The table below looks at the statistics for IntelliMatch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IntelliMatch over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard IntelliMatch Operational Control
Rank 613 585 566
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -19
Contract jobs citing IntelliMatch 9 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.027% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Average daily rate
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£575 £423 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.09% +16.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4670 5122 4602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 9.37% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2637 2642 2363
Average daily rate £450 £445 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +3.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 74
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.60 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £49.75 £44.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +53.75%

IntelliMatch
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IntelliMatch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IntelliMatch
Daily Rate Trend

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

IntelliMatch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IntelliMatch
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IntelliMatch Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IntelliMatch
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 IntelliMatch within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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 -3 9 £575 +22.34%
England -25 9 £575 +36.09%

IntelliMatch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IntelliMatch 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 IntelliMatch.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) SunGard
3 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Vermilion
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Kondor+
6 4 (23.53%) Misys Midas
6 4 (23.53%) Spotfire
6 4 (23.53%) QlikView
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) iSeries
6 4 (23.53%) Fund Accounting
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (23.53%) Network Management
6 4 (23.53%) PABX
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) VBA
6 4 (23.53%) MS Access
6 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse

IntelliMatch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IntelliMatch 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 IntelliMatch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) HiPortfolio
1 4 (23.53%) Kondor+
1 4 (23.53%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) ISDN
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Spotfire
2 4 (23.53%) QlikView
2 4 (23.53%) MS Access
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) TestDirector
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) IntelliMatch Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IntelliMatch Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Fixed Income
1 4 (23.53%) STB
1 4 (23.53%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Fund Accounting
2 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) SunGard
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (23.53%) TIBCO
2 4 (23.53%) Reuters
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Vermilion
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) SmartStream