Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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.

Spread Betting
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 870 830
Rank change year-on-year +63 -40 -4
Contract jobs citing Spread Betting 14 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.008% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.024% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
England median daily rate £471 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £406 £263 £394
90th Percentile £540 £574 £576
UK median daily rate £471 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -8.05% +2.50% +11.11%
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 next 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.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 29700 33636 33143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.67% 33.14% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19475 22349 20973
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £243
90th Percentile £644 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 981 1081 1248
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.75 £47.08
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £18.24
% change year-on-year -2.38% +15.16% -8.83%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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 +26 13 £470 -10.48% 10
South East - 1 £473 -
Spread Betting
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) CentOS
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 6 (42.86%) yum
2 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) LDAP
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (42.86%) KVM
2 6 (42.86%) Server Building
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) J2ME
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Animation
4 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Android

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) VMWare Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Android Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2ME
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Animation
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) CentOS
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Server Building
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Android Development
2 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
2 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
2 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) KVM
1 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
1 6 (42.86%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft