Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 225 226
Rank change year-on-year -16 +1 +70
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.033% 0.030%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.44% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
City of London median daily rate £675 £620 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.87% +12.73% -8.33%
Central London median daily rate £675 £620 £550
% change year-on-year +8.87% +12.73% -8.33%
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 485 458 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.82% 7.47% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 320 322
City of London median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -0.06% -5.21%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £754 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
City of London median hourly rate £67.09 £29.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.34% +17.52% +47.06%
Central London median hourly rate £58.75 £29.38 £25.00
% change year-on-year +99.97% +17.52% -33.99%

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 7 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 7 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (85.71%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) ION Trading
4 4 (57.14%) MiFID
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) ION MarketView
5 3 (42.86%) Front Office
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Time Management
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Derivative
7 1 (14.29%) Equities
7 1 (14.29%) Sophis
7 1 (14.29%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Legal
7 1 (14.29%) Murex
7 1 (14.29%) Calypso
7 1 (14.29%) Fidessa
7 1 (14.29%) Tradeweb
7 1 (14.29%) Product Management
7 1 (14.29%) Prime Brokerage

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) ION MarketView
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Pricing Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (57.14%) ION Trading
3 1 (14.29%) Calypso
3 1 (14.29%) Fidessa
3 1 (14.29%) Murex
3 1 (14.29%) Sophis
3 1 (14.29%) Tradeweb