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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SimCorp Dimension
Rank 555 538 508
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -30
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.049% 0.025% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £650 £975
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
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
4084 3939 3452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.79% 8.96% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2437 2097 1746
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 62 52
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.29% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 2 - - 1
SimCorp Dimension
UK

SimCorp Dimension
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 11 (84.62%) Asset Management
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (30.77%) Remedy
6 4 (30.77%) Charles River
6 4 (30.77%) Markit EDM
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
7 3 (23.08%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (23.08%) Middleware
7 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) UNIX
8 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
8 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) Wiki
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (7.69%) Use Case
9 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (7.69%) Derivative
9 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet

SimCorp Dimension
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Markit EDM
2 3 (23.08%) Eagle PACE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Asset Management
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 4 (30.77%) Charles River
4 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft