The first table below looks at the demand for Aligne skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aligne over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Aligne
Rank 399 368 407
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +39
Contract jobs citing Aligne 13 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.046% 0.079%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.60% 0.53% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Average daily rate £413 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2150 1897 2419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.88% 8.77% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1397 1141 1345
Average daily rate £450 £460 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.32 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.95% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £81.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Aligne
England

Aligne
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aligne across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Aligne Jobs Demand Trend in London

Aligne
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Aligne Daily Rate Trend in London

Aligne
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aligne across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Aligne Daily Rate Histogram in London

Aligne
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Aligne Hourly Rate Trend in London

Aligne
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Aligne 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 Aligne.

1 18 (90.00%) Endur
1 18 (90.00%) ETRM
2 14 (70.00%) ZaiNet
3 13 (65.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) ITIL
5 10 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (45.00%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (45.00%) FTP
6 9 (45.00%) XML
6 9 (45.00%) VB
6 9 (45.00%) ActionScript
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 9 (45.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
6 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
6 9 (45.00%) Business Continuity
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (45.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (30.00%) SunGard
7 6 (30.00%) MS Office
8 5 (25.00%) OpenLink
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) German Language
10 3 (15.00%) Italian Language
10 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (15.00%) Incident Management

Aligne
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Aligne 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 Aligne. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Endur
2 14 (70.00%) ZaiNet
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (10.00%) OpenLink RightAngle
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) German Language
3 3 (15.00%) Italian Language
4 2 (10.00%) Back Office
5 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) ETRM
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) VB
2 9 (45.00%) ActionScript
2 9 (45.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 9 (45.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) EMIR
2 2 (10.00%) MiFID
3 1 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) SunGard
3 5 (25.00%) OpenLink
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Triple Point
5 2 (10.00%) Brady
5 2 (10.00%) Murex
5 2 (10.00%) SAP