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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Summit
Rank 506 505 499
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Summit 73 55 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.61% 1.32% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 63
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£481 £458 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £316 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £12.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +41.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £12.32
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +39.78%
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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
4534 4176 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.64% 8.67% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2612 2320 2585
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 74 77
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.16% -41.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.90 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -43.49%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +16 31 £550 +10.00% 8
South West -21 25 £395 -10.22%
South East -8 4 £201 -23.33% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £748 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
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Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 57 (52.78%) ISO 9001
1 57 (52.78%) ISO 14001
2 37 (34.26%) Security Cleared
3 32 (29.63%) SC Cleared
4 22 (20.37%) SQL
5 18 (16.67%) Banking
6 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (14.81%) Degree
8 14 (12.96%) Investment Banking
8 14 (12.96%) Finance
8 14 (12.96%) HTML
9 13 (12.04%) CSS
9 13 (12.04%) Risk Management
9 13 (12.04%) Front Office
10 12 (11.11%) Murex
11 11 (10.19%) Windows
11 11 (10.19%) Information Security
11 11 (10.19%) Computer Science
11 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (9.26%) HTML5
12 10 (9.26%) CSS3
12 10 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (9.26%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
12 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
13 9 (8.33%) Project Management
13 9 (8.33%) Network Planning
13 9 (8.33%) Information Assurance
14 8 (7.41%) Derivative

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (1.85%) Alfresco
1 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (1.85%) Drupal
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Project
1 4 (3.70%) MS Office
1 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Wireless
2 7 (6.48%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (6.48%) VoLTE
3 6 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (1.85%) MPLS
4 2 (1.85%) WAN
4 2 (1.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.93%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) DNS
5 1 (0.93%) SAN
5 1 (0.93%) Firewall
5 1 (0.93%) OSPF
5 1 (0.93%) BGP
5 1 (0.93%) LTE
5 1 (0.93%) 4G
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.85%) MySQL
4 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.93%) MS Access
5 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) QlikView
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (1.85%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.93%) Hudson
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (16.67%) Banking
2 14 (12.96%) Investment Banking
2 14 (12.96%) Finance
3 13 (12.04%) Front Office
4 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Analyst
2 18 (16.67%) Developer
3 14 (12.96%) Consultant
4 9 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (6.48%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Test Manager
7 6 (5.56%) Architect
8 5 (4.63%) Administrator
9 4 (3.70%) Solutions Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Solutions Consultant
9 4 (3.70%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) QA Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.78%) DBA
10 3 (2.78%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) HTML
2 13 (12.04%) CSS
3 10 (9.26%) HTML5
3 10 (9.26%) CSS3
4 7 (6.48%) XML
5 6 (5.56%) FpML
6 4 (3.70%) REST
6 4 (3.70%) .NET
7 3 (2.78%) JSP
7 3 (2.78%) Dojo
7 3 (2.78%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.85%) jQuery
8 2 (1.85%) Web Services
9 1 (0.93%) Ajax
9 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.93%) WCF
9 1 (0.93%) LINQ
9 1 (0.93%) Django
9 1 (0.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Computer Science
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) Derivative
3 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.63%) CESG
4 4 (3.70%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.70%) Market Risk
4 4 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (2.78%) RIA
5 3 (2.78%) Statistics
5 3 (2.78%) Open Source
5 3 (2.78%) RMADS
5 3 (2.78%) User Experience
6 2 (1.85%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) PMI
7 1 (0.93%) Handset
7 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Windows
2 6 (5.56%) Linux
3 4 (3.70%) UNIX
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.04%) Risk Management
3 11 (10.19%) Information Security
4 10 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (9.26%) Business Analysis
5 9 (8.33%) Project Management
5 9 (8.33%) Network Planning
5 9 (8.33%) Information Assurance
6 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.48%) Automated Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Test Management
8 6 (5.56%) Analytics
8 6 (5.56%) Change Management
9 5 (4.63%) Workflow
9 5 (4.63%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (4.63%) Migration
9 5 (4.63%) Business Transformation
10 4 (3.70%) Security Architecture
10 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.70%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.41%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) VB
5 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.85%) Ruby
5 2 (1.85%) C#
5 2 (1.85%) Perl
5 2 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) ABAP
6 1 (0.93%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (34.26%) Security Cleared
2 32 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.81%) Degree
4 7 (6.48%) ISEB
5 6 (5.56%) CISSP
6 5 (4.63%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.70%) SSCP
8 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.93%) CCNP
10 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (52.78%) ISO 9001
1 57 (52.78%) ISO 14001
2 10 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (6.48%) QA
4 3 (2.78%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.93%) SLA
5 1 (0.93%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.85%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Murex
2 8 (7.41%) Oracle
3 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.56%) Cisco
5 4 (3.70%) HP
6 3 (2.78%) SAP
6 3 (2.78%) Sybase
6 3 (2.78%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.78%) VMware
6 3 (2.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (1.85%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.85%) Informatica
7 2 (1.85%) Juniper
7 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.85%) Cognos
8 1 (0.93%) Calypso
8 1 (0.93%) Misys
8 1 (0.93%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.93%) BT
8 1 (0.93%) Remedy
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