The first table below looks at the demand 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 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
Misys Summit
Rank 395 345 384
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +39
Contract jobs citing Summit 17 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.80% 2.32% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 23
Average daily rate £625 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £660 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £311 £290
% change year-on-year
+36.65% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 - £18.60
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%
Summit
England

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 18 April 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 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 -20 11 £625 +25.00% 2
Summit
England

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (42.59%) Front Office
2 22 (40.74%) Finance
3 20 (37.04%) Derivative
4 19 (35.19%) Murex
5 17 (31.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 16 (29.63%) SQL
6 16 (29.63%) Banking
7 13 (24.07%) Calypso
8 12 (22.22%) Back Office
9 11 (20.37%) Oracle
10 10 (18.52%) Fixed Income
10 10 (18.52%) Investment Banking
11 7 (12.96%) Windows
11 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
11 7 (12.96%) ISO 14001
11 7 (12.96%) Analytics
12 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 6 (11.11%) Project Management
12 6 (11.11%) Workflow
12 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.11%) Solaris
12 6 (11.11%) C++
12 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 6 (11.11%) Release Management
13 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
13 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.26%) C#
13 5 (9.26%) Middleware
13 5 (9.26%) Rolfe and Nolan

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 2 (3.70%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (3.70%) Front Arena
3 1 (1.85%) SunGard Panorama
3 1 (1.85%) Monis
3 1 (1.85%) Kondor+
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.85%) Sybase IQ
3 1 (1.85%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.85%) RequisitePro
General
1 23 (42.59%) Front Office
2 22 (40.74%) Finance
3 16 (29.63%) Banking
4 12 (22.22%) Back Office
5 10 (18.52%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.70%) French Language
7 2 (3.70%) Publishing
8 1 (1.85%) Retail
8 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Quantitative Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Summit Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Tester
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Murex Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) UNIX Support
7 2 (3.70%) Summit Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) Murex MxML
2 2 (3.70%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) XSLT
2 2 (3.70%) Murex Flex
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Derivative
2 17 (31.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (18.52%) Fixed Income
4 4 (7.41%) DTCC
4 4 (7.41%) Grid Computing
5 3 (5.56%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (5.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (3.70%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.70%) Energy Derivatives
6 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.70%) Tandem
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
7 1 (1.85%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Solaris
3 4 (7.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.96%) Analytics
2 6 (11.11%) Project Management
2 6 (11.11%) Workflow
2 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 6 (11.11%) Release Management
3 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
3 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (7.41%) Validation
3 4 (7.41%) Migration
3 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 3 (5.56%) Data Management
4 3 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Change Management
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL
5 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) C++
3 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (1.85%) Korn
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) ACCA
2 2 (3.70%) CIMA
2 2 (3.70%) PMP
2 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
1 7 (12.96%) ISO 14001
2 4 (7.41%) EMIR
3 1 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Murex
2 13 (24.07%) Calypso
3 11 (20.37%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) ION Trading
4 4 (7.41%) Sophis
5 2 (3.70%) Microgen
5 2 (3.70%) Veritas
5 2 (3.70%) SunGard
6 1 (1.85%) Sybase
6 1 (1.85%) Misys
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Sun
6 1 (1.85%) Green Hat
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 23 days ago