The table below looks at the statistics for SimCorp Dimension skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimCorp Dimension over the 3 months to 3 July 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SimCorp Dimension
Rank 576 549 553
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 10 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 0.14% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
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£625 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -
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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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
4018 4293 4013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.93% 8.97% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2375 2330 2145
Average daily rate £450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 59 73
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.77 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -15.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £51.75 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £36.90
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -24.11%

SimCorp Dimension
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SimCorp Dimension across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SimCorp Dimension Jobs Demand Trend in England

SimCorp Dimension
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SimCorp Dimension Daily Rate Trend in England

SimCorp Dimension
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SimCorp Dimension Hourly Rate Trend in England

SimCorp Dimension
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimCorp Dimension within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 10 £625 +21.95% 9
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SimCorp Dimension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SimCorp Dimension 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 Dimension.

1 36 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) Back Office
4 18 (50.00%) Asset Management
5 16 (44.44%) Front Office
6 14 (38.89%) Data Structures
7 13 (36.11%) Charles River
7 13 (36.11%) Fixed Income
8 11 (30.56%) Investment Management
9 10 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (25.00%) thinkFolio
10 9 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
11 8 (22.22%) Cash Management
11 8 (22.22%) Finance
11 8 (22.22%) Data Management
12 6 (16.67%) DTCC
12 6 (16.67%) Equities
12 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
13 5 (13.89%) Derivative
13 5 (13.89%) CFA
13 5 (13.89%) Sophis
13 5 (13.89%) LatentZero
13 5 (13.89%) BPR
13 5 (13.89%) Murex
14 4 (11.11%) Metastorm
14 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (11.11%) Oracle
14 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
14 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (11.11%) Oracle BPM

SimCorp Dimension
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SimCorp Dimension 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 Dimension. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 9 (25.00%) thinkFolio
2 5 (13.89%) LatentZero
3 4 (11.11%) Eagle PACE
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (52.78%) Back Office
2 16 (44.44%) Front Office
3 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Analyst
2 17 (47.22%) Business Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 13 (36.11%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Environment Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Environment Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Data Structures
2 13 (36.11%) Fixed Income
3 10 (27.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (16.67%) Equities
4 6 (16.67%) DTCC
5 5 (13.89%) Derivative
6 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 11 (30.56%) Investment Management
3 9 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 8 (22.22%) Cash Management
4 8 (22.22%) Data Management
5 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) BPR
7 4 (11.11%) Test Management
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 2 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CFA
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 13 (36.11%) Charles River
3 5 (13.89%) Sophis
3 5 (13.89%) Murex
4 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 4 (11.11%) Metastorm
5 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg