Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Sentinel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sentinel over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Sentinel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 237 268
Rank change year-on-year -7 +31 +32
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% 0.060% 0.044%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.71% 0.86% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
City of London median daily rate £700 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.71% -12.82% -7.14%
10th Percentile £570 £413 £466
90th Percentile £795 £438 £499
Central London median daily rate £700 £425 £488
% change year-on-year +64.71% -12.82% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Sentinel is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 563 463 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.89% 6.91% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 316 453
City of London median daily rate £501 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.22% -2.70% -2.63%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £275
90th Percentile £725 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
City of London median hourly rate £31.20 £24.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.06% -1.00% -10.43%
10th Percentile £23.16 £18.43 £21.65
90th Percentile £40.84 £32.08 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% -1.00% -18.13%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sentinel in the City of London

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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 Sentinel in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sentinel in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sentinel in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sentinel in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sentinel in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (75.00%) Charles River
1 3 (75.00%) thinkFolio
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg AIM
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) LatentZero
3 1 (25.00%) Murex
3 1 (25.00%) Fidessa
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) MiFID
3 1 (25.00%) ION MarketView

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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 (75.00%) Bloomberg AIM
1 3 (75.00%) thinkFolio
2 1 (25.00%) ION MarketView
2 1 (25.00%) LatentZero
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Compliance Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (75.00%) Charles River
2 1 (25.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (25.00%) Murex