The first table below looks at the demand for Multithreading skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multithreading over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multithreaded
Rank 190 102 139
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +37
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 595 977 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.09% 1.91% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.62% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 745 628
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £370 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -24.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £22.66 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £41.40 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -25.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40519 37298 40761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.05% 72.96% 70.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25042 22618 23491
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1163 1058 1467
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -

Multithreading
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multithreading within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Multithreading Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Multithreading
Daily Rate Trend

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

Multithreading Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Multithreading
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multithreading within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Multithreading Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Multithreading
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Multithreading Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Multithreading
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multithreading within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Multithreading Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Multithreading
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multithreading within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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 -78 533 £550 - 232
London -43 449 £575 - 174
City of London -14 166 £600 +4.34% 88
Scotland -44 55 £375 - 6
Glasgow -8 49 £400 -20.00% 4
South East -21 42 £350 +5.58% 18
East of England -21 18 £405 -4.70% 20
Surrey +2 17 £313 -3.99% 7
Cambridgeshire -1 14 £418 -1.76% 13
Hampshire -15 13 £338 +16.37% 3
Cambridge -3 11 £425 +95.40% 9
South West -20 7 £425 +30.76% 7
East Midlands +2 6 £425 +14.86% 5
Yorkshire +1 6 £320 +6.66% 1
Redhill - 6 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +15 5 £425 - 2
Berkshire -5 4 £300 -23.80% 3
Hertfordshire - 4 £338 - 3
Dorset - 4 £438 - 2
Nottingham +14 3 £450 +5.88% 2
West Yorkshire -3 3 £320 +6.66% 1
Leeds -12 3 £320 +6.66% 1
Edinburgh -19 3 £210 -50.58% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £550 -
Docklands, London +9 2 - -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £363 +52.63%
Cheshire +1 2 - -
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £288 -14.81% 1
North West -3 2 - - 4

Multithreading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Multithreading 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 Multithreading.

1 605 (54.26%) Java
2 393 (35.25%) C#
3 389 (34.89%) SQL
4 330 (29.60%) Banking
5 326 (29.24%) C++
6 321 (28.79%) Finance
7 317 (28.43%) Front Office
8 285 (25.56%) Low Latency
9 261 (23.41%) Linux
10 258 (23.14%) .NET
11 240 (21.52%) OO
12 236 (21.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 220 (19.73%) TDD
14 211 (18.92%) UNIX
15 204 (18.30%) Oracle
16 185 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
17 182 (16.32%) Spring
18 174 (15.61%) Investment Banking
19 157 (14.08%) WPF
20 155 (13.90%) SQL Server
21 136 (12.20%) Fixed Income
22 133 (11.93%) WCF
23 129 (11.57%) Software Engineering
24 121 (10.85%) Windows
25 113 (10.13%) JavaScript
25 113 (10.13%) Derivative
26 111 (9.96%) Web Services
27 107 (9.60%) MVC
28 106 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
29 99 (8.88%) Degree

Multithreading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Multithreading 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 Multithreading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (4.30%) Oracle Coherence
2 32 (2.87%) Tomcat
3 28 (2.51%) WebLogic
4 22 (1.97%) Apache
5 15 (1.35%) IIS
5 15 (1.35%) TIBCO EMS
6 9 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.81%) Jetty
7 8 (0.72%) Confluence
8 7 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.27%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.27%) Node.js
10 3 (0.27%) GemFire
10 3 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.18%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.18%) MTS
11 2 (0.18%) Zope
Applications
1 35 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.63%) MS Office
3 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.27%) MS Project
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (1.79%) RMDS
2 18 (1.61%) ION MarketView
3 7 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.54%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.090%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.090%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.61%) PaaS
3 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.090%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.57%) TCP/IP
2 41 (3.68%) HTTP
3 21 (1.88%) Multicast
4 9 (0.81%) Internet
5 6 (0.54%) SSL
6 5 (0.45%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.36%) SAN
8 3 (0.27%) SNMP
8 3 (0.27%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.18%) LDAP
9 2 (0.18%) DNS
9 2 (0.18%) Intranet
10 1 (0.090%) DVB
10 1 (0.090%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.090%) NAS
10 1 (0.090%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.090%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 83 (7.44%) Relational Database
3 52 (4.66%) KDB
4 50 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 31 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (2.24%) RDBMS
7 20 (1.79%) MySQL
8 18 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 17 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 17 (1.52%) DB2
9 17 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (1.43%) Hazelcast
11 14 (1.26%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.90%) OLTP
13 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (0.81%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 70 (6.28%) Subversion
2 56 (5.02%) JUnit
3 50 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 41 (3.68%) Maven
5 36 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 34 (3.05%) TeamCity
7 33 (2.96%) NUnit
8 31 (2.78%) Mockito
9 30 (2.69%) JIRA
9 30 (2.69%) Eclipse
10 29 (2.60%) Ant
11 23 (2.06%) CruiseControl
12 17 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.52%) Jenkins
13 16 (1.43%) Hudson
13 16 (1.43%) GoogleTest
14 14 (1.26%) CppUnit
14 14 (1.26%) ClearCase
15 10 (0.90%) Rational Rose
15 10 (0.90%) MSBuild
General
1 330 (29.60%) Banking
2 321 (28.79%) Finance
3 317 (28.43%) Front Office
4 174 (15.61%) Investment Banking
5 23 (2.06%) Back Office
6 22 (1.97%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.61%) Retail
8 13 (1.17%) Games
9 11 (0.99%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.90%) Marketing
11 9 (0.81%) Electronics
12 7 (0.63%) Military
13 6 (0.54%) Publishing
13 6 (0.54%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.36%) Advertising
15 3 (0.27%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.090%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.090%) Avionics
16 1 (0.090%) Law
Job Titles
1 929 (83.32%) Developer
2 398 (35.70%) Java Developer
3 208 (18.65%) C# Developer
4 154 (13.81%) C++ Developer
5 140 (12.56%) Senior Developer
6 76 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 74 (6.64%) Software Engineer
8 62 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 59 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 40 (3.59%) WPF Developer
11 37 (3.32%) Android Developer
12 31 (2.78%) Front Office Developer
13 29 (2.60%) Architect
14 27 (2.42%) Senior C# Developer
15 24 (2.15%) Senior .NET Developer
16 23 (2.06%) Lead Developer
17 22 (1.97%) Scala Developer
18 21 (1.88%) Java Architect
19 19 (1.70%) iOS Developer
20 16 (1.43%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (23.14%) .NET
2 182 (16.32%) Spring
3 157 (14.08%) WPF
4 133 (11.93%) WCF
5 111 (9.96%) Web Services
6 98 (8.79%) HTML
7 91 (8.16%) XML
8 90 (8.07%) ASP.NET
9 87 (7.80%) Hibernate
10 81 (7.26%) J2EE
11 66 (5.92%) FIX Protocol
12 65 (5.83%) WinForms
13 62 (5.56%) STL
14 58 (5.20%) JMS
15 55 (4.93%) CSS
16 53 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 52 (4.66%) Middleware
18 49 (4.39%) JSON
19 47 (4.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 46 (4.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 236 (21.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 136 (12.20%) Fixed Income
3 113 (10.13%) Derivative
4 73 (6.55%) Computer Science
5 51 (4.57%) Equities
6 38 (3.41%) Mathematics
7 34 (3.05%) Open Source
8 31 (2.78%) Credit Risk
9 26 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (2.06%) Market Risk
11 22 (1.97%) N-Tier
12 20 (1.79%) Visualisation
13 19 (1.70%) Mobile App
13 19 (1.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 18 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (1.52%) Hedge funds
16 16 (1.43%) VWAP
16 16 (1.43%) TWAP
16 16 (1.43%) Physics
16 16 (1.43%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 261 (23.41%) Linux
2 211 (18.92%) UNIX
3 121 (10.85%) Windows
4 42 (3.77%) Android
5 39 (3.50%) Solaris
6 26 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.090%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.090%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.090%) webOS
9 1 (0.090%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.090%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (25.56%) Low Latency
2 240 (21.52%) OO
3 220 (19.73%) TDD
4 185 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (11.57%) Software Engineering
6 107 (9.60%) MVC
7 106 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
8 91 (8.16%) UML
9 87 (7.80%) Algorithmic Trading
10 84 (7.53%) Unit Testing
11 81 (7.26%) Scrum
12 74 (6.64%) OOD
13 71 (6.37%) E-Commerce
14 60 (5.38%) Electronic Trading
15 59 (5.29%) OOP
16 58 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
17 46 (4.13%) Risk Management
18 42 (3.77%) SOA
19 41 (3.68%) Analytics
20 40 (3.59%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 605 (54.26%) Java
2 393 (35.25%) C#
3 389 (34.89%) SQL
4 326 (29.24%) C++
5 113 (10.13%) JavaScript
6 81 (7.26%) Python
7 78 (7.00%) C
8 62 (5.56%) Perl
9 43 (3.86%) Shell Script
10 37 (3.32%) T-SQL
11 29 (2.60%) Scala
12 26 (2.33%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.88%) VBA
13 21 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 19 (1.70%) VB
14 19 (1.70%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.08%) XAML
16 10 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 10 (0.90%) Embedded C
17 9 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 99 (8.88%) Degree
2 31 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.08%) PhD
5 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.36%) MCSD
6 4 (0.36%) MCSE
7 2 (0.18%) MBA
7 2 (0.18%) CFA
8 1 (0.090%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.090%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.090%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.090%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.090%) Brainbench
8 1 (0.090%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.97%) QA
2 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.27%) Basel III
3 1 (0.090%) EMIR
3 1 (0.090%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.090%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.090%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.36%) Puppet
2 4 (0.36%) Control-M
3 2 (0.18%) Nagios
3 2 (0.18%) Cacti
3 2 (0.18%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.090%) Ansible
Vendors
1 204 (18.30%) Oracle
2 99 (8.88%) Sybase
3 93 (8.34%) Microsoft
4 83 (7.44%) TIBCO
5 36 (3.23%) ION Trading
5 36 (3.23%) 29West
6 17 (1.52%) JBoss
7 16 (1.43%) Sun
7 16 (1.43%) Google
7 16 (1.43%) DevExpress
8 15 (1.35%) Reuters
9 14 (1.26%) Bloomberg
9 14 (1.26%) Perforce
10 13 (1.17%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.08%) Syncfusion
11 12 (1.08%) Infragistics
12 11 (0.99%) IBM
13 10 (0.90%) DataSynapse
14 9 (0.81%) MarketAxess
15 8 (0.72%) Intel
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £720 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - 6 month contract
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £540 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £neg
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £650 - £950 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago