The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of eSpeed products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited eSpeed over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 eSpeed.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
eSpeed
UK
Rank 588 629 597
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -32
Contract jobs citing eSpeed 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.015% 0.027% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 9
Median daily rate - £516 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20244 22187 23474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.33% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12562 13276 13436
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 837 949
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £55.00 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

eSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing eSpeed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

eSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

eSpeed
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing eSpeed within the UK.

eSpeed Daily Rate Trend in the UK

eSpeed
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing eSpeed within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
London +15 3 - -
England +15 3 - -

eSpeed
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing eSpeed also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for eSpeed.

1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (100.00%) Tradeweb
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) ION Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) MTS
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

eSpeed
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (33.33%) MTS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 1 (33.33%) BondVision
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Pricing Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) Protocol Buffers
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) EMIR
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Tradeweb
2 2 (66.67%) ION Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) MarketAxess
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase