Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Multithreading skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Multithreading over the 6 months to 9 December 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.

Multithreaded
UK
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 329 220 171
Rank change year-on-year -109 -49 +111
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 601 1,345 1,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 1.29% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.48% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 1,076 1,312
UK median daily rate £575 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £390 £400 £388
90th Percentile £763 £763 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £450 £409
% change year-on-year -3.89% +10.09% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 18
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £37.75 £26.45 £32.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £53.00 £77.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £46.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +11.76%

Multithreading is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,162 90,849 88,315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.70% 87.05% 86.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 45,217 60,183 58,878
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,267 2,325 2,078
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -8.33% +6.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.18 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.47 £50.19 £49.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.37 £20.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +9.12% -14.58% +6.67%

Multithreading
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Multithreading in the UK

Multithreading
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Multithreading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Multithreading in the UK

Multithreading
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multithreading over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Multithreading in the UK

Multithreading
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multithreading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Multithreading in the UK

Multithreading
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Multithreading over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Multithreading in the UK

Multithreading
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Multithreading within the UK over the 6 months to 9 December 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 -100 561 £600 -1.23% 342
London -76 427 £625 -3.85% 202
UK excluding London -75 165 £433 -3.89% 147
South East -74 54 £415 -16.58% 50
South West +24 38 £433 +35.16% 5
Northern Ireland +15 24 £433 - 5
North of England +17 20 £400 -5.88% 22
East of England +39 17 £388 -11.43% 52
Yorkshire +39 10 £450 +5.88% 6
North West +17 7 £450 +19.21% 12
Midlands +54 5 £350 -28.21% 11
Wales +25 4 £373 -8.02%
East Midlands +26 3 £410 - 4
North East +16 3 £388 -3.13% 4
Scotland -12 3 £438 +9.38% 2
West Midlands +28 2 £345 -29.23% 7

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Multithreading 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 Multithreading.

1 333 (55.41%) Java
2 250 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (37.94%) C#
4 170 (28.29%) TDD
5 163 (27.12%) Finance
6 156 (25.96%) Front Office
7 142 (23.63%) C++
8 140 (23.29%) .NET
9 132 (21.96%) Banking
10 130 (21.63%) SQL
10 130 (21.63%) JavaScript
11 128 (21.30%) OO
12 115 (19.13%) SQL Server
13 106 (17.64%) Multithreaded Programming
14 101 (16.81%) Concurrent Programming
15 96 (15.97%) Low Latency
15 96 (15.97%) Oracle
16 95 (15.81%) Software Engineering
16 95 (15.81%) Microservices
17 91 (15.14%) Linux
18 89 (14.81%) AngularJS
19 87 (14.48%) Windows
19 87 (14.48%) Spring
20 84 (13.98%) Git (software)
21 82 (13.64%) Unit Testing
22 75 (12.48%) Python
23 72 (11.98%) SDLC
24 70 (11.65%) Electronic Trading
25 67 (11.15%) Test Automation
26 66 (10.98%) C

Multithreading
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 26 (4.33%) Tomcat
2 20 (3.33%) Jetty
3 18 (3.00%) Apache
4 10 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (1.66%) JBoss
5 8 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.00%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.00%) SugarCRM
8 4 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.67%) IIS
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.50%) Confluence
9 3 (0.50%) Ethereum
9 3 (0.50%) Hyperledger
10 2 (0.33%) nginx
10 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (3.16%) ION MarketView
2 10 (1.66%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (0.50%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.50%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.33%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.65%) Azure
2 61 (10.15%) AWS
3 21 (3.49%) GCP
4 13 (2.16%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.83%) GitHub
6 6 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.83%) BrowserStack
7 5 (0.83%) Sauce Labs
8 4 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.50%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.50%) IaaS
9 3 (0.50%) PaaS
10 2 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.33%) Apigee
10 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.33%) SaaS
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.17%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.83%) HTTP
2 17 (2.83%) Multicast
3 15 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.66%) Internet
5 7 (1.16%) DNS
5 7 (1.16%) SNMP
6 4 (0.67%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.67%) Network Security
7 3 (0.50%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 2 (0.33%) DHCP
8 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.33%) Firewall
8 2 (0.33%) FTP
8 2 (0.33%) LAN
8 2 (0.33%) SAN
8 2 (0.33%) SSL
8 2 (0.33%) VPN
8 2 (0.33%) WAN
9 1 (0.17%) Broadband
9 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.99%) NoSQL
3 38 (6.32%) Relational Database
4 32 (5.32%) MongoDB
5 29 (4.83%) MySQL
6 20 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 17 (2.83%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.66%) Hadoop
9 13 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (2.16%) Big Data
9 13 (2.16%) DB2
10 10 (1.66%) Redis
10 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.16%) SQLite
13 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.83%) Apache Ignite
14 5 (0.83%) Blockchain
14 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 84 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 48 (7.99%) Jenkins
2 48 (7.99%) Maven
3 35 (5.82%) Subversion
4 33 (5.49%) Visual Studio
5 31 (5.16%) JUnit
6 26 (4.33%) JIRA
7 25 (4.16%) NUnit
8 22 (3.66%) Moq
8 22 (3.66%) TeamCity
9 18 (3.00%) Ant
10 16 (2.66%) Gradle
11 15 (2.50%) JConsole
11 15 (2.50%) Mockito
11 15 (2.50%) VisualVM
12 14 (2.33%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.33%) JProfiler
13 13 (2.16%) ClearCase
14 12 (2.00%) Selenium
15 11 (1.83%) ReSharper
General
1 163 (27.12%) Finance
2 156 (25.96%) Front Office
3 132 (21.96%) Banking
4 45 (7.49%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.50%) Back Office
6 8 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.00%) Local Government
8 5 (0.83%) Marketing
8 5 (0.83%) Public Sector
9 4 (0.67%) Games
9 4 (0.67%) Retail
10 3 (0.50%) Law
10 3 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Military
11 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 482 (80.20%) Developer
2 249 (41.43%) Java Developer
3 106 (17.64%) C# Developer
4 103 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 82 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 79 (13.14%) .NET Developer
7 51 (8.49%) Front Office Developer
8 48 (7.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (7.32%) Software Engineer
10 35 (5.82%) Full Stack Developer
11 31 (5.16%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 27 (4.49%) C++ Developer
13 26 (4.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
13 26 (4.33%) React Developer
14 25 (4.16%) WPF Developer
15 24 (3.99%) C# WPF Developer
16 22 (3.66%) Angular Developer
17 21 (3.49%) Software Developer
18 16 (2.66%) Low Latency Java Developer
19 15 (2.50%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (23.29%) .NET
2 89 (14.81%) AngularJS
3 87 (14.48%) Spring
4 65 (10.82%) RESTful
5 60 (9.98%) HTML
6 59 (9.82%) REST
7 58 (9.65%) React
8 54 (8.99%) Web Services
9 46 (7.65%) .NET Framework
10 43 (7.15%) WPF
11 40 (6.66%) HTML5
12 39 (6.49%) Hibernate
13 35 (5.82%) Spring Boot
14 30 (4.99%) FIX Protocol
14 30 (4.99%) Middleware
15 29 (4.83%) CSS
16 28 (4.66%) ASP.NET
16 28 (4.66%) JSON
17 26 (4.33%) Kafka
17 26 (4.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 61 (10.15%) Data Structures
2 61 (10.15%) Derivative
3 45 (7.49%) Fixed Income
4 41 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (5.82%) Equities
6 34 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (5.32%) Algorithms
8 24 (3.99%) Hedge funds
9 21 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (3.16%) User Experience
11 15 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
12 13 (2.16%) Grid Computing
13 10 (1.66%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.66%) Credit Derivative
13 10 (1.66%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.50%) Credit Risk
15 6 (1.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 6 (1.00%) Market Risk
15 6 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (15.14%) Linux
2 87 (14.48%) Windows
3 56 (9.32%) Unix
4 28 (4.66%) Android
5 11 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.00%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.50%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (28.29%) TDD
3 128 (21.30%) OO
4 106 (17.64%) Multithreaded Programming
5 101 (16.81%) Concurrent Programming
6 96 (15.97%) Low Latency
7 95 (15.81%) Microservices
7 95 (15.81%) Software Engineering
8 82 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 72 (11.98%) SDLC
10 70 (11.65%) Electronic Trading
11 67 (11.15%) Test Automation
12 66 (10.98%) Scrum
13 63 (10.48%) BDD
13 63 (10.48%) OOD
13 63 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
14 48 (7.99%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (7.65%) Computer Science
16 44 (7.32%) DevOps
17 41 (6.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 333 (55.41%) Java
2 228 (37.94%) C#
3 142 (23.63%) C++
4 130 (21.63%) JavaScript
4 130 (21.63%) SQL
5 75 (12.48%) Python
6 66 (10.98%) C
7 53 (8.82%) Java 8
8 40 (6.66%) TypeScript
9 27 (4.49%) Kotlin
10 19 (3.16%) Shell Script
11 16 (2.66%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.16%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.00%) Perl
13 12 (2.00%) PHP
14 11 (1.83%) Ruby
14 11 (1.83%) Scala
15 9 (1.50%) Haskell
16 8 (1.33%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (9.82%) Degree
2 24 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.16%) MCSE
5 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.83%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.33%) PhD
9 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.67%) QA
2 3 (0.50%) EMIR
2 3 (0.50%) MiFID
3 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.17%) PMO
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (4.16%) Docker
2 10 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.67%) GridGain
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (5.32%) Ansible
2 21 (3.49%) Kubernetes
3 16 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.33%) Puppet
5 11 (1.83%) Terraform
6 10 (1.66%) Cobbler
7 5 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.67%) Grafana
9 3 (0.50%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.33%) Kibana
11 1 (0.17%) AppDNA
11 1 (0.17%) Control-M
11 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (15.97%) Oracle
2 42 (6.99%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.33%) TIBCO
4 21 (3.49%) ION Trading
5 15 (2.50%) Solace
6 13 (2.16%) Google
7 10 (1.66%) Sparx
8 9 (1.50%) Charles River
8 9 (1.50%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.83%) IBM
9 5 (0.83%) Splunk
10 3 (0.50%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.50%) Sybase
11 2 (0.33%) CA
11 2 (0.33%) EXASOL
11 2 (0.33%) Typemock
11 2 (0.33%) WSO2
12 1 (0.17%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.17%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.17%) Xamarin