The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SimCorp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimCorp over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SimCorp
Rank 619 612 588
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 17 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.039% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £475 £625 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £625 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SimCorp
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22436 22831 22227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.95% 44.16% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13975 13789 12565
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 752 1001 1012
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.31 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +4.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.92 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

SimCorp
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SimCorp Jobs Demand Trend in England

SimCorp
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SimCorp Daily Rate Trend in England

SimCorp
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SimCorp across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SimCorp Daily Rate Histogram in England

SimCorp
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SimCorp Hourly Rate Trend in England

SimCorp
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 SimCorp within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +13 17 £475 -24.00% 5
SimCorp
UK

SimCorp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SimCorp 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 SimCorp.

1 30 (76.92%) Asset Management
2 25 (64.10%) SimCorp Dimension
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
4 15 (38.46%) Fixed Income
5 14 (35.90%) Charles River
6 12 (30.77%) SQL
6 12 (30.77%) Finance
7 11 (28.21%) Oracle
7 11 (28.21%) Investment Management
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
8 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
8 10 (25.64%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (23.08%) Front Office
10 8 (20.51%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (17.95%) Project Management
11 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
12 6 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (15.38%) Low Latency
12 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (15.38%) Systematic Trading
12 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (15.38%) VLDB
12 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
12 6 (15.38%) ETL

SimCorp
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.51%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (64.10%) SimCorp Dimension
2 5 (12.82%) thinkFolio
3 3 (7.69%) Markit EDM
4 2 (5.13%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (2.56%) LatentZero
5 1 (2.56%) Minerva
5 1 (2.56%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (15.38%) VLDB
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Front Office
3 3 (7.69%) Back Office
3 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) DBA
2 10 (25.64%) SQL DBA
3 9 (23.08%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Project Manager
5 7 (17.95%) Asset Management Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (10.26%) Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Integration Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Asset Management Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Derivatives Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
10 1 (2.56%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.26%) WCF
1 4 (10.26%) WPF
2 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Fixed Income
2 6 (15.38%) Equities
3 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
4 3 (7.69%) Derivative
5 2 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Asset Management
2 11 (28.21%) Investment Management
3 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.95%) Project Management
3 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.38%) ETL
4 6 (15.38%) Low Latency
4 6 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (15.38%) Systematic Trading
4 6 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 4 (10.26%) MVVM
5 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (10.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Charles River
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) BISAM
4 2 (5.13%) Fidessa
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) SunGard
5 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.56%) Eze Castle Integration
5 1 (2.56%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.56%) Linedata
5 1 (2.56%) OpenText
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Tableau