The table below looks at the statistics for SimCorp Dimension skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SimCorp Dimension over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SimCorp Dimension
Rank 643 598 610
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +12
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 15 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.059% 0.015%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.35% 0.72% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Average daily rate £319 £650 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.96% +26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £350 £481
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4304 4589 4999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.70% 8.22% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2654 2542 2809
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 48
Average hourly rate £24.50 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.90 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.65 £60.55 £52.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

SimCorp Dimension
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SimCorp Dimension within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SimCorp Dimension within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SimCorp Dimension Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimCorp Dimension within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 15 £319 -52.77% 3
England -44 15 £319 -52.77% 3
City of London +44 4 £550 -15.38% 1

SimCorp Dimension
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SimCorp Dimension 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 SimCorp Dimension.

1 22 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
3 12 (54.55%) Fixed Income
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Equities
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) Front Office
9 3 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (13.64%) Hedge funds
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
9 3 (13.64%) Migration
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (13.64%) SCOM
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.64%) VLDB
9 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (9.09%) Remedy

SimCorp Dimension
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SimCorp Dimension 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 SimCorp Dimension. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (4.55%) LatentZero
1 1 (4.55%) Markit EDM
1 1 (4.55%) Minerva
1 1 (4.55%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.09%) FitNesse
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
1 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Business Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Asset Management Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Business Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Fidessa Support
7 1 (4.55%) Fidessa Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Fixed Income
2 6 (27.27%) Equities
3 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (13.64%) Hedge funds
4 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 2 (9.09%) Derivative
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Asset Management
2 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Investment Management
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Charles River
3 2 (9.09%) Fidessa
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) BISAM
4 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg
4 1 (4.55%) Eze Castle Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Linedata
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) SunGard
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
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Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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