The table below looks at the statistics for Sentinel skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sentinel over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 419 422 424
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 12 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.053% 0.030%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.72% 0.67% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £500 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Sentinel
England

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

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1675 1798 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.77% 7.93% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1179 1068 1442
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.13 £40.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.14% -42.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.75 £87.25 £106.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £21.09
% change year-on-year
-41.02% +84.96%

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Sentinel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sentinel
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sentinel Daily Rate Trend in London

Sentinel
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sentinel across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Sentinel Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sentinel
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sentinel Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sentinel
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
City of London 0 4 £425 -12.82%
Sentinel
England

Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sentinel 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 London region with a requirement for Sentinel.

1 10 (76.92%) Asset Management
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) thinkFolio
3 6 (46.15%) Investment Management
4 5 (38.46%) LatentZero
4 5 (38.46%) Fixed Income
5 4 (30.77%) Equities
5 4 (30.77%) Charles River
5 4 (30.77%) Front Office
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Fidessa
5 4 (30.77%) Minerva
6 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (23.08%) Kernel Tuning
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Veritas
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) LDAP
6 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
6 3 (23.08%) NFS
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) thinkFolio
2 5 (38.46%) LatentZero
3 4 (30.77%) Minerva
4 3 (23.08%) LongView
5 2 (15.38%) Global One
5 2 (15.38%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (15.38%) Tesseract
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Front Office
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Business Support Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Fidessa Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Fidessa Support
1 3 (23.08%) Fidessa Support Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Virtualisation Administrator
1 3 (23.08%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (7.69%) Compliance Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Fixed Income
2 4 (30.77%) Equities
3 2 (15.38%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (15.38%) Derivative
3 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Solaris
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Asset Management
2 6 (46.15%) Investment Management
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Kernel Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Collateral Management
5 2 (15.38%) Fund Management
5 2 (15.38%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Korn
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) NFS
1 3 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Charles River
1 4 (30.77%) Fidessa
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (23.08%) EMC
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) Remedy
2 3 (23.08%) Splunk
2 3 (23.08%) Sun
2 3 (23.08%) Veritas
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) SimCorp