The first table below looks at the demand for Aligne skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aligne over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Aligne
Rank 565 554 588
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Contract jobs citing Aligne 7 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.26% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
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£675 £700 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +86.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £838 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4949 4606 5346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.32% 9.06% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2529 2361 2550
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 77 56
Average hourly rate £31.50 £32.79 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% -11.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £53.92 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%

Aligne
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Aligne Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Aligne
Daily Rate Trend

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

Aligne Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Aligne
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aligne within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Aligne Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Aligne
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aligne within the UK.

Aligne Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Aligne
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aligne within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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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
London +8 3 £650 -7.14% 1
England -15 3 £650 -7.14% 1

Aligne
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Aligne 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 Aligne.

1 23 (95.83%) Endur
2 22 (91.67%) ETRM
3 19 (79.17%) ZaiNet
3 19 (79.17%) Finance
4 14 (58.33%) OpenLink
5 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
5 13 (54.17%) EMIR
6 11 (45.83%) Brady
6 11 (45.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (45.83%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (45.83%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (45.83%) MiFID
6 11 (45.83%) Triple Point
6 11 (45.83%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 11 (45.83%) SAP
6 11 (45.83%) ERP
6 11 (45.83%) Murex
7 7 (29.17%) ITIL
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 6 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) VB
8 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Aligne
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Aligne 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 Aligne. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Endur
2 19 (79.17%) ZaiNet
3 11 (45.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (45.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (45.83%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (45.83%) OpenLink RightAngle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) German Language
2 2 (8.33%) Italian Language
2 2 (8.33%) Front Office
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Change Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) ETRM
2 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
3 11 (45.83%) ERP
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) Release Management
8 1 (4.17%) Logistics
8 1 (4.17%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
1 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
1 6 (25.00%) VB
2 4 (16.67%) ActionScript
2 4 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) EMIR
2 11 (45.83%) MiFID
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) OpenLink
2 11 (45.83%) Brady
2 11 (45.83%) Triple Point
2 11 (45.83%) SAP
2 11 (45.83%) Murex
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) SunGard
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
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