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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 607 581
Rank change year-on-year +42 -26  
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 12 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.038% 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.088% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 7
Median daily rate £404 £415 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.65% -38.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £273 £650
10% offered a daily rate of more than £805 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18268 21697 21985
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.77% 43.68% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11388 13383 12701
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 765 944
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.26 £50.00 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

SimCorp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SimCorp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SimCorp in England

SimCorp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 12 £404 -2.65% 2
SimCorp
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 19 (70.37%) Asset Management
2 18 (66.67%) SimCorp Dimension
3 17 (62.96%) Investment Management
4 14 (51.85%) Front Office
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Finance
7 11 (40.74%) Minerva
8 10 (37.04%) Fixed Income
9 9 (33.33%) Equities
10 7 (25.93%) Charles River
10 7 (25.93%) Derivative
11 6 (22.22%) Fidessa
12 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (18.52%) Migration
13 4 (14.81%) FIX Connectivity
13 4 (14.81%) XML
13 4 (14.81%) thinkFolio
14 3 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
14 3 (11.11%) Bloomberg
14 3 (11.11%) Back Office
14 3 (11.11%) Markit EDM
15 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
15 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
15 2 (7.41%) Fund Accounting
15 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
15 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
15 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
15 2 (7.41%) Performance Attribution
15 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
15 2 (7.41%) Global One

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 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 18 (66.67%) SimCorp Dimension
2 11 (40.74%) Minerva
3 4 (14.81%) thinkFolio
4 3 (11.11%) Markit EDM
5 2 (7.41%) Global One
5 2 (7.41%) Sentinel
6 1 (3.70%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (51.85%) Front Office
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Business Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Asset Management Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) SimCorp Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) FIX Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) FIX Business Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) SimCorp Business Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Fidessa Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Fidessa Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Fixed Income
2 9 (33.33%) Equities
3 7 (25.93%) Derivative
4 5 (18.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
5 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Asset Management
2 17 (62.96%) Investment Management
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (7.41%) Fund Management
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Attribution
4 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) MVVM
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Charles River
2 6 (22.22%) Fidessa
3 3 (11.11%) Bloomberg
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
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