The first table below looks at the demand for Global One 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 Global One over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Global One
Rank 397 375 417
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +42
Contract jobs citing Global One 15 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.065% 0.021%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 0.74% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Average daily rate £625 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £558 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2136 1894 2421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.83% 8.77% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1138 1346
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £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 9 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.41 £23.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.56% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £75.00 £53.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Global One
England

Global One
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Global One Jobs Demand Trend in London

Global One
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Global One Daily Rate Trend in London

Global One
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Global One Hourly Rate Trend in London

Global One
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Global One within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 9 £600 +20.00%
Docklands, London - - - -
Global One
England

Global One
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Global One 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 Global One.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) UNIX
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) Perl
4 11 (61.11%) Banking
5 10 (55.56%) Equities
6 8 (44.44%) SunGard
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
7 7 (38.89%) Sybase
8 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
9 5 (27.78%) Spring
9 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
9 5 (27.78%) JIRA
10 4 (22.22%) Sophis
11 3 (16.67%) Veritas
11 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
11 3 (16.67%) Control-M
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 3 (16.67%) Windows
11 3 (16.67%) Solaris
11 3 (16.67%) Linux
11 3 (16.67%) Database Security
11 3 (16.67%) Wall Street Systems
11 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
12 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (11.11%) SWIFT

Global One
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Global One 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 Global One. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Loanet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) Informix
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Log4j
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Perl Developer
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
1 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) JSTL
2 1 (5.56%) XMLBeans
2 1 (5.56%) JMS
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) JMX
2 1 (5.56%) JAXB
2 1 (5.56%) JDBC
2 1 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Servlets
2 1 (5.56%) HornetQ
2 1 (5.56%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Equities
2 2 (11.11%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.56%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Control-M
2 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) SunGard
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Sybase
3 4 (22.22%) Sophis
4 3 (16.67%) Veritas
4 3 (16.67%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (11.11%) BMC
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) JBoss
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Murex
6 1 (5.56%) Calypso
6 1 (5.56%) Sencha