Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 829 864 856
Rank change year-on-year +35 -8 -21
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 20 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 9
England median daily rate £700 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +17.65% -22.73%
10th Percentile £529 £405 £267
90th Percentile £790 £608 £505
UK median daily rate £700 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +40.00% +17.65% -22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7506 8057 8484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.98% 8.34% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4529 4909 4913
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 91 118
England median hourly rate £27.25 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.23 £11.78
90th Percentile £65.28 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%

Sentinel
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sentinel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sentinel in England

Sentinel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sentinel in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sentinel in England

Sentinel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sentinel in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sentinel in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sentinel in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sentinel within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 13 £700 +40.00%
South West +17 7 £700 +64.71%
Sentinel
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for Sentinel.

1 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (35.00%) CESG
2 7 (35.00%) CESG CLAS
2 7 (35.00%) MiFID
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (35.00%) Information Assurance
2 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CLAS
2 7 (35.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (30.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 6 (30.00%) IISP
3 6 (30.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) thinkFolio
4 5 (25.00%) Fidessa
4 5 (25.00%) Charles River
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Minerva
6 3 (15.00%) Banking
6 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg AIM
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
8 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (5.00%) Firewall
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management

Sentinel
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (25.00%) thinkFolio
2 4 (20.00%) Minerva
3 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (5.00%) ION MarketView
4 1 (5.00%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) CLAS Security Advisor
1 7 (35.00%) Security Advisor
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) CESG
1 7 (35.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (35.00%) Information Assurance
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) Information Security
4 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.00%) OpenUP
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) Korn
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
1 7 (35.00%) CLAS
2 6 (30.00%) IISP
2 6 (30.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (35.00%) MiFID
2 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) NFS
1 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Charles River
1 5 (25.00%) Fidessa
2 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Murex
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) Sun
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas
3 1 (5.00%) VMware