Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 791 794 710
Rank change year-on-year +3 -84 +180
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 23 98 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.095% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.38% 1.52% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 92 158
UK median daily rate £800 £675 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +3.85% +6.12%
10th Percentile £700 £526 £524
90th Percentile £850 £800 £747
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £145 £80
% change year-on-year +3.81% +80.63% -
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 6,045 6,442 8,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.13% 6.24% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,608 3,766 4,855
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 79 88
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £24.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.29% -11.93% +9.00%
10th Percentile £12.11 £11.67 £13.00
90th Percentile £67.63 £60.25 £50.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -25.00% -3.23%

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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
England -3 22 £800 +18.52% 1
London -14 22 £800 +18.52% 1
UK excluding London +78 1 £150 +3.81%
Northern Ireland +5 1 £150 +3.81%

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 22 (95.65%) Java
1 22 (95.65%) ION Trading
1 22 (95.65%) Electronic Trading
1 22 (95.65%) Low Latency
2 21 (91.30%) JNI
2 21 (91.30%) C++
3 20 (86.96%) Multithreading
4 19 (82.61%) C
4 19 (82.61%) Front Office
5 17 (73.91%) C#
6 16 (69.57%) Windows
6 16 (69.57%) TIBCO
6 16 (69.57%) Rendezvous
6 16 (69.57%) Middleware
6 16 (69.57%) Concurrent Programming
7 15 (65.22%) Migration
8 7 (30.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (26.09%) Equities
9 6 (26.09%) Banking
10 5 (21.74%) Fixed Income
10 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
11 4 (17.39%) Finance
11 4 (17.39%) SDLC
12 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
12 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (8.70%) Degree
12 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
13 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
13 1 (4.35%) TDD

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:

General
1 19 (82.61%) Front Office
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
1 21 (91.30%) Java Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Low Latency Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) JNI
2 16 (69.57%) Middleware
2 16 (69.57%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (26.09%) Equities
3 5 (21.74%) Fixed Income
4 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Electronic Trading
1 22 (95.65%) Low Latency
2 20 (86.96%) Multithreading
3 16 (69.57%) Concurrent Programming
4 15 (65.22%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Statistics
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) C++
3 19 (82.61%) C
4 17 (73.91%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) ION Trading
2 16 (69.57%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.35%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Reuters