The first table below looks at the demand for Global One 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 Global One over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Global One
Rank 541 508 564
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +56
Contract jobs citing Global One 16 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.37% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
Average daily rate £625 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £560 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4305 3779 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.38% 8.75% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2544 2049 2548
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 72 68
Average hourly rate £27.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +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 £75.75 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Global One
UK

Global One
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Global One Jobs Demand Trend in England

Global One
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Global One Daily Rate Trend in England

Global One
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Global One Hourly Rate Trend in England

Global One
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 Global One within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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 -32 16 £625 +13.63%
Global One
UK

Global One
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Global One 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 Global One.

1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) UNIX
4 12 (60.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Perl
4 12 (60.00%) Equities
4 12 (60.00%) Banking
5 8 (40.00%) SunGard
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) Sybase
7 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
8 5 (25.00%) JIRA
8 5 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (20.00%) Sophis
9 4 (20.00%) SWIFT
10 3 (15.00%) Wall Street Systems
10 3 (15.00%) Database Security
10 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.00%) Veritas
10 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
10 3 (15.00%) Control-M
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) Solaris
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
11 2 (10.00%) Front Office
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (10.00%) BMC

Global One
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Global One 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 Global One. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Loanet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) Log4j
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Front Office
5 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Perl Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) XMLBeans
2 1 (5.00%) JSTL
2 1 (5.00%) GWT
2 1 (5.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) JDBC
2 1 (5.00%) JSP
2 1 (5.00%) Servlets
2 1 (5.00%) JMS
2 1 (5.00%) JAXB
2 1 (5.00%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Equities
2 4 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.00%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Database Security
2 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Control-M
2 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
1 8 (40.00%) SunGard
2 7 (35.00%) Sybase
3 4 (20.00%) Sophis
4 3 (15.00%) Wall Street Systems
4 3 (15.00%) Veritas
5 2 (10.00%) BMC
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) JBoss
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Murex
6 1 (5.00%) Calypso
6 1 (5.00%) Sencha