Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 832 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +833
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg TOMS 28 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.006% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.38% 0.075% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 0
England median daily rate £650 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
UK median daily rate £650 £550 -
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -
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 7461 7953 8195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.90% 8.40% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4575 4883 4733
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £308 £305 £278
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 79 119
England median hourly rate £20.75 £24.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.31% -12.50% -8.30%
10th Percentile £10.55 £7.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £60.54 £69.07 £57.75
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.04% -18.33% -4.76%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +1 28 £650 +18.18%
Bloomberg TOMS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 28 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 27 (96.43%) Fixed Income
3 20 (71.43%) Finance
3 20 (71.43%) ION Trading
4 19 (67.86%) Electronic Trading
4 19 (67.86%) ION MarketView
5 12 (42.86%) Banking
5 12 (42.86%) DevOps
6 10 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (35.71%) TDD
6 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 8 (28.57%) MiFID
7 8 (28.57%) Front Office
8 5 (17.86%) Back Office
9 4 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) Unix
10 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
10 3 (10.71%) Murex
10 3 (10.71%) Change Management
10 3 (10.71%) Migration
10 3 (10.71%) Time Management
10 3 (10.71%) Wiki
10 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
10 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
10 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
10 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
11 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
11 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis

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 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (67.86%) ION MarketView
2 2 (7.14%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (3.57%) Markit EDM
3 1 (3.57%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Banking
3 8 (28.57%) Front Office
4 5 (17.86%) Back Office
5 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Electronic Trading Support
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Electronic Trading Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Pricing Manager
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 27 (96.43%) Fixed Income
2 3 (10.71%) Wiki
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) CMDB
4 1 (3.57%) Equities
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Electronic Trading
2 12 (42.86%) DevOps
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.71%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) MiFID
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 20 (71.43%) ION Trading
3 3 (10.71%) Murex
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase
4 1 (3.57%) Tradeweb