The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 88 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.085% 0.072% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £513 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +70.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.90% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
356 480 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.12% 34.36% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 258 207
Median daily rate £400 £374 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.02% -0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 19
Median hourly rate £27.38 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Surrey region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 7 (63.64%) SWIFT
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) Reuters
3 6 (54.55%) Bloomberg
3 6 (54.55%) FpML
3 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
4 5 (45.45%) ISEB
4 5 (45.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) BPR
4 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (45.45%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Fund Accounting
5 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
5 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) UML
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (9.09%) Back Office

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Business Analyst
2 9 (81.82%) Analyst
3 7 (63.64%) FX Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Investment Management Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Treasury Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) FpML
1 6 (54.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) SWIFT
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
3 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
4 5 (45.45%) BPR
4 5 (45.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Fund Accounting
4 5 (45.45%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
5 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) UML
8 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) EMIR
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Bloomberg
1 6 (54.55%) Reuters