The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Contract for Difference over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract for Difference (CFD)
Rank 856 798 802
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +4
Permanent jobs citing Contract for Difference 32 46 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.045% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.092% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 71
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £35,000
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34670 33692 37097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.74% 33.11% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27727 27502 31642
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Contract for Difference
UK

Contract for Difference
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Contract for Difference across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Contract for Difference within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -42 32 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Contract for Difference
UK

Contract for Difference
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Contract for Difference 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Contract for Difference.

1 38 (56.72%) SQL
2 37 (55.22%) Banking
3 32 (47.76%) Finance
4 28 (41.79%) Java
5 27 (40.30%) UNIX
5 27 (40.30%) Derivative
6 26 (38.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (35.82%) Fixed Income
8 22 (32.84%) Degree
9 21 (31.34%) Investment Banking
10 19 (28.36%) Equities
11 18 (26.87%) C#
12 17 (25.37%) J2EE
12 17 (25.37%) Murex
12 17 (25.37%) Calypso
12 17 (25.37%) Spread Betting
12 17 (25.37%) Java EE
13 15 (22.39%) Business Analysis
14 12 (17.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 12 (17.91%) Retail
15 10 (14.93%) Web Services
16 9 (13.43%) AIX
16 9 (13.43%) .NET
16 9 (13.43%) DB2
16 9 (13.43%) COBOL
16 9 (13.43%) CICS
16 9 (13.43%) IBM
16 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
16 9 (13.43%) JCL
16 9 (13.43%) BASE24

Contract for Difference
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Contract for Difference also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Contract for Difference. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.43%) CICS
2 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) BASE24
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.97%) ATM
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) DB2
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) FlexUnit
2 2 (2.99%) Subversion
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.49%) eggPlant
General
1 37 (55.22%) Banking
2 32 (47.76%) Finance
3 21 (31.34%) Investment Banking
4 12 (17.91%) Retail
5 8 (11.94%) Back Office
6 5 (7.46%) Front Office
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) Java Developer
3 17 (25.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Technical Specialist
5 8 (11.94%) Java Programmer
5 8 (11.94%) Programmer
5 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Applications Support
6 7 (10.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Business Project Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Business Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Consultant
11 2 (2.99%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) J2EE
1 17 (25.37%) Java EE
2 10 (14.93%) Web Services
3 9 (13.43%) .NET
4 8 (11.94%) Ajax
5 7 (10.45%) XML
6 5 (7.46%) HTML
6 5 (7.46%) CSS
6 5 (7.46%) Apache Flex
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.99%) J2ME
8 2 (2.99%) J2SE
8 2 (2.99%) JSON
8 2 (2.99%) REST
8 2 (2.99%) Android SDK
9 1 (1.49%) CSS3
9 1 (1.49%) HTML5
9 1 (1.49%) GWT
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.30%) Derivative
2 26 (38.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (35.82%) Fixed Income
4 19 (28.36%) Equities
5 17 (25.37%) Spread Betting
6 12 (17.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 9 (13.43%) AS400
8 7 (10.45%) Hedge funds
9 5 (7.46%) Credit Risk
9 5 (7.46%) Market Risk
9 5 (7.46%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (7.46%) Mainframe
10 3 (4.48%) Swaptions
11 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
11 2 (2.99%) Physics
12 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
12 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.30%) UNIX
2 9 (13.43%) AIX
3 2 (2.99%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Business Analysis
2 9 (13.43%) Change Management
2 9 (13.43%) Release Management
3 8 (11.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.45%) TDD
5 6 (8.96%) Data Management
6 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.46%) OOP
6 5 (7.46%) Investment Management
6 5 (7.46%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (7.46%) Software Architecture
6 5 (7.46%) Fund Management
7 4 (5.97%) MVC
8 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.48%) Greeks
9 2 (2.99%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.99%) Analytics
9 2 (2.99%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) SQL
2 28 (41.79%) Java
3 18 (26.87%) C#
4 9 (13.43%) COBOL
4 9 (13.43%) JCL
5 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.46%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (7.46%) ActionScript
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
2 6 (8.96%) MiFID
3 5 (7.46%) EMIR
3 5 (7.46%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Murex
1 17 (25.37%) Calypso
2 9 (13.43%) IBM
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) Sophis
4 2 (2.99%) Reuters
4 2 (2.99%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) NetApp
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) Wall Street Systems
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago