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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 543 507 448
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -59
Contract jobs citing SunGard 36 46 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.096% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.21% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 40
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £420 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £565 £443
% change year-on-year
-38.05% +27.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
22232 21594 19770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 45.01% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13100 12532 10879
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1010 1142
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -20 33 £525 -2.32% 8
East of England - 2 £300 - 2
South East - 1 £413 - 1
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SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 45 (68.18%) Finance
2 31 (46.97%) SQL
3 18 (27.27%) SunGard GMI
4 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
5 15 (22.73%) C#
6 14 (21.21%) Perl
7 12 (18.18%) Front Office
7 12 (18.18%) Derivative
7 12 (18.18%) Banking
8 11 (16.67%) Migration
8 11 (16.67%) Java
8 11 (16.67%) IntelliMatch
9 9 (13.64%) Python
9 9 (13.64%) UNIX
9 9 (13.64%) Fixed Income
9 9 (13.64%) Front Arena
10 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
10 8 (12.12%) Project Management
10 8 (12.12%) Global One
10 8 (12.12%) Hedge funds
11 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
11 7 (10.61%) VBA
12 6 (9.09%) XML
12 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
12 6 (9.09%) UniBasic
12 6 (9.09%) QA
13 5 (7.58%) Degree
13 5 (7.58%) Wall Street Systems
13 5 (7.58%) Replication
13 5 (7.58%) UniData

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (27.27%) SunGard GMI
2 11 (16.67%) IntelliMatch
3 9 (13.64%) Front Arena
4 8 (12.12%) Global One
5 2 (3.03%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (3.03%) Adaptiv
5 2 (3.03%) SunGard AvantGard
5 2 (3.03%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.52%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (1.52%) SunGard Stream Ubix
6 1 (1.52%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (1.52%) Loanet
6 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.52%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (1.52%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) UniData
3 2 (3.03%) MS Access
3 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.03%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
1 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
General
1 45 (68.18%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Front Office
2 12 (18.18%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Analyst
2 23 (34.85%) Developer
3 18 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Consultant
4 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.12%) IntelliMatch Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Business Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.03%) Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Derivative
2 9 (13.64%) Fixed Income
3 8 (12.12%) Hedge funds
4 5 (7.58%) Replication
4 5 (7.58%) iSeries
4 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.06%) Swaptions
6 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk
7 2 (3.03%) Equities
7 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.52%) Life Science
8 1 (1.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) UNIX
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Migration
2 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
2 8 (12.12%) Project Management
3 5 (7.58%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.06%) Change Management
4 4 (6.06%) Release Management
4 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.55%) Wealth Management
5 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.55%) Workflow
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.03%) Data Management
6 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.03%) Stress Testing
6 2 (3.03%) Test Management
6 2 (3.03%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.03%) Product Management
6 2 (3.03%) Cash Management
6 2 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) C#
3 14 (21.21%) Perl
4 11 (16.67%) Java
5 9 (13.64%) Python
6 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
6 7 (10.61%) VBA
7 6 (9.09%) UniBasic
8 5 (7.58%) RPG
8 5 (7.58%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Wall Street Systems
1 5 (7.58%) IBM
2 4 (6.06%) Murex
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
3 2 (3.03%) Cognos
3 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.03%) Calypso
3 2 (3.03%) Fidessa
3 2 (3.03%) CODA
4 1 (1.52%) Sophis
4 1 (1.52%) Reuters
4 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.52%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.52%) Sun
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