Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Minerva skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Minerva over the 6 months to 24 July 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 Minerva
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 607 599
Rank change year-on-year +25 -8 -18
Contract jobs citing Minerva 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.16% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
London median daily rate £368 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.18% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £355 £457 £510
90th Percentile £399 £665 £725
England median daily rate £368 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -33.18% +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Minerva is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3175 3363 4068
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.58% 7.39% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2029 2180 2581
London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £430 £440
% change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 15 30
London median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £21.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.14% -8.94%
10th Percentile £14.38 £16.13 £13.50
90th Percentile £69.13 £77.20 £81.75
England median hourly rate £29.69 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.19% +15.56% -28.57%

Minerva
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Minerva as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Minerva in London

Minerva
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Minerva in London

Minerva
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Minerva within the London region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Central London +11 3 £360 -32.39%
Minerva
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Minerva 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 London region with a requirement for Minerva.

1 5 (100.00%) SimCorp
1 5 (100.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) FIX Connectivity
3 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Derivative
3 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (60.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (60.00%) Equities
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Fidessa
4 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Front Office
5 1 (20.00%) LatentZero
5 1 (20.00%) French Language
5 1 (20.00%) Fund Management

Minerva
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (100.00%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (20.00%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) FIX Connectivity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) FIX Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) FIX Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SimCorp Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) SimCorp Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Derivative
1 3 (60.00%) Equities
1 3 (60.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SimCorp
2 2 (40.00%) Fidessa