The table below looks at the statistics for Minerva skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Minerva over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fidessa LatentZero Minerva
London / City of London
Rank 147 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Minerva 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.098% -
As % of the Business Applications category 3.27% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £280 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
214 239 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.27% 7.78% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 161 329
Median daily rate £425 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £639 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

Minerva
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Minerva as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Minerva Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Minerva
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Minerva across the City of London region.

Minerva Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Minerva
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Minerva 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 City of London region with a requirement for Minerva.

1 7 (100.00%) Front Office
1 7 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Fixed Income
2 6 (85.71%) Equities
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Fidessa
4 4 (57.14%) SimCorp
4 4 (57.14%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (57.14%) Sentinel
4 4 (57.14%) Investment Management
5 3 (42.86%) Fund Management
6 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (28.57%) Collateral Management
6 2 (28.57%) Derivative
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (28.57%) Tesseract
6 2 (28.57%) Global One
6 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) OO
7 1 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (14.29%) Back Office
7 1 (14.29%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Information Security
7 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (14.29%) Line Management

Minerva
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Sentinel
1 4 (57.14%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (28.57%) Global One
2 2 (28.57%) Tesseract
General
1 7 (100.00%) Front Office
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Asset Management Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Business Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Fidessa Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Fidessa Support
3 3 (42.86%) Fidessa Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Equities
1 6 (85.71%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Management
3 3 (42.86%) Fund Management
4 2 (28.57%) Collateral Management
4 2 (28.57%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Fidessa
2 4 (57.14%) SimCorp