Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for FIX Connectivity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FIX Connectivity over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

FIX Connectivity
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 240 244
Contract jobs citing FIX Connectivity 0 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.21% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.99% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
City of London median daily rate - £638 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.87% +21.05%
Central London median daily rate - £638 £575
% change year-on-year - +10.87% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

FIX Connectivity is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 768 754 922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.83% 10.55% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 585 711
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £157 £203 £294
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 16
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +7.10%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.30 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.30 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.42% -13.16% +7.10%

FIX Connectivity
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing FIX Connectivity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for FIX Connectivity in the City of London

FIX Connectivity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FIX Connectivity in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for FIX Connectivity in the City of London