Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 729 830
Rank change year-on-year -58 +101 -71
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 95 116 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.13% 0.055%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.39% 1.56% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 101 47
UK median daily rate £750 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £575 £463 £515
90th Percentile £838 £725 £720
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 6,849 7,434 8,104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.80% 8.23% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,048 4,324 4,827
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +4.05% -1.70%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 98 88
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £30.19 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.47% +9.78% +22.22%
10th Percentile £9.50 £12.50 £12.53
90th Percentile £47.50 £58.60 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -37.98% +17.27% +25.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -64 92 £750 +20.00% 3
England -66 92 £750 +20.00% 3
Northern Ireland +7 3 £143 +84.52%
UK excluding London -23 3 £143 +84.52%

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 89 (93.68%) ION Trading
2 74 (77.89%) Java
3 72 (75.79%) Electronic Trading
4 54 (56.84%) Banking
5 51 (53.68%) Front Office
6 45 (47.37%) Finance
6 45 (47.37%) Linux
7 38 (40.00%) Fixed Income
8 31 (32.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
10 26 (27.37%) Java 8
11 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
12 24 (25.26%) TIBCO
13 23 (24.21%) Node.js
13 23 (24.21%) TypeScript
13 23 (24.21%) Socket.IO
14 22 (23.16%) HTML
15 21 (22.11%) FIX Protocol
15 21 (22.11%) Front End Development
16 20 (21.05%) TIBCO EMS
17 19 (20.00%) Web Development
17 19 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
18 18 (18.95%) Investment Banking
18 18 (18.95%) Oracle
19 17 (17.89%) Sybase
19 17 (17.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 17 (17.89%) Integration Testing
19 17 (17.89%) KDB
20 16 (16.84%) HTML5
20 16 (16.84%) CSS

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 3 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Global One
2 1 (1.05%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) DHCP
1 3 (3.16%) DNS
1 3 (3.16%) HTTP
1 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.11%) Firewall
2 2 (2.11%) Multicast
3 1 (1.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) KDB
2 16 (16.84%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.42%) RDBMS
3 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.37%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.26%) Blockchain
7 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.16%) Big Data
9 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.16%) EasyMock
2 3 (3.16%) Mockito
General
1 54 (56.84%) Banking
2 51 (53.68%) Front Office
3 45 (47.37%) Finance
4 18 (18.95%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.42%) Back Office
6 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (83.16%) Developer
2 63 (66.32%) Java Developer
3 39 (41.05%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 38 (40.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 33 (34.74%) Senior Developer
6 31 (32.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (18.95%) Angular Developer
9 17 (17.89%) JavaScript Developer
10 16 (16.84%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 16 (16.84%) Web Developer
11 11 (11.58%) Java Web Developer
12 10 (10.53%) Low Latency Java Developer
13 9 (9.47%) Front Office Developer
13 9 (9.47%) Node.js Developer
14 4 (4.21%) Analyst
14 4 (4.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 3 (3.16%) C# Developer
15 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking Java Developer
15 3 (3.16%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
2 23 (24.21%) Node.js
2 23 (24.21%) Socket.IO
3 22 (23.16%) HTML
4 21 (22.11%) FIX Protocol
5 20 (21.05%) TIBCO EMS
6 16 (16.84%) Angular 2
6 16 (16.84%) CSS
6 16 (16.84%) HTML5
7 10 (10.53%) Spring
8 8 (8.42%) JNI
8 8 (8.42%) RESTful
8 8 (8.42%) XML
9 7 (7.37%) Hibernate
9 7 (7.37%) Java EE
9 7 (7.37%) JSF
9 7 (7.37%) JSP
9 7 (7.37%) RxJS
10 5 (5.26%) .NET
11 4 (4.21%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 31 (32.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (11.58%) Equities
4 4 (4.21%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.16%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.11%) Derivative
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.37%) Linux
2 17 (17.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (15.79%) Unix
4 6 (6.32%) Windows
5 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.79%) Electronic Trading
2 21 (22.11%) Front End Development
3 19 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 19 (20.00%) Web Development
4 17 (17.89%) Integration Testing
5 16 (16.84%) Low Latency
6 12 (12.63%) Multithreading
7 9 (9.47%) Multithreaded Programming
8 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.37%) Open Source
10 6 (6.32%) Change Control
10 6 (6.32%) Defect Management
10 6 (6.32%) Line Management
10 6 (6.32%) System Testing
10 6 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.32%) Workflow
11 5 (5.26%) Change Management
11 5 (5.26%) MVVM
11 5 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (77.89%) Java
2 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.37%) Java 8
4 23 (24.21%) TypeScript
5 10 (10.53%) SQL
6 9 (9.47%) C#
6 9 (9.47%) C++
7 8 (8.42%) Bash Shell
7 8 (8.42%) C
8 7 (7.37%) Scala
9 3 (3.16%) Python
9 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.11%) R
11 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.05%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) MiFID
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 89 (93.68%) ION Trading
2 24 (25.26%) TIBCO
3 18 (18.95%) Oracle
4 17 (17.89%) Sybase
5 4 (4.21%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.21%) Reuters
6 3 (3.16%) Bloomberg
6 3 (3.16%) Citrix
6 3 (3.16%) Software AG
7 2 (2.11%) Splunk
8 1 (1.05%) Sun