The table below looks at the statistics for Eikon skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eikon over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 615 614 583
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -31
Contract jobs citing Eikon 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.12% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £481 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +163.69%
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
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
4073 4294 4809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.16% 8.32% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2501 2562 2594
Median daily rate £438 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 48 72
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £17.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £48.27 £42.00
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 England

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

Eikon Jobs Demand Trend in England

Eikon
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Eikon Daily Rate Trend in England

Eikon
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Eikon across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Eikon Daily Rate Histogram in England

Eikon
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 Eikon within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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 +3 8 £350 -40.42% 1
Eikon
UK

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Eikon.

1 16 (94.12%) Bloomberg
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Reuters
4 9 (52.94%) Hedge funds
4 9 (52.94%) DHCP
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) WAN
5 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
6 7 (41.18%) iPhone
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) Banking
7 6 (35.29%) DNS
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
9 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
9 4 (23.53%) Retail
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (17.65%) CCNA
10 3 (17.65%) Java
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) VPN
10 3 (17.65%) Python
10 3 (17.65%) Information Security

Eikon
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 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) Multicast
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) Unicast
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Front Office
5 1 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.88%) Market Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Hedge funds
2 7 (41.18%) iPhone
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
3 3 (17.65%) iPad
3 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) Derivative
4 1 (5.88%) Equities
4 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Information Security
1 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.88%) Case Management
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Line Management
2 1 (5.88%) Network Design
2 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Release Management
2 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) MCSA
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) OPNET
2 1 (5.88%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Bloomberg
2 11 (64.71%) Reuters
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
7 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
7 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) FactSet
8 2 (11.76%) Fidessa
8 2 (11.76%) Google
9 1 (5.88%) Lotus
9 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 1 (5.88%) Symantec