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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thomson Reuters Eikon
Rank 619 599 571
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -28
Contract jobs citing Eikon 7 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 2
Median daily rate £240 £400 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +37.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £363 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £491 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
3826 4009 4410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.77% 8.14% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 2379 2566
Median daily rate £440 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 54
Median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% -37.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.93 £56.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.31 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.93% -39.99%

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 May 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 May 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 0 7 £240 -45.14%
Eikon
UK

Eikon
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 17 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) Reuters
4 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
5 10 (58.82%) iPhone
6 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 8 (47.06%) Hedge funds
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
8 6 (35.29%) iPad
9 5 (29.41%) Retail Banking
9 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 5 (29.41%) Lotus
9 5 (29.41%) Linux
9 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
9 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
9 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 5 (29.41%) DHCP
10 4 (23.53%) Fidessa
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
11 3 (17.65%) FactSet
11 3 (17.65%) VMware
11 3 (17.65%) Fixed Income
11 3 (17.65%) Equities
11 3 (17.65%) Front Office
11 3 (17.65%) Risk Management

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 5 (29.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 5 (29.41%) Retail Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Front Office
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Desktop Support
3 6 (35.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (29.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (29.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (23.53%) Deskside Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Deskside Support
5 4 (23.53%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Graduate
7 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) iPhone
2 8 (47.06%) Hedge funds
3 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
3 6 (35.29%) iPad
4 3 (17.65%) Equities
4 3 (17.65%) Fixed Income
4 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (5.88%) Derivative
5 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Risk 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%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
2 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
1 3 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 15 (88.24%) Reuters
3 5 (29.41%) Lotus
4 4 (23.53%) Fidessa
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) MobileIron
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) FactSet
5 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) CQG
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat