The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Contract for Difference in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Contract for Difference over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract for Difference (CFD)
Rank 255 301 338
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +37
Permanent jobs citing Contract for Difference 2 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.010% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.065% 0.023% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 16
Median salary £72,500 £42,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.61% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £42,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary - £46,500 -
Contract for Difference
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3089 4257 6007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.48% 43.09% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 3494 4968
Median salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Contract for Difference
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Contract for Difference as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Contract for Difference Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Contract for Difference
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Contract for Difference across the City of London region.

Contract for Difference Salary Trend in the City of London

Contract for Difference
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT jobs citing Contract for Difference also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Contract for Difference.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) OpenView
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) PMI
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Equities
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Zenoss
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
4 2 (28.57%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) Spread Betting
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
5 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency

Contract for Difference
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) OLTP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) FX Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 1 (14.29%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Equities
2 2 (28.57%) PMI
2 2 (28.57%) Spread Betting
2 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
1 2 (28.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
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