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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Misys Summit
Rank 542 560 480
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -80
Contract jobs citing Summit 58 39 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.072% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.30% 0.80% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 50
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£465 £450 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -23.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £352 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £564 £803
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.46 - £17.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 - £17.23

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
4467 4876 4501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 9.05% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2523 2581 2277
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 62 79
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £49.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.61 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.96% -16.66%

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 June 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 23 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 June 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 +7 55 £450 - 26
London +7 31 £550 +1.14% 13
South West 0 20 £388 -8.82% 5
Exeter -3 18 £388 -8.82% 3
Devon -8 18 £388 -8.82% 5
City of London -2 5 £675 +20.00% 3
East of England +2 3 - - 3
Scotland +4 2 £458 -18.66% 1
Essex -4 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £458 -
Taunton +18 1 £373 +7.19%
Somerset +9 1 £373 -12.09%
Lancashire +5 1 £475 -23.84%
North West -20 1 £475 -23.84% 1
South Wales - 1 £575 -
Wales - 1 £575 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £575 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £475 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £708 -
Dereham - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £325 -

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (43.69%) SQL
2 36 (34.95%) ISO 14001
2 36 (34.95%) ISO 9001
3 28 (27.18%) UNIX
3 28 (27.18%) Banking
4 27 (26.21%) Derivative
5 26 (25.24%) Security Cleared
6 24 (23.30%) Front Office
7 19 (18.45%) Murex
8 17 (16.50%) Calypso
8 17 (16.50%) Finance
9 16 (15.53%) Java
10 15 (14.56%) Sybase
11 14 (13.59%) HTML
11 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
11 14 (13.59%) JIRA
11 14 (13.59%) EMIR
12 13 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (11.65%) Investment Banking
13 12 (11.65%) Business Analysis
14 11 (10.68%) XML
14 11 (10.68%) Migration
15 10 (9.71%) FATCA
16 9 (8.74%) Project Management
16 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
16 9 (8.74%) CSS
16 9 (8.74%) .NET
16 9 (8.74%) ISEB
16 9 (8.74%) Microsoft

Summit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) LiveLink
2 2 (1.94%) Liferay
2 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Photoshop
1 4 (3.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.91%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.94%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.94%) Finacle
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) HTTP
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) Firewall
2 1 (0.97%) 4G
2 1 (0.97%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (1.94%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.94%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (1.94%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.97%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.97%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) Informix
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.97%) MS Access
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) JIRA
2 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.88%) Subversion
5 2 (1.94%) Maven
5 2 (1.94%) JUnit
5 2 (1.94%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.94%) Spock
6 1 (0.97%) gulp
6 1 (0.97%) Toad
6 1 (0.97%) FxCop
6 1 (0.97%) StyleCop
General
1 28 (27.18%) Banking
2 24 (23.30%) Front Office
3 17 (16.50%) Finance
4 12 (11.65%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.77%) Financial Institution
6 7 (6.80%) Retail
7 6 (5.83%) French Language
8 3 (2.91%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.91%) Advertising
9 2 (1.94%) Legal
10 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (38.83%) Analyst
2 21 (20.39%) Business Analyst
3 17 (16.50%) Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Architect
6 7 (6.80%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Test Leader
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Summit Support Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.88%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) CRM Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) DBA
10 3 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Tester
10 3 (2.91%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.59%) HTML
2 11 (10.68%) XML
3 9 (8.74%) .NET
3 9 (8.74%) CSS
4 5 (4.85%) XSLT
4 5 (4.85%) CSS3
5 4 (3.88%) Web Services
5 4 (3.88%) HTML5
5 4 (3.88%) Spring
6 3 (2.91%) XML Schema
6 3 (2.91%) SOAP
6 3 (2.91%) RESTful
6 3 (2.91%) REST
7 2 (1.94%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Camel
7 2 (1.94%) Spring Boot
7 2 (1.94%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.94%) J2EE
7 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Derivative
2 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.91%) Market Risk
4 3 (2.91%) Replication
4 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.94%) Linked Data
5 2 (1.94%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.94%) GIS
6 1 (0.97%) RMADS
6 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.97%) BYOD
6 1 (0.97%) Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Wiki
6 1 (0.97%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.18%) UNIX
2 8 (7.77%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) AIX
5 1 (0.97%) Solaris
5 1 (0.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (11.65%) Business Analysis
3 11 (10.68%) Migration
4 9 (8.74%) Project Management
5 8 (7.77%) Software Testing
5 8 (7.77%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (5.83%) Web Development
7 6 (5.83%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
7 6 (5.83%) ETL
8 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.85%) UML
8 5 (4.85%) Change Management
8 5 (4.85%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.85%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.85%) User Stories
9 4 (3.88%) BDD
9 4 (3.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.69%) SQL
2 16 (15.53%) Java
3 8 (7.77%) C#
4 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.83%) C++
6 5 (4.85%) C
6 5 (4.85%) VB
7 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.91%) XQuery
8 3 (2.91%) XPath
9 2 (1.94%) Groovy
9 2 (1.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) PHP5
10 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (25.24%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.59%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.74%) ISEB
4 6 (5.83%) Degree
5 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.91%) CISSP
7 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.94%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (34.95%) ISO 9001
1 36 (34.95%) ISO 14001
2 14 (13.59%) EMIR
3 10 (9.71%) FATCA
4 5 (4.85%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (4.85%) QA
5 1 (0.97%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.97%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Murex
2 17 (16.50%) Calypso
3 15 (14.56%) Sybase
4 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.77%) IBM
5 8 (7.77%) Bloomberg
6 6 (5.83%) Oracle
7 5 (4.85%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.91%) SAP
8 3 (2.91%) Actuate
9 2 (1.94%) Fidessa
9 2 (1.94%) HP
9 2 (1.94%) Avaloq
9 2 (1.94%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (1.94%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.97%) Cognos
10 1 (0.97%) Informatica
10 1 (0.97%) Veritas
10 1 (0.97%) Reuters
10 1 (0.97%) LANSA
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