The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bloomberg
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.27% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £540 £475
% change year-on-year -17.59% +13.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 - -

Bloomberg is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 65 49 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 49.24% 38.58% 53.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 37
Median daily rate £515 £450 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -8.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £363 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.79% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in Canary Wharf

Bloomberg
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bloomberg in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bloomberg in Canary Wharf

Bloomberg
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bloomberg in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bloomberg in Canary Wharf

Bloomberg
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bloomberg in Canary Wharf

Bloomberg
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 2 (66.67%) Reuters
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) KDB
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Eikon
2 1 (33.33%) FactSet
2 1 (33.33%) Market Making
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) FXall
2 1 (33.33%) ION Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (33.33%) Market Making
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Reuters
2 1 (33.33%) FactSet
2 1 (33.33%) Fidessa
2 1 (33.33%) FXall
2 1 (33.33%) ION Trading