The table below looks at the statistics for Bloomberg TOMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg TOMS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg Trade Order Management System (TOMS)
Rank 572 548 567
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 6 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.031% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.13% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Bloomberg TOMS
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4518 4236 4729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.84% 8.67% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2488 2345 2449
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% -0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £436
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 82 62
Average hourly rate £31.50 £18.22 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.88% -39.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £45.00 £47.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -26.54%

Bloomberg TOMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Bloomberg TOMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bloomberg TOMS Daily Rate Trend in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Bloomberg TOMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Bloomberg TOMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 6 £350 -30.00%
Bloomberg TOMS
UK

Bloomberg TOMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bloomberg TOMS 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 TOMS.

1 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
1 6 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) ION Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Tradeweb
3 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) ION MarketView
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis

Bloomberg TOMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bloomberg TOMS 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 TOMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ION MarketView
General
1 6 (100.00%) Front Office
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (50.00%) ION Trading
3 2 (33.33%) Tradeweb
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase