The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard IntelliMatch Operational Control
Rank 565 543 537
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Contract jobs citing IntelliMatch 23 13 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.027% 0.079%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.47% 0.30% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 33
Average daily rate £500 £513 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £700
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
4843 4344 5605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.60% 9.09% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2736 2219 2778
Average daily rate £425 £443 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -1.66%
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 41 76 78
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £68.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 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 -24 23 £500 -2.43% 1
England -25 23 £500 -2.43% 1
City of London -3 12 £500 -
Canary Wharf - - - -

IntelliMatch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (43.33%) SunGard
3 13 (43.33%) Perl
4 11 (36.67%) Banking
5 9 (30.00%) Derivative
5 9 (30.00%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) Java
6 8 (26.67%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) Investment Banking
6 8 (26.67%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 7 (23.33%) Migration
7 7 (23.33%) Calypso
7 7 (23.33%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) Front Office
8 4 (13.33%) SunGard GMI
9 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (6.67%) Sun
10 2 (6.67%) Murex
10 2 (6.67%) UNIX
10 2 (6.67%) Windows
10 2 (6.67%) Sybase
10 2 (6.67%) Project Management
10 2 (6.67%) Back Office
10 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.67%) Workflow

IntelliMatch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 4 (13.33%) SunGard GMI
3 2 (6.67%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 11 (36.67%) Banking
2 8 (26.67%) Investment Banking
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Front Office
4 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) IntelliMatch Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) IntelliMatch Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Derivative
2 2 (6.67%) Equities
3 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (10.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) Data Management
4 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) Perl
3 8 (26.67%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) SunGard
2 7 (23.33%) Calypso
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) Sun
3 2 (6.67%) Murex
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Sophis