The table below looks at the statistics for Summit skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Summit over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Summit
Rank 254 234 229
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing Summit 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.035% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.38% 0.45% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£314 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £423 £346
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +22.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.08 £35.00 £12.15
% change year-on-year
-56.92% +188.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
794 660 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.01% 7.74% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 314 375
Average daily rate £425 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 17
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Summit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Summit Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Summit
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Summit Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Summit
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Summit across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Summit Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Summit
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Summit Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) SMS
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) RMADS
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Channel Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001