The first table below looks at the demand for Global One skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Global One over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Global One
Rank 579 558 580
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Contract jobs citing Global One 1 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.021% 0.26% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate
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£600 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
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
4833 4539 5336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.17% 9.05% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2511 2297 2535
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 54
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.58 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% -20.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £58.50 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.41 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.19% -2.70%

Global One
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Global One Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Global One
Daily Rate Trend

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

Global One Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Global One
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Global One Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Global One
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 Global One within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 -14 1 £600 +9.09%
England -21 1 £600 +9.09%

Global One
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Global One 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 Global One.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) UNIX
3 12 (70.59%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) Perl
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) Equities
4 9 (52.94%) Banking
5 8 (47.06%) SunGard
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) Sybase
7 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
7 5 (29.41%) Spring
7 5 (29.41%) JIRA
8 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
9 3 (17.65%) Sophis
10 2 (11.76%) Front Office
10 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
10 2 (11.76%) Veritas
10 2 (11.76%) Control-M
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.76%) Windows
10 2 (11.76%) Solaris
10 2 (11.76%) Linux
10 2 (11.76%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (11.76%) Database Security
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
10 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 1 (5.88%) HornetQ
11 1 (5.88%) GWT

Global One
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Global One 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 Global One. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Informix
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Toad
2 1 (5.88%) Log4j
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Perl Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Excel Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
1 5 (29.41%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) XMLBeans
2 1 (5.88%) JSTL
2 1 (5.88%) GWT
2 1 (5.88%) HornetQ
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) JDBC
2 1 (5.88%) JSP
2 1 (5.88%) Servlets
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) JAXB
2 1 (5.88%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Equities
2 1 (5.88%) Contract for Difference
2 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Database Security
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Control-M
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) SunGard
2 7 (41.18%) Sybase
3 3 (17.65%) Sophis
4 2 (11.76%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Murex
5 1 (5.88%) Calypso
5 1 (5.88%) Sencha