The first table below looks at the demand for Summit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Summit over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Summit
Rank 523 481 502
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +21
Contract jobs citing Summit 65 82 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.28% 1.79% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 56 73
Average daily rate
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£425 £538 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £333 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £800 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 -
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5064 4571 5312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.27% 8.94% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2603 2344 2575
Average daily rate £438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 76 58
Average hourly rate £31.77 £19.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.89% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.62 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.76%

Summit
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Summit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Summit
Daily Rate Trend

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

Summit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Summit
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Summit within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Summit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Summit
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Summit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Summit
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Summit within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England -51 61 £425 -20.93% 14
South West -10 30 £411 +17.50% 1
Devon -8 23 £398 +13.57%
London -27 20 £529 -11.87% 8
City of London -8 4 £523 -12.91% 1
South East - 2 £200 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £200 -
Bristol - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Warwickshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Warwick - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Summit 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 Summit.

1 62 (56.88%) ISO 9001
1 62 (56.88%) ISO 14001
2 37 (33.94%) Security Cleared
3 30 (27.52%) SC Cleared
4 26 (23.85%) SQL
5 17 (15.60%) Finance
5 17 (15.60%) Murex
6 16 (14.68%) Risk Management
7 14 (12.84%) Front Office
8 13 (11.93%) Banking
9 12 (11.01%) Derivative
10 11 (10.09%) Degree
10 11 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (10.09%) Project Management
11 10 (9.17%) Windows
11 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2
11 10 (9.17%) Investment Banking
11 10 (9.17%) Business Analysis
12 9 (8.26%) Workflow
12 9 (8.26%) Information Security
12 9 (8.26%) CSS
12 9 (8.26%) HTML
12 9 (8.26%) Calypso
12 9 (8.26%) Analytics
13 8 (7.34%) CSS3
13 8 (7.34%) HTML5
13 8 (7.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
13 8 (7.34%) Back Office
13 8 (7.34%) Migration

Summit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Summit 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 Summit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.67%) Apache
1 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.75%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.83%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.83%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Project
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) Internet
2 4 (3.67%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (3.67%) VoLTE
2 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.67%) DNS
2 4 (3.67%) Wireless
3 1 (0.92%) LTE
3 1 (0.92%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.92%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.59%) MySQL
2 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.67%) QlikView
4 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.83%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.92%) UniData
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.59%) JIRA
3 4 (3.67%) Hudson
3 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.67%) Subversion
4 2 (1.83%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Front Office
3 13 (11.93%) Banking
4 10 (9.17%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.34%) Back Office
6 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.75%) Legal
7 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.83%) Publishing
8 2 (1.83%) Local Government
9 1 (0.92%) Retail
9 1 (0.92%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Analyst
2 23 (21.10%) Developer
3 11 (10.09%) Project Manager
4 10 (9.17%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Consultant
5 6 (5.50%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (4.59%) Administrator
6 5 (4.59%) Test Manager
6 5 (4.59%) Architect
7 4 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Solutions Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) Flex Developer
7 4 (3.67%) Service Manager
7 4 (3.67%) Change Manager
7 4 (3.67%) Security Analyst
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (2.75%) Quantitative Analyst
8 3 (2.75%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.75%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) CSS
1 9 (8.26%) HTML
2 8 (7.34%) CSS3
2 8 (7.34%) HTML5
3 7 (6.42%) XML
4 5 (4.59%) Web Services
5 4 (3.67%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.75%) Dojo
6 3 (2.75%) JSP
6 3 (2.75%) .NET
6 3 (2.75%) REST
7 2 (1.83%) Murex MxML
7 2 (1.83%) XSLT
7 2 (1.83%) Murex Flex
8 1 (0.92%) Ajax
8 1 (0.92%) jQuery
8 1 (0.92%) Google Maps API
8 1 (0.92%) LINQ
8 1 (0.92%) Django
8 1 (0.92%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Derivative
2 8 (7.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.50%) Credit Risk
3 6 (5.50%) CESG
4 5 (4.59%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (4.59%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.75%) RIA
6 3 (2.75%) RMADS
7 2 (1.83%) Open Source
7 2 (1.83%) PMI
7 2 (1.83%) GIS
7 2 (1.83%) Energy Derivatives
7 2 (1.83%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.92%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.92%) Swaptions
8 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Windows
2 7 (6.42%) Linux
3 5 (4.59%) UNIX
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.68%) Risk Management
2 11 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (10.09%) Project Management
3 10 (9.17%) PRINCE2
3 10 (9.17%) Business Analysis
4 9 (8.26%) Workflow
4 9 (8.26%) Information Security
4 9 (8.26%) Analytics
5 8 (7.34%) Migration
6 7 (6.42%) Test Management
6 7 (6.42%) Change Management
7 6 (5.50%) Information Assurance
7 6 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.50%) Network Planning
8 5 (4.59%) Automated Testing
9 4 (3.67%) DevOps
9 4 (3.67%) ITIL
9 4 (3.67%) Scrum
9 4 (3.67%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (2.75%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.42%) Java
4 5 (4.59%) Ruby
4 5 (4.59%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.59%) C++
5 4 (3.67%) VB
5 4 (3.67%) C#
6 2 (1.83%) VBA
6 2 (1.83%) PHP
7 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.92%) Perl
7 1 (0.92%) C
7 1 (0.92%) ABAP
7 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (33.94%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.52%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.09%) Degree
4 6 (5.50%) ISEB
5 5 (4.59%) CISSP
6 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.83%) SSCP
8 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.92%) PMP
9 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (56.88%) ISO 9001
1 62 (56.88%) ISO 14001
2 6 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.59%) QA
4 3 (2.75%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.83%) EMIR
5 2 (1.83%) P3O
6 1 (0.92%) SLA
6 1 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.83%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.60%) Murex
2 9 (8.26%) Calypso
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle
4 5 (4.59%) VMware
4 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco
6 3 (2.75%) Sophis
6 3 (2.75%) Sybase
7 2 (1.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (1.83%) Juniper
7 2 (1.83%) HP
7 2 (1.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.92%) Huawei
8 1 (0.92%) Google
8 1 (0.92%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.92%) Remedy
8 1 (0.92%) Vignette
8 1 (0.92%) Adobe
8 1 (0.92%) Misys
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
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