Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 246 201
Rank change year-on-year +60 -45 +32
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 1317 1156 1350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.37% 1.05% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.26% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 949 1027
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £363 £325 £325
90th Percentile £713 £695 £693
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year +3.23% +14.81% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 30
UK median hourly rate £51.25 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32.50 £32.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £51.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80768 91869 90936
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.22% 83.49% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 52960 60573 57501
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2076 2216 2561
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.61 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +4.65%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +39 1174 £600 +14.29% 259
London +36 1004 £600 +3.00% 168
UK excluding London +35 306 £400 +3.23% 103
Northern Ireland - 103 £413 - 1
South East -26 95 £345 -9.51% 35
East of England -2 30 £325 -13.33% 30
North of England +11 25 £400 -5.88% 9
Wales - 20 £407 - 2
Yorkshire +12 14 £400 +3.23% 1
South West -2 14 £374 -9.39% 9
Scotland +16 13 £400 +19.40% 9
North West +7 8 £325 -35.00% 8
Midlands +12 6 £500 +25.00% 8
North East +36 3 - -
West Midlands +28 3 £390 -13.33% 5
East Midlands -20 3 £563 +53.06% 3

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 707 (53.68%) Java
2 508 (38.57%) Banking
3 494 (37.51%) Front Office
4 468 (35.54%) Low Latency
5 466 (35.38%) C++
6 454 (34.47%) Finance
7 423 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
8 388 (29.46%) C#
9 384 (29.16%) SQL
10 346 (26.27%) Electronic Trading
11 325 (24.68%) TDD
12 315 (23.92%) Linux
12 315 (23.92%) Multithreaded Programming
13 308 (23.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 275 (20.88%) Investment Banking
15 226 (17.16%) Unix
16 218 (16.55%) .NET
17 214 (16.25%) Equities
18 195 (14.81%) Software Engineering
19 176 (13.36%) SQL Server
20 175 (13.29%) Oracle
21 173 (13.14%) SDLC
22 171 (12.98%) OO
23 170 (12.91%) WPF
24 164 (12.45%) Greenfield Project
25 146 (11.09%) JavaScript
26 143 (10.86%) Concurrent Programming
27 138 (10.48%) Spring
28 137 (10.40%) Web Services
29 134 (10.17%) Fixed Income

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 46 (3.49%) Apache Spark
2 35 (2.66%) Tomcat
3 33 (2.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 25 (1.90%) Apache
5 17 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.21%) MQSeries
7 12 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (0.76%) Apache Pig
9 9 (0.68%) GemFire
10 8 (0.61%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.53%) Confluence
11 7 (0.53%) DataSynapse
12 6 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.30%) Mule
13 4 (0.30%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.30%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.23%) IIS
15 2 (0.15%) Documentum
15 2 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.076%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 59 (4.48%) ION MarketView
2 11 (0.84%) RMDS
3 6 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.30%) SunGard Martini
5 3 (0.23%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.15%) Kondor
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.076%) BASE24
7 1 (0.076%) BondVision
7 1 (0.076%) Endur
7 1 (0.076%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.29%) OpenShift
4 12 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.68%) PaaS
6 6 (0.46%) IaaS
6 6 (0.46%) SaaS
7 3 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (0.23%) Bluemix
7 3 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.15%) GitHub
8 2 (0.15%) Office 365
9 1 (0.076%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.076%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.076%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 25 (1.90%) HTTP
3 15 (1.14%) Wireshark
4 12 (0.91%) LTE
4 12 (0.91%) RTP
4 12 (0.91%) VoIP
5 11 (0.84%) Asterisk PBX
5 11 (0.84%) Diameter Protocol
5 11 (0.84%) GGSN
5 11 (0.84%) GSM
5 11 (0.84%) MGW
5 11 (0.84%) PBX
5 11 (0.84%) RANAP
5 11 (0.84%) SGSN
5 11 (0.84%) UMTS
6 8 (0.61%) Internet
7 6 (0.46%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.30%) Multicast
8 4 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 95 (7.21%) Relational Database
3 59 (4.48%) Big Data
4 56 (4.25%) NoSQL
5 41 (3.11%) KDB
6 39 (2.96%) Hadoop
7 38 (2.89%) RDBMS
8 27 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (1.90%) Kdb+
9 25 (1.90%) MongoDB
10 22 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (1.59%) Redis
12 20 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (1.44%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
14 18 (1.37%) HBase
15 15 (1.14%) Apache Hive
16 14 (1.06%) Hazelcast
17 12 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 77 (5.85%) JUnit
2 75 (5.69%) Subversion
3 71 (5.39%) Git (software)
4 68 (5.16%) Maven
5 59 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 50 (3.80%) TeamCity
7 48 (3.64%) JIRA
8 45 (3.42%) Mockito
9 44 (3.34%) Visual Studio
10 35 (2.66%) Eclipse
10 35 (2.66%) NUnit
11 34 (2.58%) Jenkins
12 29 (2.20%) Gradle
13 24 (1.82%) Cucumber
14 22 (1.67%) TestNG
15 17 (1.29%) Selenium
16 13 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 12 (0.91%) GDB
17 12 (0.91%) WebDriver
18 11 (0.84%) GCC
General
1 508 (38.57%) Banking
2 494 (37.51%) Front Office
3 454 (34.47%) Finance
4 275 (20.88%) Investment Banking
5 18 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.21%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.14%) Electronics
8 12 (0.91%) Back Office
9 11 (0.84%) Marketing
10 8 (0.61%) Automotive
10 8 (0.61%) Games
11 7 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.30%) Digital Economy
13 4 (0.30%) Retail
14 3 (0.23%) Advertising
15 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.076%) French Language
16 1 (0.076%) Law
16 1 (0.076%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1151 (87.40%) Developer
2 527 (40.02%) Java Developer
3 248 (18.83%) C++ Developer
4 231 (17.54%) C# Developer
5 226 (17.16%) Senior Developer
6 185 (14.05%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 126 (9.57%) Front Office Developer
8 124 (9.42%) Senior Java Developer
9 118 (8.96%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 108 (8.20%) .NET Developer
11 102 (7.74%) Software Engineer
12 78 (5.92%) WPF Developer
13 62 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
13 62 (4.71%) Low Latency Java Developer
14 56 (4.25%) C++ Software Engineer
15 53 (4.02%) C# WPF Developer
15 53 (4.02%) Low Latency C++ Developer
16 52 (3.95%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
17 51 (3.87%) SQL Developer
18 47 (3.57%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (16.55%) .NET
2 170 (12.91%) WPF
3 138 (10.48%) Spring
4 137 (10.40%) Web Services
5 130 (9.87%) FIX Protocol
6 121 (9.19%) HTML
7 100 (7.59%) Middleware
8 96 (7.29%) XML
9 93 (7.06%) RESTful
10 87 (6.61%) WCF
11 85 (6.45%) .NET Framework
12 81 (6.15%) HTML5
13 79 (6.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 77 (5.85%) JSON
15 75 (5.69%) STL
16 74 (5.62%) AngularJS
17 67 (5.09%) CSS
18 56 (4.25%) Hibernate
19 55 (4.18%) Entity Framework
20 54 (4.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 308 (23.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 214 (16.25%) Equities
3 164 (12.45%) Greenfield Project
4 134 (10.17%) Fixed Income
5 129 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
6 117 (8.88%) Derivative
7 95 (7.21%) Algorithms
8 78 (5.92%) Data Structures
9 69 (5.24%) Computer Science
10 49 (3.72%) Equity Derivative
11 48 (3.64%) Virtual Team
12 41 (3.11%) Fintech
13 27 (2.05%) Hedge funds
14 24 (1.82%) Market Risk
15 19 (1.44%) Credit Risk
15 19 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.44%) iPhone
16 16 (1.21%) Grid Computing
17 13 (0.99%) Mobile App
18 12 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 315 (23.92%) Linux
2 226 (17.16%) Unix
3 115 (8.73%) Windows
4 27 (2.05%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.97%) Solaris
6 12 (0.91%) Android
7 10 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.076%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (35.54%) Low Latency
2 423 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 346 (26.27%) Electronic Trading
4 325 (24.68%) TDD
5 315 (23.92%) Multithreaded Programming
6 195 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 173 (13.14%) SDLC
8 171 (12.98%) OO
9 143 (10.86%) Concurrent Programming
10 125 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
11 117 (8.88%) Scrum
12 108 (8.20%) Test Automation
13 93 (7.06%) OOP
14 86 (6.53%) Market Making
15 84 (6.38%) MVC
16 82 (6.23%) MVVM
17 77 (5.85%) Algorithmic Trading
17 77 (5.85%) Analytics
18 75 (5.69%) Risk Management
19 73 (5.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 707 (53.68%) Java
2 466 (35.38%) C++
3 388 (29.46%) C#
4 384 (29.16%) SQL
5 146 (11.09%) JavaScript
6 89 (6.76%) C
7 88 (6.68%) Scala
8 81 (6.15%) Python
9 33 (2.51%) Perl
9 33 (2.51%) PL/SQL
10 30 (2.28%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.59%) Apple Swift
12 19 (1.44%) TypeScript
13 18 (1.37%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.99%) Assembly Language
15 11 (0.84%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.76%) Groovy
16 10 (0.76%) HiveQL
16 10 (0.76%) Korn
16 10 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (6.99%) Degree
2 37 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.38%) PhD
7 3 (0.23%) CFA
7 3 (0.23%) MBA
7 3 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.23%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.15%) ISEB
8 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.076%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.076%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.076%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.076%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.97%) MiFID
2 11 (0.84%) Def Stans
2 11 (0.84%) MISRA
2 11 (0.84%) QA
3 10 (0.76%) MISRA C
4 4 (0.30%) SLA
5 3 (0.23%) EMIR
6 2 (0.15%) COBIT
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.076%) Basel III
7 1 (0.076%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.076%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.076%) JTAG
System Software
1 32 (2.43%) Docker
2 10 (0.76%) Apache Flume
3 6 (0.46%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.15%) GridGain
4 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.076%) Firmware
5 1 (0.076%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (1.29%) Ansible
1 17 (1.29%) Kubernetes
2 12 (0.91%) Kibana
3 11 (0.84%) Grafana
4 10 (0.76%) Prometheus
5 5 (0.38%) MOM
6 4 (0.30%) Oozie
7 3 (0.23%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.23%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.15%) Nessus
9 1 (0.076%) Control-M
9 1 (0.076%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.076%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.076%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.076%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.076%) yum
Vendors
1 175 (13.29%) Oracle
2 114 (8.66%) TIBCO
3 95 (7.21%) ION Trading
4 88 (6.68%) Microsoft
5 58 (4.40%) Sybase
6 36 (2.73%) Solace
7 33 (2.51%) Bloomberg
8 26 (1.97%) DevExpress
9 22 (1.67%) Reuters
10 21 (1.59%) Infragistics
11 20 (1.52%) IBM
11 20 (1.52%) Syncfusion
12 19 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 17 (1.29%) Perforce
14 13 (0.99%) Cloudera
14 13 (0.99%) Green Hills
14 13 (0.99%) Talarian
14 13 (0.99%) Tradeweb
15 11 (0.84%) Cisco
15 11 (0.84%) Splunk
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
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