Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 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.

Bloomberg Trade Order Management System (TOMS)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 840 855
Rank change year-on-year +34 +15 -17
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 32 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.43% 0.062% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 1
England median daily rate £650 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.84% +5.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £565 £306 £425
90th Percentile £711 £679 £475
UK median daily rate £650 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +36.84% +5.56% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7431 8026 8382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.15% 8.19% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4440 4903 4869
England median daily rate £460 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £274
90th Percentile £650 £601 £600
UK median daily rate £458 £440 £435
% change year-on-year +3.98% +1.15% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 92 112
England median hourly rate £27.00 £24.75 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +8.79% -27.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.23 £11.33
90th Percentile £50.00 £97.80 £50.80
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -20.63%

Bloomberg TOMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Bloomberg TOMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg TOMS in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bloomberg TOMS in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS in England over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bloomberg TOMS in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bloomberg TOMS in England

Bloomberg TOMS
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 32 £650 +36.84% 2
Bloomberg TOMS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Bloomberg TOMS.

1 32 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 30 (93.75%) Fixed Income
3 24 (75.00%) Finance
4 19 (59.38%) ION Trading
4 19 (59.38%) ION MarketView
5 17 (53.13%) Electronic Trading
6 13 (40.63%) Banking
7 12 (37.50%) DevOps
8 11 (34.38%) Front Office
9 10 (31.25%) TDD
9 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
9 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (25.00%) MiFID
11 7 (21.88%) Back Office
12 6 (18.75%) Murex
13 5 (15.63%) Migration
14 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (12.50%) XML
14 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
14 4 (12.50%) Summit
15 3 (9.38%) Big Data
15 3 (9.38%) Low Latency
15 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
15 3 (9.38%) Eagle PACE
15 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
15 3 (9.38%) Multithreaded Programming
15 3 (9.38%) SDLC
15 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

Bloomberg TOMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (59.38%) ION MarketView
2 4 (12.50%) Summit
3 3 (9.38%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (6.25%) Markit EDM
5 1 (3.13%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Banking
3 11 (34.38%) Front Office
4 7 (21.88%) Back Office
5 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Electronic Trading Support
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income Support Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 30 (93.75%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (9.38%) Derivative
3 3 (9.38%) Wiki
4 2 (6.25%) Equities
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Electronic Trading
2 12 (37.50%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
6 3 (9.38%) Low Latency
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) MiFID
2 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 19 (59.38%) ION Trading
3 6 (18.75%) Murex
4 1 (3.13%) Charles River
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase