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 5 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SimCorp Dimension
Rank 568 560 514
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -46
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 11 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.008% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 0.092% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
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£675 £600 £975
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -38.46%
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
4465 4352 3887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.61% 8.69% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2502 2308 1948
Average daily rate £450 £438 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 51 54
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £37.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.05 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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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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 +8 10 £700 +16.66% 10
England -2 10 £700 +16.66% 10
City of London - 2 £650 - 9

SimCorp Dimension
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 8 (61.54%) Asset Management
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Front Office
4 4 (30.77%) Back Office
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
5 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
5 3 (23.08%) Equities
5 3 (23.08%) Charles River
6 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
6 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (15.38%) DTCC
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
7 1 (7.69%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) PORTIA
7 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (7.69%) thinkFolio
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

SimCorp Dimension
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (7.69%) PORTIA
1 1 (7.69%) thinkFolio
1 1 (7.69%) Markit EDM
1 1 (7.69%) SunGard APT
1 1 (7.69%) Investran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Front Office
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Fixed Income
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
2 3 (23.08%) Equities
3 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (15.38%) DTCC
4 1 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Asset Management
2 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
3 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 3 (23.08%) Charles River
3 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) BI-SAM
4 1 (7.69%) Yardi
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Murex
4 1 (7.69%) SunGard
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