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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 574 541 495
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -46
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 37 52 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.095% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.21% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 57
Average daily rate
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£588 £515 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £250 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £230 £425
% change year-on-year
+41.30% -45.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00

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
25012 24551 23700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.84% 44.87% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 13571 12809
Average daily rate £400 £376 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1077 1191
Average hourly rate £18.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 28 July 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 9 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 28 July 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 -39 36 £600 +16.50% 7
London -16 31 £600 +16.50% 5
City of London -11 12 £625 +16.27% 1
South East -14 3 £325 -
West Sussex - 3 £325 -
North West - 2 £475 - 1
Manchester - 2 £475 - 1
Crawley - 2 £325 -
Gatwick - 1 £325 -

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 72 (68.57%) ION MarketView
2 54 (51.43%) Fixed Income
3 48 (45.71%) Electronic Trading
4 31 (29.52%) Front Office
4 31 (29.52%) Finance
4 31 (29.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (28.57%) Java
6 27 (25.71%) Low Latency
7 24 (22.86%) SQL
7 24 (22.86%) Linux
8 22 (20.95%) UNIX
8 22 (20.95%) Banking
9 20 (19.05%) Multithreading
10 19 (18.10%) Windows
10 19 (18.10%) Python
10 19 (18.10%) TIBCO
11 18 (17.14%) Rendezvous
12 16 (15.24%) Firewall
13 15 (14.29%) Equities
13 15 (14.29%) Project Management
13 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 15 (14.29%) C++
13 15 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
14 14 (13.33%) Investment Banking
15 13 (12.38%) Reuters
16 12 (11.43%) Bloomberg
16 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (11.43%) Perl
16 12 (11.43%) Oracle
16 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (4.76%) MTS
2 2 (1.90%) SmartSockets
2 2 (1.90%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) Confluence
3 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Office
2 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 72 (68.57%) ION MarketView
2 11 (10.48%) RMDS
3 4 (3.81%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.95%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) Firewall
2 11 (10.48%) Multicast
3 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (1.90%) VPN
5 2 (1.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.95%) DHCP
6 1 (0.95%) RIP
6 1 (0.95%) SNMP
6 1 (0.95%) MPLS
6 1 (0.95%) OSPF
6 1 (0.95%) BGP
6 1 (0.95%) DSL
6 1 (0.95%) WLAN
6 1 (0.95%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.95%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.95%) Wireless
6 1 (0.95%) IPsec
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) OLAP
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.90%) Subversion
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.95%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 31 (29.52%) Front Office
1 31 (29.52%) Finance
2 22 (20.95%) Banking
3 14 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (34.29%) Developer
2 26 (24.76%) Java Developer
3 16 (15.24%) Applications Support
4 13 (12.38%) Analyst
5 12 (11.43%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) C++ Developer
7 5 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Android Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Real Time Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Programmer
10 2 (1.90%) Electronics Engineer
10 2 (1.90%) .NET Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Consultant
10 2 (1.90%) Network Engineer
10 2 (1.90%) Business Analyst
10 2 (1.90%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.14%) Rendezvous
2 15 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (10.48%) Middleware
4 9 (8.57%) JNI
5 4 (3.81%) JSON
5 4 (3.81%) REST
5 4 (3.81%) Android SDK
5 4 (3.81%) HTML
5 4 (3.81%) .NET
6 3 (2.86%) XML
6 3 (2.86%) Spring
7 2 (1.90%) XHTML
7 2 (1.90%) Ultra Messaging
7 2 (1.90%) Ajax
7 2 (1.90%) SOAP
7 2 (1.90%) Web Services
7 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.95%) XSD
8 1 (0.95%) XSLT
8 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (51.43%) Fixed Income
2 31 (29.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (14.29%) Equities
4 12 (11.43%) Derivative
5 7 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.67%) Eurex
6 6 (5.71%) User Experience
6 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.81%) SCADA
8 3 (2.86%) PMI
9 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.95%) Animation
10 1 (0.95%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.95%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.86%) Linux
2 22 (20.95%) UNIX
3 19 (18.10%) Windows
4 6 (5.71%) Android
4 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) Solaris
6 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.95%) SUSE
6 1 (0.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) Electronic Trading
2 27 (25.71%) Low Latency
3 20 (19.05%) Multithreading
4 15 (14.29%) Project Management
5 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 11 (10.48%) Capacity Management
7 9 (8.57%) SDLC
8 7 (6.67%) OO
9 6 (5.71%) Release Management
9 6 (5.71%) OOD
9 6 (5.71%) Change Management
9 6 (5.71%) Market Making
9 6 (5.71%) Mobile Development
10 5 (4.76%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.81%) Algorithmic Trading
11 4 (3.81%) TDD
11 4 (3.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.57%) Java
2 24 (22.86%) SQL
3 19 (18.10%) Python
4 15 (14.29%) C++
5 12 (11.43%) Perl
6 9 (8.57%) C#
7 6 (5.71%) C
8 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.95%) AWK
10 1 (0.95%) Korn
10 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.95%) C-shell
10 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.90%) PMP
3 1 (0.95%) CCIE
3 1 (0.95%) CCNP
3 1 (0.95%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.90%) OpenView
2 2 (1.90%) Unicenter
2 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.90%) Netcool
2 2 (1.90%) Control-M
3 1 (0.95%) SCCM
3 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.95%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) TIBCO
2 13 (12.38%) Reuters
3 12 (11.43%) Bloomberg
3 12 (11.43%) Oracle
4 11 (10.48%) eSpeed
5 10 (9.52%) MarketAxess
6 7 (6.67%) Tradeweb
6 7 (6.67%) Splunk
6 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.71%) Currenex
8 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.86%) CA
10 2 (1.90%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.90%) Remedy
10 2 (1.90%) Perforce
10 2 (1.90%) HP
10 2 (1.90%) Citrix
10 2 (1.90%) Apple
10 2 (1.90%) Sybase
10 2 (1.90%) Cisco
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