The first table below looks at the demand for Aligne skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aligne over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Aligne
Rank 208 194 220
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Contract jobs citing Aligne 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.048% 0.049%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.52% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
487 573 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.55% 9.19% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 402 365
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Aligne
London

Aligne
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aligne across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Aligne Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Aligne
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aligne across the City of London region.

Aligne Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Aligne
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aligne across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Aligne Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Aligne
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aligne across the City of London region.

Aligne Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Aligne
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Aligne also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Aligne.

1 5 (100.00%) ETRM
2 4 (80.00%) Endur
3 3 (60.00%) SunGard
3 3 (60.00%) ZaiNet
4 2 (40.00%) OpenLink
4 2 (40.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) FTP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) EMIR
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management

Aligne
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Aligne also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Aligne. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Endur
2 3 (60.00%) ZaiNet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ETRM
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) EMIR
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SunGard
2 2 (40.00%) OpenLink
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft