The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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.

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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg
Rank 496 540 468
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -72
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 117 77 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.34% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 50 66
Median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £180 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Bloomberg
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21787 22847 21876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.82% 44.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13598 13691 12563
Median daily rate £405 £398 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 1026 960
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.23 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bloomberg
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bloomberg Daily Rate Trend in England

Bloomberg
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Bloomberg Daily Rate Histogram in England

Bloomberg
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Bloomberg Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bloomberg
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +18 98 £600 +23.07% 21
South East +20 15 £475 -5.00% 1
North West -4 3 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Bloomberg
UK

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg 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 England region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 149 (53.02%) Reuters
2 127 (45.20%) Finance
3 94 (33.45%) Windows
4 84 (29.89%) Front Office
5 79 (28.11%) Asset Management
6 69 (24.56%) Banking
7 68 (24.20%) SQL
8 58 (20.64%) Active Directory
9 54 (19.22%) Investment Management
10 53 (18.86%) Fixed Income
11 49 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (14.95%) MS Office
13 41 (14.59%) Microsoft
13 41 (14.59%) VMware
13 41 (14.59%) Windows 7
14 39 (13.88%) MS Excel
14 39 (13.88%) Investment Banking
15 35 (12.46%) Windows Server
16 34 (12.10%) Derivative
17 33 (11.74%) Project Management
18 32 (11.39%) Linux
19 31 (11.03%) Citrix
20 30 (10.68%) ION Trading
21 29 (10.32%) Java
22 28 (9.96%) Charles River
23 27 (9.61%) Blackberry
23 27 (9.61%) HP
23 27 (9.61%) Unix
24 26 (9.25%) SQL Server
24 26 (9.25%) Cisco

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 17 (6.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (2.49%) Confluence
3 7 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.78%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.07%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.36%) Apache
8 1 (0.36%) IIS
8 1 (0.36%) JBoss
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (14.95%) MS Office
2 39 (13.88%) MS Excel
3 15 (5.34%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (5.69%) Eikon
2 13 (4.63%) ION MarketView
3 9 (3.20%) Markit EDM
4 8 (2.85%) RMDS
5 7 (2.49%) thinkFolio
6 4 (1.42%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 4 (1.42%) Finacle
7 2 (0.71%) Kondor
8 1 (0.36%) Endur
8 1 (0.36%) Findur
8 1 (0.36%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.36%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.36%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (0.36%) Summit
8 1 (0.36%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.36%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.63%) WAN
2 12 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.91%) DNS
4 10 (3.56%) Internet
5 9 (3.20%) DHCP
5 9 (3.20%) SAN
6 8 (2.85%) SSL
7 7 (2.49%) Firewall
8 6 (2.14%) LAN
8 6 (2.14%) VPN
9 5 (1.78%) WebEx
10 4 (1.42%) Multicast
11 3 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.07%) Skype
11 3 (1.07%) VLAN
12 2 (0.71%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.71%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.71%) NAS
12 2 (0.71%) PuTTY
12 2 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.56%) Big Data
3 10 (3.56%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (3.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (3.20%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (3.20%) JIRA
2 4 (1.42%) Subversion
3 2 (0.71%) Toad
4 1 (0.36%) Bower
4 1 (0.36%) Maven
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
General
1 127 (45.20%) Finance
2 84 (29.89%) Front Office
3 69 (24.56%) Banking
4 39 (13.88%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.98%) Back Office
6 9 (3.20%) Retail
6 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.07%) Publishing
8 3 (1.07%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.07%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.36%) French Language
10 1 (0.36%) German Language
10 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 118 (41.99%) Analyst
2 44 (15.66%) Developer
3 40 (14.23%) Support Analyst
4 39 (13.88%) Business Analyst
5 34 (12.10%) Desktop Support
6 22 (7.83%) Data Analyst
7 19 (6.76%) Project Manager
8 17 (6.05%) Asset Management Analyst
8 17 (6.05%) Java Developer
9 16 (5.69%) Data Business Analyst
10 15 (5.34%) Asset Management Business Analyst
11 14 (4.98%) Applications Support
12 13 (4.63%) Architect
12 13 (4.63%) SQL Analyst
13 12 (4.27%) Desktop Analyst
13 12 (4.27%) Front Office Developer
14 11 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.91%) Senior Developer
14 11 (3.91%) Support Engineer
15 10 (3.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.47%) HTML
1 21 (7.47%) XML
2 18 (6.41%) AngularJS
3 17 (6.05%) Spring
3 17 (6.05%) Spring Integration
4 13 (4.63%) FpML
4 13 (4.63%) HTML5
5 12 (4.27%) .NET
6 7 (2.49%) CSS
6 7 (2.49%) Web Services
7 5 (1.78%) Dropwizard
7 5 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (1.78%) React
7 5 (1.78%) RFC 822
7 5 (1.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (1.78%) XSLT
8 4 (1.42%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Flex
9 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.86%) Fixed Income
2 34 (12.10%) Derivative
3 27 (9.61%) Blackberry
4 25 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.90%) Equities
5 20 (7.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (6.41%) Credit Derivative
7 16 (5.69%) Reference Data
8 15 (5.34%) Data Centre
8 15 (5.34%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (4.63%) iPhone
10 11 (3.91%) Hedge funds
11 10 (3.56%) SWIFT
12 7 (2.49%) iPad
13 4 (1.42%) HP Storage
14 3 (1.07%) BYOD
14 3 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
14 3 (1.07%) OTC Derivatives
14 3 (1.07%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 94 (33.45%) Windows
2 41 (14.59%) Windows 7
3 35 (12.46%) Windows Server
4 32 (11.39%) Linux
5 27 (9.61%) Unix
6 16 (5.69%) Windows XP
7 13 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.20%) AIX
11 7 (2.49%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.14%) Android
13 5 (1.78%) Solaris
14 4 (1.42%) Windows 10
15 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.11%) Asset Management
2 54 (19.22%) Investment Management
3 49 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (11.74%) Project Management
5 23 (8.19%) ITIL
6 18 (6.41%) Migration
6 18 (6.41%) Portfolio Management
6 18 (6.41%) Problem Management
7 13 (4.63%) Data Modelling
7 13 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (4.63%) ETL
7 13 (4.63%) Waterfall
8 12 (4.27%) Low Latency
8 12 (4.27%) Risk Management
9 11 (3.91%) Change Management
9 11 (3.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 11 (3.91%) Fund Accounting
9 11 (3.91%) TDD
9 11 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (3.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.20%) SQL
2 29 (10.32%) Java
3 26 (9.25%) PowerShell
4 24 (8.54%) VBA
5 17 (6.05%) C#
6 14 (4.98%) Python
7 7 (2.49%) C++
8 6 (2.14%) MATLAB
8 6 (2.14%) Perl
8 6 (2.14%) VB
9 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.07%) C
10 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (3.91%) ISEB
2 9 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.14%) MCSA
5 5 (1.78%) Degree
6 4 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.42%) MCSE
7 3 (1.07%) CCNA
7 3 (1.07%) MCP
8 2 (0.71%) CFA
9 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.49%) Data Quality
1 7 (2.49%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) SLA
3 5 (1.78%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.42%) MiFID
5 1 (0.36%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.36%) EMIR
5 1 (0.36%) UCITS
System Software
1 58 (20.64%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.20%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (2.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.07%) Xen
6 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.36%) NFS
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (6.41%) SCCM
2 2 (0.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.71%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (0.36%) DameWare
3 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 149 (53.02%) Reuters
2 41 (14.59%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.59%) VMware
3 31 (11.03%) Citrix
4 30 (10.68%) ION Trading
5 28 (9.96%) Charles River
6 27 (9.61%) HP
7 26 (9.25%) Cisco
8 21 (7.47%) Murex
9 20 (7.12%) FactSet
10 19 (6.76%) Calypso
11 17 (6.05%) Oracle
12 14 (4.98%) Dell
13 9 (3.20%) IBM
14 8 (2.85%) Hortonworks
14 8 (2.85%) Tradeweb
15 7 (2.49%) Fidessa
15 7 (2.49%) Intel Security
15 7 (2.49%) Symantec
16 6 (2.14%) Sybase
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