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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Summit
Rank 510 495 492
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Summit 74 59 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.66% 1.44% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 59
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£500 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £583 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £455 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.73% +65.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £20.25 £26.11 £12.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.45% +115.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £17.23 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £35.00 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £26.11 £12.32
% change year-on-year
-22.45% +111.90%
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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
4468 4111 4697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.47% 8.66% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2622 2319 2479
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 72 84
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.11% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £20.43 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -37.13%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +7 36 £545 +9.00% 11
South West -23 22 £393 -13.73%
South East -6 4 £201 -23.33% 5
Yorkshire - 1 £748 -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 56 (49.12%) ISO 9001
1 56 (49.12%) ISO 14001
2 35 (30.70%) Security Cleared
3 30 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 25 (21.93%) Banking
5 23 (20.18%) SQL
6 19 (16.67%) Murex
7 17 (14.91%) Investment Banking
7 17 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (13.16%) Front Office
10 14 (12.28%) Finance
10 14 (12.28%) Degree
11 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
12 12 (10.53%) ISEB
12 12 (10.53%) Windows
13 11 (9.65%) HTML
13 11 (9.65%) Project Management
13 11 (9.65%) Information Security
13 11 (9.65%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
14 10 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (8.77%) QA
14 10 (8.77%) Bloomberg
14 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
14 10 (8.77%) Java
14 10 (8.77%) CSS
15 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
15 9 (7.89%) Information Assurance

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (1.75%) Alfresco
1 2 (1.75%) Drupal
1 2 (1.75%) Apache Solr
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Project
1 4 (3.51%) MS Office
1 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) Wireless
2 7 (6.14%) VoLTE
2 7 (6.14%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (2.63%) LAN
3 3 (2.63%) WAN
3 3 (2.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.75%) MPLS
4 2 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.88%) HTTP
5 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.88%) SAN
5 1 (0.88%) OSPF
5 1 (0.88%) BGP
5 1 (0.88%) LTE
5 1 (0.88%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) DB2
5 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.88%) QlikView
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (4.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.51%) JIRA
3 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.88%) Selenium
4 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.88%) Maven
4 1 (0.88%) Hudson
4 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (21.93%) Banking
2 17 (14.91%) Investment Banking
3 15 (13.16%) Front Office
4 14 (12.28%) Finance
5 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (21.05%) Analyst
2 15 (13.16%) Developer
3 14 (12.28%) Consultant
4 9 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.02%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Architect
6 7 (6.14%) Test Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Defect Manager
7 6 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Security Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) QA Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Solutions Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Solutions Consultant
8 4 (3.51%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.51%) Administrator
9 3 (2.63%) Flex Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) HTML
2 10 (8.77%) CSS
3 7 (6.14%) XML
3 7 (6.14%) HTML5
3 7 (6.14%) CSS3
4 6 (5.26%) FpML
5 4 (3.51%) REST
5 4 (3.51%) .NET
6 3 (2.63%) JSP
6 3 (2.63%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.75%) jQuery
7 2 (1.75%) Web Services
8 1 (0.88%) WCF
8 1 (0.88%) LINQ
8 1 (0.88%) Django
8 1 (0.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.88%) JSON
8 1 (0.88%) Ajax
8 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.02%) Derivative
4 6 (5.26%) Market Risk
5 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.39%) CESG
6 4 (3.51%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (3.51%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.63%) Statistics
7 3 (2.63%) RMADS
7 3 (2.63%) Open Source
7 3 (2.63%) User Experience
8 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.75%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.75%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.88%) PMI
9 1 (0.88%) Robotics
9 1 (0.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) Windows
2 6 (5.26%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) UNIX
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.88%) zOS
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
4 11 (9.65%) Project Management
4 11 (9.65%) Information Security
5 10 (8.77%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.89%) Information Assurance
6 9 (7.89%) Network Planning
7 8 (7.02%) Software Testing
7 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.14%) Workflow
8 7 (6.14%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.14%) Test Management
8 7 (6.14%) Automated Testing
9 6 (5.26%) Analytics
9 6 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.26%) Change Management
10 5 (4.39%) Migration
10 5 (4.39%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.18%) SQL
2 10 (8.77%) Java
3 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.51%) VB
5 3 (2.63%) C#
6 2 (1.75%) Ruby
6 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.75%) Perl
6 2 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) ABAP
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Delphi
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (30.70%) Security Cleared
2 30 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.28%) Degree
4 12 (10.53%) ISEB
5 6 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (5.26%) CISSP
6 5 (4.39%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.51%) SSCP
8 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.88%) CCNP
10 1 (0.88%) CCNA
10 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (49.12%) ISO 9001
1 56 (49.12%) ISO 14001
2 10 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.77%) QA
3 3 (2.63%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.88%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.75%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) Murex
2 10 (8.77%) Bloomberg
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.14%) Cisco
5 4 (3.51%) SAP
5 4 (3.51%) HP
6 3 (2.63%) Juniper
6 3 (2.63%) Sybase
6 3 (2.63%) VMware
6 3 (2.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (1.75%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.75%) Informatica
7 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.75%) Cognos
8 1 (0.88%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) Calypso
8 1 (0.88%) Misys
8 1 (0.88%) Sun
8 1 (0.88%) Ericsson
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