The table below looks at the statistics for Eikon skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eikon over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank - 215 -
Contract jobs citing Eikon 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.017% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £588 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Eikon
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
241 512 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.09% 8.65% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 350 343
Median daily rate £450 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £32.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -25.00%

Eikon
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Eikon as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Eikon Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Eikon
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Eikon across the City of London region.

Eikon Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Eikon
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Eikon 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 City of London region with a requirement for Eikon.

1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Eikon
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Fidessa Support
1 1 (50.00%) Market Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Equities
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat