The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Minerva skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Minerva over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fidessa LatentZero Minerva
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 162 -
Contract jobs citing Minerva 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.030% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £440 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Minerva is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 267 232 541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 8.17% 6.94% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 200 484
Median daily rate £500 £454 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.07% -9.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.40 £21.38 £34.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% -37.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  

Minerva
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Minerva as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Minerva in the City of London

Minerva
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Minerva in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Minerva in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Minerva also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Minerva.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) SimCorp
1 3 (100.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (66.67%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Fidessa
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Equities

Minerva
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FIX Connectivity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) FIX Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) SimCorp Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SimCorp Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 2 (66.67%) Fidessa