The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ION Trading MarketView
UK
Rank 533 612 564
Rank change year-on-year +79 -48  
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 60 32 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.54% 0.75% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 24 52
Median daily rate £600 £600 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £646 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £100
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3884 4247 4635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2557 2578
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

ION MarketView
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ION MarketView as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for ION MarketView in the UK

ION MarketView
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ION MarketView in the UK

ION MarketView
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ION MarketView over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ION MarketView in the UK

ION MarketView
Top 3 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 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
London +62 60 £600 - 3
England +58 60 £600 - 3
City of London +12 15 £575 -8.00% 2

ION MarketView
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 with a requirement for ION MarketView.

1 77 (97.47%) ION Trading
2 67 (84.81%) Electronic Trading
3 56 (70.89%) Fixed Income
4 53 (67.09%) Java
5 27 (34.18%) Computer Science
6 26 (32.91%) Multithreading
7 25 (31.65%) Finance
7 25 (31.65%) Multithreaded Programming
8 24 (30.38%) SDLC
8 24 (30.38%) C#
9 22 (27.85%) .NET
9 22 (27.85%) TIBCO
10 20 (25.32%) C++
11 19 (24.05%) Banking
12 17 (21.52%) JUnit
13 16 (20.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (20.25%) Front Office
13 16 (20.25%) WPF
13 16 (20.25%) Low Latency
14 15 (18.99%) C
15 14 (17.72%) Equities
16 13 (16.46%) TDD
16 13 (16.46%) JNI
16 13 (16.46%) Degree
16 13 (16.46%) Linux
17 12 (15.19%) Shell Script
17 12 (15.19%) FIX Protocol
17 12 (15.19%) TestNG
17 12 (15.19%) Investment Banking
17 12 (15.19%) WinForms

ION MarketView
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 4 (5.06%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Firewall
1 5 (6.33%) NAS
1 5 (6.33%) SAN
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) JUnit
2 12 (15.19%) Mockito
2 12 (15.19%) TestNG
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) NUnit
3 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (31.65%) Finance
2 19 (24.05%) Banking
3 16 (20.25%) Front Office
4 12 (15.19%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Back Office
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (63.29%) Developer
2 39 (49.37%) Java Developer
3 35 (44.30%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 25 (31.65%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 17 (21.52%) C# Developer
6 15 (18.99%) Analyst
7 12 (15.19%) C# GUI Developer
7 12 (15.19%) GUI Developer
8 11 (13.92%) Java GUI Developer
9 10 (12.66%) WinForms Developer
10 8 (10.13%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
11 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
11 7 (8.86%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
12 6 (7.59%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
13 5 (6.33%) Integration Specialist
13 5 (6.33%) Support Specialist
14 4 (5.06%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
14 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
14 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
14 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) .NET
2 16 (20.25%) WPF
3 13 (16.46%) JNI
4 12 (15.19%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (15.19%) WinForms
5 10 (12.66%) Guice
6 8 (10.13%) Rendezvous
7 5 (6.33%) Murex MxML
8 4 (5.06%) Middleware
9 2 (2.53%) HTML
10 1 (1.27%) Ajax
10 1 (1.27%) CSS
10 1 (1.27%) JavaFX
10 1 (1.27%) SOAP
10 1 (1.27%) Swing
10 1 (1.27%) Web Services
10 1 (1.27%) XHTML
10 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (70.89%) Fixed Income
2 27 (34.18%) Computer Science
3 16 (20.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (17.72%) Equities
5 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) Fintech
6 2 (2.53%) CMDB
6 2 (2.53%) User Experience
6 2 (2.53%) Wiki
7 1 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.27%) Derivative
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 4 (5.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (84.81%) Electronic Trading
2 26 (32.91%) Multithreading
3 25 (31.65%) Multithreaded Programming
4 24 (30.38%) SDLC
5 16 (20.25%) Low Latency
6 13 (16.46%) TDD
7 12 (15.19%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (8.86%) System Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.06%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (5.06%) API Development
10 4 (5.06%) KYC
10 4 (5.06%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.80%) Data Management
11 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
11 3 (3.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.09%) Java
2 24 (30.38%) C#
3 20 (25.32%) C++
4 15 (18.99%) C
5 12 (15.19%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.13%) SQL
7 5 (6.33%) Python
8 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.53%) XAML
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) MiFID
2 4 (5.06%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 77 (97.47%) ION Trading
2 22 (27.85%) TIBCO
3 10 (12.66%) Syncfusion
4 9 (11.39%) Bloomberg
4 9 (11.39%) DevExpress
5 5 (6.33%) Murex
6 4 (5.06%) Reuters
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle
7 3 (3.80%) Sun
8 2 (2.53%) eSpeed
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.53%) Tradeweb
9 1 (1.27%) HP
9 1 (1.27%) Splunk
9 1 (1.27%) Sybase
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago