Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HiPortfolio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HiPortfolio over the 6 months to 25 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.

SS&C HiPortfolio
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 887 881
Rank change year-on-year +50 -6 -16
Contract jobs citing HiPortfolio 3 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.021% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.039% 0.27% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 7
UK median daily rate £450 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -4.35% +12.20%
10th Percentile £415 £450 £523
90th Percentile £605 £600 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

HiPortfolio 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7659 8657 9492
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.05% 7.88% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4414 5121 5236
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £640 £600 £621
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 99 90
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £26.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +13.10% -15.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.45 £13.43
90th Percentile £62.00 £75.06 £65.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £25.61
% change year-on-year +4.62% +26.90% -21.20%

HiPortfolio
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HiPortfolio 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 HiPortfolio.

Contractor daily rate trend for HiPortfolio in the UK

HiPortfolio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HiPortfolio over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HiPortfolio in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HiPortfolio in the UK

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Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HiPortfolio within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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
England +57 3 £450 -10.00%
London +7 3 £450 -14.29%

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HiPortfolio 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 HiPortfolio.

1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management

HiPortfolio
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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA