The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bloomberg
Rank 89 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% - 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£600 - £180
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £270 £180
% change year-on-year
+85.18% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
648 621 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.07% 49.52% 52.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 332 359
Average daily rate £388 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £31.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Bloomberg
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Bloomberg Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Bloomberg
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Bloomberg Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Bloomberg 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.

1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
3 13 (81.25%) Change Management
3 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 13 (81.25%) Blue Coat
3 13 (81.25%) RMDS
3 13 (81.25%) NetScout
3 13 (81.25%) Wireshark
3 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
3 13 (81.25%) Juniper
3 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
3 13 (81.25%) TIBCO
3 13 (81.25%) Rendezvous
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) Service Management
3 13 (81.25%) SolarWinds
3 13 (81.25%) Tufin
3 13 (81.25%) Network Architecture
3 13 (81.25%) TippingPoint
3 13 (81.25%) F5
3 13 (81.25%) LogLogic
3 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 13 (81.25%) Multicast
3 13 (81.25%) Lancope
3 13 (81.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (75.00%) Tradeweb
4 12 (75.00%) Radianz
4 12 (75.00%) DNS

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Bloomberg 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 13 (81.25%) RMDS
2 3 (18.75%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
1 13 (81.25%) Wireshark
1 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 13 (81.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 13 (81.25%) Multicast
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Network Consultant
1 12 (75.00%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Network Security Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 13 (81.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
1 13 (81.25%) Service Management
1 13 (81.25%) Change Management
1 13 (81.25%) Network Architecture
2 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
1 13 (81.25%) Juniper
1 13 (81.25%) CheckPoint
1 13 (81.25%) TIBCO
1 13 (81.25%) Blue Coat
1 13 (81.25%) NetScout
1 13 (81.25%) TippingPoint
1 13 (81.25%) SolarWinds
1 13 (81.25%) Tufin
1 13 (81.25%) F5
1 13 (81.25%) LogLogic
1 13 (81.25%) Lancope
2 12 (75.00%) Tradeweb
2 12 (75.00%) Radianz
3 1 (6.25%) Charles River
3 1 (6.25%) Aruba