The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 27 June 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.

Bloomberg
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 14.58% - -
As % of the Vendors category 28.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £613 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -6.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Docklands, London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 25 35 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 52.08% 58.33% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 50
Median daily rate £575 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £643 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Bloomberg
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bloomberg in Docklands, London

Bloomberg
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bloomberg in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Reuters
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Equities
4 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
4 3 (42.86%) PMI
4 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) PMO
5 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Fidessa
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Bloomberg
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase ASE
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
3 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Product Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Fidessa Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Fidessa Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) FIX Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Equities
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Reuters
2 2 (28.57%) Fidessa
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Hortonworks
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) VMware