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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 370 350 327
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -23
Contract jobs citing SunGard 33 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.45% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 35
Average daily rate
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£525 £538 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £419 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £565 £443
% change year-on-year
-38.05% +27.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
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
9887 9951 9935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.61% 43.98% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6509 6240
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 206 296
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 12 £538 -17.30% 2
Canary Wharf - 3 £525 -
SunGard
England

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (65.52%) Finance
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (31.03%) SunGard GMI
4 15 (25.86%) C#
5 14 (24.14%) Perl
5 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 12 (20.69%) Front Office
6 12 (20.69%) Derivative
6 12 (20.69%) Banking
7 11 (18.97%) IntelliMatch
7 11 (18.97%) Migration
7 11 (18.97%) Java
8 9 (15.52%) UNIX
8 9 (15.52%) Python
8 9 (15.52%) Fixed Income
8 9 (15.52%) Front Arena
9 8 (13.79%) Hedge funds
9 8 (13.79%) Global One
9 8 (13.79%) Project Management
10 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
11 6 (10.34%) XML
11 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
11 6 (10.34%) UniBasic
11 6 (10.34%) QA
12 5 (8.62%) RPG IV
12 5 (8.62%) iSeries
12 5 (8.62%) Change Data Capture
12 5 (8.62%) IBM
12 5 (8.62%) RPG
12 5 (8.62%) VBA

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (31.03%) SunGard GMI
2 11 (18.97%) IntelliMatch
3 9 (15.52%) Front Arena
4 8 (13.79%) Global One
5 2 (3.45%) Adaptiv
5 2 (3.45%) SunGard Martini
6 1 (1.72%) SunGard Stream Ubix
6 1 (1.72%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (1.72%) Loanet
6 1 (1.72%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (1.72%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
General
1 38 (65.52%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Front Office
2 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Back Office
5 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Consultant
4 9 (15.52%) Applications Support
5 8 (13.79%) IntelliMatch Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Test Consultant
10 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Business Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) IntelliMatch Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Derivative
2 9 (15.52%) Fixed Income
3 8 (13.79%) Hedge funds
4 5 (8.62%) iSeries
4 5 (8.62%) Replication
5 4 (6.90%) Swaptions
6 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk
7 2 (3.45%) Equities
7 2 (3.45%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) UNIX
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Migration
2 8 (13.79%) Project Management
3 5 (8.62%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (6.90%) Change Management
4 4 (6.90%) Release Management
4 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.45%) Data Management
6 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.45%) Stress Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Test Management
6 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.45%) Analytics
7 1 (1.72%) Test Planning
7 1 (1.72%) People Management
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (25.86%) C#
3 14 (24.14%) Perl
4 11 (18.97%) Java
5 9 (15.52%) Python
6 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
7 6 (10.34%) UniBasic
8 5 (8.62%) RPG IV
8 5 (8.62%) RPG
8 5 (8.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) IBM
2 4 (6.90%) Murex
2 4 (6.90%) Wall Street Systems
3 2 (3.45%) Calypso
3 2 (3.45%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.72%) Sun
4 1 (1.72%) Reuters
4 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.72%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.72%) Sophis
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £650 - £700 a Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Rate: Unspecified £ Market Day Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago