The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Contract for Difference in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Contract for Difference over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract for Difference (CFD)
Rank 214 - 223
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Contract for Difference 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.021% - 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.057% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £29,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 - £32,500
Contract for Difference
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1757 1592 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.61% 34.22% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1504 1266 1741
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Contract for Difference
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Contract for Difference across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Contract for Difference Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Contract for Difference
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Contract for Difference Salary Trend in Surrey

Contract for Difference
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Contract for Difference
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft