The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SunGard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SunGard over the 3 months to 23 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 Vendors 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.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard
Rank 359 330 298
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -32
Contract jobs citing SunGard 50 61 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.61% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 76
Average daily rate £550 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £358 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £565 £400 £625
% change year-on-year
+41.25% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.53 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10740 10062 12074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 45.77% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7009 6353 7323
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 260 296
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SunGard
England

SunGard
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SunGard Jobs Demand Trend in London

SunGard
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SunGard Daily Rate Trend in London

SunGard
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SunGard across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SunGard Daily Rate Histogram in London

SunGard
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SunGard Hourly Rate Trend in London

SunGard
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 SunGard within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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 -13 19 £550 +22.22% 5
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hounslow - - - -
SunGard
England

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 29 (38.16%) Finance
3 20 (26.32%) SunGard GMI
4 19 (25.00%) Banking
5 16 (21.05%) Derivative
6 15 (19.74%) Java
7 14 (18.42%) Perl
8 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
8 13 (17.11%) IntelliMatch
9 12 (15.79%) C#
10 11 (14.47%) Investment Banking
11 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
11 10 (13.16%) Oracle
12 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (11.84%) AS400
13 8 (10.53%) Global One
13 8 (10.53%) UNIX
13 8 (10.53%) Calypso
14 7 (9.21%) XML
14 7 (9.21%) Equities
14 7 (9.21%) General Ledger
14 7 (9.21%) Market Risk
14 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
15 6 (7.89%) Quantitative Risk Management
15 6 (7.89%) Aligne
15 6 (7.89%) Rolfe and Nolan
15 6 (7.89%) Front Office
15 6 (7.89%) Change Management
15 6 (7.89%) Murex

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (26.32%) SunGard GMI
2 13 (17.11%) IntelliMatch
3 8 (10.53%) Global One
4 6 (7.89%) Aligne
4 6 (7.89%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 5 (6.58%) Endur
5 5 (6.58%) SunGard AvantGard
6 3 (3.95%) Front Arena
6 3 (3.95%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 2 (2.63%) Adaptiv
7 2 (2.63%) Summit
8 1 (1.32%) Kondor+
8 1 (1.32%) ZaiNet
8 1 (1.32%) SimCorp Dimension
8 1 (1.32%) SunGard Martini
8 1 (1.32%) Monis
8 1 (1.32%) SunGard Panorama
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) FTP
1 2 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.58%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.32%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) JUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Log4j
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 29 (38.16%) Finance
2 19 (25.00%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.21%) General Ledger
5 6 (7.89%) Front Office
6 4 (5.26%) Back Office
7 2 (2.63%) Retail
8 1 (1.32%) Legal
8 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) IntelliMatch Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Support Specialist
5 5 (6.58%) AS400 Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (5.26%) Perl Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.26%) Programmer
6 4 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) Consultant
8 2 (2.63%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) XML
2 5 (6.58%) Hibernate
2 5 (6.58%) Spring
3 4 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (2.63%) jQuery
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.63%) HTML
4 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) JMX
5 1 (1.32%) OLE
5 1 (1.32%) JAXB
5 1 (1.32%) JMS
5 1 (1.32%) JDBC
5 1 (1.32%) JSP
5 1 (1.32%) Servlets
5 1 (1.32%) J2EE
5 1 (1.32%) HornetQ
5 1 (1.32%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.32%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Derivative
2 9 (11.84%) AS400
3 7 (9.21%) Equities
3 7 (9.21%) Market Risk
4 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.63%) Swaptions
5 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.32%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.32%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
2 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (7.89%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 6 (7.89%) Change Management
4 5 (6.58%) Migration
4 5 (6.58%) Cash Management
4 5 (6.58%) ETRM
5 4 (5.26%) Stress Testing
5 4 (5.26%) Data Validation
5 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.26%) Validation
6 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.95%) Workflow
6 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
6 3 (3.95%) Release Management
6 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.63%) Process Improvement
7 2 (2.63%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) Java
3 14 (18.42%) Perl
4 12 (15.79%) C#
5 4 (5.26%) RPG
6 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (2.63%) MCSE
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.32%) MCDST
2 1 (1.32%) MCTS
2 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) EMIR
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Calypso
3 6 (7.89%) Murex
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.58%) Sybase
5 3 (3.95%) OpenLink
6 2 (2.63%) Sencha
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco
6 2 (2.63%) Sun
6 2 (2.63%) Reuters
6 2 (2.63%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.63%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (1.32%) SimCorp
7 1 (1.32%) Sophis
7 1 (1.32%) Triple Point
7 1 (1.32%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.32%) Advent
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Argyll Scott
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
SunGard
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago