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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SimCorp Dimension
Rank 633 649 631
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 6 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 10
Median daily rate £450 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +19.04%
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
4437 4792 5473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.32% 8.22% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2683 2905
Median daily rate £450 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £281 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 68 81
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.64 £30.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.35% -28.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.04 £51.44 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £18.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+97.26% -42.06%

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 28 August 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 0 6 £450 -28.00% 1
London -5 6 £450 -28.00% 1

SimCorp Dimension
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 14 (77.78%) Asset Management
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (33.33%) VLDB
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (22.22%) Equities
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) Charles River
6 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) MVVM
6 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds

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 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (5.56%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (33.33%) VLDB
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DBA
1 6 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Integration Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Business Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SimCorp Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SimCorp Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 4 (22.22%) WCF
1 4 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Fixed Income
2 4 (22.22%) Equities
2 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.11%) Derivative
3 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Asset Management
2 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (22.22%) MVVM
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Systematic Trading
6 1 (5.56%) BPR
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Charles River
4 1 (5.56%) BISAM
4 1 (5.56%) SunGard