Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 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.

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

SimCorp
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 580 593
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 +1
Contract jobs citing SimCorp 46 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.099% 0.081% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 14
London median daily rate £550 £475 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -24.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £354 £374 £483
90th Percentile £715 £683 £663
England median daily rate £550 £475 £625
% change year-on-year +15.79% -24.00% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18903 19075 19674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.51% 42.79% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12849 12712 13039
London median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% +1.41%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 280 404
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.73
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

SimCorp
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SimCorp in London

SimCorp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SimCorp in London

SimCorp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SimCorp in London

SimCorp
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 SimCorp 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 22 £360 -4.00%
SimCorp
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London 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 22 (47.83%) Investment Management
5 17 (36.96%) SQL
5 17 (36.96%) Fixed Income
6 16 (34.78%) Front Office
7 14 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (28.26%) Markit EDM
8 13 (28.26%) Finance
9 12 (26.09%) Equities
9 12 (26.09%) Data Management
9 12 (26.09%) Data Governance
9 12 (26.09%) Hedge funds
10 11 (23.91%) MVVM
10 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (23.91%) WCF
10 11 (23.91%) WPF
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
10 11 (23.91%) C#
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.91%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (15.22%) Fund Management
12 4 (8.70%) Change Management
12 4 (8.70%) VBA
13 3 (6.52%) Derivative
13 3 (6.52%) Global One

SimCorp
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:

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 16 (34.78%) Front Office
2 13 (28.26%) 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 27 (58.70%) Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) 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 6 (13.04%) SimCorp Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Asset Management Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Functional Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) SimCorp Support
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) SimCorp Developer
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 22 (47.83%) 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
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.35%) Fund Accounting
8 2 (4.35%) Information Security
8 2 (4.35%) Scrum
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 17 (36.96%) 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