The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Tradeweb 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 Tradeweb over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Tradeweb Markets LLC.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tradeweb
Rank 558 547 526
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs citing Tradeweb 19 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.023% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.082% 0.049% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 16
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£525 £625 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £625 £535
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £70 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
23272 22265 21520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 45.72% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13609 12381 11250
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 983 1335
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Tradeweb
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tradeweb within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Tradeweb Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tradeweb
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tradeweb Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tradeweb
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tradeweb within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Tradeweb Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tradeweb
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tradeweb within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 -19 12 £525 -16.00% 6
London -7 11 £525 -16.00% 6
City of London +21 4 £288 - 3
South East - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Tradeweb
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tradeweb 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 Tradeweb.

1 27 (69.23%) Finance
2 26 (66.67%) Bloomberg
3 19 (48.72%) Derivative
4 18 (46.15%) Front Office
5 17 (43.59%) SQL
6 16 (41.03%) UNIX
6 16 (41.03%) Credit Derivative
7 15 (38.46%) Fixed Income
8 14 (35.90%) MarketAxess
9 13 (33.33%) Linux
9 13 (33.33%) Banking
10 12 (30.77%) TIBCO
11 10 (25.64%) RMDS
12 9 (23.08%) ION Trading
12 9 (23.08%) Firewall
12 9 (23.08%) ITIL
13 8 (20.51%) CISSP
13 8 (20.51%) Juniper
13 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
13 8 (20.51%) DHCP
13 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
13 8 (20.51%) DNS
13 8 (20.51%) Cisco
13 8 (20.51%) Rendezvous
13 8 (20.51%) Radianz
13 8 (20.51%) Blue Coat
13 8 (20.51%) TippingPoint
13 8 (20.51%) Network Architecture
13 8 (20.51%) F5
13 8 (20.51%) Multicast

Tradeweb
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tradeweb 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 Tradeweb. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (25.64%) RMDS
2 2 (5.13%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) DHCP
2 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 8 (20.51%) Multicast
3 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (17.95%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) DB2
1 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) KDB
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Maven
General
1 27 (69.23%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Front Office
3 13 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 5 (12.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 8 (20.51%) Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Firewall Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Network Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) FX Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Operations Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Server Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Rendezvous
2 6 (15.38%) Middleware
3 5 (12.82%) FpML
4 4 (10.26%) JMS
5 2 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) STL
6 1 (2.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Derivative
2 16 (41.03%) Credit Derivative
3 15 (38.46%) Fixed Income
4 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (12.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (7.69%) Hedge funds
7 2 (5.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) UNIX
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Network Architecture
3 7 (17.95%) Low Latency
3 7 (17.95%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
3 7 (17.95%) Service Management
3 7 (17.95%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) Workflow
5 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
5 5 (12.82%) Multithreading
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) DNA
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Web Design
9 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Python
2 7 (17.95%) Perl
2 7 (17.95%) Java
3 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Control-M
1 2 (5.13%) Nagios
1 2 (5.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Bloomberg
2 14 (35.90%) MarketAxess
3 12 (30.77%) TIBCO
4 9 (23.08%) ION Trading
5 8 (20.51%) Juniper
5 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 8 (20.51%) Radianz
5 8 (20.51%) Blue Coat
5 8 (20.51%) TippingPoint
5 8 (20.51%) F5
6 7 (17.95%) LogLogic
6 7 (17.95%) Tufin
6 7 (17.95%) SolarWinds
6 7 (17.95%) NetScout
7 6 (15.38%) Murex
7 6 (15.38%) Reuters
8 4 (10.26%) eSpeed
9 3 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (5.13%) Sybase