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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SimCorp Dimension
Rank 607 641 633
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -8
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 14 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.020% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.33% 0.24% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £475 £550 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £518
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £565 £658
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
4241 4536 5199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.56% 8.26% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2564 3042
Median daily rate £450 £440 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 83 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.71 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% +49.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.75 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £52.47 £69.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £18.63
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +106.65%

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
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 11 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SimCorp Dimension within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 +29 14 £475 -13.63%
London +14 14 £475 -13.63%
City of London 0 5 - -

SimCorp Dimension
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 20 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 13 (65.00%) Asset Management
3 13 (65.00%) Investment Management
4 12 (60.00%) Fixed Income
5 11 (55.00%) Front Office
6 10 (50.00%) Equities
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Migration
8 6 (30.00%) Back Office
8 6 (30.00%) Minerva
9 5 (25.00%) Derivative
10 4 (20.00%) Retail
11 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
11 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
11 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
11 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
11 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (10.00%) BPR
12 2 (10.00%) Oracle
12 2 (10.00%) Markit EDM
12 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
12 2 (10.00%) Sentinel
12 2 (10.00%) Fund Management
12 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
12 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
13 1 (5.00%) IntelliMatch
13 1 (5.00%) Test Planning

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 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Minerva
2 2 (10.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (10.00%) Sentinel
3 1 (5.00%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (5.00%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Front Office
3 6 (30.00%) Back Office
4 4 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (5.00%) Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Business Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) SimCorp Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Fidessa Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Fidessa Support
5 2 (10.00%) Fidessa Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SimCorp Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst - Instrument Data
6 1 (5.00%) Middle Office Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SimCorp Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) WCF
1 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Fixed Income
2 10 (50.00%) Equities
3 5 (25.00%) Derivative
4 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.00%) PMI
5 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Asset Management
1 13 (65.00%) Investment Management
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (10.00%) BPR
4 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (10.00%) Fund Management
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) MVVM
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) BISAM
4 1 (5.00%) Charles River
4 1 (5.00%) SunGard