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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard
Rank 536 480 516
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +36
Contract jobs citing SunGard 43 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 49 31
Average daily rate
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£488 £460 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £550 £275
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
23934 22343 24958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.62% 46.39% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 12876 13105
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1101 1010 1277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -18 35 £525 +15.38% 4
South East -12 2 £325 -40.90%
East of England - - - - 2
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SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 40 (45.45%) Finance
2 33 (37.50%) Banking
3 27 (30.68%) Investment Banking
4 24 (27.27%) SunGard GMI
5 23 (26.14%) Oracle
6 22 (25.00%) SQL
7 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
7 14 (15.91%) Derivative
8 12 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 12 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (13.64%) Project Management
9 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 10 (11.36%) Windows
10 10 (11.36%) Back Office
10 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (11.36%) Degree
10 10 (11.36%) Oracle Database
10 10 (11.36%) Quantitative Risk Management
11 9 (10.23%) IntelliMatch
11 9 (10.23%) UNIX
12 8 (9.09%) FTP
12 8 (9.09%) Calypso
12 8 (9.09%) Business Transformation
12 8 (9.09%) Cash Management
12 8 (9.09%) SunGard AvantGard
12 8 (9.09%) Adaptiv
13 7 (7.95%) TOGAF
13 7 (7.95%) Market Risk
13 7 (7.95%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
13 7 (7.95%) Dodd-Frank

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (27.27%) SunGard GMI
2 9 (10.23%) IntelliMatch
3 8 (9.09%) SunGard AvantGard
3 8 (9.09%) Adaptiv
4 7 (7.95%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 4 (4.55%) Aligne
5 4 (4.55%) SunGard Stream Ubix
6 3 (3.41%) Endur
7 2 (2.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 2 (2.27%) SunGard APT
8 1 (1.14%) SAP BPC
8 1 (1.14%) Global One
8 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.14%) Front Arena
8 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.14%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) FTP
2 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.95%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) MS Access
6 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.14%) DataStage
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.14%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) TestDirector
1 3 (3.41%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.41%) Subversion
2 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 40 (45.45%) Finance
2 33 (37.50%) Banking
3 27 (30.68%) Investment Banking
4 10 (11.36%) Back Office
5 6 (6.82%) Front Office
6 2 (2.27%) Advertising
7 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Analyst
2 19 (21.59%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.23%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.09%) Architect
4 8 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.95%) Support Specialist
6 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.55%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Systems Support
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) Market Risk Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Platform Manager
10 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Systems Support Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
1 3 (3.41%) Middleware
1 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.27%) CSS
2 2 (2.27%) HTML
2 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) jQuery
3 1 (1.14%) MDX
3 1 (1.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Derivative
2 7 (7.95%) Market Risk
3 6 (6.82%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.41%) AS400
4 3 (3.41%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.41%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) iSeries
5 2 (2.27%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.14%) Equities
6 1 (1.14%) SecurID
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) UNIX
3 5 (5.68%) AIX
4 4 (4.55%) Linux
4 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) Project Management
1 12 (13.64%) Business Analysis
1 12 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.36%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 8 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 8 (9.09%) Cash Management
5 7 (7.95%) Migration
5 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.95%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.68%) Change Management
7 4 (4.55%) UML
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL
7 4 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.55%) Business Development
7 4 (4.55%) System Testing
7 4 (4.55%) Data Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) Perl
3 5 (5.68%) Python
4 4 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (2.27%) C
5 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.14%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) ISEB
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (5.68%) QA
3 3 (3.41%) EMIR
4 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Nagios
2 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.41%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.27%) SCOM
3 2 (2.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (26.14%) Oracle
2 8 (9.09%) Calypso
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.41%) Citrix
4 3 (3.41%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.27%) OpenLink
5 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.27%) Informatica
5 2 (2.27%) Intel
5 2 (2.27%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.14%) SmartStream
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Sun
6 1 (1.14%) Apple
6 1 (1.14%) Reuters
6 1 (1.14%) Cognizant