The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Contract for Difference in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Contract for Difference over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract for Difference (CFD)
Rank 590 650 633
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -17
Permanent jobs citing Contract for Difference 12 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.032% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.074% 0.067% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 26
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- +86.44%
Contract for Difference
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16281 20900 20518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.23% 48.37% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13610 17042 17034
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Contract for Difference
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 London

Contract for Difference
Salary Trend in London

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

Contract for Difference Salary Trend in London

Contract for Difference
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Contract for Difference across the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Contract for Difference Salary Histogram in London

Contract for Difference
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 11 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
City of London +18 5 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Contract for Difference
England

Contract for Difference
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 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 London region with a requirement for Contract for Difference.

1 31 (86.11%) Finance
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) JIRA
4 17 (47.22%) QA
5 16 (44.44%) HTML
5 16 (44.44%) CSS
5 16 (44.44%) 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
8 11 (30.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (30.56%) C#
9 10 (27.78%) Front Office
9 10 (27.78%) HTML5
10 9 (25.00%) Spread Betting
10 9 (25.00%) Java
11 7 (19.44%) 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%) MS Visio
12 6 (16.67%) VBA
13 5 (13.89%) Back Office
13 5 (13.89%) Derivative
13 5 (13.89%) Mathematics

Contract for Difference
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) HTTP
1 12 (33.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) 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%) Balsamiq Mockups
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%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) QA Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 11 (30.56%) Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Junior
8 4 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Junior Business Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (8.33%) Software Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (5.56%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) CSS
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) HTML5
3 5 (13.89%) .NET
4 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.78%) JDBC
6 1 (2.78%) NumPy
6 1 (2.78%) Pandas
6 1 (2.78%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) SciPy
6 1 (2.78%) STL
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Mobile App
2 11 (30.56%) 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
7 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) Front End Development
3 12 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 7 (19.44%) 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
7 4 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.56%) SDLC
9 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.78%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.78%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) VBA
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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