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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 181 194 182
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing SunGard 15 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.81% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 7
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£538 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £432 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
2261 2730 2635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.35% 42.99% 43.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1667 1889 1865
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.96 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 16 (50.00%) Banking
2 16 (50.00%) SunGard GMI
3 10 (31.25%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) Derivative
4 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (25.00%) iSeries
5 7 (21.88%) IBM
6 6 (18.75%) RPG
6 6 (18.75%) Replication
6 6 (18.75%) RPG IV
6 6 (18.75%) Change Data Capture
6 6 (18.75%) IntelliMatch
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Global One
8 3 (9.38%) Perl
9 2 (6.25%) C#
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.25%) XML
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Back Office
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
9 2 (6.25%) SunGard Martini
9 2 (6.25%) Adaptiv
9 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
9 2 (6.25%) QA
9 2 (6.25%) Stress Testing

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (50.00%) SunGard GMI
2 6 (18.75%) IntelliMatch
3 3 (9.38%) Global One
4 2 (6.25%) SunGard Martini
4 2 (6.25%) Adaptiv
5 1 (3.13%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 16 (50.00%) Banking
3 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) French Language
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Consultant
3 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Test Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) IntelliMatch Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Platform Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Derivative
2 8 (25.00%) iSeries
3 6 (18.75%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Change Data Capture
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Stress Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.13%) Straight-Through Processing
4 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Release Management
4 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) RPG
2 6 (18.75%) RPG IV
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (3.13%) Sun
3 1 (3.13%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle