The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg
Rank - 130 119
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 0 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.48% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £550 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1388 1045 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.70% 34.72% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 488 500
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £229 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 38 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.92% -22.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £10.19 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Bloomberg
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Bloomberg Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Bloomberg
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Bloomberg Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Bloomberg
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Eikon
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eikon
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow