Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 January 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.

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

Bloomberg
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 360 346 386
Rank change year-on-year -14 +40 -20
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.055% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.067% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
South East median daily rate £525 £130 £688
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +303.85% -81.09% +58.96%
10th Percentile £200 £130 £546
90th Percentile £595 £130 £819
England median daily rate £575 £555 £400
% change year-on-year +3.60% +38.75% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South East median hourly rate - £15.00 -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -25.00% -27.27%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,838 7,507 8,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.50% 48.71% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,575 4,324 4,868
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +5.07%
10th Percentile £234 £231 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 376 448
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.43% -18.93% +18.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.48 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.11% - +6.06%

Bloomberg
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Bloomberg as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Bloomberg in the South East

Bloomberg
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bloomberg in the South East

Bloomberg
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bloomberg in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bloomberg in the South East

Bloomberg
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bloomberg in the South East

Bloomberg
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bloomberg within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Surrey - 6 £525 - 1
Kent -14 3 £363 +178.85%
Thames Valley -17 1 £575 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £575 -
Bloomberg
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Bloomberg.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) RMDS
3 3 (33.33%) SCCM
3 3 (33.33%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) Eikon
3 3 (33.33%) FactSet
3 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (33.33%) Multicast
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) AirWatch

Bloomberg
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Eikon
1 3 (33.33%) RMDS
2 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
2 1 (11.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Multicast
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) WAAS
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) FactSet
3 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 2 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (22.22%) AlgoSec
4 2 (22.22%) Aruba
4 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) FireEye
4 2 (22.22%) Ivanti
4 2 (22.22%) LogLogic
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
4 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 2 (22.22%) TippingPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Tradeweb