The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 4 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ION Trading.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 493 515 491
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 88 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.10% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 46 35
Average daily rate
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£575 £625 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £488 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £295 £375
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -21.33%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23858 23073 21233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.42% 45.56% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13643 12590 11164
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 968 990 1250
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ION Trading
Daily Rate Trend

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ION Trading
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ION Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

ION Trading Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ION Trading
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ION Trading Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ION Trading
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 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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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
England +33 88 £575 -8.00% 9
London +27 82 £600 -4.00% 5
City of London +16 19 £590 -5.60% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 117 (66.86%) ION MarketView
2 103 (58.86%) Fixed Income
3 79 (45.14%) Electronic Trading
4 76 (43.43%) Front Office
5 75 (42.86%) Java
6 55 (31.43%) Banking
7 45 (25.71%) Finance
8 43 (24.57%) TIBCO
8 43 (24.57%) Low Latency
9 42 (24.00%) Multithreading
10 37 (21.14%) UNIX
11 35 (20.00%) Investment Banking
12 34 (19.43%) Derivative
13 32 (18.29%) C++
13 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
14 31 (17.71%) C#
14 31 (17.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 31 (17.71%) TDD
15 26 (14.86%) E-Commerce
15 26 (14.86%) Windows
15 26 (14.86%) Linux
16 22 (12.57%) SQL
16 22 (12.57%) Rendezvous
17 21 (12.00%) Bloomberg
18 19 (10.86%) RMDS
19 18 (10.29%) FIX Protocol
20 17 (9.71%) Mockito
20 17 (9.71%) JUnit
21 16 (9.14%) Python
22 15 (8.57%) Perl

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (2.29%) MTS
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.14%) Lync
3 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 117 (66.86%) ION MarketView
2 19 (10.86%) RMDS
3 4 (2.29%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.57%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) Firewall
2 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.29%) Multicast
3 3 (1.71%) WAN
3 3 (1.71%) LAN
4 2 (1.14%) DHCP
4 2 (1.14%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) 3G
5 1 (0.57%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.00%) KDB
3 4 (2.29%) OLAP
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (9.71%) Mockito
1 17 (9.71%) JUnit
2 10 (5.71%) TestNG
General
1 76 (43.43%) Front Office
2 55 (31.43%) Banking
3 45 (25.71%) Finance
4 35 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.29%) Back Office
6 3 (1.71%) Marketing
7 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.14%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (40.57%) Developer
2 61 (34.86%) Java Developer
3 28 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 26 (14.86%) Analyst
5 20 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 20 (11.43%) IT Project Manager
6 19 (10.86%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (6.29%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (2.86%) WinForms Developer
11 4 (2.29%) Consultant
11 4 (2.29%) C++ Developer
11 4 (2.29%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.29%) C++/Java Developer
11 4 (2.29%) Java Swing Developer
12 3 (1.71%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (1.71%) Technical Analyst
12 3 (1.71%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.57%) Rendezvous
2 18 (10.29%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (6.29%) JNI
4 10 (5.71%) Guice
4 10 (5.71%) WinForms
5 7 (4.00%) Spring
5 7 (4.00%) .NET
5 7 (4.00%) Middleware
6 5 (2.86%) Web Services
7 4 (2.29%) XML
7 4 (2.29%) HTML
7 4 (2.29%) Swing
7 4 (2.29%) CSS
7 4 (2.29%) JavaFX
7 4 (2.29%) RESTful
7 4 (2.29%) HTML5
8 3 (1.71%) XSD
8 3 (1.71%) XSLT
9 2 (1.14%) WPF
10 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 103 (58.86%) Fixed Income
2 34 (19.43%) Derivative
3 31 (17.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (5.71%) Equities
5 4 (2.29%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.29%) SCADA
5 4 (2.29%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.29%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.71%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.71%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.14%) Open Source
7 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
8 1 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.14%) UNIX
2 26 (14.86%) Windows
2 26 (14.86%) Linux
3 8 (4.57%) Solaris
4 6 (3.43%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.29%) SUSE
6 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.29%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (45.14%) Electronic Trading
2 43 (24.57%) Low Latency
3 42 (24.00%) Multithreading
4 31 (17.71%) TDD
5 26 (14.86%) E-Commerce
6 10 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (4.57%) UML
7 8 (4.57%) Project Management
7 8 (4.57%) Analytics
7 8 (4.57%) Business Analysis
8 6 (3.43%) OOD
8 6 (3.43%) SOA
8 6 (3.43%) OO
8 6 (3.43%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (3.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (3.43%) Business Transformation
8 6 (3.43%) Market Making
9 5 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (42.86%) Java
2 32 (18.29%) C++
3 31 (17.71%) C#
4 22 (12.57%) SQL
5 16 (9.14%) Python
6 15 (8.57%) Perl
7 9 (5.14%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.00%) VB
8 7 (4.00%) C
9 2 (1.14%) Korn
9 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.57%) C-shell
10 1 (0.57%) AWK
10 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.71%) VCP4
3 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.71%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.71%) SCCM
3 2 (1.14%) Control-M
3 2 (1.14%) Nagios
3 2 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (24.57%) TIBCO
2 21 (12.00%) Bloomberg
3 15 (8.57%) Oracle
4 14 (8.00%) Reuters
5 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.29%) Sybase
7 10 (5.71%) Syncfusion
8 9 (5.14%) Fidessa
9 8 (4.57%) MarketAxess
9 8 (4.57%) Tradeweb
10 6 (3.43%) eSpeed
11 5 (2.86%) Patsystems
11 5 (2.86%) EasyScreen
12 4 (2.29%) Cisco
12 4 (2.29%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.29%) CQG
12 4 (2.29%) Splunk
13 3 (1.71%) Symantec
13 3 (1.71%) Citrix
14 2 (1.14%) Murex
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