Period
to 19 July 2018

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 6 months to 19 July 2018 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
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 763 692 847
Rank change year-on-year -71 +155 -49
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 123 141 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.053%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.83% 1.83% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 123 51
UK median daily rate £700 £650 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £575 £475 £500
90th Percentile £838 £725 £701
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £78 -
% change year-on-year +84.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,728 7,720 8,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 8.11% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,919 4,445 5,147
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.67% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 114 98
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.48% +17.27% +7.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.33 £10.42
90th Percentile £50.38 £59.40 £78.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.41 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -38.83% +21.74% +19.79%

ION MarketView
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ION MarketView in the UK

ION MarketView
Top 4 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 6 months to 19 July 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 -50 120 £700 +7.69%
England -67 120 £700 +7.69%
Northern Ireland +16 3 £143 +84.52%
UK excluding London -13 3 £143 +84.52%

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ION MarketView 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 with a requirement for ION MarketView.

1 113 (91.87%) ION Trading
2 89 (72.36%) Electronic Trading
3 84 (68.29%) Java
4 69 (56.10%) Front Office
5 65 (52.85%) Banking
6 56 (45.53%) Finance
7 55 (44.72%) Fixed Income
7 55 (44.72%) Linux
8 35 (28.46%) JavaScript
8 35 (28.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 33 (26.83%) AngularJS
10 31 (25.20%) TypeScript
10 31 (25.20%) Node.js
10 31 (25.20%) Socket.IO
11 30 (24.39%) Investment Banking
12 27 (21.95%) Java 8
12 27 (21.95%) Front End Development
13 24 (19.51%) Low Latency
13 24 (19.51%) TIBCO
13 24 (19.51%) HTML
14 21 (17.07%) Unix
14 21 (17.07%) Web Development
15 20 (16.26%) Oracle
16 19 (15.45%) Deployment Automation
17 18 (14.63%) Angular 2
17 18 (14.63%) MongoDB
17 18 (14.63%) HTML5
17 18 (14.63%) CSS
17 18 (14.63%) TIBCO EMS
18 17 (13.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

ION MarketView
Co-occurring 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 5 (4.07%) MTS
2 3 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 5 (4.07%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) Firewall
1 5 (4.07%) Multicast
2 4 (3.25%) HTTP
3 3 (2.44%) DHCP
3 3 (2.44%) DNS
3 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.63%) MongoDB
2 14 (11.38%) KDB
3 10 (8.13%) RDBMS
3 10 (8.13%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.69%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.88%) Blockchain
6 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.25%) EasyMock
2 4 (3.25%) Mockito
3 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.44%) Maven
3 3 (2.44%) Subversion
4 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 69 (56.10%) Front Office
2 65 (52.85%) Banking
3 56 (45.53%) Finance
4 30 (24.39%) Investment Banking
5 14 (11.38%) Back Office
6 7 (5.69%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (76.42%) Developer
2 67 (54.47%) Java Developer
3 40 (32.52%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 37 (30.08%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 35 (28.46%) Senior Developer
6 31 (25.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (17.07%) Angular Developer
8 20 (16.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 20 (16.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (13.82%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 17 (13.82%) Web Developer
10 12 (9.76%) Front Office Developer
10 12 (9.76%) Java Web Developer
10 12 (9.76%) Low Latency Java Developer
11 11 (8.94%) Analyst
12 10 (8.13%) Node.js Developer
13 9 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 8 (6.50%) Support Analyst
15 7 (5.69%) C# Developer
16 5 (4.07%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.83%) AngularJS
2 31 (25.20%) Node.js
2 31 (25.20%) Socket.IO
3 24 (19.51%) HTML
4 18 (14.63%) Angular 2
4 18 (14.63%) CSS
4 18 (14.63%) HTML5
4 18 (14.63%) TIBCO EMS
5 16 (13.01%) FIX Protocol
6 13 (10.57%) RxJS
6 13 (10.57%) Spring
7 9 (7.32%) RESTful
8 8 (6.50%) .NET
8 8 (6.50%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.50%) JNI
8 8 (6.50%) XML
9 7 (5.69%) Java EE
9 7 (5.69%) JSF
9 7 (5.69%) JSP
10 6 (4.88%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 55 (44.72%) Fixed Income
2 35 (28.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (10.57%) Equities
4 7 (5.69%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.07%) Eurex
5 5 (4.07%) User Experience
6 4 (3.25%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.63%) Derivative
9 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.72%) Linux
2 21 (17.07%) Unix
3 17 (13.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (10.57%) Windows
5 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (72.36%) Electronic Trading
2 27 (21.95%) Front End Development
3 24 (19.51%) Low Latency
4 21 (17.07%) Web Development
5 19 (15.45%) Deployment Automation
6 14 (11.38%) Integration Testing
7 13 (10.57%) Multithreading
7 13 (10.57%) Open Source
8 12 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.94%) Change Control
9 11 (8.94%) Defect Management
9 11 (8.94%) Line Management
9 11 (8.94%) Multithreaded Programming
9 11 (8.94%) System Testing
9 11 (8.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.32%) Change Management
10 9 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.50%) MVVM
11 8 (6.50%) Workflow
12 7 (5.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (68.29%) Java
2 35 (28.46%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.20%) TypeScript
4 27 (21.95%) Java 8
5 17 (13.82%) SQL
6 16 (13.01%) C#
7 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.32%) C++
9 8 (6.50%) C
9 8 (6.50%) Python
10 7 (5.69%) Scala
11 5 (4.07%) R
12 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.81%) Perl
13 1 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 113 (91.87%) ION Trading
2 24 (19.51%) TIBCO
3 20 (16.26%) Oracle
4 17 (13.82%) Sybase
5 13 (10.57%) Bloomberg
6 7 (5.69%) Software AG
7 6 (4.88%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.88%) Reuters
8 5 (4.07%) MarketAxess
8 5 (4.07%) Tradeweb
9 4 (3.25%) Sun
10 3 (2.44%) Citrix
10 3 (2.44%) Currenex
10 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.63%) Splunk