The table below looks at the statistics for Summit 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 Summit over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Misys FusionCapital Summit
Rank 601 580 577
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing Summit 26 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.036% 0.034%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.65% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 12
Average daily rate £600 £600 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £550 £529
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £743 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 - £563
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Summit
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3975 4127 4465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.76% 8.14% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2479 2372 2611
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 47
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.70 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.07 £61.34 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

Summit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Summit Jobs Demand Trend in England

Summit
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Summit Daily Rate Trend in England

Summit
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Summit across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Summit Daily Rate Histogram in England

Summit
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Summit Hourly Rate Trend in England

Summit
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 Summit within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 22 £675 +12.50% 8
Yorkshire - 2 £331 -
North West - 1 £450 - 1
South East - 1 £520 -
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UK

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Summit 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 Summit.

1 44 (77.19%) Murex
2 43 (75.44%) Calypso
3 28 (49.12%) Banking
4 25 (43.86%) Investment Banking
5 21 (36.84%) Derivative
6 18 (31.58%) MiFID
6 18 (31.58%) EMIR
7 15 (26.32%) Finance
8 14 (24.56%) Back Office
8 14 (24.56%) Market Risk
9 13 (22.81%) Hedge funds
9 13 (22.81%) Algorithmic Trading
9 13 (22.81%) Migration
9 13 (22.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (22.81%) AIFMD
10 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (17.54%) Front Office
12 8 (14.04%) Java
12 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (14.04%) Retail
13 7 (12.28%) Programme Management
13 7 (12.28%) XML
13 7 (12.28%) SLA
13 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
13 7 (12.28%) Change Management
14 6 (10.53%) JMS
14 6 (10.53%) Project Management
14 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
14 6 (10.53%) Release Management
14 6 (10.53%) Data Migration

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Summit 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 Summit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Heroku
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) MS Access
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.75%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) QlikView
3 1 (1.75%) Redis
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 28 (49.12%) Banking
2 25 (43.86%) Investment Banking
3 15 (26.32%) Finance
4 14 (24.56%) Back Office
5 10 (17.54%) Front Office
6 8 (14.04%) Retail
7 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.75%) Legal
8 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
2 23 (40.35%) Business Analyst
3 19 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 16 (28.07%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 15 (26.32%) Banking Analyst
6 14 (24.56%) Report Analyst
7 13 (22.81%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 13 (22.81%) Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
8 9 (15.79%) Investment Banking Project Manager
9 5 (8.77%) Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Murex Project Manager
10 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Project Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) Business Manager
11 3 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
11 3 (5.26%) Derivatives Project Manager
12 2 (3.51%) Data Business Analyst
12 2 (3.51%) Electronic Trading Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) XML
2 6 (10.53%) JMS
3 1 (1.75%) FpML
3 1 (1.75%) Murex MxML
3 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Derivative
2 14 (24.56%) Market Risk
3 13 (22.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (22.81%) Hedge funds
4 5 (8.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (7.02%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Swaptions
6 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Algorithmic Trading
1 13 (22.81%) Migration
2 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (12.28%) Change Management
4 7 (12.28%) Programme Management
4 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) Release Management
6 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.02%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.26%) SDLC
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
2 5 (8.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Go
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) EMIR
1 18 (31.58%) MiFID
2 13 (22.81%) AIFMD
3 7 (12.28%) SLA
4 4 (7.02%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.75%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 44 (77.19%) Murex
2 43 (75.44%) Calypso
3 4 (7.02%) Fidessa
4 3 (5.26%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) Misys
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Reuters
5 1 (1.75%) SunGard
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
North West England
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