The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SunGard products and/or services 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 SunGard over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SunGard Data Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 183 183 178
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing SunGard 16 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.27% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.61% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £565 £443
% change year-on-year
-38.05% +27.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2369 2641 2882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.78% 44.27% 45.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1755 1858 2030
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 44 102
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £27.50 £104.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

SunGard
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SunGard Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SunGard
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 SunGard across the City of London region.

SunGard Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SunGard
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SunGard across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SunGard Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SunGard
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 SunGard across the City of London region.

SunGard Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SunGard 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 SunGard.

1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) SunGard GMI
3 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) Derivative
5 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
5 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) iSeries
6 4 (16.67%) RPG IV
6 4 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) RPG
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 4 (16.67%) Replication
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.50%) IntelliMatch
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Basel III
8 2 (8.33%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.33%) SunGard Martini
8 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
8 2 (8.33%) Use Case
8 2 (8.33%) QA
8 2 (8.33%) Stress Testing
8 2 (8.33%) VBA
8 2 (8.33%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SunGard 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 SunGard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (54.17%) SunGard GMI
2 3 (12.50%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (8.33%) Global One
3 2 (8.33%) Adaptiv
3 2 (8.33%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Front Office
5 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Test Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IntelliMatch Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Derivative
2 4 (16.67%) iSeries
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) SDLC
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (8.33%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Use Case
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
4 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) RPG
3 4 (16.67%) RPG IV
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) VBA
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
1 2 (8.33%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Calypso
2 2 (8.33%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (4.17%) Sun
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