The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Misys Summit
Rank 568 551 495
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -56
Contract jobs citing Summit 34 47 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.78% 1.00% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 30
Average daily rate
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£575 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £373 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £685 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £444 £311
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.00 -

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
4364 4698 4357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.83% 8.61% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2439 2633 2211
Average daily rate £450 £425 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 78
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £14.55 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.34 £53.25 £57.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

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 28 April 2015.

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 13 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 28 April 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
England -14 34 £575 +12.74% 22
London 0 21 £600 -2.04% 13
South West -3 8 £355 -16.47%
Exeter +2 7 £355 -16.47%
Devon -7 7 £355 -16.47%
Hampshire - 3 £475 -
South East - 3 £475 - 3
City of London +10 2 £563 -8.16% 3
East of England - 2 - - 3
Essex - 2 - -
Havant - 2 £475 -
Somerset +3 1 £725 +65.71%
Taunton -2 1 £725 +65.71%

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 45 (47.87%) ISO 9001
1 45 (47.87%) ISO 14001
2 40 (42.55%) SQL
3 35 (37.23%) Security Cleared
4 30 (31.91%) SC Cleared
5 24 (25.53%) UNIX
6 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (22.34%) Derivative
7 19 (20.21%) Java
8 18 (19.15%) Front Office
9 16 (17.02%) Banking
10 15 (15.96%) JIRA
11 13 (13.83%) Sybase
12 12 (12.77%) Degree
13 11 (11.70%) XML
14 10 (10.64%) Linux
14 10 (10.64%) Finance
15 9 (9.57%) .NET
15 9 (9.57%) C++
15 9 (9.57%) HTML
15 9 (9.57%) Calypso
15 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
16 8 (8.51%) Software Testing
16 8 (8.51%) Computer Science
16 8 (8.51%) C#
16 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
16 8 (8.51%) Oracle
17 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
17 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
17 7 (7.45%) Migration

Summit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.06%) CMS
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.19%) Temenos T24
1 3 (3.19%) Finacle
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects XI
1 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.13%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.06%) DataStage
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.06%) Informix
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.06%) MS Access
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) JIRA
2 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.19%) Spock
5 3 (3.19%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.19%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Toad
7 1 (1.06%) WATIR
7 1 (1.06%) Selenium
7 1 (1.06%) Sahi
7 1 (1.06%) FxCop
7 1 (1.06%) StyleCop
General
1 18 (19.15%) Front Office
2 16 (17.02%) Banking
3 10 (10.64%) Finance
4 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
5 7 (7.45%) Retail
6 6 (6.38%) French Language
7 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
8 3 (3.19%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.06%) International Banking
9 1 (1.06%) Marketing
9 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Analyst
2 19 (20.21%) Developer
3 10 (10.64%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.45%) Tester
4 7 (7.45%) Architect
5 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.38%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Summit Support Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Technical Leader
6 5 (5.32%) Consultant
7 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.26%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Security Officer
8 3 (3.19%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.19%) CRM Architect
8 3 (3.19%) LoadRunner Tester
8 3 (3.19%) Summit Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) XML
2 9 (9.57%) HTML
2 9 (9.57%) .NET
3 6 (6.38%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) JSON
4 4 (4.26%) RESTful
5 3 (3.19%) HTML5
5 3 (3.19%) CSS
5 3 (3.19%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (3.19%) Spring
5 3 (3.19%) CSS3
5 3 (3.19%) Apache Camel
5 3 (3.19%) Spring Boot
6 2 (2.13%) WinForms
6 2 (2.13%) SOAP
6 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.06%) WPF
7 1 (1.06%) Castor
7 1 (1.06%) PLINQ
7 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Derivative
2 8 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) RIA
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Data Extraction
5 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.19%) Linked Data
6 3 (3.19%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.13%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.06%) Open Source
8 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.06%) Social Media
8 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.06%) GIS
8 1 (1.06%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.53%) UNIX
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) AIX
4 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (8.51%) Software Testing
3 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
3 7 (7.45%) Migration
4 6 (6.38%) Information Security
4 6 (6.38%) Line Management
5 5 (5.32%) User Stories
5 5 (5.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (5.32%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (5.32%) Business Analysis
5 5 (5.32%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.26%) Information Security Management
6 4 (4.26%) Security Management
6 4 (4.26%) CRM
6 4 (4.26%) ETL
6 4 (4.26%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.26%) Data Migration
6 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.19%) Load Testing
7 3 (3.19%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.55%) SQL
2 19 (20.21%) Java
3 9 (9.57%) C++
4 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.51%) C#
5 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.38%) C
7 5 (5.32%) VB
8 3 (3.19%) Groovy
9 2 (2.13%) VBA
9 2 (2.13%) Perl
10 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) Security Cleared
2 30 (31.91%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) Degree
4 5 (5.32%) ISEB
5 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.06%) CISSP
6 1 (1.06%) SSCP
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (47.87%) ISO 9001
1 45 (47.87%) ISO 14001
2 6 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.38%) FATCA
2 6 (6.38%) EMIR
3 5 (5.32%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.13%) Control-M
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Sybase
2 9 (9.57%) Calypso
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.38%) Murex
5 6 (6.38%) IBM
5 6 (6.38%) SAP
6 5 (5.32%) Business Objects
6 5 (5.32%) HP
7 3 (3.19%) Actuate
7 3 (3.19%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.19%) Remedy
7 3 (3.19%) VMware
7 3 (3.19%) Cognos
7 3 (3.19%) Informatica
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.19%) Avaloq
8 2 (2.13%) DevExpress
8 2 (2.13%) Misys
8 2 (2.13%) BMC
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