The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 126 140 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.046% 0.070% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £400 £433
% change year-on-year +14.37% -7.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 668 760 670
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.93% 26.77% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 506 409
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £586 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 40
Median hourly rate £19.49 £16.13 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% +37.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.25 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.07 £21.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Yorkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Yorkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire 0 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) FxCop
2 1 (50.00%) StyleCop
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FxCop
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Spock
1 1 (50.00%) StyleCop
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) C# Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Meteor
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) ECMAScript
2 1 (50.00%) ES6
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Solace