Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 859 784 864
Rank change year-on-year -75 +80 -18
Contract jobs citing Eikon 16 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.036% 0.021%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.44% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 15
England median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.43% -9.68%
10th Percentile £183 £200 £175
90th Percentile £576 £362 £483
UK median daily rate £325 £275 £350
% change year-on-year +18.18% -21.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
England median hourly rate £30.00 £26.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.63% - -
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £26.88 -
% change year-on-year +11.63% - -

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 5,953 7,245 8,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.37% 8.21% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,492 4,249 4,864
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £294
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 96 87
England median hourly rate £24.25 £27.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.61% +6.73% +20.15%
10th Percentile £11.54 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £58.25 £57.75 £81.04
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -25.81% -4.62% +44.44%

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 16 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Eikon in England over the 6 months to 16 August 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 16 August 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 -17 16 £325 - 1
Eikon
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 16 (100.00%) Reuters
2 14 (87.50%) Bloomberg
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Tradeweb
6 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) Remedy
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Front Office
7 5 (31.25%) Banking
7 5 (31.25%) FactSet
8 4 (25.00%) GIS
8 4 (25.00%) Citrix
9 3 (18.75%) VPN
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (18.75%) Equities
9 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
9 3 (18.75%) Speakerbus
9 3 (18.75%) Wallstreet Suite
9 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (18.75%) People Management
9 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
10 2 (12.50%) Performance Attribution
10 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (12.50%) BYOD

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 3 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Front Office
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Support
4 1 (6.25%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Customer Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) Equities
2 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) BYOD
4 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) People Management
1 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Attribution
2 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) BCP
3 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Reuters
2 14 (87.50%) Bloomberg
3 6 (37.50%) Tradeweb
4 5 (31.25%) FactSet
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Remedy
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) Speakerbus
6 3 (18.75%) Wallstreet Suite
7 2 (12.50%) Charles River
7 2 (12.50%) Dell
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
8 1 (6.25%) Sony
8 1 (6.25%) VMware