Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SimCorp products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SimCorp over the 6 months to 18 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SimCorp.

SimCorp
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 785 836 840
Rank change year-on-year +51 +4 -18
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 46 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.038% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.084% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 14
England median daily rate £550 £475 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -24.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £354 £375 £483
90th Percentile £715 £681 £663
UK median daily rate £550 £475 £625
% change year-on-year +15.79% -24.00% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

SimCorp is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

SimCorp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SimCorp in England

SimCorp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SimCorp in England

SimCorp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SimCorp in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SimCorp in England

SimCorp
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 18 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 46 £550 +15.79% 5
SimCorp
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SimCorp 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.

1 39 (84.78%) SimCorp Dimension
2 26 (56.52%) Asset Management
3 25 (54.35%) Charles River
4 21 (45.65%) Investment Management
5 17 (36.96%) Fixed Income
6 16 (34.78%) SQL
7 15 (32.61%) Front Office
8 14 (30.43%) Finance
8 14 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (28.26%) Markit EDM
10 12 (26.09%) Data Governance
10 12 (26.09%) Hedge funds
10 12 (26.09%) Equities
10 12 (26.09%) Data Management
11 11 (23.91%) C#
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.91%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (23.91%) MVVM
11 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (23.91%) WCF
11 11 (23.91%) WPF
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
12 7 (15.22%) Fund Management
13 4 (8.70%) Change Management
13 4 (8.70%) VBA
14 3 (6.52%) QA
14 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis

SimCorp
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 (23.91%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (84.78%) SimCorp Dimension
2 13 (28.26%) Markit EDM
3 3 (6.52%) Global One
4 2 (4.35%) thinkFolio
5 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (2.17%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) MSTest
General
1 15 (32.61%) Front Office
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
4 2 (4.35%) French Language
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Data Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) C# Developer
4 11 (23.91%) C# WCF Developer
4 11 (23.91%) C# WPF Developer
4 11 (23.91%) WCF Developer
4 11 (23.91%) WPF Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Asset Management Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) SimCorp Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) SimCorp Developer
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.52%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) SimCorp Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
1 11 (23.91%) WCF
1 11 (23.91%) WPF
2 1 (2.17%) COM
2 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Fixed Income
2 12 (26.09%) Equities
2 12 (26.09%) Hedge funds
3 3 (6.52%) Derivative
3 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Asset Management
2 21 (45.65%) Investment Management
3 12 (26.09%) Data Governance
3 12 (26.09%) Data Management
4 11 (23.91%) MVVM
5 7 (15.22%) Fund Management
6 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.35%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (4.35%) Information Security
9 1 (2.17%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (2.17%) Internal Audit
9 1 (2.17%) IT Strategy
9 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.17%) Migration
9 1 (2.17%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) C#
2 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) VBA
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) CFA
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) AIFMD
2 1 (2.17%) EMIR
2 1 (2.17%) MiFID
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Charles River
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Serena
3 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.17%) GoldenSource