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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 526 510 477
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -33
Contract jobs citing SunGard 26 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.082% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 13
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£600 £550 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £381 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.00
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
21697 21002 19019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.49% 45.54% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12640 11746 10308
Average daily rate £400 £393 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 895 927 1159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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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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 -23 22 £638 +15.90% 15
South East - 3 £500 -
East of England - 1 £450 - 2
North West - - - -
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SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (54.88%) Finance
2 28 (34.15%) Banking
3 20 (24.39%) SQL
3 20 (24.39%) SunGard GMI
4 19 (23.17%) IntelliMatch
5 17 (20.73%) Derivative
5 17 (20.73%) Investment Banking
6 14 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 14 (17.07%) Project Management
7 12 (14.63%) Java
8 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (12.20%) IBM
9 10 (12.20%) Back Office
9 10 (12.20%) iSeries
10 9 (10.98%) C#
10 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
10 9 (10.98%) Migration
10 9 (10.98%) Degree
11 8 (9.76%) Oracle
11 8 (9.76%) Calypso
11 8 (9.76%) Business Transformation
12 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.54%) RPG IV
12 7 (8.54%) RPG
12 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
12 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (7.32%) TOGAF
13 6 (7.32%) Replication
13 6 (7.32%) QA
13 6 (7.32%) FTP

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (24.39%) SunGard GMI
2 19 (23.17%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (6.10%) Global One
4 4 (4.88%) Front Arena
4 4 (4.88%) SunGard Martini
5 3 (3.66%) Adaptiv
6 2 (2.44%) Aligne
6 2 (2.44%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.22%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 1 (1.22%) SunGard APT
7 1 (1.22%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) FTP
2 2 (2.44%) Intranet
3 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
1 4 (4.88%) TestDirector
2 2 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 45 (54.88%) Finance
2 28 (34.15%) Banking
3 17 (20.73%) Investment Banking
4 10 (12.20%) Back Office
5 6 (7.32%) Front Office
6 2 (2.44%) French Language
6 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Analyst
2 27 (32.93%) Business Analyst
3 18 (21.95%) Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.76%) Architect
6 6 (7.32%) Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) IntelliMatch Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.88%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.66%) Business Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Release Manager
10 2 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Technical Manager
10 2 (2.44%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.44%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Derivative
2 10 (12.20%) iSeries
3 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.32%) Replication
5 4 (4.88%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.88%) Swaptions
5 4 (4.88%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.88%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.88%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.66%) Equities
7 2 (2.44%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.22%) AS400
8 1 (1.22%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) UNIX
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
1 3 (3.66%) AIX
2 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) Business Analysis
1 14 (17.07%) Project Management
2 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
3 9 (10.98%) Migration
4 8 (9.76%) Business Transformation
5 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.32%) TOGAF
6 6 (7.32%) Change Management
6 6 (7.32%) Change Data Capture
6 6 (7.32%) Quantitative Risk Management
7 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.10%) Release Management
7 5 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.88%) Workflow
8 4 (4.88%) Wealth Management
8 4 (4.88%) Business Development
8 4 (4.88%) Supplier Management
8 4 (4.88%) Test Management
8 4 (4.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 12 (14.63%) Java
3 9 (10.98%) C#
4 7 (8.54%) RPG IV
4 7 (8.54%) RPG
5 4 (4.88%) Python
5 4 (4.88%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
1 6 (7.32%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.22%) Basel III
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.22%) SCOM
2 1 (1.22%) Control-M
2 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) IBM
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle
2 8 (9.76%) Calypso
3 5 (6.10%) Wall Street Systems
4 4 (4.88%) Murex
5 3 (3.66%) Fidessa
6 2 (2.44%) Sun
6 2 (2.44%) SAP
6 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.44%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix
7 1 (1.22%) Intel
7 1 (1.22%) Informatica
7 1 (1.22%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.22%) Sophis
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