The table below looks at the statistics for ION MarketView skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION MarketView over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading MarketView
Rank 574 556 493
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -63
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 23 37 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.068% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.54% 0.78% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 44
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£650 £525 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £425
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4269 4754 4350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 8.77% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2436 2633 2184
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 78
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £52.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

ION MarketView
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ION MarketView within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

ION MarketView Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Trend

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

ION MarketView Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ION MarketView
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION MarketView within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

ION MarketView Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ION MarketView
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 ION MarketView within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 +4 23 £650 +23.80% 3
England -31 23 £650 +23.80% 3
City of London +9 5 £625 +4.16% 1

ION MarketView
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ION MarketView 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 MarketView.

1 85 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 57 (67.06%) Fixed Income
3 52 (61.18%) Electronic Trading
4 45 (52.94%) Front Office
5 34 (40.00%) Java
6 33 (38.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (28.24%) Low Latency
8 21 (24.71%) Banking
8 21 (24.71%) TIBCO
8 21 (24.71%) E-Commerce
9 20 (23.53%) UNIX
9 20 (23.53%) Rendezvous
9 20 (23.53%) Finance
10 19 (22.35%) Multithreading
11 18 (21.18%) Derivative
11 18 (21.18%) Linux
12 17 (20.00%) Investment Banking
13 15 (17.65%) Equities
14 14 (16.47%) SQL
15 13 (15.29%) C++
15 13 (15.29%) Windows
16 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
17 11 (12.94%) Oracle
17 11 (12.94%) Python
18 10 (11.76%) Firewall
18 10 (11.76%) SDLC
19 9 (10.59%) Reuters
19 9 (10.59%) RMDS
19 9 (10.59%) JNI
19 9 (10.59%) TDD

ION MarketView
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ION MarketView 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 MarketView. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.71%) MTS
2 2 (2.35%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) RMDS
2 3 (3.53%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) OLAP
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Subversion
1 2 (2.35%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.18%) JUnit
2 1 (1.18%) TestNG
2 1 (1.18%) Mockito
General
1 45 (52.94%) Front Office
2 21 (24.71%) Banking
3 20 (23.53%) Finance
4 17 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Developer
2 30 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 18 (21.18%) Project Manager
4 12 (14.12%) Applications Support
5 10 (11.76%) Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Consultant
10 1 (1.18%) Support Specialist
10 1 (1.18%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.18%) Analyst Programmer
10 1 (1.18%) Programmer
10 1 (1.18%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.18%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.53%) Rendezvous
2 9 (10.59%) JNI
2 9 (10.59%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (9.41%) Middleware
4 2 (2.35%) Ultra Messaging
4 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 1 (1.18%) WinForms
5 1 (1.18%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) XSD
5 1 (1.18%) XSLT
5 1 (1.18%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 57 (67.06%) Fixed Income
2 33 (38.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (21.18%) Derivative
4 15 (17.65%) Equities
5 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.71%) Eurex
6 2 (2.35%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) UNIX
2 18 (21.18%) Linux
3 13 (15.29%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.18%) Electronic Trading
2 24 (28.24%) Low Latency
3 21 (24.71%) E-Commerce
4 19 (22.35%) Multithreading
5 10 (11.76%) SDLC
6 9 (10.59%) TDD
7 7 (8.24%) Capacity Management
8 6 (7.06%) Market Making
8 6 (7.06%) Project Management
9 5 (5.88%) Release Management
9 5 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.71%) UML
10 4 (4.71%) OO
10 4 (4.71%) OOD
10 4 (4.71%) SOA
11 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.35%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.35%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) Java
2 14 (16.47%) SQL
3 13 (15.29%) C++
4 11 (12.94%) Python
5 7 (8.24%) C#
6 6 (7.06%) Perl
7 4 (4.71%) C
8 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.18%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.35%) OpenView
2 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.35%) Netcool
2 2 (2.35%) Control-M
2 2 (2.35%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) ION Trading
2 21 (24.71%) TIBCO
3 11 (12.94%) Oracle
4 9 (10.59%) Reuters
5 7 (8.24%) Bloomberg
6 6 (7.06%) MarketAxess
7 4 (4.71%) Splunk
7 4 (4.71%) Tradeweb
7 4 (4.71%) eSpeed
8 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.35%) Currenex
9 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.35%) HP
9 2 (2.35%) Citrix
9 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.35%) Remedy
9 2 (2.35%) CA
9 2 (2.35%) Perforce
10 1 (1.18%) Software AG
10 1 (1.18%) Syncfusion
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