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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 619 627 577
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -50
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 30 43 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.074% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 49
Median daily rate £650 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £296 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £709 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -11.11%
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
23687 25089 26232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.78% 43.27% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14486 14832 14791
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 838 1090 1173
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% -5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ION Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +13 29 £650 +18.18% 4
London -4 26 £650 +13.04% 2
City of London +15 9 £625 +13.63%
South East +17 2 £600 +86.04%
Crawley +12 1 - -
West Sussex +1 1 - -
West Midlands -19 1 £375 -6.25%
Scotland - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £600 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £600 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £498 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 48 (48.98%) Fixed Income
2 46 (46.94%) Electronic Trading
3 44 (44.90%) Front Office
4 36 (36.73%) Java
5 34 (34.69%) ION MarketView
6 32 (32.65%) TIBCO
7 29 (29.59%) Rendezvous
8 25 (25.51%) Linux
8 25 (25.51%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (24.49%) RMDS
10 23 (23.47%) Banking
10 23 (23.47%) Reuters
11 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
12 20 (20.41%) C#
13 18 (18.37%) .NET
13 18 (18.37%) Bloomberg
13 18 (18.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 17 (17.35%) Oracle
14 17 (17.35%) C++
14 17 (17.35%) SQL
15 16 (16.33%) Finance
15 16 (16.33%) Multithreading
16 15 (15.31%) MVVM
16 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
17 14 (14.29%) Visual Studio
17 14 (14.29%) User Experience
17 14 (14.29%) NUnit
18 12 (12.24%) Investment Banking
18 12 (12.24%) Derivative
18 12 (12.24%) JUnit

ION Trading
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 8 (8.16%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Project
2 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (34.69%) ION MarketView
2 24 (24.49%) RMDS
3 3 (3.06%) Summit
4 1 (1.02%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.02%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Firewall
2 5 (5.10%) Multicast
3 2 (2.04%) LAN
3 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) KDB
3 1 (1.02%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) NUnit
1 14 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.24%) JUnit
3 3 (3.06%) Mockito
3 3 (3.06%) TestNG
4 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.02%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.02%) Maven
5 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (44.90%) Front Office
2 23 (23.47%) Banking
3 16 (16.33%) Finance
4 12 (12.24%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Back Office
5 3 (3.06%) French Language
6 2 (2.04%) Law
7 1 (1.02%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.02%) German Language
7 1 (1.02%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (51.02%) Developer
2 26 (26.53%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.45%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 17 (17.35%) Analyst
5 15 (15.31%) C# Developer
6 13 (13.27%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 11 (11.22%) Applications Support
7 11 (11.22%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
8 10 (10.20%) Electronic Trading Support
9 8 (8.16%) .NET Developer
9 8 (8.16%) Project Manager
9 8 (8.16%) Real Time Developer
9 8 (8.16%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.14%) Angular Developer
10 7 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (7.14%) FX Support Analyst
10 7 (7.14%) iOS Developer
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (7.14%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.59%) Rendezvous
2 18 (18.37%) .NET
3 11 (11.22%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (11.22%) HTML
4 10 (10.20%) WPF
5 9 (9.18%) HTML5
5 9 (9.18%) Spring
6 7 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.14%) Cocoa
6 7 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
6 7 (7.14%) Core Animation
6 7 (7.14%) Core Data
6 7 (7.14%) Spring Integration
7 3 (3.06%) Guice
7 3 (3.06%) SOAP
7 3 (3.06%) Web Services
7 3 (3.06%) WinForms
7 3 (3.06%) XML
8 2 (2.04%) Ajax
8 2 (2.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (48.98%) Fixed Income
2 25 (25.51%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (18.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (14.29%) User Experience
5 12 (12.24%) Derivative
6 7 (7.14%) Animation
6 7 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
6 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.02%) Equities
8 1 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.51%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.12%) Windows
4 4 (4.08%) Unix
5 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) Electronic Trading
2 16 (16.33%) Multithreading
3 15 (15.31%) MVVM
4 11 (11.22%) Project Management
4 11 (11.22%) TDD
5 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.18%) Migration
7 8 (8.16%) Workflow
8 7 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 7 (7.14%) iOS Development
8 7 (7.14%) Mobile Development
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.08%) Low Latency
10 4 (4.08%) SDLC
11 3 (3.06%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.06%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (3.06%) People Management
11 3 (3.06%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.73%) Java
2 20 (20.41%) C#
3 17 (17.35%) C++
3 17 (17.35%) SQL
4 10 (10.20%) Perl
4 10 (10.20%) Python
5 7 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 6 (6.12%) Apple Swift
6 6 (6.12%) XAML
7 4 (4.08%) C
7 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.04%) PHP
10 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.04%) CISA
1 2 (2.04%) CISM
1 2 (2.04%) CISSP
1 2 (2.04%) CRISC
1 2 (2.04%) DBS Check
1 2 (2.04%) PMP
2 1 (1.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) MBA
2 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) MiFID
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) Basel III
3 1 (1.02%) COREP
3 1 (1.02%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) TIBCO
2 23 (23.47%) Reuters
3 18 (18.37%) Bloomberg
4 17 (17.35%) Oracle
5 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.24%) Calypso
6 12 (12.24%) Murex
7 7 (7.14%) Apple
8 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.12%) Tradeweb
9 3 (3.06%) Sybase
9 3 (3.06%) Syncfusion
9 3 (3.06%) Yolus
10 2 (2.04%) 3Com
10 2 (2.04%) Cisco
10 2 (2.04%) Dell
10 2 (2.04%) HP
10 2 (2.04%) SAP
10 2 (2.04%) Veeam
10 2 (2.04%) VMware
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Rate
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