The table below looks at the statistics for the FIX Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FIX Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FIX Analyst
Rank 562 575 532
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -43
Contract jobs requiring a FIX Analyst 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
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£525 £450 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +46.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48562 47237 41574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.41% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29824 27903 23737
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1861 2009 2246
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

FIX Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FIX Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

FIX Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FIX Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

FIX Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FIX Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FIX Analyst within the UK.

FIX Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FIX Analyst
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FIX Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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
London +20 14 £525 +16.66% 1
England -17 14 £525 +16.66% 1
City of London +11 5 £450 - 1

FIX Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited FIX Analyst in their job title 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 with FIX Analyst in their job title.

1 20 (95.24%) UNIX
1 20 (95.24%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (80.95%) Banking
3 15 (71.43%) Equities
4 14 (66.67%) Derivative
5 9 (42.86%) Migration
5 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 7 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
7 6 (28.57%) JMS
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Front Office
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (14.29%) Tandem
11 2 (9.52%) Portware
11 2 (9.52%) MS Office
11 2 (9.52%) Perl
11 2 (9.52%) Reuters
11 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
11 2 (9.52%) Back Office
11 2 (9.52%) Fidessa
11 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
12 1 (4.76%) Firewall
12 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
12 1 (4.76%) AWK
12 1 (4.76%) Law
12 1 (4.76%) NYFIX

FIX Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited FIX Analyst in their job title 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 with FIX Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
General
1 17 (80.95%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Front Office
4 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
5 2 (9.52%) Back Office
6 1 (4.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (28.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Equities
2 14 (66.67%) Derivative
3 3 (14.29%) Tandem
4 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) UNIX
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) AWK
4 1 (4.76%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) HNC
1 1 (4.76%) HND
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Reuters
1 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
1 2 (9.52%) Fidessa
1 2 (9.52%) Portware
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) NYFIX
2 1 (4.76%) GL TRADE
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