The table below looks at the statistics for SimCorp Dimension skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimCorp Dimension over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SimCorp Dimension
Rank 626 629 629
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 12 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.025% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.30% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Median daily rate £500 £625 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
4265 4670 5202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.98% 8.32% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 2642 2800
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 49 74
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £18.00 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £43.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -23.33%

SimCorp Dimension
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SimCorp Dimension Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SimCorp Dimension
Daily Rate Trend

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

SimCorp Dimension Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SimCorp Dimension
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SimCorp Dimension Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SimCorp Dimension
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimCorp Dimension within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +2 12 £500 -20.00%
London -10 12 £500 -20.00%

SimCorp Dimension
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 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 SimCorp Dimension.

1 26 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 21 (80.77%) Asset Management
3 13 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (23.08%) Charles River
5 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 6 (23.08%) VLDB
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (23.08%) Equities
5 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 6 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (19.23%) Front Office
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) C#
7 4 (15.38%) WCF
7 4 (15.38%) WPF

SimCorp Dimension
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (7.69%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.85%) LatentZero
2 1 (3.85%) Minerva
2 1 (3.85%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (23.08%) VLDB
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Front Office
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) DBA
2 6 (23.08%) SQL DBA
3 4 (15.38%) Asset Management Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Business Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Fidessa Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Fidessa Support
6 1 (3.85%) Fidessa Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 4 (15.38%) WCF
1 4 (15.38%) WPF
2 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (23.08%) Equities
3 4 (15.38%) Hedge funds
4 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 2 (7.69%) Derivative
6 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Asset Management
2 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 4 (15.38%) MVVM
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Systematic Trading
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) BPR
7 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) Charles River
4 2 (7.69%) BISAM
4 2 (7.69%) Fidessa
4 2 (7.69%) Remedy
4 2 (7.69%) SunGard
5 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.85%) Eze Castle Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Linedata
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Sybase