The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Docklands, London region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 29 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.62% 2.80% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 6.25% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £160 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £550 £200
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +175.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- -6.41%
Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 64 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.37% 44.76% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 86
Average daily rate £520 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Bloomberg
London

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Bloomberg
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bloomberg across the Docklands, London region.

Bloomberg Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Bloomberg
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg across the Docklands, London region.

Bloomberg Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Bloomberg
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Bloomberg also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bloomberg.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Reuters
2 2 (66.67%) Fidessa
2 2 (66.67%) Eikon
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Bloomberg also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bloomberg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eikon
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Reuters
2 2 (66.67%) Fidessa