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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Aligne
Rank 553 519 540
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Contract jobs citing Aligne 13 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.023% 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.30% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 9
Average daily rate £413 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £450 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4372 3840 4886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.35% 8.74% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2571 2084 2533
Average daily rate £425 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 73 67
Average hourly rate £26.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.21% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £75.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Aligne
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aligne across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Aligne Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -34 13 £413 +17.85%
East of England - - - -
Aligne
UK

Aligne
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 18 (60.00%) ETRM
2 18 (60.00%) Endur
3 16 (53.33%) SunGard
4 14 (46.67%) ZaiNet
5 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 11 (36.67%) ITIL
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) Project Management
7 10 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (33.33%) PRINCE
7 10 (33.33%) Supplier Management
7 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
8 9 (30.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 9 (30.00%) Business Continuity
8 9 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (30.00%) VB
8 9 (30.00%) ActionScript
8 9 (30.00%) .NET
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle
8 9 (30.00%) C#
8 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
8 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 9 (30.00%) XML
8 9 (30.00%) FTP
9 6 (20.00%) MS Office

Aligne
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Endur
2 14 (46.67%) ZaiNet
3 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (6.67%) OpenLink RightAngle
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) German Language
3 3 (10.00%) Italian Language
4 2 (6.67%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Project Manager
3 8 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Change Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) ETRM
2 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (36.67%) ITIL
4 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 10 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 9 (30.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 9 (30.00%) VB
2 9 (30.00%) ActionScript
2 9 (30.00%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) EMIR
2 2 (6.67%) MiFID
3 1 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) SunGard
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) OpenLink
4 3 (10.00%) Triple Point
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) Murex
5 2 (6.67%) Brady