Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 786 704 858
Rank change year-on-year -82 +154 -6
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 116 163 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.80% 2.05% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 149 32
UK median daily rate £675 £650 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +6.12% +6.52%
10th Percentile £538 £500 £500
90th Percentile £800 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £78 -
% change year-on-year +86.45% - -
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 6,433 7,941 8,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.26% 8.08% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,752 4,661 5,139
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £660 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 108 97
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £61.00 £57.50 £76.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £24.38 £31.75
% change year-on-year -13.85% -23.23% +41.11%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -56 114 £688 +5.77% 3
England -67 114 £688 +5.77% 3
Northern Ireland +37 2 £145 +86.45%
UK excluding London -26 2 £145 +86.45%

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 104 (89.66%) ION Trading
2 78 (67.24%) Electronic Trading
3 73 (62.93%) Java
4 68 (58.62%) Front Office
5 57 (49.14%) Fixed Income
6 54 (46.55%) Banking
7 49 (42.24%) Finance
8 46 (39.66%) Linux
9 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
10 30 (25.86%) AngularJS
11 29 (25.00%) Investment Banking
12 28 (24.14%) TypeScript
12 28 (24.14%) Node.js
12 28 (24.14%) Socket.IO
13 25 (21.55%) Front End Development
13 25 (21.55%) Low Latency
13 25 (21.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 24 (20.69%) Unix
14 24 (20.69%) SQL
15 23 (19.83%) HTML
16 21 (18.10%) Oracle
17 20 (17.24%) Windows
17 20 (17.24%) Web Development
18 19 (16.38%) Java 8
19 17 (14.66%) CSS
19 17 (14.66%) Angular 2
19 17 (14.66%) HTML5
19 17 (14.66%) MongoDB
20 16 (13.79%) Multithreading
20 16 (13.79%) TIBCO

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 (4.31%) MTS
2 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 5 (4.31%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
1 7 (6.03%) Multicast
2 3 (2.59%) HTTP
3 2 (1.72%) DHCP
3 2 (1.72%) DNS
3 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.66%) MongoDB
2 10 (8.62%) RDBMS
2 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.03%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.31%) Blockchain
4 5 (4.31%) KDB
4 5 (4.31%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.31%) Maven
1 5 (4.31%) Subversion
2 4 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.59%) EasyMock
3 3 (2.59%) Mockito
3 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.72%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 68 (58.62%) Front Office
2 54 (46.55%) Banking
3 49 (42.24%) Finance
4 29 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 12 (10.34%) Back Office
6 7 (6.03%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (70.69%) Developer
2 56 (48.28%) Java Developer
3 29 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 26 (22.41%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 25 (21.55%) Senior Developer
6 22 (18.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (17.24%) Angular Developer
8 19 (16.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 19 (16.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (13.79%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 16 (13.79%) Web Developer
10 15 (12.93%) Analyst
11 13 (11.21%) Front Office Developer
12 12 (10.34%) Support Analyst
13 11 (9.48%) Java Web Developer
14 10 (8.62%) Low Latency Java Developer
15 9 (7.76%) Node.js Developer
16 8 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 7 (6.03%) Applications Engineer
17 7 (6.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.86%) AngularJS
2 28 (24.14%) Node.js
2 28 (24.14%) Socket.IO
3 23 (19.83%) HTML
4 17 (14.66%) Angular 2
4 17 (14.66%) CSS
4 17 (14.66%) HTML5
5 15 (12.93%) Spring
6 11 (9.48%) RxJS
7 9 (7.76%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.90%) Rendezvous
8 8 (6.90%) RESTful
8 8 (6.90%) TIBCO EMS
9 7 (6.03%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (6.03%) Java EE
9 7 (6.03%) JSF
9 7 (6.03%) JSP
10 6 (5.17%) .NET
10 6 (5.17%) JNI
10 6 (5.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (49.14%) Fixed Income
2 25 (21.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (9.48%) Equities
4 7 (6.03%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.31%) Eurex
5 5 (4.31%) User Experience
6 4 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.86%) Derivative
8 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 46 (39.66%) Linux
2 24 (20.69%) Unix
3 20 (17.24%) Windows
4 10 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (67.24%) Electronic Trading
2 25 (21.55%) Front End Development
2 25 (21.55%) Low Latency
3 20 (17.24%) Web Development
4 16 (13.79%) Multithreading
5 12 (10.34%) Multithreaded Programming
6 11 (9.48%) Open Source
7 10 (8.62%) Change Management
7 10 (8.62%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (7.76%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.76%) Change Control
8 9 (7.76%) Defect Management
8 9 (7.76%) Line Management
8 9 (7.76%) Problem Management
8 9 (7.76%) Project Management
8 9 (7.76%) System Testing
8 9 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.03%) Capacity Management
9 7 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (62.93%) Java
2 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.14%) TypeScript
4 24 (20.69%) SQL
5 19 (16.38%) Java 8
6 14 (12.07%) C#
7 13 (11.21%) Python
8 11 (9.48%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.03%) C++
9 7 (6.03%) Scala
10 6 (5.17%) C
11 5 (4.31%) R
12 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.86%) Perl
13 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 104 (89.66%) ION Trading
2 21 (18.10%) Oracle
3 16 (13.79%) Bloomberg
3 16 (13.79%) TIBCO
4 10 (8.62%) Sybase
5 7 (6.03%) Reuters
5 7 (6.03%) Software AG
6 6 (5.17%) Sun
7 5 (4.31%) Currenex
7 5 (4.31%) MarketAxess
7 5 (4.31%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.31%) Tradeweb
8 4 (3.45%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix
9 2 (1.72%) Splunk
10 1 (0.86%) Fidessa