The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sentinel over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 596 607 611
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 14 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.35% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £500 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
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 England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3969 4189 4705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.68% 8.27% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2523 2416 2860
Median daily rate £450 £435 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 73 38
Median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.14 £52.47 £85.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-40.64% +61.45%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sentinel
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sentinel across the England region.

Sentinel Daily Rate Trend in England

Sentinel
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sentinel across the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Sentinel Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sentinel
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sentinel Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sentinel
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 12 £500 +5.26% 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
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Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 England region with a requirement for Sentinel.

1 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) thinkFolio
3 6 (37.50%) Investment Management
4 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
4 5 (31.25%) LatentZero
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Equities
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) Minerva
5 4 (25.00%) Charles River
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) Front Office
5 4 (25.00%) Fidessa
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) CISSP
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) Veritas
6 3 (18.75%) Kerberos
6 3 (18.75%) NFS
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) IBM
6 3 (18.75%) Sun
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) Solaris
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Python

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (37.50%) thinkFolio
2 5 (31.25%) LatentZero
3 4 (25.00%) Minerva
4 3 (18.75%) LongView
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (12.50%) Global One
5 2 (12.50%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (12.50%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Kerberos
1 3 (18.75%) LDAP
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Front Office
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Business Support Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Fidessa Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Fidessa Support
1 3 (18.75%) Fidessa Support Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Virtualisation Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Scripter
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) CLAS Security Advisor
3 1 (6.25%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Security Advisor
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Fixed Income
2 4 (25.00%) Equities
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (12.50%) Derivative
3 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (6.25%) CESG
4 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Solaris
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 6 (37.50%) Investment Management
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
4 3 (18.75%) Kernel Tuning
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Collateral Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) Fund Management
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) ISMS
5 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (18.75%) Korn
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CEH
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) CISMP
2 2 (12.50%) CRISC
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CLAS
3 1 (6.25%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) GPG13
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) NFS
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Charles River
1 4 (25.00%) Fidessa
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (18.75%) EMC
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) Remedy
2 3 (18.75%) Splunk
2 3 (18.75%) Sun
2 3 (18.75%) Veritas
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (12.50%) SimCorp