Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ION MarketView skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ION MarketView over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

ION Trading MarketView
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 455 605 558
Rank change year-on-year +150 -47 -18
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 175 15 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.033% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.96% 0.44% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 13 48
London median daily rate £650 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £525 £503 £525
90th Percentile £775 £720 £638
England median daily rate £650 £625 £575
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

ION MarketView is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3531 3448 3819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.50% 7.65% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2282 2314 2333
London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £315 £313 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £434
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.63% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 28
London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.03% -43.07% +37.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £5.00 £16.62
90th Percentile £43.00 £143.10 £80.75
England median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.00% -9.09% +4.76%

ION MarketView
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ION MarketView as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ION MarketView in London

ION MarketView
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ION MarketView in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ION MarketView in London

ION MarketView
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ION MarketView in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ION MarketView in London

ION MarketView
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION MarketView within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Central London +40 43 £730 +8.15%
East London - 2 £569 -
ION MarketView
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ION MarketView 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 London region with a requirement for ION MarketView.

1 166 (94.86%) ION Trading
2 139 (79.43%) Electronic Trading
3 114 (65.14%) Java
4 103 (58.86%) Fixed Income
5 96 (54.86%) Finance
6 82 (46.86%) Banking
7 65 (37.14%) Front Office
8 53 (30.29%) SQL
9 52 (29.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 51 (29.14%) Multithreading
11 50 (28.57%) Linux
12 45 (25.71%) Bloomberg
12 45 (25.71%) TIBCO
13 44 (25.14%) Sybase
13 44 (25.14%) SDLC
14 42 (24.00%) Low Latency
15 38 (21.71%) KDB
16 36 (20.57%) FIX Protocol
17 34 (19.43%) TIBCO EMS
17 34 (19.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 32 (18.29%) Integration Testing
19 30 (17.14%) SQL Server
19 30 (17.14%) C++
20 28 (16.00%) Oracle
20 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
20 28 (16.00%) Investment Banking
21 23 (13.14%) TDD
21 23 (13.14%) Unix
21 23 (13.14%) Greenfield Project
22 22 (12.57%) Continuous Integration

ION MarketView
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (2.29%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (11.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 4 (2.29%) RMDS
3 1 (0.57%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.29%) LAN
1 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.71%) KDB
2 30 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.14%) OLAP
3 9 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (10.86%) Subversion
1 19 (10.86%) TeamCity
1 19 (10.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (5.14%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.57%) JUnit
3 8 (4.57%) Mockito
4 5 (2.86%) TestNG
5 3 (1.71%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 96 (54.86%) Finance
2 82 (46.86%) Banking
3 65 (37.14%) Front Office
4 28 (16.00%) Investment Banking
5 16 (9.14%) Back Office
6 7 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (54.86%) Developer
2 85 (48.57%) Java Developer
3 67 (38.29%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 66 (37.71%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 40 (22.86%) Senior Developer
6 37 (21.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (12.57%) Analyst
8 15 (8.57%) Support Analyst
9 12 (6.86%) Electronic Trading Support
10 11 (6.29%) Low Latency Java Developer
11 9 (5.14%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (5.14%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.57%) SQL Developer
12 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Support Specialist
13 7 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
13 7 (4.00%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
13 7 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (4.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.57%) FIX Protocol
2 34 (19.43%) TIBCO EMS
3 20 (11.43%) XML
4 19 (10.86%) HTML
5 18 (10.29%) JNI
6 15 (8.57%) .NET
7 11 (6.29%) HTML5
8 10 (5.71%) Node.js
8 10 (5.71%) XSD
8 10 (5.71%) XSLT
9 9 (5.14%) Spring
10 8 (4.57%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.57%) Rendezvous
11 7 (4.00%) Kendo UI
12 6 (3.43%) Hibernate
13 5 (2.86%) Java EE
13 5 (2.86%) JSP
13 5 (2.86%) RESTful
13 5 (2.86%) WinForms
13 5 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 103 (58.86%) Fixed Income
2 52 (29.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (13.14%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (10.29%) Equities
6 13 (7.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.71%) Wiki
8 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.14%) Eurex
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
9 1 (0.57%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.57%) Linux
2 34 (19.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (13.14%) Unix
4 8 (4.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (79.43%) Electronic Trading
2 51 (29.14%) Multithreading
3 44 (25.14%) SDLC
4 42 (24.00%) Low Latency
5 32 (18.29%) Integration Testing
6 23 (13.14%) TDD
7 22 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (10.86%) Test Automation
10 16 (9.14%) Multithreaded Programming
11 14 (8.00%) Problem Management
12 12 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (6.86%) DevOps
13 11 (6.29%) Incident Management
14 10 (5.71%) MVVM
14 10 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (5.14%) Data Modelling
15 9 (5.14%) Open Source
16 8 (4.57%) OO
17 7 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 114 (65.14%) Java
2 53 (30.29%) SQL
3 30 (17.14%) C++
4 22 (12.57%) C#
5 21 (12.00%) Python
6 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (6.86%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.29%) C
9 7 (4.00%) Perl
10 4 (2.29%) PHP
11 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.14%) Tcl
12 1 (0.57%) Clojure
12 1 (0.57%) Scala
12 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.00%) Degree
2 6 (3.43%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.86%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 166 (94.86%) ION Trading
2 45 (25.71%) Bloomberg
2 45 (25.71%) TIBCO
3 44 (25.14%) Sybase
4 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (16.00%) Oracle
5 21 (12.00%) Tradeweb
6 19 (10.86%) Perforce
7 6 (3.43%) Sun
8 4 (2.29%) IBM
9 3 (1.71%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.71%) Murex
9 3 (1.71%) Syncfusion
10 2 (1.14%) Splunk
11 1 (0.57%) eSpeed
11 1 (0.57%) Fidessa