Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 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.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 - 189
Rank change year-on-year - +189 +16
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.020% - 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.063% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £600 £625 £600
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +44.44% - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,581 1,629 1,544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.72% 31.90% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 965 863
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -7.89%
10th Percentile £210 £192 £180
90th Percentile £594 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 94 116
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.14% -11.11% +43.18%
10th Percentile £12.93 £10.93 £11.50
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.13 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.24 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.50% +5.10%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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

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

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

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

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 1 - - 1
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) AWT
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) FishEye
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) AWT
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Google