The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Contract for Difference in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Contract for Difference over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract for Difference (CFD)
Rank 850 919 921
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +2
Permanent jobs citing Contract for Difference 13 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.016% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.038% 0.038% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 27
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- +86.44%
Contract for Difference
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34445 42590 43158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.89% 42.72% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28265 34379 35152
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,252 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Contract for Difference
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Contract for Difference
Salary Trend in England

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

Contract for Difference Salary Trend in England

Contract for Difference
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Contract for Difference across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Contract for Difference Salary Histogram in England

Contract for Difference
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Contract for Difference within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 13 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Contract for Difference
UK

Contract for Difference
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 England region with a requirement for Contract for Difference.

1 31 (86.11%) Finance
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) JIRA
4 16 (44.44%) QA
4 16 (44.44%) HTML
5 15 (41.67%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) Front End Development
6 13 (36.11%) Mobile App
7 12 (33.33%) Defect Management
7 12 (33.33%) Confluence
7 12 (33.33%) HTTP
7 12 (33.33%) HTTPS
7 12 (33.33%) C#
8 10 (27.78%) Front Office
8 10 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (27.78%) HTML5
9 9 (25.00%) Java
9 9 (25.00%) Spread Betting
10 8 (22.22%) OO
11 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
12 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Axure RP
12 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Android
12 6 (16.67%) Python
12 6 (16.67%) VBA
12 6 (16.67%) .NET
12 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
13 5 (13.89%) Derivative
13 5 (13.89%) Mathematics

Contract for Difference
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) SugarCRM
2 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) HTTP
1 12 (33.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (16.67%) Axure RP
3 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.11%) FitNesse
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 31 (86.11%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Front Office
3 5 (13.89%) Back Office
4 4 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) QA Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 12 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior
7 4 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Junior Business Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (8.33%) Software Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Development Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) GUI Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) CSS
3 10 (27.78%) HTML5
4 6 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.78%) JDBC
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (2.78%) NumPy
7 1 (2.78%) Pandas
7 1 (2.78%) RESTful
7 1 (2.78%) SciPy
7 1 (2.78%) STL
7 1 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
7 1 (2.78%) WinForms
7 1 (2.78%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Mobile App
2 10 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (25.00%) Spread Betting
4 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
4 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.89%) Derivative
4 5 (13.89%) Hedge funds
4 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.89%) Virtual Team
5 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 4 (11.11%) Equities
5 4 (11.11%) Fixed Income
5 4 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (8.33%) Fintech
7 1 (2.78%) Clustering
7 1 (2.78%) iPad
7 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Front End Development
3 12 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 8 (22.22%) OO
5 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Market Making
6 5 (13.89%) People Management
7 4 (11.11%) BDD
7 4 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (5.56%) Low Latency
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
10 1 (2.78%) High Availability
10 1 (2.78%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) VBA
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle
1 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
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