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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimCorp over the 3 months to 17 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SimCorp.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SimCorp
Rank 548 568 532
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -36
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 32 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.016% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.034% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
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£675 £513 £975
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% -47.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23060 23462 20410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.55% 45.66% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 13412 11202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1033 1135
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

SimCorp
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SimCorp across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimCorp within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +29 32 £675 +31.70% 15
SimCorp
UK

SimCorp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 29 (85.29%) SimCorp Dimension
2 23 (67.65%) Asset Management
3 20 (58.82%) Back Office
3 20 (58.82%) SQL
4 16 (47.06%) Front Office
5 15 (44.12%) Data Structures
6 9 (26.47%) Fixed Income
6 9 (26.47%) Investment Management
6 9 (26.47%) Cash Management
7 8 (23.53%) Charles River
8 7 (20.59%) Equities
8 7 (20.59%) Data Management
9 6 (17.65%) DTCC
9 6 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (11.76%) Oracle
10 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
10 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (11.76%) Metastorm
10 4 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (11.76%) Eagle PACE
10 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.76%) Test Management
10 4 (11.76%) thinkFolio
10 4 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (11.76%) Markit EDM
11 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.82%) Degree
11 3 (8.82%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (8.82%) Finance

SimCorp
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (85.29%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (11.76%) thinkFolio
2 4 (11.76%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (11.76%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (58.82%) Back Office
2 16 (47.06%) Front Office
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Analyst
2 19 (55.88%) Business Analyst
3 13 (38.24%) Senior Business Analyst
3 13 (38.24%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Environment Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Test Environment Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.94%) WCF
2 1 (2.94%) WPF
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Data Structures
2 9 (26.47%) Fixed Income
3 7 (20.59%) Equities
4 6 (17.65%) DTCC
4 6 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.94%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Asset Management
2 9 (26.47%) Cash Management
2 9 (26.47%) Investment Management
3 7 (20.59%) Data Management
4 4 (11.76%) Test Management
4 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Charles River
2 4 (11.76%) Metastorm
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
2 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
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