The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £650 £400
% change year-on-year
-46.07% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
926 1007 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.57% 31.60% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 648 439
Median daily rate £390 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 72 44
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.87 £19.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Yorkshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MiFID
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) EMIR
2 2 (66.67%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) FxCop
3 1 (33.33%) StyleCop
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FxCop
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) StyleCop
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (66.67%) EMIR
1 2 (66.67%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle