The table below looks at the statistics for Bloomberg TOMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg TOMS over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bloomberg Trade Order Management System (TOMS)
UK
Rank 595 626 608
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -18
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.051% 0.072% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £620 £550 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3945 4166 4851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.81% 8.02% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2440 2496 2733
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 39
Median hourly rate £33.00 £32.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £69.07 £58.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +52.77%

Bloomberg TOMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Bloomberg TOMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bloomberg TOMS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS within the UK.

Bloomberg TOMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bloomberg TOMS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS within the UK.

Bloomberg TOMS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Bloomberg TOMS
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
England +27 2 £620 +12.72%
London +16 2 £620 +12.72%
City of London +2 2 £620 +12.72%

Bloomberg TOMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Bloomberg TOMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) ION Trading
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) MiFID
2 4 (80.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) ION MarketView
4 2 (40.00%) Murex MxML
4 2 (40.00%) KYC
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Murex
5 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (20.00%) Equities
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) FpML
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Derivative
5 1 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol

Bloomberg TOMS
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Murex MxML
2 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (20.00%) FpML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) KYC
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) MiFID
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (80.00%) ION Trading
3 2 (40.00%) Murex
4 1 (20.00%) Fidessa