The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England / East Midlands
Rank 99 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.067% - 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £400 £433
% change year-on-year +14.37% -7.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 364 459 441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.38% 28.35% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 322 240
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 25
Median hourly rate £16.15 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.25% +48.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East Midlands

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East Midlands

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 1 £338 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) JPA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (50.00%) ES6
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JPA
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Redux
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ES6
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat