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 22 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Summit
Rank 520 499 492
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs citing Summit 63 58 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.38% 1.39% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 69
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £325 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £700 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £355 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +29.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 -
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
Summit
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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
4568 4159 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.96% 8.55% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2480 2305 2402
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 58
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.60 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.16% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -14.15%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
South West -28 27 £398 +11.97%
London +3 22 £529 +0.71% 11
South East 0 2 £200 - 4
East Midlands - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Summit
UK

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 53 (54.64%) ISO 9001
1 53 (54.64%) ISO 14001
2 33 (34.02%) Security Cleared
3 28 (28.87%) SC Cleared
4 22 (22.68%) SQL
5 16 (16.49%) Degree
6 15 (15.46%) Finance
6 15 (15.46%) Risk Management
7 14 (14.43%) Front Office
8 13 (13.40%) Murex
8 13 (13.40%) Banking
9 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
9 11 (11.34%) HTML
10 10 (10.31%) CSS
10 10 (10.31%) Project Management
10 10 (10.31%) Information Security
10 10 (10.31%) Investment Banking
10 10 (10.31%) Business Analysis
11 9 (9.28%) Network Planning
11 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
11 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2
11 9 (9.28%) HTML5
11 9 (9.28%) CSS3
11 9 (9.28%) Analytics
12 8 (8.25%) Java
12 8 (8.25%) JavaScript
12 8 (8.25%) Workflow
13 7 (7.22%) Wireless
13 7 (7.22%) Windows

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (2.06%) Alfresco
1 2 (2.06%) Drupal
1 2 (2.06%) Apache Solr
1 2 (2.06%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.03%) Apache
2 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Project
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Wireless
1 7 (7.22%) VoLTE
1 7 (7.22%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (6.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) 4G
3 1 (1.03%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.03%) HTTP
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) Data Mart
2 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.06%) MySQL
2 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.03%) QlikView
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.06%) Subversion
2 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.06%) JIRA
2 2 (2.06%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.03%) Hudson
3 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 14 (14.43%) Front Office
3 13 (13.40%) Banking
4 10 (10.31%) Investment Banking
5 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.09%) Back Office
7 2 (2.06%) Legal
7 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.06%) Publishing
7 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.03%) French Language
8 1 (1.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (20.62%) Analyst
2 19 (19.59%) Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Consultant
4 9 (9.28%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (5.15%) Test Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Architect
5 5 (5.15%) Administrator
5 5 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.12%) Change Manager
6 4 (4.12%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (4.12%) Solutions Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) Change Project Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Flex Developer
7 3 (3.09%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.09%) DBA
7 3 (3.09%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.34%) HTML
2 10 (10.31%) CSS
3 9 (9.28%) HTML5
3 9 (9.28%) CSS3
4 4 (4.12%) XML
4 4 (4.12%) REST
5 3 (3.09%) JSP
5 3 (3.09%) .NET
5 3 (3.09%) Dojo
5 3 (3.09%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.06%) Murex Flex
6 2 (2.06%) Web Services
6 2 (2.06%) XSLT
6 2 (2.06%) Murex MxML
7 1 (1.03%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (7.22%) Derivative
3 6 (6.19%) Credit Risk
4 5 (5.15%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.15%) CESG
5 4 (4.12%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (4.12%) Market Risk
5 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.09%) Open Source
6 3 (3.09%) RIA
6 3 (3.09%) RMADS
7 2 (2.06%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.06%) Energy Derivatives
7 2 (2.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.03%) PMI
8 1 (1.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.03%) Robotics
8 1 (1.03%) Swaptions
8 1 (1.03%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) UNIX
3 5 (5.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.46%) Risk Management
2 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.31%) Project Management
3 10 (10.31%) Information Security
3 10 (10.31%) Business Analysis
4 9 (9.28%) Network Planning
4 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.28%) Analytics
5 8 (8.25%) Workflow
6 7 (7.22%) Test Management
7 6 (6.19%) Information Assurance
7 6 (6.19%) Migration
8 5 (5.15%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.15%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.12%) Scrum
9 4 (4.12%) Change Management
10 3 (3.09%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.09%) Security Architecture
10 3 (3.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.68%) SQL
2 8 (8.25%) Java
2 8 (8.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.15%) C++
4 4 (4.12%) VB
4 4 (4.12%) C#
5 2 (2.06%) Ruby
5 2 (2.06%) VBA
5 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.03%) ABAP
6 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (34.02%) Security Cleared
2 28 (28.87%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.49%) Degree
4 5 (5.15%) ISEB
4 5 (5.15%) CISSP
5 4 (4.12%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.09%) SSCP
6 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.03%) PMP
8 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (54.64%) ISO 9001
1 53 (54.64%) ISO 14001
2 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.12%) QA
4 3 (3.09%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.03%) P3O
5 1 (1.03%) EMIR
5 1 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) OpenAM
1 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Murex
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) Calypso
4 4 (4.12%) Cisco
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (3.09%) Sybase
5 3 (3.09%) Sophis
6 2 (2.06%) Juniper
6 2 (2.06%) HP
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 2 (2.06%) VMware
7 1 (1.03%) ZTE
7 1 (1.03%) Cognos
7 1 (1.03%) Misys
7 1 (1.03%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.03%) Informatica
7 1 (1.03%) Motorola
7 1 (1.03%) Remedy
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
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