The table below looks at the statistics for Minerva skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Minerva over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fidessa LatentZero Minerva
Rank 611 637 626
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Contract jobs citing Minerva 10 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £463 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £280 -
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4254 4587 5183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.55% 8.31% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2664 2588 3038
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 85 39
Median hourly rate £17.50 £33.71 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.08% +44.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.65 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £80.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £21.09
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +82.59%

Minerva
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Minerva Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Minerva
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Minerva within the UK.

Minerva Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Minerva
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Minerva within the UK.

Minerva Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Minerva
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Minerva within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England +26 10 £463 +8.82%
London +2 10 £463 +8.18%
City of London -2 7 £425 -

Minerva
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Minerva also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Minerva.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) Front Office
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Fidessa
3 8 (66.67%) Asset Management
3 8 (66.67%) Investment Management
4 6 (50.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (50.00%) Equities
4 6 (50.00%) SimCorp
4 6 (50.00%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (33.33%) Sentinel
6 3 (25.00%) Fund Management
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Global One
7 2 (16.67%) LatentZero
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Collateral Management
7 2 (16.67%) Derivative
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (16.67%) Tesseract
7 2 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) Data Management

Minerva
Top Related IT Skills 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 (50.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (33.33%) Sentinel
3 2 (16.67%) Global One
3 2 (16.67%) LatentZero
3 2 (16.67%) Tesseract
4 1 (8.33%) Capstone
4 1 (8.33%) Endur
4 1 (8.33%) Findur
4 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
General
1 11 (91.67%) Front Office
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Asset Management Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Fidessa Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Fidessa Support
3 3 (25.00%) Fidessa Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (8.33%) SimCorp Support
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Equities
1 6 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (16.67%) Derivative
3 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 8 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 3 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Collateral Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Fidessa
2 6 (50.00%) SimCorp
3 1 (8.33%) Charles River
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle