Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SimCorp Dimension skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SimCorp Dimension over the 6 months to 21 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.

SimCorp Dimension
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 849 844
Rank change year-on-year +33 -5 -10
Contract jobs citing SimCorp Dimension 39 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.52% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 10
England median daily rate £525 £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -20.83% +14.29%
10th Percentile £353 £425 £475
90th Percentile £575 £573 £638
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £600
% change year-on-year +10.53% -20.83% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

SimCorp Dimension 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 7571 8111 8426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.98% 8.34% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4571 4942 4874
England median daily rate £475 £445 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.30% -
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +7.95% +0.57% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 92 117
England median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +12.73% +3.62%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.23 £11.70
90th Percentile £64.67 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -4.84% +6.90% +3.57%

SimCorp Dimension
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SimCorp Dimension in England

SimCorp Dimension
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SimCorp Dimension in England

SimCorp Dimension
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SimCorp Dimension in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SimCorp Dimension in England

SimCorp Dimension
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 SimCorp Dimension within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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 -2 39 £525 +10.53% 1
SimCorp Dimension
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for SimCorp Dimension.

1 39 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 23 (58.97%) Charles River
3 22 (56.41%) Asset Management
4 21 (53.85%) Investment Management
5 17 (43.59%) Fixed Income
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
6 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (33.33%) Markit EDM
8 12 (30.77%) Data Management
8 12 (30.77%) Hedge funds
8 12 (30.77%) Data Governance
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (28.21%) MVVM
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
9 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (28.21%) WCF
9 11 (28.21%) WPF
9 11 (28.21%) C#
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
9 11 (28.21%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (28.21%) Front Office
10 10 (25.64%) Finance
11 9 (23.08%) Equities
12 7 (17.95%) Fund Management
13 4 (10.26%) Change Management
14 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
14 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
14 3 (7.69%) QA

SimCorp Dimension
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) MSTest
General
1 11 (28.21%) Front Office
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) French Language
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Analyst
2 14 (35.90%) Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Data Analyst
4 11 (28.21%) C# Developer
4 11 (28.21%) C# WCF Developer
4 11 (28.21%) C# WPF Developer
4 11 (28.21%) WCF Developer
4 11 (28.21%) WPF Developer
5 6 (15.38%) SimCorp Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Asset Management Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Functional Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) SimCorp Support
8 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) SimCorp Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Front Office Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
1 11 (28.21%) WCF
1 11 (28.21%) WPF
2 1 (2.56%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Fixed Income
2 12 (30.77%) Hedge funds
3 9 (23.08%) Equities
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Asset Management
2 21 (53.85%) Investment Management
3 12 (30.77%) Data Governance
3 12 (30.77%) Data Management
4 11 (28.21%) MVVM
5 7 (17.95%) Fund Management
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.13%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
9 1 (2.56%) Internal Audit
9 1 (2.56%) IT Strategy
9 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CFA
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) AIFMD
2 1 (2.56%) EMIR
2 1 (2.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 23 (58.97%) Charles River
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Serena
4 1 (2.56%) GoldenSource