Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 705 874
Rank change year-on-year -118 +169 -24
Contract jobs citing ION MarketView 75 181 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.18% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.16% 2.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 169 16
UK median daily rate £675 £650 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £525 £516 £506
90th Percentile £800 £755 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate - £95 -
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 6,472 8,368 8,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.12% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,777 4,947 5,245
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £295
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 88 95
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £27.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.09% -12.10% +10.71%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.43 £10.23
90th Percentile £64.75 £52.60 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -25.81% +18.23%

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 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ION MarketView in the UK

ION MarketView
Top 2 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 14 November 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
England -94 75 £675 +3.85% 2
London -105 75 £675 +3.85% 2

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 66 (88.00%) ION Trading
2 50 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
3 45 (60.00%) Front Office
4 43 (57.33%) Java
5 40 (53.33%) Fixed Income
6 29 (38.67%) Finance
6 29 (38.67%) Linux
7 26 (34.67%) Banking
8 21 (28.00%) Unix
9 20 (26.67%) Java 8
10 19 (25.33%) Investment Banking
11 18 (24.00%) Windows
12 15 (20.00%) Bloomberg
12 15 (20.00%) Multithreading
13 14 (18.67%) Low Latency
13 14 (18.67%) SQL
13 14 (18.67%) Python
14 12 (16.00%) Oracle
14 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
14 12 (16.00%) Spring
14 12 (16.00%) Multithreaded Programming
15 11 (14.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (13.33%) TIBCO
16 10 (13.33%) Subversion
16 10 (13.33%) Maven
16 10 (13.33%) TypeScript
16 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
16 10 (13.33%) Node.js
16 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
16 10 (13.33%) Socket.IO

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 6 (8.00%) MTS
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 4 (5.33%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Firewall
1 5 (6.67%) Multicast
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.00%) KDB
4 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (13.33%) Maven
1 10 (13.33%) Subversion
2 8 (10.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.67%) EasyMock
3 2 (2.67%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) JUnit
3 2 (2.67%) Mockito
3 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (60.00%) Front Office
2 29 (38.67%) Finance
3 26 (34.67%) Banking
4 19 (25.33%) Investment Banking
5 7 (9.33%) Back Office
6 5 (6.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (62.67%) Developer
2 33 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (25.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 17 (22.67%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Senior Developer
6 14 (18.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (17.33%) Analyst
8 12 (16.00%) Support Analyst
9 10 (13.33%) Front Office Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Angular Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (6.67%) Linux Scripter
11 4 (5.33%) Electronic Trading Support
11 4 (5.33%) Electronics Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) Spring
2 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (13.33%) Node.js
2 10 (13.33%) Socket.IO
3 6 (8.00%) RxJS
4 5 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (6.67%) Rendezvous
4 5 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
5 4 (5.33%) Angular 2
5 4 (5.33%) CSS
5 4 (5.33%) HTML
5 4 (5.33%) HTML5
5 4 (5.33%) JMS
6 3 (4.00%) .NET
6 3 (4.00%) Kendo UI
7 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.67%) RESTful
7 2 (2.67%) SOAP
7 2 (2.67%) Spring Batch
7 2 (2.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (53.33%) Fixed Income
2 11 (14.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.00%) Eurex
4 5 (6.67%) Hedge funds
5 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.00%) Equities
6 3 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Linux
2 21 (28.00%) Unix
3 18 (24.00%) Windows
4 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 15 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 14 (18.67%) Low Latency
4 12 (16.00%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (10.67%) Front End Development
6 7 (9.33%) Workflow
7 6 (8.00%) Change Management
7 6 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (8.00%) Open Source
8 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.67%) Change Control
8 5 (6.67%) Defect Management
8 5 (6.67%) High Availability
8 5 (6.67%) Line Management
8 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.67%) Project Management
8 5 (6.67%) System Testing
8 5 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Java
2 20 (26.67%) Java 8
3 14 (18.67%) Python
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) TypeScript
5 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.67%) C#
7 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.33%) Perl
8 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.00%) R
9 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.33%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 66 (88.00%) ION Trading
2 15 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 12 (16.00%) Oracle
4 10 (13.33%) TIBCO
5 8 (10.67%) Sybase
6 6 (8.00%) Tradeweb
7 5 (6.67%) Currenex
7 5 (6.67%) MarketAxess
7 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.67%) Reuters
7 5 (6.67%) Software AG
7 5 (6.67%) Sun
8 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.33%) Fidessa