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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard
Rank 186 210 191
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs citing SunGard 20 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.23% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 7
Average daily rate
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£600 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £600 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £720 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -
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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
2458 3050 2643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.51% 44.66% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1816 2197 1896
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 75 80
Average hourly rate £17.87 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £30.83 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 19 (59.38%) Finance
1 19 (59.38%) Banking
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 8 (25.00%) IBM
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) SunGard GMI
4 7 (21.88%) Derivative
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) iSeries
6 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 5 (15.63%) IntelliMatch
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.63%) Global One
7 4 (12.50%) Replication
7 4 (12.50%) Back Office
7 4 (12.50%) UNIX
7 4 (12.50%) AIX
7 4 (12.50%) RPG
7 4 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
7 4 (12.50%) RPG IV
7 4 (12.50%) SWIFT
7 4 (12.50%) SunGard Martini
7 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (9.38%) FTP

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) SunGard GMI
2 5 (15.63%) IntelliMatch
2 5 (15.63%) Global One
3 4 (12.50%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (3.13%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 1 (3.13%) SunGard APT
4 1 (3.13%) Adaptiv
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
1 19 (59.38%) Banking
2 12 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Platform Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Derivative
2 6 (18.75%) iSeries
3 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 4 (12.50%) SWIFT
4 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.13%) SecurID
5 1 (3.13%) PMI
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
1 4 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
2 5 (15.63%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.25%) UML
5 2 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.13%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) RPG
3 4 (12.50%) RPG IV
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) APMP
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) IBM
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Calypso
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
5 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat