Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 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.

Multithreaded
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 189 252
Rank change year-on-year -6 +63 -42
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 1,471 1,307 1,153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.41% 1.37% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.62% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,156 1,091 948
UK median daily rate £600 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £411 £363 £325
90th Percentile £763 £713 £689
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +7.75% +3.23% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 31
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £51.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.10% +13.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29.20 £32.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £51.10 £77.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -15.91% +22.22% +5.88%

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 89,317 80,919 92,803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.73% 84.94% 84.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,921 52,955 61,108
UK median daily rate £450 £449 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.33% +5.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,460 2,122 2,286
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.54%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.03 £52.49 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% - +16.01%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Multithreading in the UK

Multithreading
Top 15 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 20 July 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 +8 1,324 £600 - 399
London -6 1,144 £617 +2.83% 244
UK excluding London -31 311 £431 +7.75% 176
South East +13 132 £450 +30.43% 64
Northern Ireland +4 65 £460 +11.52% 4
Scotland -7 49 £388 -3.13% 15
East of England -7 20 £420 +29.23% 42
Wales -13 17 £405 -0.49% 2
North of England -32 13 £500 +25.00% 26
Midlands -6 11 £375 -25.00% 11
Yorkshire -26 10 £475 +18.75% 1
West Midlands -18 9 £375 -3.85% 6
South West -4 4 £310 -17.06% 12
North West -17 3 £525 +61.54% 25
East Midlands +2 2 £525 -6.67% 5

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 781 (53.09%) Java
2 539 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
3 518 (35.21%) C#
4 473 (32.15%) TDD
5 438 (29.78%) SQL
6 429 (29.16%) Front Office
7 400 (27.19%) Finance
8 394 (26.78%) Banking
9 389 (26.44%) Low Latency
10 375 (25.49%) .NET
11 307 (20.87%) C++
12 284 (19.31%) OO
13 276 (18.76%) Electronic Trading
14 272 (18.49%) SQL Server
15 267 (18.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 244 (16.59%) Multithreaded Programming
17 218 (14.82%) Software Engineering
18 211 (14.34%) Java 8
19 209 (14.21%) Spring
20 198 (13.46%) Linux
21 196 (13.32%) Investment Banking
22 185 (12.58%) WPF
23 182 (12.37%) Unit Testing
23 182 (12.37%) REST
24 177 (12.03%) JavaScript
25 173 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
26 171 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
27 157 (10.67%) Degree
28 153 (10.40%) Web Services
29 151 (10.27%) Oracle

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 50 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (2.92%) NServiceBus
3 40 (2.72%) Tomcat
4 30 (2.04%) Jetty
5 25 (1.70%) JBoss
6 24 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (1.50%) Apache
8 20 (1.36%) Apache Spark
9 18 (1.22%) WebLogic
10 17 (1.16%) WebSphere
11 16 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (0.68%) MQSeries
13 9 (0.61%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.48%) Mule
15 6 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
16 5 (0.34%) DataSynapse
17 4 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.27%) nginx
18 3 (0.20%) IIS
18 3 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (2.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.068%) InVision
Business Applications
1 13 (0.88%) ION MarketView
2 8 (0.54%) SunGard Martini
3 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.068%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 133 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.22%) GitHub
5 14 (0.95%) OpenShift
6 12 (0.82%) NuGet
7 8 (0.54%) SaaS
8 7 (0.48%) IaaS
8 7 (0.48%) PaaS
9 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.34%) BrowserStack
10 5 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.34%) Google Play
10 5 (0.34%) Sauce Labs
10 5 (0.34%) Serverless
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 39 (2.65%) HTTP
3 19 (1.29%) Internet
4 11 (0.75%) DMARC
5 9 (0.61%) AMQP
6 8 (0.54%) DKIM
7 7 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.41%) Kerberos
8 6 (0.41%) SMTP
8 6 (0.41%) SSL
8 6 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.27%) DLNA
9 4 (0.27%) FIX Connectivity
9 4 (0.27%) Network Security
9 4 (0.27%) RTMP
9 4 (0.27%) SMS
9 4 (0.27%) UPnP
10 3 (0.20%) Firewall
10 3 (0.20%) Wireless
11 2 (0.14%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 130 (8.84%) NoSQL
2 130 (8.84%) Relational Database
3 82 (5.57%) MongoDB
4 64 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 56 (3.81%) RDBMS
6 53 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 51 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 46 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 45 (3.06%) Big Data
10 44 (2.99%) Hadoop
11 30 (2.04%) MySQL
12 26 (1.77%) Redis
13 22 (1.50%) Neo4j
14 20 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (1.22%) Oracle Database
16 17 (1.16%) DB2
17 16 (1.09%) SQLite
18 15 (1.02%) Hazelcast
19 13 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 138 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 110 (7.48%) Maven
3 103 (7.00%) Jenkins
4 62 (4.21%) JUnit
5 60 (4.08%) Gradle
6 47 (3.20%) Visual Studio
7 41 (2.79%) NUnit
8 35 (2.38%) JIRA
8 35 (2.38%) Mockito
9 29 (1.97%) Eclipse
10 27 (1.84%) Cucumber
10 27 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (1.70%) Subversion
12 23 (1.56%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.43%) Selenium
14 16 (1.09%) Bitbucket
15 14 (0.95%) FitNesse
15 14 (0.95%) JMeter
15 14 (0.95%) SpecFlow
16 13 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 429 (29.16%) Front Office
2 400 (27.19%) Finance
3 394 (26.78%) Banking
4 196 (13.32%) Investment Banking
5 22 (1.50%) Back Office
6 19 (1.29%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.22%) Retail
8 16 (1.09%) Games
9 13 (0.88%) Electronics
10 8 (0.54%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.48%) Law
12 6 (0.41%) Automotive
12 6 (0.41%) Marketing
13 5 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.34%) Legal
13 5 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.27%) Advertising
14 4 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
14 4 (0.27%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1,299 (88.31%) Developer
2 580 (39.43%) Java Developer
3 354 (24.07%) C# Developer
4 231 (15.70%) Senior Developer
5 148 (10.06%) .NET Developer
5 148 (10.06%) Front Office Developer
6 143 (9.72%) C++ Developer
7 141 (9.59%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 121 (8.23%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 116 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
10 92 (6.25%) WPF Developer
11 85 (5.78%) C# .NET Developer
12 80 (5.44%) Software Engineer
13 73 (4.96%) C# WPF Developer
14 67 (4.55%) Java Engineer
15 64 (4.35%) SQL Developer
16 59 (4.01%) Full Stack Developer
16 59 (4.01%) Senior C# Developer
17 52 (3.54%) Software Developer
18 43 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (25.49%) .NET
2 209 (14.21%) Spring
3 185 (12.58%) WPF
4 182 (12.37%) REST
5 153 (10.40%) Web Services
6 136 (9.25%) HTML
7 126 (8.57%) AngularJS
8 119 (8.09%) WCF
9 114 (7.75%) HTML5
10 112 (7.61%) SOAP
11 105 (7.14%) JSON
12 100 (6.80%) XML
13 96 (6.53%) Hibernate
14 86 (5.85%) React
15 80 (5.44%) CSS
16 78 (5.30%) RESTful
17 77 (5.23%) FIX Protocol
18 72 (4.89%) .NET Framework
19 66 (4.49%) JMS
19 66 (4.49%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 267 (18.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 130 (8.84%) Greenfield Project
3 124 (8.43%) Algorithms
4 117 (7.95%) Fixed Income
5 111 (7.55%) Equities
6 103 (7.00%) Data Structures
7 102 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
8 100 (6.80%) Derivative
9 97 (6.59%) Computer Science
10 75 (5.10%) User Experience
11 61 (4.15%) Mobile App
12 45 (3.06%) Equity Derivative
13 42 (2.86%) Fintech
14 32 (2.18%) Hedge funds
15 29 (1.97%) Credit Risk
16 19 (1.29%) Blackberry
16 19 (1.29%) Clustering
17 16 (1.09%) Grid Computing
18 14 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
19 13 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 198 (13.46%) Linux
2 134 (9.11%) Unix
3 106 (7.21%) Windows
4 77 (5.23%) Android
5 51 (3.47%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.88%) Solaris
7 10 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (0.54%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (36.64%) Agile Software Development
2 473 (32.15%) TDD
3 389 (26.44%) Low Latency
4 284 (19.31%) OO
5 276 (18.76%) Electronic Trading
6 244 (16.59%) Multithreaded Programming
7 218 (14.82%) Software Engineering
8 182 (12.37%) Unit Testing
9 173 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
10 171 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
11 148 (10.06%) Concurrent Programming
12 146 (9.93%) Scrum
13 143 (9.72%) BDD
14 129 (8.77%) MVC
15 123 (8.36%) SOA
16 116 (7.89%) Test Automation
17 107 (7.27%) SDLC
18 101 (6.87%) Microservices
18 101 (6.87%) OOP
19 93 (6.32%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 781 (53.09%) Java
2 518 (35.21%) C#
3 438 (29.78%) SQL
4 307 (20.87%) C++
5 211 (14.34%) Java 8
6 177 (12.03%) JavaScript
7 147 (9.99%) Python
8 68 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 62 (4.21%) Scala
10 50 (3.40%) C
11 41 (2.79%) Bash Shell
12 34 (2.31%) Ruby
13 33 (2.24%) Perl
14 31 (2.11%) ES6
15 28 (1.90%) Groovy
16 21 (1.43%) TypeScript
17 20 (1.36%) VBA
18 19 (1.29%) Kotlin
19 18 (1.22%) Clojure
20 17 (1.16%) XAML
Qualifications
1 157 (10.67%) Degree
2 46 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
4 30 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.22%) Master's Degree
7 12 (0.82%) PhD
8 5 (0.34%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.27%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.068%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.068%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.068%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.90%) QA
2 7 (0.48%) MISRA
3 6 (0.41%) MISRA C
4 5 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (0.34%) MiFID
5 3 (0.20%) GDPR
6 2 (0.14%) COBIT
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.068%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.068%) EMIR
7 1 (0.068%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.068%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.068%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (7.95%) Docker
2 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.20%) HDFS
4 2 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.068%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.068%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 63 (4.28%) Ansible
2 43 (2.92%) Kubernetes
3 34 (2.31%) Puppet
4 29 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (1.43%) Cobbler
6 16 (1.09%) Prometheus
7 12 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.48%) Terraform
9 5 (0.34%) BladeLogic
10 4 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.14%) Grafana
11 2 (0.14%) Kibana
11 2 (0.14%) Opsview
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.068%) Consul
12 1 (0.068%) logstash
12 1 (0.068%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 151 (10.27%) Oracle
2 111 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 55 (3.74%) TIBCO
4 30 (2.04%) Google
5 23 (1.56%) Sybase
6 18 (1.22%) Tableau
7 17 (1.16%) Apple
8 15 (1.02%) ION Trading
9 14 (0.95%) Solace
10 13 (0.88%) IBM
11 10 (0.68%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.61%) Charles River
12 9 (0.61%) Informatica
13 8 (0.54%) Bloomberg
13 8 (0.54%) DevExpress
13 8 (0.54%) Splunk
13 8 (0.54%) SunGard
13 8 (0.54%) Talarian
14 6 (0.41%) Tradeweb
15 5 (0.34%) Green Hills