 (20.33%) Investment Banking
17 23 (18.70%) SQL
18 21 (17.07%) XAML
18 21 (17.07%) Finance
19 19 (15.45%) Credit Derivative
19 19 (15.45%) Spring

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 4 (3.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Project
2 3 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 60 (48.78%) ION MarketView
2 35 (28.46%) RMDS
3 3 (2.44%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.81%) Summit
4 1 (0.81%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) Multicast
3 1 (0.81%) FTP
3 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.25%) KDB
3 1 (0.81%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (21.14%) NUnit
1 26 (21.14%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.69%) JUnit
3 3 (2.44%) Mockito
3 3 (2.44%) TestNG
4 2 (1.63%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) Ant
5 1 (0.81%) Bower
5 1 (0.81%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.81%) Yeoman
General
1 75 (60.98%) Front Office
2 39 (31.71%) Banking
3 25 (20.33%) Investment Banking
4 21 (17.07%) Finance
5 6 (4.88%) Back Office
6 2 (1.63%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (49.59%) Developer
2 32 (26.02%) Java Developer
3 31 (25.20%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 28 (22.76%) C# Developer
5 26 (21.14%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
6 19 (15.45%) Analyst
7 17 (13.82%) C# WPF Developer
7 17 (13.82%) WPF Developer
8 16 (13.01%) .NET Developer
8 16 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (13.01%) Front Office Developer
8 16 (13.01%) UX Developer
9 15 (12.20%) Senior Developer
10 14 (11.38%) Applications Support
11 13 (10.57%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (9.76%) Support Analyst
12 12 (9.76%) XAML Developer
13 10 (8.13%) Electronic Trading Support
13 10 (8.13%) Project Manager
14 9 (7.32%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 31 (25.20%) .NET
3 25 (20.33%) WPF
4 19 (15.45%) HTML
4 19 (15.45%) Spring
5 18 (14.63%) Spring Integration
6 16 (13.01%) AngularJS
7 13 (10.57%) HTML5
8 10 (8.13%) FIX Protocol
9 9 (7.32%) XML
10 7 (5.69%) Web Services
11 6 (4.88%) CSS
11 6 (4.88%) React
12 5 (4.07%) Dropwizard
12 5 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.44%) FpML
13 3 (2.44%) Guice
13 3 (2.44%) Middleware
13 3 (2.44%) Reactive Extensions
13 3 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (63.41%) Fixed Income
2 30 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (23.58%) User Experience
4 25 (20.33%) Derivative
5 19 (15.45%) Credit Derivative
6 18 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.81%) Equities
8 1 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.76%) Linux
2 15 (12.20%) Unix
3 6 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (55.28%) Electronic Trading
2 29 (23.58%) MVVM
3 18 (14.63%) Multithreading
3 18 (14.63%) TDD
4 13 (10.57%) Low Latency
5 12 (9.76%) Project Management
6 11 (8.94%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 11 (8.94%) Migration
7 7 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.88%) OO
8 6 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (4.88%) Workflow
9 5 (4.07%) OOD
9 5 (4.07%) SOA
9 5 (4.07%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.07%) Web Development
10 4 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.25%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.40%) Java
2 33 (26.83%) C#
3 23 (18.70%) SQL
4 21 (17.07%) XAML
5 14 (11.38%) Perl
5 14 (11.38%) Python
6 12 (9.76%) C++
7 3 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) MiFID
2 2 (1.63%) EMIR
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.81%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 42 (34.15%) TIBCO
2 33 (26.83%) Reuters
3 30 (24.39%) Bloomberg
4 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
5 28 (22.76%) Oracle
6 17 (13.82%) Calypso
6 17 (13.82%) Murex
7 8 (6.50%) Tradeweb
8 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.07%) Sencha
10 3 (2.44%) Sybase
10 3 (2.44%) Syncfusion
11 2 (1.63%) Sun
11 2 (1.63%) SunGard
11 2 (1.63%) Yolus
12 1 (0.81%) Perforce
12 1 (0.81%) Solace
12 1 (0.81%) Splunk
London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago