Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Bloomberg TOMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bloomberg TOMS over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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.

Bloomberg Trade Order Management System (TOMS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 234 247
Rank change year-on-year -32 +13 +34
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 5 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.16% 0.030%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.22% 1.85% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
City of London median daily rate £600 £650 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +108.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £575 £588 £306
90th Percentile £730 £696 £319
Central London median daily rate £600 £650 £313
% change year-on-year -7.69% +108.00% -30.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Bloomberg TOMS is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 409 593 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.83% 8.65% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 409 350
City of London median daily rate £538 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.26% +8.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £31.20 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.06% +83.53% -26.88%
Central London median hourly rate £24.35 £30.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -18.83% +76.47% -26.88%

Bloomberg TOMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Bloomberg TOMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg TOMS in the City of London

Bloomberg TOMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bloomberg TOMS in the City of London

Bloomberg TOMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bloomberg TOMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Bloomberg TOMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Sybase
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 5 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
1 5 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (100.00%) ION MarketView
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MTS
3 1 (20.00%) Tcl
3 1 (20.00%) Eurex
3 1 (20.00%) Tradeweb
3 1 (20.00%) MarketAxess
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office

Bloomberg TOMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (20.00%) MTS
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) ION MarketView
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Tcl
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (100.00%) ION Trading
1 5 (100.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) MarketAxess
2 1 (20.00%) Tradeweb