The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SunGard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SunGard over the 3 months to 27 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SunGard Data Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard
Rank 541 488 502
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +14
Contract jobs citing SunGard 34 72 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 44 40
Average daily rate
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£525 £460 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.13% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £413 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £588 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £428 -
% change year-on-year
-23.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23192 22746 24950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.11% 46.64% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13297 12926 13098
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1015 1045 1274
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

SunGard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SunGard Jobs Demand Trend in England

SunGard
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SunGard Daily Rate Trend in England

SunGard
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SunGard across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SunGard Daily Rate Histogram in England

SunGard
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SunGard Hourly Rate Trend in England

SunGard
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 SunGard within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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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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 -38 29 £525 +14.13% 12
South East -9 3 £325 -29.72% 1
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SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SunGard 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 SunGard.

1 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 30 (35.71%) SQL
3 26 (30.95%) SunGard GMI
4 25 (29.76%) Banking
5 22 (26.19%) Investment Banking
6 20 (23.81%) Oracle
7 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.86%) Derivative
9 13 (15.48%) Perl
9 13 (15.48%) UNIX
10 12 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database
12 10 (11.90%) Windows
13 9 (10.71%) Back Office
13 9 (10.71%) Market Risk
13 9 (10.71%) Adaptiv
14 8 (9.52%) Credit Risk
14 8 (9.52%) SunGard AvantGard
14 8 (9.52%) Cash Management
14 8 (9.52%) Migration
14 8 (9.52%) Java
15 7 (8.33%) C#
15 7 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (8.33%) Global One
16 6 (7.14%) Equities
16 6 (7.14%) Front Office
16 6 (7.14%) Endur
16 6 (7.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
16 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SunGard 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 SunGard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (30.95%) SunGard GMI
2 9 (10.71%) Adaptiv
3 8 (9.52%) SunGard AvantGard
4 7 (8.33%) Global One
5 6 (7.14%) Endur
5 6 (7.14%) IntelliMatch
5 6 (7.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 5 (5.95%) Aligne
7 4 (4.76%) SunGard Stream Ubix
8 2 (2.38%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 2 (2.38%) SunGard APT
8 2 (2.38%) Front Arena
9 1 (1.19%) ZaiNet
9 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (1.19%) SunGard Martini
9 1 (1.19%) SAP ERP
9 1 (1.19%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.76%) SAN
3 2 (2.38%) FTP
4 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) MS Access
5 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.19%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.19%) DataStage
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) JIRA
2 3 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.19%) Log4j
4 1 (1.19%) Maven
4 1 (1.19%) JUnit
General
1 35 (41.67%) Finance
2 25 (29.76%) Banking
3 22 (26.19%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.71%) Back Office
5 6 (7.14%) Front Office
6 2 (2.38%) Advertising
6 2 (2.38%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Analyst
2 17 (20.24%) Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Support Specialist
7 6 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.95%) Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Market Risk Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Perl Developer
10 3 (3.57%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) IntelliMatch Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.38%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) .NET
1 4 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 4 (4.76%) Spring
2 3 (3.57%) Middleware
2 3 (3.57%) XML
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.57%) CSS
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.57%) HTML
3 2 (2.38%) jQuery
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.19%) GWT
4 1 (1.19%) JMX
4 1 (1.19%) XMLBeans
4 1 (1.19%) MDX
4 1 (1.19%) JSTL
4 1 (1.19%) WCF
4 1 (1.19%) JDBC
4 1 (1.19%) JSP
4 1 (1.19%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Derivative
2 9 (10.71%) Market Risk
3 8 (9.52%) Credit Risk
4 6 (7.14%) Equities
5 3 (3.57%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.38%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) AS400
6 2 (2.38%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.19%) PMI
7 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) SecurID
7 1 (1.19%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.19%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) UNIX
2 10 (11.90%) Windows
3 4 (4.76%) Linux
3 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) AIX
5 2 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (9.52%) Migration
3 8 (9.52%) Cash Management
4 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.95%) ITIL
5 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.95%) Project Management
5 5 (5.95%) Change Management
6 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.76%) Release Management
6 4 (4.76%) System Testing
6 4 (4.76%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 4 (4.76%) ETRM
7 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.57%) MVC
7 3 (3.57%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.57%) ETL
8 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.38%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.71%) SQL
2 13 (15.48%) Perl
3 8 (9.52%) Java
4 7 (8.33%) C#
5 5 (5.95%) Python
6 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
7 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.19%) APMP
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) EMIR
3 3 (3.57%) SLA
4 2 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Nagios
2 3 (3.57%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (1.19%) Control-M
3 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Sybase
4 3 (3.57%) Citrix
4 3 (3.57%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.57%) OpenLink
5 2 (2.38%) IBM
5 2 (2.38%) Sencha
5 2 (2.38%) Informatica
5 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) Calypso
6 1 (1.19%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.19%) SmartStream
6 1 (1.19%) HP
6 1 (1.19%) Intel
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Apple
6 1 (1.19%) Reuters
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