The table below looks at the statistics for TradeThru skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TradeThru over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SS&C TradeThru
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TradeThru 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - -
As % of the Business Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TradeThru
England

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

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1723 1873 2166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.56% 8.37% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1133 1197 1402
Median daily rate £450 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 8
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £16.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.90 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £67.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £26.83 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -28.44%

TradeThru
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing TradeThru as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

TradeThru Jobs Demand Trend in London

TradeThru
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

TradeThru Daily Rate Trend in London

TradeThru
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TradeThru 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 TradeThru.

1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) Banking
3 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
3 9 (69.23%) UML
3 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
3 9 (69.23%) Use Case
3 9 (69.23%) BPMN
4 8 (61.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) Reuters
5 6 (46.15%) Bloomberg
5 6 (46.15%) Investment Banking
6 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) MSTest
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Workflow
6 4 (30.77%) Workflow Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
9 1 (7.69%) Data Management
9 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Software Testing

TradeThru
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:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MSTest
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Finance Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (61.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) BPMN
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
1 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
1 9 (69.23%) UML
1 9 (69.23%) Use Case
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Bloomberg
1 6 (46.15%) Reuters
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft