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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 162 149 195
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +46
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.15% 0.087%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.84% 1.92% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £488 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
217 260 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.86% 7.62% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 180 404
Median daily rate £450 £463 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -45.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-39.47% +100.00%

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 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (100.00%) Equities
1 4 (100.00%) Minerva
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Collateral Management
2 2 (50.00%) SimCorp
2 2 (50.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Tesseract
2 2 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Global One
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit

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 4 (100.00%) Minerva
2 2 (50.00%) Global One
2 2 (50.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (50.00%) Tesseract
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Fidessa Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Fidessa Support
1 3 (75.00%) Fidessa Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Equities
1 4 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Collateral Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Fidessa
2 2 (50.00%) SimCorp