The first table below looks at the demand for Summit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Summit over the 3 months to 17 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 Somerset 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Summit
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Summit 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.59% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 39.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate £398 - -
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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
28 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.59% 5.45% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 10
Average daily rate £380 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £391 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £502 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.31 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Summit
South West

Summit
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Summit Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Summit
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Summit Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Summit
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Summit across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Summit Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Summit
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Summit Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 13 (100.00%) ISO 14001
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) GIS
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) CESG
7 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) Information Management
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) UML

Summit
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
1 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Test Management
1 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 13 (100.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle