The first table below looks at the demand for the Market Data Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Data Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Data Engineer
Rank 396 389 406
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Market Data Engineer 6 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.062% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.067% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £405 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £580 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21546 22422 24477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.78% 92.46% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14798 15261 15876
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 472 642
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Market Data Engineer
England

Market Data Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Market Data Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Market Data Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Market Data Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Market Data Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Market Data Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Market Data Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Market Data Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Market Data Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Market Data Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Market Data Engineer
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 Market Data Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +23 2 £368 -14.78% 2
Market Data Engineer
England

Market Data Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Market Data Engineer in their job title 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 with Market Data Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (75.00%) UNIX
1 15 (75.00%) Reuters
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Perl
4 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) RMDS
6 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 6 (30.00%) Front Office
6 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (30.00%) Bloomberg
7 5 (25.00%) TIBCO
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Multicast
8 4 (20.00%) Trayport
8 4 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (20.00%) C-shell
8 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
8 4 (20.00%) Rendezvous
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) MS Project
9 3 (15.00%) Solaris
9 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) Java

Market Data Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Market Data Engineer in their job title 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 with Market Data Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Project
2 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) RMDS
2 1 (5.00%) 3000 Xtra
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) Multicast
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) CHAP
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Front Office
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Rendezvous
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) UNIX
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
1 4 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Perl
2 4 (20.00%) C-shell
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Korn
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (5.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Reuters
2 6 (30.00%) Bloomberg
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (20.00%) Trayport
5 3 (15.00%) MarketAxess
6 1 (5.00%) Sun
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
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