The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
England / South East
Rank - - 266
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +16.66%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1964 2177 2385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.86% 24.78% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1479 1376
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 56
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.83 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% +47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FIX Protocol
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FIX Protocol across the South East region.

FIX Protocol Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FIX Protocol
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 South East region with a requirement for FIX Protocol.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

FIX Protocol
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO