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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multithreaded
Rank 182 101 137
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +36
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 579 960 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.09% 1.89% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.59% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 720 648
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 19 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -20.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £22.66 £37.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £40.20 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -22.15%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39338 37094 40713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.94% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24409 22472 23326
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1062 1420
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -

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 22 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 22 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 22 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 -78 517 £550 - 249
London -42 439 £575 - 181
City of London -14 164 £600 +4.34% 88
Scotland -52 53 £375 - 7
South East -14 50 £350 +7.60% 19
Glasgow -11 46 £388 -7.46% 6
Surrey -1 19 £350 +7.60% 7
Hampshire -15 14 £338 +15.48% 2
East of England -23 14 £400 -5.88% 27
Cambridgeshire -7 10 £400 -5.88% 17
Cambridge +3 7 £419 +92.52% 14
Berkshire -4 6 £350 -9.67% 2
Redhill - 6 - -
Yorkshire -3 5 £320 +6.66% 1
Oxfordshire 0 4 £363 -9.37%
South West -27 4 £338 +3.84% 12
Northern Ireland - 4 £469 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £338 - 5
Oxford +4 3 £350 -
Leeds 0 3 £320 +6.66% 1
West Yorkshire 0 3 £320 +6.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £306 -9.25% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £350 -
County Antrim - 3 £388 - 1
Belfast - 3 £388 - 1
Docklands, London +8 2 - - 1
Reading +3 2 £425 +6.25% 1
Kent -1 2 £425 +54.54% 2
Middlesex -2 2 £350 -2.77%
Cheshire -2 2 - - 1

Multithreading
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 595 (53.22%) Java
2 405 (36.23%) C#
3 396 (35.42%) SQL
4 330 (29.52%) Banking
5 326 (29.16%) C++
6 318 (28.44%) Finance
7 316 (28.26%) Front Office
8 283 (25.31%) Low Latency
9 274 (24.51%) .NET
10 247 (22.09%) Linux
11 236 (21.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 234 (20.93%) OO
13 221 (19.77%) TDD
14 210 (18.78%) UNIX
15 196 (17.53%) Oracle
16 184 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
17 180 (16.10%) Spring
18 178 (15.92%) Investment Banking
19 163 (14.58%) SQL Server
20 162 (14.49%) WPF
21 140 (12.52%) Fixed Income
22 138 (12.34%) WCF
23 136 (12.16%) Software Engineering
24 124 (11.09%) Derivative
25 115 (10.29%) Windows
26 112 (10.02%) Web Services
26 112 (10.02%) JavaScript
27 111 (9.93%) Sybase
28 109 (9.75%) MVC
29 107 (9.57%) Continuous Integration

Multithreading
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 51 (4.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 26 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 23 (2.06%) WebLogic
4 18 (1.61%) TIBCO EMS
4 18 (1.61%) Apache
5 15 (1.34%) IIS
6 8 (0.72%) Confluence
6 8 (0.72%) Jetty
7 7 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.54%) GemFire
8 6 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.27%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.27%) Node.js
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.18%) Zope
10 2 (0.18%) Plone
10 2 (0.18%) MQSeries
Applications
1 35 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.81%) MS Office
3 3 (0.27%) MS Project
3 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.79%) RMDS
2 19 (1.70%) ION MarketView
3 7 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.54%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.089%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.61%) PaaS
3 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.089%) SaaS
5 1 (0.089%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.56%) TCP/IP
2 40 (3.58%) HTTP
3 19 (1.70%) Multicast
4 7 (0.63%) SSL
4 7 (0.63%) Internet
5 5 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.36%) SAN
7 3 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.27%) Wireless
8 2 (0.18%) Intranet
8 2 (0.18%) SNMP
8 2 (0.18%) DNS
8 2 (0.18%) LDAP
9 1 (0.089%) VPN
9 1 (0.089%) FTP
9 1 (0.089%) DVB
9 1 (0.089%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.089%) NAS
9 1 (0.089%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.089%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 82 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 50 (4.47%) KDB
4 47 (4.20%) Oracle Database
5 33 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 23 (2.06%) DB2
8 20 (1.79%) MySQL
9 18 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 18 (1.61%) MongoDB
10 17 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (1.52%) Hazelcast
11 13 (1.16%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.89%) OLTP
13 9 (0.81%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.72%) Big Data
14 8 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 70 (6.26%) Subversion
2 51 (4.56%) JUnit
3 45 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 39 (3.49%) Maven
5 36 (3.22%) Visual Studio
6 34 (3.04%) NUnit
7 33 (2.95%) TeamCity
8 31 (2.77%) Eclipse
9 30 (2.68%) Mockito
9 30 (2.68%) JIRA
10 29 (2.59%) Ant
11 21 (1.88%) CruiseControl
12 18 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (1.43%) Hudson
14 15 (1.34%) GoogleTest
15 14 (1.25%) CppUnit
15 14 (1.25%) ClearCase
16 13 (1.16%) Jenkins
17 11 (0.98%) MSBuild
18 10 (0.89%) Rational Rose
General
1 330 (29.52%) Banking
2 318 (28.44%) Finance
3 316 (28.26%) Front Office
4 178 (15.92%) Investment Banking
5 24 (2.15%) Back Office
6 21 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.52%) Retail
8 13 (1.16%) Games
9 11 (0.98%) Aerospace
9 11 (0.98%) Electronics
10 8 (0.72%) Military
11 7 (0.63%) Marketing
12 6 (0.54%) Publishing
12 6 (0.54%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.27%) Legal
14 3 (0.27%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.18%) Advertising
16 1 (0.089%) Law
16 1 (0.089%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 933 (83.45%) Developer
2 401 (35.87%) Java Developer
3 206 (18.43%) C# Developer
4 149 (13.33%) C++ Developer
5 143 (12.79%) Senior Developer
6 77 (6.89%) Software Engineer
7 76 (6.80%) .NET Developer
8 63 (5.64%) Senior Java Developer
9 57 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (3.31%) Android Developer
10 37 (3.31%) WPF Developer
11 30 (2.68%) Front Office Developer
12 28 (2.50%) Architect
13 27 (2.42%) Senior C# Developer
14 25 (2.24%) Scala Developer
15 23 (2.06%) Lead Developer
15 23 (2.06%) Senior .NET Developer
16 21 (1.88%) iOS Developer
17 19 (1.70%) Programmer
17 19 (1.70%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (24.51%) .NET
2 180 (16.10%) Spring
3 162 (14.49%) WPF
4 138 (12.34%) WCF
5 112 (10.02%) Web Services
6 97 (8.68%) HTML
7 93 (8.32%) ASP.NET
8 89 (7.96%) XML
9 83 (7.42%) Hibernate
10 77 (6.89%) J2EE
11 68 (6.08%) WinForms
12 66 (5.90%) FIX Protocol
13 63 (5.64%) JMS
14 58 (5.19%) STL
15 56 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 53 (4.74%) CSS
17 52 (4.65%) Middleware
18 50 (4.47%) JSON
19 47 (4.20%) REST
20 46 (4.11%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 236 (21.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 140 (12.52%) Fixed Income
3 124 (11.09%) Derivative
4 71 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 52 (4.65%) Equities
6 36 (3.22%) Mathematics
7 33 (2.95%) Credit Risk
8 29 (2.59%) Open Source
9 27 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
10 22 (1.97%) Market Risk
11 21 (1.88%) N-Tier
11 21 (1.88%) Visualisation
12 20 (1.79%) Mobile App
12 20 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 17 (1.52%) Physics
15 16 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
16 15 (1.34%) Grid Computing
16 15 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
16 15 (1.34%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 247 (22.09%) Linux
2 210 (18.78%) UNIX
3 115 (10.29%) Windows
4 43 (3.85%) Android
5 28 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 28 (2.50%) Solaris
6 8 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.089%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.089%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.089%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.089%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.089%) webOS
9 1 (0.089%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (25.31%) Low Latency
2 234 (20.93%) OO
3 221 (19.77%) TDD
4 184 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (12.16%) Software Engineering
6 109 (9.75%) MVC
7 107 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
8 90 (8.05%) Unit Testing
9 86 (7.69%) UML
10 80 (7.16%) Scrum
11 78 (6.98%) Algorithmic Trading
12 77 (6.89%) OOD
13 68 (6.08%) E-Commerce
14 64 (5.72%) OOP
15 59 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
16 58 (5.19%) Electronic Trading
17 49 (4.38%) Risk Management
18 42 (3.76%) Memory Management
19 40 (3.58%) SOA
20 39 (3.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 595 (53.22%) Java
2 405 (36.23%) C#
3 396 (35.42%) SQL
4 326 (29.16%) C++
5 112 (10.02%) JavaScript
6 85 (7.60%) Python
7 82 (7.33%) C
8 63 (5.64%) Perl
9 41 (3.67%) Shell Script
10 39 (3.49%) T-SQL
11 31 (2.77%) Scala
12 24 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.97%) Bash Shell
13 22 (1.97%) VBA
13 22 (1.97%) VB
14 21 (1.88%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.07%) XAML
16 11 (0.98%) Embedded C
17 10 (0.89%) PowerShell
17 10 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 98 (8.77%) Degree
2 25 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.07%) PhD
5 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.36%) MCSD
6 4 (0.36%) MCSE
7 2 (0.18%) CFA
7 2 (0.18%) MBA
8 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.089%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.089%) MCP
8 1 (0.089%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.089%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.79%) QA
2 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.18%) Basel III
4 1 (0.089%) EMIR
4 1 (0.089%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (0.18%) Varnish
1 2 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
1 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.36%) Puppet
2 4 (0.36%) Control-M
3 3 (0.27%) OpenSSO
4 2 (0.18%) Cacti
4 2 (0.18%) Nagios
5 1 (0.089%) Ansible
Vendors
1 196 (17.53%) Oracle
2 111 (9.93%) Sybase
3 98 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 88 (7.87%) TIBCO
5 39 (3.49%) 29West
6 37 (3.31%) ION Trading
7 17 (1.52%) JBoss
7 17 (1.52%) DevExpress
8 15 (1.34%) Perforce
8 15 (1.34%) Reuters
8 15 (1.34%) Google
9 14 (1.25%) Bloomberg
9 14 (1.25%) Infragistics
10 13 (1.16%) Syncfusion
11 12 (1.07%) IBM
12 11 (0.98%) Sun
12 11 (0.98%) DataSynapse
13 9 (0.81%) MarketAxess
14 8 (0.72%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.72%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Rate: £48 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
MBA Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Square One Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £650 - £950 per day
Posted: 6 days ago