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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tradeweb
Rank 575 559 550
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs citing Tradeweb 17 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.021% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.047% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 10
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£338 £613 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.89% +11.36%
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
24605 23641 23338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 46.18% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14694 13385 12165
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1147 1102 1371
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

Tradeweb Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tradeweb
Top 5 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 24 December 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
London +19 15 £375 -38.77%
England -23 15 £375 -38.77%
City of London +11 7 £294 -51.04%
South East - - - -
Kent - - - -

Tradeweb
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 23 (60.53%) Bloomberg
3 21 (55.26%) Derivative
4 20 (52.63%) Front Office
4 20 (52.63%) SQL
5 17 (44.74%) Credit Derivative
5 17 (44.74%) Fixed Income
6 16 (42.11%) UNIX
7 15 (39.47%) ION Trading
8 13 (34.21%) Linux
8 13 (34.21%) Banking
8 13 (34.21%) MarketAxess
9 10 (26.32%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (23.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (18.42%) FpML
11 7 (18.42%) Middleware
11 7 (18.42%) Python
11 7 (18.42%) Perl
11 7 (18.42%) Java
11 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
11 7 (18.42%) Low Latency
12 6 (15.79%) Workflow
12 6 (15.79%) Reuters
12 6 (15.79%) TIBCO
13 5 (13.16%) Back Office
13 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
13 5 (13.16%) Murex
13 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
13 5 (13.16%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis

Tradeweb
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) RMDS
2 3 (7.89%) ION MarketView
3 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) Multicast
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) KDB
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 20 (52.63%) Front Office
3 13 (34.21%) Banking
4 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
5 5 (13.16%) Back Office
6 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Applications Support
3 8 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Firewall Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Server Support
9 1 (2.63%) Network Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Network Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Middleware
1 7 (18.42%) FpML
2 4 (10.53%) JMS
3 2 (5.26%) Rendezvous
3 2 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) STL
4 1 (2.63%) Ajax
4 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Derivative
2 17 (44.74%) Fixed Income
2 17 (44.74%) Credit Derivative
3 9 (23.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (13.16%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (7.89%) DTCC
5 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
6 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) UNIX
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Electronic Trading
2 7 (18.42%) Low Latency
3 6 (15.79%) Workflow
4 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) DNA
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
6 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.63%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Perl
2 7 (18.42%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) Python
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) C++
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Control-M
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
1 2 (5.26%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Bloomberg
2 15 (39.47%) ION Trading
3 13 (34.21%) MarketAxess
4 6 (15.79%) TIBCO
4 6 (15.79%) Reuters
5 5 (13.16%) Murex
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) eSpeed
7 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.26%) Radianz
7 2 (5.26%) Juniper
7 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.26%) Sybase
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco
7 2 (5.26%) F5
7 2 (5.26%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.63%) LogLogic
8 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.63%) Tufin