Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 843 804 858
Rank change year-on-year -39 +54 -11
Contract jobs citing Eikon 27 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.047% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.57% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 10
England median daily rate £240 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -42.86% -9.68%
10th Percentile £149 £158 £237
90th Percentile £461 £338 £378
UK median daily rate £240 £200 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% -42.86% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
England median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% - -
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +3.45% - -

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 5,947 7,561 8,146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.31% 8.28% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,528 4,544 4,974
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £660 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 79 92
England median hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +9.09% +8.79%
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £63.50 £51.50 £97.80
UK median hourly rate £24.25 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.39% +12.00% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eikon in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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
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 17 October 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 -11 25 £285 +23.91% 1
Midlands - 2 £166 -
West Midlands - 2 £166 -
Eikon
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 27 (100.00%) Reuters
2 25 (92.59%) Bloomberg
3 23 (85.19%) Windows
4 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 17 (62.96%) Finance
6 16 (59.26%) Blackberry
6 16 (59.26%) FactSet
7 14 (51.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (51.85%) Fixed Income
7 14 (51.85%) Speakerbus
7 14 (51.85%) Wallstreet Suite
8 13 (48.15%) Time Management
8 13 (48.15%) Front Office
8 13 (48.15%) DNS
8 13 (48.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (44.44%) SLA
9 12 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (44.44%) Law
9 12 (44.44%) Sony
9 12 (44.44%) Service Management
10 10 (37.04%) Migration
10 10 (37.04%) Back Office
10 10 (37.04%) BCP
11 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
12 6 (22.22%) Banking
13 5 (18.52%) Tradeweb
13 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
13 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
14 4 (14.81%) Equities

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 14 (51.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Front Office
3 12 (44.44%) Law
4 10 (37.04%) Back Office
5 6 (22.22%) Banking
6 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
8 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Support Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Migration Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Back Office Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
5 4 (14.81%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Blackberry
2 14 (51.85%) Fixed Income
3 4 (14.81%) Equities
4 3 (11.11%) BYOD
5 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Time Management
2 12 (44.44%) Service Management
3 10 (37.04%) BCP
3 10 (37.04%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Break/Fix
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) People Management
6 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.41%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Attribution
7 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Reuters
2 25 (92.59%) Bloomberg
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) FactSet
5 14 (51.85%) Speakerbus
5 14 (51.85%) Wallstreet Suite
6 12 (44.44%) Sony
7 5 (18.52%) Tradeweb
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco
8 3 (11.11%) Dell
9 2 (7.41%) Avaya
9 2 (7.41%) Charles River
9 2 (7.41%) Citrix
9 2 (7.41%) NEC
9 2 (7.41%) Remedy
10 1 (3.70%) Apple
10 1 (3.70%) HP
10 1 (3.70%) IBM
10 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
10 1 (3.70%) VMware