Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Eikon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Eikon over the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Thomson Reuters Eikon
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 775 832
Rank change year-on-year -71 +57 -24
Contract jobs citing Eikon 17 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.024% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
England median daily rate £160 £333 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.88% +35.71% -34.67%
UK median daily rate £160 £333 £245
% change year-on-year -51.88% +35.71% -38.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
England median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £30.00 - -

Eikon 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 6,289 6,905 7,475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.83% 8.28% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,768 4,072 4,518
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.51%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £290
90th Percentile £675 £630 £613
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.86% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 93 85
England median hourly rate £21.96 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.29% +5.45% +29.11%
10th Percentile £8.95 £12.50 £12.30
90th Percentile £48.13 £57.90 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -27.42% +12.73% +22.22%

Eikon
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Eikon in England

Eikon
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Eikon in England

Eikon
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Eikon in England

Eikon
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eikon in England over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Eikon in England

Eikon
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 Eikon within the England region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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 -53 17 £160 -51.88% 1
Eikon
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Eikon 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 England region with a requirement for Eikon.

1 17 (100.00%) Reuters
1 17 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) Citrix
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Tradeweb
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Remedy
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 4 (23.53%) GIS
9 4 (23.53%) Skype
10 3 (17.65%) People Management
10 3 (17.65%) BYOD
10 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
10 3 (17.65%) Mac OS
10 3 (17.65%) Android
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (11.76%) Lotus
11 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
11 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (11.76%) FactSet
12 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
12 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking

Eikon
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 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) Skype
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Multicast
5 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (35.29%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (29.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
4 4 (23.53%) IT Support
5 3 (17.65%) Deskside Support
6 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Customer Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (17.65%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Android
3 3 (17.65%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) People Management
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) DameWare
1 1 (5.88%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 17 (100.00%) Reuters
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) Tradeweb
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Remedy
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) FactSet
6 2 (11.76%) Lotus
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Fidessa
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Speakerbus
7 1 (5.88%) Wallstreet Suite