The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 266 261 247
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.070% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.15% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £450 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £238
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.00
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England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4719 4603 4420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.85% 46.12% 47.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2830 2455 2214
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 259 251
Average hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ION Trading
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ION Trading
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading across the South East region.

ION Trading Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex -16 4 £450 +38.46%
Hampshire +7 2 - -
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England

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ION Trading also 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 that cited ION Trading.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 4 (44.44%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (44.44%) Cocoa
2 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 4 (44.44%) Animation
2 4 (44.44%) Core Animation
2 4 (44.44%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
3 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
3 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
3 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ION Trading also 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 that cited ION Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) iOS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Cocoa
1 4 (44.44%) Cocoa Touch
1 4 (44.44%) Core Animation
2 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (44.44%) Animation
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Email Filtering
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Conflict Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-business
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle