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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SimCorp
UK / England
Rank 575 600 594
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 4 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.025% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.059% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £775 £500 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18549 20510 21772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.29% 43.01% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11657 12477 12720
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 792 907
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £17.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +13.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +16 4 £775 +55.00%
SimCorp
UK

SimCorp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 18 (72.00%) Asset Management
2 16 (64.00%) SimCorp Dimension
3 14 (56.00%) Investment Management
4 12 (48.00%) Front Office
5 11 (44.00%) Finance
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 9 (36.00%) Fixed Income
8 6 (24.00%) Equities
8 6 (24.00%) Minerva
9 5 (20.00%) Bloomberg
9 5 (20.00%) Charles River
10 4 (16.00%) Markit EDM
10 4 (16.00%) Fidessa
10 4 (16.00%) Back Office
10 4 (16.00%) Migration
10 4 (16.00%) thinkFolio
11 3 (12.00%) Derivative
11 3 (12.00%) Data Management
11 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (12.00%) Eagle PACE
11 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
12 2 (8.00%) Performance Attribution
12 2 (8.00%) Fund Accounting
12 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
12 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
12 2 (8.00%) Project Management
12 2 (8.00%) Oracle
12 2 (8.00%) Sentinel

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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 16 (64.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (24.00%) Minerva
3 4 (16.00%) Markit EDM
3 4 (16.00%) thinkFolio
4 3 (12.00%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (8.00%) Sentinel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (48.00%) Front Office
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) SimCorp Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) SimCorp Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Fidessa Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Fidessa Support
6 2 (8.00%) Fidessa Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.00%) WCF
1 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (24.00%) Equities
3 3 (12.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Asset Management
2 14 (56.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (8.00%) Fund Management
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Attribution
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) BPR
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) MVVM
6 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Bloomberg
1 5 (20.00%) Charles River
2 4 (16.00%) Fidessa
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle