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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg
Rank 77 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 18 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.37% 0.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £289 £375
% change year-on-year
+73.16% -23.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Bloomberg
South East

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
717 615 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.69% 48.12% 52.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 345 374
Median daily rate £425 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 47
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.61 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bloomberg across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Bloomberg Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 18 (94.74%) Reuters
2 14 (73.68%) Asset Management
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Fund Accounting
5 10 (52.63%) FpML
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) XML
6 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
6 9 (47.37%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (47.37%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 9 (47.37%) BPR
6 9 (47.37%) JIRA
7 8 (42.11%) ISEB
7 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
8 7 (36.84%) Confluence
9 6 (31.58%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
9 6 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (31.58%) Investment Management
9 6 (31.58%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (26.32%) Reference Data
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) Project Management
10 5 (26.32%) SWIFT
11 3 (15.79%) Front Office
11 3 (15.79%) Back Office
11 3 (15.79%) MS Office
11 3 (15.79%) Product Management
12 2 (10.53%) Windows
12 2 (10.53%) MS Excel

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (36.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Back Office
2 3 (15.79%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Business Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Data Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Asset Management Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Reference Data Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) FX Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Market Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Market Data Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) FpML
1 10 (52.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (26.32%) Reference Data
2 5 (26.32%) SWIFT
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) BYOD
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Asset Management
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Fund Accounting
4 9 (47.37%) BPR
4 9 (47.37%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 9 (47.37%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
6 6 (31.58%) Functional Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Investment Management
6 6 (31.58%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (26.32%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) Product Management
9 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.26%) Data Management
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL
9 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.26%) UML
9 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Reuters
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) FactSet
3 1 (5.26%) SmartStream