Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spread Betting in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spread Betting over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Spread Betting
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 821 814 822
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -10
Contract jobs citing Spread Betting 16 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.052% 0.058% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 14
England median daily rate £463 £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.76% -6.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £378 £438 £323
90th Percentile £543 £663 £613
UK median daily rate £463 £513 £550
% change year-on-year -9.76% -6.82% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Spread Betting 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30,824 29,470 32,681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.67% 32.76% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,863 19,331 21,149
England median daily rate £451 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +1.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £250
90th Percentile £656 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1,026 1,305
England median hourly rate £21.78 £20.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.79% +4.93% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.29% +2.50% +14.29%

Spread Betting
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Spread Betting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Spread Betting in England

Spread Betting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Spread Betting in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Spread Betting in England

Spread Betting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spread Betting in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spread Betting in England

Spread Betting
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spread Betting in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spread Betting in England

Spread Betting
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spread Betting within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
London -31 12 £450 -12.20% 42
South East - 3 £525 - 3
North of England - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Spread Betting
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spread Betting 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 England region with a requirement for Spread Betting.

1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (18.75%) NHibernate
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) DB2
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (18.75%) Dapper ORM

Spread Betting
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (12.50%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (12.50%) Lawson
2 2 (12.50%) NetSuite
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Business One
2 2 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.25%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) DB2
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) InfluxDB
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Flyway
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Liquibase
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (18.75%) Dapper ORM
2 3 (18.75%) NHibernate
2 3 (18.75%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (6.25%) J2ME
4 1 (6.25%) JMS
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Animation
1 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) API Design
3 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Asynchronous Programming
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 2 (12.50%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CBAP
2 2 (12.50%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) KVM
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Baan
2 2 (12.50%) CODA
2 2 (12.50%) Epicor
2 2 (12.50%) Infor
2 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Reuters
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau