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 1 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.

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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ION Trading
Rank 534 516 475
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -41
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 66 79 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 69 62
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£625 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £369
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 -

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
25335 24686 22668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 45.32% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14466 13932 12019
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1097 1061 1208
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.81 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.90% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 May 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 19 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 1 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
England -18 66 £625 +4.16% 8
London -15 56 £638 +6.25% 3
City of London -3 19 £628 +0.40% 1
South East -3 8 £325 - 2
West Sussex - 5 £325 -
Gatwick - 5 £325 -
East of England +4 1 £475 +100.00%
Hertfordshire +3 1 £475 +61.01%
Hampshire +2 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes -5 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -8 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £400 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £475 -
Leeds - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

ION Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 94 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 81 (57.45%) Fixed Income
3 70 (49.65%) Electronic Trading
4 61 (43.26%) Front Office
5 59 (41.84%) Java
6 38 (26.95%) Finance
7 37 (26.24%) TIBCO
7 37 (26.24%) Multithreading
8 36 (25.53%) Banking
9 35 (24.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 34 (24.11%) Low Latency
11 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
12 26 (18.44%) C#
12 26 (18.44%) TDD
12 26 (18.44%) Derivative
13 25 (17.73%) C++
14 24 (17.02%) E-Commerce
15 23 (16.31%) Investment Banking
16 22 (15.60%) Linux
17 21 (14.89%) UNIX
18 18 (12.77%) Rendezvous
19 15 (10.64%) Windows
19 15 (10.64%) JUnit
19 15 (10.64%) RMDS
19 15 (10.64%) Mockito
20 14 (9.93%) FIX Protocol
20 14 (9.93%) Oracle
20 14 (9.93%) SQL
20 14 (9.93%) Equities
21 13 (9.22%) Agile Software Development

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (3.55%) MTS
2 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) MS Office
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 94 (66.67%) ION MarketView
2 15 (10.64%) RMDS
3 3 (2.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.51%) Firewall
2 4 (2.84%) Multicast
3 3 (2.13%) LAN
3 3 (2.13%) WAN
3 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.71%) Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) IPsec
4 1 (0.71%) DSL
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) SNMP
4 1 (0.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.55%) KDB
3 4 (2.84%) OLAP
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (10.64%) JUnit
1 15 (10.64%) Mockito
2 10 (7.09%) TestNG
3 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
General
1 61 (43.26%) Front Office
2 38 (26.95%) Finance
3 36 (25.53%) Banking
4 23 (16.31%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Marketing
6 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (42.55%) Developer
2 47 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 24 (17.02%) Project Manager
4 18 (12.77%) Analyst
5 15 (10.64%) Applications Support
6 13 (9.22%) C# Developer
6 13 (9.22%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.51%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.55%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (3.55%) WinForms Developer
8 5 (3.55%) C++ Developer
9 4 (2.84%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.13%) Team Leader
11 2 (1.42%) Business Analyst
11 2 (1.42%) Analyst Programmer
11 2 (1.42%) Programmer
11 2 (1.42%) Consultant
11 2 (1.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.77%) Rendezvous
2 14 (9.93%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (7.09%) WinForms
3 10 (7.09%) Guice
4 9 (6.38%) JNI
5 8 (5.67%) .NET
6 7 (4.96%) Middleware
7 5 (3.55%) Spring
8 4 (2.84%) XML
9 3 (2.13%) WPF
9 3 (2.13%) XSD
9 3 (2.13%) XSLT
10 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.42%) Android SDK
10 2 (1.42%) REST
10 2 (1.42%) JSON
11 1 (0.71%) Cocoa Touch
11 1 (0.71%) Reactive Extensions
11 1 (0.71%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (0.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 81 (57.45%) Fixed Income
2 35 (24.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 26 (18.44%) Derivative
4 14 (9.93%) Equities
5 6 (4.26%) Eurex
6 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.84%) User Experience
7 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.84%) SCADA
7 4 (2.84%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.42%) Open Source
8 2 (1.42%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.71%) e-Health
9 1 (0.71%) Animation
9 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) Linux
2 21 (14.89%) UNIX
3 15 (10.64%) Windows
4 7 (4.96%) Solaris
5 4 (2.84%) Android
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.13%) SUSE
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (49.65%) Electronic Trading
2 37 (26.24%) Multithreading
3 34 (24.11%) Low Latency
4 26 (18.44%) TDD
5 24 (17.02%) E-Commerce
6 13 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.09%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (5.67%) Project Management
9 6 (4.26%) Analytics
9 6 (4.26%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.26%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (3.55%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.55%) Release Management
10 5 (3.55%) Business Transformation
10 5 (3.55%) Capacity Management
10 5 (3.55%) Market Making
10 5 (3.55%) OO
11 4 (2.84%) UML
11 4 (2.84%) OOD
11 4 (2.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.84%) Java
2 26 (18.44%) C#
3 25 (17.73%) C++
4 14 (9.93%) SQL
5 12 (8.51%) Python
6 8 (5.67%) Perl
7 5 (3.55%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.55%) VB
8 4 (2.84%) C
9 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.42%) Korn
10 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.71%) C-shell
10 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.71%) AWK
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.71%) CCNP
2 1 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.71%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.71%) Netcool
2 1 (0.71%) Control-M
2 1 (0.71%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (26.24%) TIBCO
2 14 (9.93%) Oracle
3 12 (8.51%) Reuters
3 12 (8.51%) Bloomberg
3 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.09%) Syncfusion
5 7 (4.96%) Fidessa
6 5 (3.55%) Tradeweb
6 5 (3.55%) Sybase
7 4 (2.84%) Splunk
7 4 (2.84%) MarketAxess
8 3 (2.13%) Patsystems
8 3 (2.13%) eSpeed
8 3 (2.13%) CQG
8 3 (2.13%) EasyScreen
8 3 (2.13%) Cisco
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.42%) Apple
9 2 (1.42%) Citrix
9 2 (1.42%) CA
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