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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg Trade Order Management System (TOMS)
Rank 652 - 635
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% - 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.11% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Median daily rate £475 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 - £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
4462 4641 5358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.34% 8.11% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2692 2591 2995
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 72 75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.64 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £12.00 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+91.42% -44.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Bloomberg TOMS Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 - 5 £475 -
England - 5 £475 -
City of London - 2 £313 -

Bloomberg TOMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (33.33%) MarketAxess
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) FXall
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) ION Trading
4 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) FpML
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Equities
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) MiFID
5 1 (16.67%) ION MarketView

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
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business 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%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Support
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%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
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%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) 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