The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 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.

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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 368 348 335
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing SunGard 22 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 8
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£638 £550 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £435 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £718
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SunGard
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9371 9564 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.73% 44.33% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 6119 5714
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 211 228
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +6 9 £525 -2.32% 9
SunGard
England

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 29 (46.03%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Banking
3 20 (31.75%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) SunGard GMI
4 17 (26.98%) Derivative
4 17 (26.98%) IntelliMatch
5 16 (25.40%) Investment Banking
6 12 (19.05%) Java
7 10 (15.87%) IBM
7 10 (15.87%) Project Management
7 10 (15.87%) Back Office
8 9 (14.29%) Migration
8 9 (14.29%) C#
8 9 (14.29%) iSeries
9 7 (11.11%) RPG
9 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) RPG IV
10 6 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
10 6 (9.52%) QA
10 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.52%) Replication
10 6 (9.52%) Front Office
11 5 (7.94%) Change Management
11 5 (7.94%) Global One
11 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.94%) Release Management
11 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Test Strategy
12 4 (6.35%) Test Management

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (31.75%) SunGard GMI
2 17 (26.98%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (7.94%) Global One
4 4 (6.35%) SunGard Martini
4 4 (6.35%) Front Arena
5 3 (4.76%) Adaptiv
6 2 (3.17%) Aligne
7 1 (1.59%) SunGard APT
7 1 (1.59%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 1 (1.59%) Rolfe and Nolan
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
1 4 (6.35%) TestDirector
2 2 (3.17%) Subversion
General
1 29 (46.03%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Banking
3 16 (25.40%) Investment Banking
4 10 (15.87%) Back Office
5 6 (9.52%) Front Office
6 2 (3.17%) French Language
6 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Analyst
2 21 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 18 (28.57%) Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) IntelliMatch Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Business Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Platform Manager
9 2 (3.17%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) Middleware
2 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.17%) XML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Derivative
2 9 (14.29%) iSeries
3 6 (9.52%) Replication
4 4 (6.35%) Swaptions
4 4 (6.35%) Credit Risk
4 4 (6.35%) Reference Data
4 4 (6.35%) Hedge funds
4 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.76%) Equities
6 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.17%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) AIX
2 2 (3.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Project Management
2 9 (14.29%) Migration
3 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
4 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.94%) Change Management
5 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.94%) Release Management
5 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Test Strategy
6 4 (6.35%) Test Management
6 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.17%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.17%) Data Management
7 2 (3.17%) ETL
7 2 (3.17%) MVC
7 2 (3.17%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) Java
3 9 (14.29%) C#
4 7 (11.11%) RPG
4 7 (11.11%) RPG IV
5 4 (6.35%) Python
5 4 (6.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (3.17%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Basel III
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) IBM
2 4 (6.35%) Wall Street Systems
2 4 (6.35%) Murex
3 3 (4.76%) Fidessa
4 2 (3.17%) Sun
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Calypso
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (1.59%) Informatica
5 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.59%) Sophis
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