The first table below looks at the demand for Adaptiv skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adaptiv over the 3 months to 18 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Adaptiv
Rank 583 534 581
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +47
Contract jobs citing Adaptiv 4 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.021% 0.012%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.083% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £525 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

Adaptiv
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adaptiv within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Adaptiv Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Adaptiv
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Adaptiv within the UK.

Adaptiv Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Adaptiv
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adaptiv within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Adaptiv Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Adaptiv
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adaptiv within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
London -28 4 £525 +16.66%
England -93 4 £525 +16.66%
Oxfordshire - - - -
South East - - - -

Adaptiv
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Adaptiv 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 Adaptiv.

1 3 (75.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SunGard
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing

Adaptiv
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Adaptiv 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 Adaptiv. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Market Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Market Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SunGard
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft