The first table below looks at the demand for Sentinel skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sentinel over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank 409 354 411
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +57
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 7 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.11% 0.043%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.32% 1.30% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 7
Average daily rate £550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £580 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £505
% change year-on-year
- -15.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2183 1924 2410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.82% 8.75% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1412 1160 1346
Average daily rate £450 £461 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 7
Average hourly rate £16.91 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.70% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £81.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Sentinel
England

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sentinel across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 5 £375 -31.81% 2
Sentinel
England

Sentinel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 15 (83.33%) Tesseract
1 15 (83.33%) Minerva
2 12 (66.67%) Fidessa
3 8 (44.44%) LatentZero
4 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
4 7 (38.89%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (33.33%) Front Office
5 6 (33.33%) Capstone
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Charles River
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) thinkFolio
8 3 (16.67%) Fund Management
9 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) QA
9 2 (11.11%) Banking
9 2 (11.11%) Information Security
9 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
9 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (5.56%) EMIR
10 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (5.56%) Markit EDM
10 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Legal
10 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
10 1 (5.56%) Reuters
10 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
10 1 (5.56%) Derivative

Sentinel
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Tesseract
1 15 (83.33%) Minerva
2 8 (44.44%) LatentZero
3 6 (33.33%) Capstone
4 1 (5.56%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (33.33%) Front Office
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Test Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Systems Test Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Fidessa Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Fidessa Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
1 7 (38.89%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (16.67%) Fund Management
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) EMIR
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Fidessa
2 5 (27.78%) Charles River
3 4 (22.22%) thinkFolio
4 1 (5.56%) Reuters
4 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per annum + based on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago