The table below looks at the statistics for Summit 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 Summit over the 3 months to 24 October 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Summit
Rank 383 379 377
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Summit 43 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.96% 1.87% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 28
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£528 £510 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.43% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £455 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.73% +65.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £12.32
% change year-on-year
- +184.03%
Summit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2195 2192 2398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.90% 8.65% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1383 1422
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £284 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 14
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -59.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.25 £41.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

Summit
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Summit Jobs Demand Trend in London

Summit
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Summit Daily Rate Trend in London

Summit
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Summit across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Summit Daily Rate Histogram in London

Summit
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Summit Hourly Rate Trend in London

Summit
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 Summit within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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
City of London +9 7 £530 +3.92%
Summit
England

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Summit 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 Summit.

1 34 (55.74%) Banking
2 23 (37.70%) Murex
3 21 (34.43%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (32.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (31.15%) Investment Banking
6 16 (26.23%) Front Office
7 15 (24.59%) SQL
8 12 (19.67%) Bloomberg
8 12 (19.67%) Finance
8 12 (19.67%) Derivative
8 12 (19.67%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
9 10 (16.39%) ISEB
9 10 (16.39%) Oracle
10 9 (14.75%) Perl
10 9 (14.75%) XML
10 9 (14.75%) Informatica
10 9 (14.75%) ISO 9001
10 9 (14.75%) ISO 14001
10 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
11 8 (13.11%) FpML
11 8 (13.11%) Analytics
12 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
12 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
12 7 (11.48%) Project Management
12 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
12 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (11.48%) ISEB Practitioner
12 7 (11.48%) Workflow

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Summit 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 Summit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
1 1 (1.64%) LTE
1 1 (1.64%) 4G
1 1 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.64%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.20%) Data Mining
2 5 (8.20%) PowerMart
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 2 (3.28%) DataStage
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) QlikView
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
1 5 (8.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.28%) Subversion
2 2 (3.28%) Maven
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Hudson
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (55.74%) Banking
2 19 (31.15%) Investment Banking
3 16 (26.23%) Front Office
4 12 (19.67%) Finance
5 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Architect
3 7 (11.48%) Test Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Defect Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Support Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Support Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.92%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) XML
2 8 (13.11%) FpML
3 4 (6.56%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 2 (3.28%) .NET
5 2 (3.28%) REST
6 1 (1.64%) CSS3
6 1 (1.64%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.64%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.64%) Ajax
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
6 1 (1.64%) Django
6 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.67%) Derivative
3 6 (9.84%) Market Risk
4 5 (8.20%) SWIFT
4 5 (8.20%) Equities
5 4 (6.56%) Credit Risk
6 3 (4.92%) User Experience
7 2 (3.28%) Open Source
7 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.28%) Swaptions
7 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.28%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (3.28%) Statistics
8 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.64%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) UNIX
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
3 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
4 8 (13.11%) Analytics
5 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
5 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
5 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.48%) Workflow
5 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.48%) Project Management
6 6 (9.84%) ETL
6 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.56%) Test Management
8 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.28%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.28%) UX Design
8 2 (3.28%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (3.28%) Migration
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) Perl
3 5 (8.20%) Java
4 4 (6.56%) VB
5 3 (4.92%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.64%) Scala
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) ISEB
2 7 (11.48%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (8.20%) Degree
4 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) ISO 9001
1 9 (14.75%) ISO 14001
2 6 (9.84%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.20%) Control-M
3 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Murex
2 12 (19.67%) Bloomberg
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle
4 9 (14.75%) Informatica
5 5 (8.20%) MKS
6 4 (6.56%) Cognos
6 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.92%) Calypso
8 2 (3.28%) HP
8 2 (3.28%) Sybase
8 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 2 (3.28%) DataSynapse
9 1 (1.64%) ZTE
9 1 (1.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (1.64%) Misys
9 1 (1.64%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.64%) Motorola
9 1 (1.64%) VMware
9 1 (1.64%) Huawei
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