The first table below looks at the demand for Global One 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 Global One over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Global One
Rank 195 198 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing Global One 9 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.11% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.89% 1.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £600 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
477 594 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.66% 9.46% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 418 373
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 £305 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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 £27.80 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +89.00%
Global One
London

Global One
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Global One Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Global One
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 Global One across the City of London region.

Global One Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Global One
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 Global One across the City of London region.

Global One Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Global One
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Global One 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 Global One.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) SunGard
4 6 (66.67%) Equities
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Sybase
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Front Office
7 1 (11.11%) Calypso

Global One
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Global One 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 Global One. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Perl Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SunGard
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Calypso