The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spread Betting over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spread Betting
Rank 418 425 418
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Spread Betting 13 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.040% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 10
Median daily rate £625 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +25.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Spread Betting
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7791 8402 8576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.13% 37.07% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5418 5826 6096
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 146 198
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £43.00 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Spread Betting
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Spread Betting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Spread Betting Jobs Demand Trend in London

Spread Betting
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Spread Betting Daily Rate Trend in London

Spread Betting
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spread Betting across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Spread Betting Daily Rate Histogram in London

Spread Betting
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Spread Betting Hourly Rate Trend in London

Spread Betting
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 Spread Betting within the London region over the 3 months to 7 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 +4 4 £475 -20.83% 2
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Spread Betting
England

Spread Betting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spread Betting 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 Spread Betting.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Banking
2 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 11 (68.75%) GitHub
3 11 (68.75%) Front End Development
3 11 (68.75%) Investment Banking
3 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
3 11 (68.75%) Games
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (43.75%) React
5 7 (43.75%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (43.75%) Node.js
5 7 (43.75%) Backbone.js
6 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Scala
7 4 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 2 (12.50%) TDD
9 2 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Spread Betting
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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) NSubstitute
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (75.00%) Banking
2 11 (68.75%) Games
2 11 (68.75%) Investment Banking
2 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Scala Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (43.75%) Backbone.js
2 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 7 (43.75%) React
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Artificial Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
1 7 (43.75%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) CentOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Front End Development
3 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Server Building
6 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) KVM
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.25%) VMware