Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Actimize skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Actimize 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.

NICE Actimize
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 838 837
Rank change year-on-year -26 -1 -17
Contract jobs citing Actimize 32 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.028% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 25
UK median daily rate £475 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £381 £363
90th Percentile £575 £640 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £471 £556 -
% change year-on-year -15.28% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Actimize is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7,738 8,170 8,532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.71% 8.39% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,669 4,955 4,810
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
10th Percentile £308 £308 £278
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 79 139
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.71% +14.62%
10th Percentile £10.55 £7.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.79 £69.07 £68.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 £33.71
% change year-on-year -12.50% -28.80% +10.07%

Actimize
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Actimize as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Actimize in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Actimize in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Actimize in the UK

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Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actimize within the UK 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
England -2 27 £475 -13.64%
UK excluding London +36 17 £471 -15.28%
London -25 15 £500 -4.76%
South West +8 10 £475 -14.61%
Northern Ireland - 5 - -
North of England - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Actimize also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Actimize.

1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) Banking
4 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle
5 12 (37.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (28.13%) QA
8 8 (25.00%) SWIFT
8 8 (25.00%) SEPA
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (21.88%) Cash Management
9 7 (21.88%) J2EE
10 6 (18.75%) Functional Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
11 5 (15.63%) Big Data
11 5 (15.63%) Pattern Matching
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (15.63%) OO
12 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
12 4 (12.50%) MQSeries
12 4 (12.50%) AIX
12 4 (12.50%) Linux
12 4 (12.50%) MySQL
12 4 (12.50%) JSP
12 4 (12.50%) XML

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
2 5 (15.63%) Big Data
2 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) International Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (15.63%) Compliance Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Compliance Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Fraud Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) J2EE
2 4 (12.50%) Java EE
2 4 (12.50%) JSP
2 4 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Fedwire
3 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) AIX
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Cash Management
4 6 (18.75%) Functional Testing
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Pattern Matching
6 4 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) Fraud Detection
8 2 (6.25%) KYC
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.25%) SOA
9 1 (3.13%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
2 8 (25.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Norkom