The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel 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 Sentinel over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank - 198 203
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.072% 0.084%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.79% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £675 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £598 £480 £395
% change year-on-year
+24.47% +21.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
220 508 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.50% 9.17% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 352 318
Median daily rate £463 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.38 £21.30 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -57.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £21.30 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £21.30 £56.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sentinel
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 Sentinel across the City of London region.

Sentinel Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sentinel
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sentinel across the City of London region.

Sentinel Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Sentinel
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 3 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) LatentZero
3 1 (33.33%) Minerva
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) SimCorp
3 1 (33.33%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Equities

Sentinel
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 2 (66.67%) LatentZero
2 1 (33.33%) Minerva
2 1 (33.33%) SimCorp Dimension
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Fidessa Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Fidessa Support
2 1 (33.33%) Fidessa Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (33.33%) SimCorp