Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 619 597 596
Rank change year-on-year -22 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Minerva 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.024% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.23% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
London median daily rate £506 £463 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.46% +8.19% -
10th Percentile £404 £416 £413
90th Percentile £613 £488 £499
England median daily rate £506 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +9.46% +8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Minerva 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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,417 3,277 3,403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.35% 7.79% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,253 2,227 2,046
London median daily rate £500 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -4.26%
10th Percentile £313 £314 £289
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 29
London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.56% -30.77% +6.44%
10th Percentile £17.88 £5.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £35.43 £161.25 £100.00
England median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% -25.00% +11.82%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Minerva in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 January 2018. 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 -20 1 - -
Minerva
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 7 (87.50%) Fidessa
1 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 5 (62.50%) MiFID
2 5 (62.50%) Sentinel
3 3 (37.50%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (12.50%) thinkFolio
5 1 (12.50%) LatentZero
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (12.50%) LongView
5 1 (12.50%) Charles River

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 (62.50%) Sentinel
2 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (12.50%) LatentZero
2 1 (12.50%) LongView
2 1 (12.50%) thinkFolio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Front Office
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Tester
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Fidessa Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Fidessa Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Front Office Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Fidessa
2 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
2 1 (12.50%) Charles River