Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Sentinel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sentinel over the 6 months to 20 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.

Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 619 607 607
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 13 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.028% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.37% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
London median daily rate £700 £500 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +10.50% -17.73%
10th Percentile £518 £431 £265
90th Percentile £810 £621 £513
England median daily rate £700 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +40.00% +17.65% -22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Sentinel 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 3501 3385 3837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.50% 7.59% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2255 2271 2355
London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £319 £313 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 29
London median hourly rate £27.25 £21.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.76% -41.67% +44.00%
10th Percentile £13.88 £5.00 £16.67
90th Percentile £43.68 £150.45 £78.00
England median hourly rate £27.25 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% +2.50%

Sentinel
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sentinel in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sentinel in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sentinel in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sentinel in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sentinel in London

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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 Sentinel within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -7 5 £700 +64.71%
Sentinel
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sentinel 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 Sentinel.

1 9 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 7 (53.85%) MiFID
3 5 (38.46%) thinkFolio
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Management
3 5 (38.46%) Fidessa
3 5 (38.46%) Charles River
4 4 (30.77%) Minerva
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg AIM
6 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) LatentZero
7 1 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) SAN
7 1 (7.69%) Veritas
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Unix
7 1 (7.69%) Solaris
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (7.69%) LDAP

Sentinel
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 (38.46%) thinkFolio
2 4 (30.77%) Minerva
3 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (7.69%) ION MarketView
4 1 (7.69%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Compliance Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Platform Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) Investment Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Korn
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Charles River
1 5 (38.46%) Fidessa
2 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) CyberArk
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Murex
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas
3 1 (7.69%) VMware