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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg Trade Order Management System (TOMS)
Rank 617 - 636
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% - 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.070% - 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £650 - £600
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
4258 4605 5267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.61% 8.32% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2660 2588 3089
Median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 85 43
Median hourly rate £17.50 £34.36 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.06% +43.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.49 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.12 £52.47 £73.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-40.64% +61.45%

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 2 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 3 December 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 - 3 £650 - 1
England - 3 £650 - 1

Bloomberg TOMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (66.67%) Front Office
2 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) ION Trading
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) MiFID
4 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (33.33%) MarketAxess
4 2 (33.33%) FXall
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) MiFID Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Client Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 3 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (33.33%) FXall
2 2 (33.33%) ION Trading
2 2 (33.33%) MarketAxess
3 1 (16.67%) Fidessa