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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SunGard over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SunGard
Rank 616 600 574
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Contract jobs citing SunGard 12 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.065% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 20
Median daily rate £525 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £325 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SunGard
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
22611 23074 23341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 44.26% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14016 13914 13300
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 751 990 1033
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.60 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +0.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

SunGard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SunGard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SunGard within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 11 £550 -4.34% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
SunGard
UK

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SunGard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SunGard.

1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Banking
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (25.00%) SunGard GMI
5 8 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (20.00%) QA
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.00%) HP
6 7 (17.50%) Windows
6 7 (17.50%) Front Office
7 6 (15.00%) Back Office
7 6 (15.00%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (15.00%) Cisco
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (15.00%) Derivative
7 6 (15.00%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 6 (15.00%) IntelliMatch
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (12.50%) SAS
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle
9 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Charles River
9 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (10.00%) Fixed Income

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) SAS
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) SunGard GMI
2 6 (15.00%) IntelliMatch
2 6 (15.00%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 2 (5.00%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (5.00%) Markit EDM
3 2 (5.00%) SunGard Stream Ubix
3 2 (5.00%) Temenos T24
4 1 (2.50%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (2.50%) Global One
4 1 (2.50%) Investran
4 1 (2.50%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (2.50%) Summit
4 1 (2.50%) SunGard APT
4 1 (2.50%) SunGard AvantGard
4 1 (2.50%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Intranet
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) UniData
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Log4j
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (17.50%) Front Office
5 6 (15.00%) Back Office
6 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
6 3 (7.50%) Retail
7 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.50%) Legal
7 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.50%) UAT Lead
5 3 (7.50%) UAT Test Lead
6 2 (5.00%) Commodities Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) GWT
2 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.50%) HornetQ
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) JAXB
2 1 (2.50%) JDBC
2 1 (2.50%) JMS
2 1 (2.50%) JMX
2 1 (2.50%) JSP
2 1 (2.50%) JSTL
2 1 (2.50%) Servlets
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Derivative
2 4 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (7.50%) Equities
3 3 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.50%) SWIFT
3 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) AS400
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) iSeries
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.50%) PMI
5 1 (2.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (15.00%) Project Management
2 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
2 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (7.50%) Investment Management
3 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.00%) SDLC
4 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) COBOL
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) RPG
6 1 (2.50%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.00%) Control-M
2 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (10.00%) Charles River
5 4 (10.00%) xMatters
6 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 3 (7.50%) Intel
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 2 (5.00%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (2.50%) BISAM
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) CODA
8 1 (2.50%) Cognos
8 1 (2.50%) Sencha
8 1 (2.50%) Sybase
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam