The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SimCorp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimCorp over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SimCorp
Rank 188 206 183
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Average daily rate
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£650 £500 £975
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -48.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2205 2642 2546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.51% 43.04% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1817 1809
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 54 60
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

SimCorp
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SimCorp across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SimCorp Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SimCorp
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 SimCorp across the City of London region.

SimCorp Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SimCorp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SimCorp also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SimCorp.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Charles River
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SimCorp also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SimCorp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SimCorp Dimension
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Charles River
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