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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Contract for Difference (CFD)
England / London
Rank 576 632 614
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -18
Permanent jobs citing Contract for Difference 3 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.027% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.059% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 18
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
14577 18630 18254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.63% 45.17% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12044 15505 14917
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 £35,000
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 22 February 2017.

Contract for Difference Salary Histogram in London

Contract for Difference
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) JIRA
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) Front End Development
4 9 (42.86%) Spread Betting
4 9 (42.86%) QA
5 8 (38.10%) HTML5
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) Axure RP
6 6 (28.57%) VBA
6 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) HTTP
7 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
7 5 (23.81%) Web Development
7 5 (23.81%) Confluence
7 5 (23.81%) Android
7 5 (23.81%) People Management
7 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
7 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
7 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
8 4 (19.05%) Front Office
8 4 (19.05%) Legal
8 4 (19.05%) .NET

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 5 (23.81%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) SugarCRM
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
1 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) JIRA
2 6 (28.57%) Axure RP
3 2 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 19 (90.48%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Front Office
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 5 (23.81%) QA Test Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Junior
5 4 (19.05%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Junior Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (14.29%) Software Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Business Development Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Development Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Spread Betting
2 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
3 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
4 3 (14.29%) Fintech
5 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
5 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) Derivative
5 2 (9.52%) Equities
5 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
5 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
5 2 (9.52%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Front End Development
3 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
3 5 (23.81%) People Management
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) BDD
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (9.52%) Market Making
4 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) VBA
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
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