The first table below looks at the demand for Aligne skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aligne over the 3 months to 28 July 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 England 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Aligne
Rank 555 539 572
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +33
Contract jobs citing Aligne 2 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.024% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.044% 0.27% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £838 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4499 4082 4613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.11% 8.76% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2400 2189 2375
Average daily rate £428 £426 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% -5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 52
Average hourly rate £31.50 £21.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.23% -42.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £50.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
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Aligne
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Aligne Jobs Demand Trend in England

Aligne
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Aligne Daily Rate Trend in England

Aligne
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Aligne Hourly Rate Trend in England

Aligne
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aligne within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 2 £625 -10.71% 1
Aligne
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Aligne
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 15 (93.75%) Endur
2 14 (87.50%) ETRM
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) ZaiNet
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) VB
5 6 (37.50%) OpenLink
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 5 (31.25%) EMIR
6 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
6 5 (31.25%) SunGard
7 4 (25.00%) ActionScript
7 4 (25.00%) FTP
7 4 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 3 (18.75%) Triple Point
8 3 (18.75%) OpenLink RightAngle
8 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
8 3 (18.75%) MiFID

Aligne
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (12.50%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Endur
2 11 (68.75%) ZaiNet
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (18.75%) OpenLink RightAngle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) German Language
2 2 (12.50%) Italian Language
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Change Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ETRM
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
1 6 (37.50%) VB
2 4 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 4 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) EMIR
2 3 (18.75%) MiFID
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) OpenLink
2 5 (31.25%) SunGard
3 3 (18.75%) Murex
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Brady
3 3 (18.75%) Triple Point
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft