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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SimCorp
Rank 192 230 213
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 8 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.014% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.029% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 13
Average daily rate
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£525 £825 £975
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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
2674 3407 3368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.39% 46.30% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 2376 2293
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 96 96
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) SimCorp Dimension
2 7 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 6 (42.86%) SaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) Charles River
6 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (21.43%) Markit EDM
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) SWIFT
7 2 (14.29%) Temenos T24
7 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) WPF
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) Middleware
7 2 (14.29%) Temenos
7 2 (14.29%) Back Office
7 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
7 2 (14.29%) Remedy
8 1 (7.14%) Front Office

SimCorp
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 12 (85.71%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (21.43%) Markit EDM
3 2 (14.29%) Temenos T24
4 1 (7.14%) LatentZero
4 1 (7.14%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) WPF
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) SWIFT
1 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Charles River
3 2 (14.29%) Temenos
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Fidessa
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Reuters
4 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.14%) RIMES
4 1 (7.14%) thinkFolio
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago