Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bloomberg over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Bloomberg.

Bloomberg
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 85 101
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 +2
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 0.089% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £463 - -
Scotland median daily rate £550 £465 £475
% change year-on-year +18.28% -2.11% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Bloomberg is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 529 535 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.63% 47.85% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 256 342
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £227 £213 £182
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -37.14% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £63.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in Glasgow

Bloomberg
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bloomberg in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Bloomberg
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Market Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Market Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Market Data Infrastructure Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters