Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 171 287
Rank change year-on-year -36 +116 -64
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 1,376 1,536 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.33% 1.56% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.82% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,094 1,275 794
UK median daily rate £600 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £403 £388 £325
90th Percentile £763 £713 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £403 £395
% change year-on-year +7.44% +2.03% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 20
UK median hourly rate £46.25 £47.50 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +6.15% +19.33%
10th Percentile £21.25 £32.50 £27.50
90th Percentile £51.63 £77.50 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £44.75
% change year-on-year - +6.15% +19.33%

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 88,851 84,367 90,149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.19% 85.72% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,575 55,816 59,552
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £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 2,431 2,058 2,442
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +6.38% +6.82%

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 15 October 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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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 -38 1,266 £600 - 427
London -30 1,049 £625 +4.17% 229
UK excluding London -6 321 £433 +7.44% 218
South East +81 155 £500 +31.15% 84
Scotland +1 60 £395 -1.25% 16
Northern Ireland -3 29 £433 +4.97%
North of England -2 26 £425 +6.25% 32
East of England -28 19 £425 +13.33% 49
Wales -16 15 £405 +0.62% 4
South West -24 12 £310 -4.62% 18
North East +5 11 £400 - 2
North West -6 10 £378 +7.86% 25
Yorkshire -17 5 £425 +6.25% 5
Midlands -20 5 £400 +0.06% 15
West Midlands -5 4 £400 +1.33% 8
East Midlands -6 1 - - 7

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 758 (55.09%) Java
2 498 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
3 486 (35.32%) C#
4 442 (32.12%) TDD
5 382 (27.76%) Front Office
6 381 (27.69%) SQL
7 370 (26.89%) Finance
8 363 (26.38%) .NET
9 331 (24.06%) Banking
9 331 (24.06%) Low Latency
10 260 (18.90%) C++
11 256 (18.60%) Multithreaded Programming
12 253 (18.39%) OO
13 241 (17.51%) Software Engineering
14 237 (17.22%) Spring
15 233 (16.93%) SQL Server
15 233 (16.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 196 (14.24%) Electronic Trading
17 186 (13.52%) BDD
18 178 (12.94%) Java 8
19 175 (12.72%) Linux
20 171 (12.43%) WPF
21 166 (12.06%) Investment Banking
22 165 (11.99%) Greenfield Project
23 163 (11.85%) NoSQL
23 163 (11.85%) JavaScript
24 158 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
25 157 (11.41%) Unit Testing
26 148 (10.76%) Scrum
27 147 (10.68%) Git (software)

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 79 (5.74%) Tomcat
2 64 (4.65%) Jetty
3 62 (4.51%) JBoss
4 57 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
5 42 (3.05%) NServiceBus
6 27 (1.96%) Apache
7 22 (1.60%) Apache Spark
8 20 (1.45%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 12 (0.87%) Apache Solr
11 11 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.58%) MQSeries
12 8 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.51%) Confluence
13 7 (0.51%) nginx
14 6 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.36%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
17 3 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (1.31%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.29%) SunGard Martini
3 3 (0.22%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.15%) Global One
5 1 (0.073%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 121 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (1.96%) GitHub
5 9 (0.65%) BrowserStack
5 9 (0.65%) NuGet
5 9 (0.65%) Sauce Labs
6 8 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.44%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.36%) npm
9 4 (0.29%) Google Play
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.15%) IaaS
11 2 (0.15%) Office 365
11 2 (0.15%) PaaS
11 2 (0.15%) SaaS
11 2 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.49%) HTTP
2 42 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.80%) AMQP
3 11 (0.80%) SSL
4 9 (0.65%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.58%) Kerberos
6 7 (0.51%) Internet
7 6 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.36%) Diameter Protocol
8 5 (0.36%) Firewall
8 5 (0.36%) GGSN
8 5 (0.36%) GSM
8 5 (0.36%) LTE
8 5 (0.36%) MGW
8 5 (0.36%) RANAP
8 5 (0.36%) SGSN
8 5 (0.36%) UMTS
8 5 (0.36%) VoIP
9 4 (0.29%) FIX Connectivity
9 4 (0.29%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (16.93%) SQL Server
2 163 (11.85%) NoSQL
3 115 (8.36%) MongoDB
4 102 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 88 (6.40%) Hadoop
6 52 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 45 (3.27%) RDBMS
8 43 (3.13%) Big Data
9 39 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (2.40%) Redis
11 27 (1.96%) MySQL
12 23 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
13 21 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
14 20 (1.45%) Neo4j
14 20 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (1.16%) DB2
17 15 (1.09%) SQLite
18 14 (1.02%) Riak
Development Applications
1 147 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.07%) Maven
3 102 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 65 (4.72%) JUnit
5 52 (3.78%) JIRA
6 51 (3.71%) Gradle
7 43 (3.13%) Mockito
8 37 (2.69%) NUnit
9 34 (2.47%) Eclipse
10 33 (2.40%) TeamCity
11 32 (2.33%) Selenium
12 29 (2.11%) Cucumber
13 28 (2.03%) Bitbucket
13 28 (2.03%) Subversion
14 27 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (1.96%) Visual Studio
15 20 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (1.16%) JMeter
16 16 (1.16%) Moq
17 15 (1.09%) Hudson
General
1 382 (27.76%) Front Office
2 370 (26.89%) Finance
3 331 (24.06%) Banking
4 166 (12.06%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.54%) Financial Institution
6 12 (0.87%) Back Office
7 10 (0.73%) Electronics
7 10 (0.73%) Retail
8 7 (0.51%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.44%) Billing
9 6 (0.44%) Games
9 6 (0.44%) Legal
9 6 (0.44%) Marketing
10 5 (0.36%) Advertising
10 5 (0.36%) Law
11 4 (0.29%) Prime Brokerage
12 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.22%) Automotive
13 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.073%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,168 (84.88%) Developer
2 570 (41.42%) Java Developer
3 311 (22.60%) C# Developer
4 154 (11.19%) Senior Developer
5 134 (9.74%) Front Office Developer
6 131 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 99 (7.19%) C++ Developer
8 89 (6.47%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 87 (6.32%) WPF Developer
10 86 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
11 85 (6.18%) Software Engineer
12 81 (5.89%) SQL Developer
13 77 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
14 73 (5.31%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
15 68 (4.94%) C# WPF Developer
16 67 (4.87%) Full Stack Developer
17 58 (4.22%) Software Developer
18 40 (2.91%) Java Engineer
19 35 (2.54%) Senior Software Engineer
20 34 (2.47%) Low Latency Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (26.38%) .NET
2 237 (17.22%) Spring
3 171 (12.43%) WPF
4 133 (9.67%) Hibernate
5 130 (9.45%) HTML
6 127 (9.23%) REST
7 117 (8.50%) AngularJS
8 109 (7.92%) Web Services
9 97 (7.05%) HTML5
10 94 (6.83%) XML
11 86 (6.25%) WCF
12 82 (5.96%) RabbitMQ
12 82 (5.96%) SOAP
13 78 (5.67%) FIX Protocol
13 78 (5.67%) JMS
14 76 (5.52%) CSS
15 67 (4.87%) .NET Framework
15 67 (4.87%) JSON
16 66 (4.80%) React
17 64 (4.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 233 (16.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 165 (11.99%) Greenfield Project
3 134 (9.74%) Equities
4 120 (8.72%) Fixed Income
5 105 (7.63%) Derivative
6 98 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
7 91 (6.61%) Algorithms
8 90 (6.54%) Computer Science
9 89 (6.47%) Data Structures
10 70 (5.09%) Fintech
11 64 (4.65%) User Experience
12 54 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
13 31 (2.25%) Hedge funds
14 28 (2.03%) Credit Risk
15 25 (1.82%) Mobile App
15 25 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
16 24 (1.74%) Grid Computing
17 16 (1.16%) N-Tier
18 14 (1.02%) iPad
19 13 (0.94%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 175 (12.72%) Linux
2 109 (7.92%) Unix
3 85 (6.18%) Windows
4 51 (3.71%) Android
4 51 (3.71%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.73%) Solaris
6 6 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.36%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.073%) CentOS
10 1 (0.073%) VMS
10 1 (0.073%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (32.12%) TDD
3 331 (24.06%) Low Latency
4 256 (18.60%) Multithreaded Programming
5 253 (18.39%) OO
6 241 (17.51%) Software Engineering
7 196 (14.24%) Electronic Trading
8 186 (13.52%) BDD
9 158 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
10 157 (11.41%) Unit Testing
11 148 (10.76%) Scrum
12 145 (10.54%) Problem-Solving
13 129 (9.38%) SDLC
14 125 (9.08%) Test Automation
15 122 (8.87%) MVC
16 120 (8.72%) Concurrent Programming
17 98 (7.12%) Microservices
18 97 (7.05%) Algorithmic Trading
19 90 (6.54%) SOA
20 83 (6.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 758 (55.09%) Java
2 486 (35.32%) C#
3 381 (27.69%) SQL
4 260 (18.90%) C++
5 178 (12.94%) Java 8
6 163 (11.85%) JavaScript
7 119 (8.65%) Python
8 68 (4.94%) Scala
9 62 (4.51%) T-SQL
10 44 (3.20%) C
11 30 (2.18%) Bash Shell
12 24 (1.74%) Groovy
12 24 (1.74%) XAML
13 22 (1.60%) TypeScript
14 21 (1.53%) Perl
15 19 (1.38%) Ruby
16 18 (1.31%) Apple Swift
17 16 (1.16%) PHP
18 13 (0.94%) ES6
19 9 (0.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 115 (8.36%) Degree
2 44 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
3 17 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.80%) Master's Degree
5 10 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.58%) PhD
7 6 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.22%) CCNA
9 3 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.22%) CISSP
9 3 (0.22%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (0.22%) GIAC
9 3 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (0.22%) MCSE
9 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.22%) SANS
9 3 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.62%) QA
2 4 (0.29%) MISRA
2 4 (0.29%) WCAG
3 2 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.15%) MiFID
3 2 (0.15%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.073%) COBIT
4 1 (0.073%) EMIR
4 1 (0.073%) GDPR
System Software
1 94 (6.83%) Docker
2 4 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.22%) vSphere
4 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 96 (6.98%) Ansible
2 69 (5.01%) Puppet
3 63 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (4.00%) Cobbler
5 42 (3.05%) Kubernetes
6 14 (1.02%) Prometheus
7 9 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.51%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.36%) Terraform
10 3 (0.22%) Salt
11 2 (0.15%) Kibana
11 2 (0.15%) logstash
11 2 (0.15%) Opsview
12 1 (0.073%) Consul
12 1 (0.073%) Grafana
12 1 (0.073%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 128 (9.30%) Oracle
2 100 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 63 (4.58%) TIBCO
4 33 (2.40%) Google
5 23 (1.67%) Apple
6 20 (1.45%) ION Trading
7 15 (1.09%) Solace
8 14 (1.02%) Informatica
9 12 (0.87%) IBM
9 12 (0.87%) Sybase
10 11 (0.80%) Charles River
11 9 (0.65%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 9 (0.65%) Infragistics
11 9 (0.65%) Perfecto Mobile
11 9 (0.65%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.51%) Axway
12 7 (0.51%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.44%) Tableau
14 5 (0.36%) Talarian
14 5 (0.36%) Xamarin