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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SunGard IntelliMatch Operational Control
Rank 618 582 568
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -14
Contract jobs citing IntelliMatch 8 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.058% 0.040%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.62% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 10
Average daily rate £550 £500 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £345 -
% change year-on-year
-18.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
4097 4813 4744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 9.29% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2407 2729 2442
Average daily rate £438 £446 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 38 59
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £27.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.57 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IntelliMatch within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IntelliMatch Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 7 £550 +4.76%
England -26 7 £550 +10.00%
Edinburgh - 1 £280 -
Scotland - 1 £280 -

IntelliMatch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Finance
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) SunGard
2 7 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 7 (50.00%) Hi Portfolio
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 7 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 7 (50.00%) Time Management
2 7 (50.00%) Fund Accounting
2 7 (50.00%) Vermilion
2 7 (50.00%) People Management
2 7 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Derivative
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Murex
6 2 (14.29%) Control-M
6 2 (14.29%) Sybase
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
6 2 (14.29%) Equities
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) SWIFT

IntelliMatch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Business Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Murex Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Equities
2 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Fund Accounting
1 7 (50.00%) People Management
1 7 (50.00%) Time Management
1 7 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) SunGard
1 7 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 7 (50.00%) Vermilion
2 3 (21.43%) Murex
3 2 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
4 1 (7.14%) Fidessa