Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 272 210
Rank change year-on-year +101 -62 +2
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 1594 962 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.54% 0.93% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.11% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1311 772 1076
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £388 £338 £343
90th Percentile £725 £688 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 60
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32.50 £27.50 £32.95
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £47.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +1.27%

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 87300 86474 93048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.56% 83.91% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58356 57113 60444
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1997 2343 2772
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.13% +17.50%

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 +96 1463 £600 +12.15% 300
London +93 1276 £600 +4.35% 216
UK excluding London +33 307 £413 +3.13% 95
South East -42 83 £400 +6.67% 32
Northern Ireland +2 74 £413 +3.13% 2
East of England +7 41 £375 +7.14% 24
Scotland +7 34 £400 - 9
South West +22 31 £450 +23.29% 6
Midlands +1 20 £398 +10.42% 5
Wales +20 14 £409 -5.49%
East Midlands +2 11 £390 +6.12% 3
North of England -9 10 £438 -2.78% 17
West Midlands +11 9 £400 +11.11% 2
North West -7 7 £375 -28.57% 13
North East +32 2 - -
Yorkshire +11 1 £550 +41.03% 4

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Multithreading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Multithreading.

1 928 (58.22%) Java
2 576 (36.14%) Front Office
3 532 (33.38%) Agile Software Development
3 532 (33.38%) Banking
3 532 (33.38%) Low Latency
4 432 (27.10%) Finance
5 429 (26.91%) C++
6 404 (25.35%) C#
7 403 (25.28%) SQL
8 375 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 375 (23.53%) TDD
9 362 (22.71%) Electronic Trading
10 337 (21.14%) Linux
11 312 (19.57%) Multithreaded Programming
12 290 (18.19%) Investment Banking
13 242 (15.18%) Spring
14 227 (14.24%) .NET
15 225 (14.12%) Concurrent Programming
16 219 (13.74%) Greenfield Project
17 217 (13.61%) Unix
18 216 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
19 213 (13.36%) Software Engineering
20 207 (12.99%) OO
21 197 (12.36%) SQL Server
22 188 (11.79%) JavaScript
23 181 (11.36%) SDLC
24 178 (11.17%) Degree
25 168 (10.54%) WPF
26 166 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
27 162 (10.16%) HTML

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 77 (4.83%) Tomcat
2 66 (4.14%) Apache Spark
3 49 (3.07%) Apache
4 44 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
5 42 (2.63%) JBoss
6 39 (2.45%) Jetty
7 23 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.07%) Apache Pig
9 16 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
10 13 (0.82%) MQSeries
11 11 (0.69%) GemFire
11 11 (0.69%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.38%) Confluence
12 6 (0.38%) IIS
12 6 (0.38%) WildFly
13 4 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.19%) Mule
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
15 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.13%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 17 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.063%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.063%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 41 (2.57%) ION MarketView
2 9 (0.56%) RMDS
3 4 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.19%) Endur
5 2 (0.13%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 72 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.82%) GitHub
4 11 (0.69%) PaaS
5 10 (0.63%) OpenShift
6 7 (0.44%) IaaS
7 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.31%) SaaS
8 3 (0.19%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.19%) npm
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.063%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.063%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.89%) TCP/IP
2 29 (1.82%) HTTP
3 19 (1.19%) GSM
4 16 (1.00%) Network Security
5 13 (0.82%) CTI
6 11 (0.69%) RTP
7 10 (0.63%) 3G
7 10 (0.63%) 4G
7 10 (0.63%) FIX Connectivity
7 10 (0.63%) OpenFlow
7 10 (0.63%) VoIP
8 9 (0.56%) Asterisk PBX
8 9 (0.56%) Diameter Protocol
8 9 (0.56%) GGSN
8 9 (0.56%) LTE
8 9 (0.56%) MGW
8 9 (0.56%) PBX
8 9 (0.56%) RANAP
8 9 (0.56%) SGSN
8 9 (0.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 128 (8.03%) Relational Database
3 121 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 106 (6.65%) Hadoop
5 86 (5.40%) RDBMS
6 82 (5.14%) Big Data
7 60 (3.76%) MongoDB
8 44 (2.76%) HBase
9 43 (2.70%) Apache Hive
10 31 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 29 (1.82%) Oracle Database
11 29 (1.82%) Redis
12 27 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 27 (1.69%) KDB
13 26 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
14 24 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (1.32%) Impala
16 16 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 133 (8.34%) Git (software)
2 98 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 77 (4.83%) Subversion
4 72 (4.52%) Maven
5 66 (4.14%) JUnit
6 61 (3.83%) Jenkins
7 52 (3.26%) TeamCity
8 50 (3.14%) Gradle
9 46 (2.89%) Mockito
10 40 (2.51%) Eclipse
10 40 (2.51%) JIRA
11 38 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (1.88%) NUnit
13 22 (1.38%) Cucumber
14 19 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 18 (1.13%) Selenium
16 15 (0.94%) Ant
17 14 (0.88%) FitNesse
18 13 (0.82%) GDB
18 13 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 576 (36.14%) Front Office
2 532 (33.38%) Banking
3 432 (27.10%) Finance
4 290 (18.19%) Investment Banking
5 29 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 23 (1.44%) Electronics
7 22 (1.38%) Games
8 19 (1.19%) Retail
9 18 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.75%) Back Office
11 11 (0.69%) Marketing
12 7 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.44%) Automotive
12 7 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.38%) Legal
14 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.19%) Advertising
15 3 (0.19%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.19%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 1413 (88.64%) Developer
2 731 (45.86%) Java Developer
3 300 (18.82%) Senior Developer
4 294 (18.44%) C# Developer
5 239 (14.99%) C++ Developer
6 174 (10.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 165 (10.35%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 156 (9.79%) Front Office Developer
9 124 (7.78%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 96 (6.02%) WPF Developer
11 86 (5.40%) C# WPF Developer
12 84 (5.27%) Software Engineer
13 65 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
14 60 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
15 57 (3.58%) .NET Developer
16 51 (3.20%) Agile Developer
17 50 (3.14%) Senior C# Developer
18 48 (3.01%) Angular Developer
18 48 (3.01%) Java Swing Developer
19 45 (2.82%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (15.18%) Spring
2 227 (14.24%) .NET
3 168 (10.54%) WPF
4 162 (10.16%) HTML
5 137 (8.59%) HTML5
6 134 (8.41%) Web Services
7 125 (7.84%) XML
8 124 (7.78%) FIX Protocol
8 124 (7.78%) RESTful
8 124 (7.78%) WCF
9 116 (7.28%) AngularJS
10 106 (6.65%) Hibernate
11 104 (6.52%) JSON
12 102 (6.40%) Middleware
13 98 (6.15%) CSS
14 95 (5.96%) REST
15 88 (5.52%) JMS
16 74 (4.64%) React
17 62 (3.89%) Node.js
17 62 (3.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 375 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 219 (13.74%) Greenfield Project
3 216 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
4 158 (9.91%) Equities
5 135 (8.47%) Computer Science
6 134 (8.41%) Derivative
7 132 (8.28%) Data Structures
8 126 (7.90%) Fixed Income
9 84 (5.27%) Algorithms
10 64 (4.02%) Equity Derivative
11 45 (2.82%) User Experience
12 38 (2.38%) Credit Risk
13 34 (2.13%) Market Risk
14 31 (1.94%) Fintech
14 31 (1.94%) Virtual Team
15 28 (1.76%) N-Tier
16 24 (1.51%) Hedge funds
17 20 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
18 18 (1.13%) Clustering
19 16 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 337 (21.14%) Linux
2 217 (13.61%) Unix
3 88 (5.52%) Windows
4 44 (2.76%) Solaris
5 15 (0.94%) Android
5 15 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.44%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.13%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.063%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.063%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.063%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.063%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (33.38%) Agile Software Development
1 532 (33.38%) Low Latency
2 375 (23.53%) TDD
3 362 (22.71%) Electronic Trading
4 312 (19.57%) Multithreaded Programming
5 225 (14.12%) Concurrent Programming
6 213 (13.36%) Software Engineering
7 207 (12.99%) OO
8 181 (11.36%) SDLC
9 166 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
10 144 (9.03%) Test Automation
11 137 (8.59%) Scrum
12 115 (7.21%) Algorithmic Trading
13 109 (6.84%) BDD
14 101 (6.34%) Risk Management
15 90 (5.65%) Mathematics
16 89 (5.58%) OOD
17 88 (5.52%) OOP
18 86 (5.40%) Unit Testing
19 84 (5.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 928 (58.22%) Java
2 429 (26.91%) C++
3 404 (25.35%) C#
4 403 (25.28%) SQL
5 188 (11.79%) JavaScript
6 133 (8.34%) Python
7 84 (5.27%) C
8 72 (4.52%) Scala
9 24 (1.51%) Shell Script
10 23 (1.44%) Ruby
10 23 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 23 (1.44%) TypeScript
11 21 (1.32%) Perl
12 19 (1.19%) ES6
12 19 (1.19%) Groovy
13 14 (0.88%) PL/SQL
14 12 (0.75%) R
15 11 (0.69%) XAML
16 10 (0.63%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.56%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 178 (11.17%) Degree
2 61 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 28 (1.76%) PhD
5 21 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.25%) MCSD
9 3 (0.19%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.13%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.063%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.063%) CEH
11 1 (0.063%) CISSP
11 1 (0.063%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.063%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.51%) MiFID
2 31 (1.94%) QA
3 12 (0.75%) MISRA
4 10 (0.63%) MISRA C
5 8 (0.50%) Def Stans
6 4 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.13%) CDISC
8 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.13%) GxP
8 2 (0.13%) HL7
8 2 (0.13%) IEC 62304
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 26262
8 2 (0.13%) SLA
9 1 (0.063%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.063%) EMIR
9 1 (0.063%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.063%) PMO
System Software
1 71 (4.45%) Docker
2 25 (1.57%) Apache Flume
3 22 (1.38%) HDFS
4 15 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.69%) KVM
6 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.13%) QEMU
8 1 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.063%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (3.89%) Ansible
2 49 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (3.07%) Puppet
3 38 (2.38%) Cobbler
4 31 (1.94%) Kubernetes
5 24 (1.51%) Oozie
6 8 (0.50%) BladeLogic
7 5 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.31%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.25%) MOM
8 4 (0.25%) Opsview
9 2 (0.13%) Kibana
10 1 (0.063%) Control-M
10 1 (0.063%) Grafana
10 1 (0.063%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.063%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.063%) yum
Vendors
1 141 (8.85%) TIBCO
2 108 (6.78%) Oracle
3 83 (5.21%) Microsoft
4 63 (3.95%) Solace
5 54 (3.39%) ION Trading
6 43 (2.70%) Sybase
7 39 (2.45%) Talarian
8 29 (1.82%) Bloomberg
9 25 (1.57%) IBM
10 24 (1.51%) Perforce
10 24 (1.51%) Reuters
11 19 (1.19%) Fidessa
12 18 (1.13%) Currenex
13 17 (1.07%) VMware
14 16 (1.00%) Tradeweb
15 13 (0.82%) DevExpress
16 11 (0.69%) Informatica
16 11 (0.69%) Splunk
17 9 (0.56%) Cisco
17 9 (0.56%) Infragistics