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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Misys Summit
Rank 558 554 451
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -103
Contract jobs citing Summit 39 39 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.072% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.91% 0.82% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 54
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£475 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £342 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £699
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £425 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.64% +28.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.46 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+2.39% -

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
4269 4754 4350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 8.77% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2436 2633 2184
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 78
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £52.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

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 May 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 20 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 May 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 38 £475 +5.55% 26
London +19 17 £675 +12.50% 16
South West +9 16 £373 -6.28%
Exeter +3 14 £355 -16.47%
Devon -4 14 £355 -16.47%
City of London +4 5 £675 +10.20% 4
South East - 3 £475 - 2
Hampshire - 3 £475 -
Somerset +10 2 £549 +57.91%
Taunton +9 2 £549 +57.91%
Havant - 2 £475 -
Lancashire +10 1 £475 -34.70%
North West -11 1 £475 -34.70% 2
Dereham - 1 - - 1
South Wales - 1 £575 -
Wales - 1 £575 -
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Newport - 1 £575 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 - - 4

Summit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 43 (46.74%) SQL
2 40 (43.48%) ISO 9001
2 40 (43.48%) ISO 14001
3 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 27 (29.35%) Derivative
5 25 (27.17%) UNIX
6 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 18 (19.57%) Banking
8 17 (18.48%) Front Office
9 16 (17.39%) Java
10 15 (16.30%) JIRA
11 14 (15.22%) HTML
12 13 (14.13%) Sybase
12 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (13.04%) Finance
13 12 (13.04%) Migration
13 12 (13.04%) XML
13 12 (13.04%) EMIR
14 11 (11.96%) Calypso
15 9 (9.78%) Degree
16 8 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 8 (8.70%) Investment Banking
16 8 (8.70%) FATCA
16 8 (8.70%) C#
16 8 (8.70%) .NET
17 7 (7.61%) CSS
17 7 (7.61%) IBM
17 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
17 7 (7.61%) Information Security
17 7 (7.61%) Data Cleansing

Summit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (3.26%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.17%) Liferay
2 2 (2.17%) LiveLink
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Finacle
1 3 (3.26%) Temenos T24
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Internet
2 3 (3.26%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
1 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) Informix
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.09%) MS Access
3 1 (1.09%) DataStage
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) JIRA
2 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.26%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.26%) Maven
4 3 (3.26%) Spock
5 2 (2.17%) Subversion
5 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.09%) Toad
6 1 (1.09%) FxCop
6 1 (1.09%) StyleCop
General
1 18 (19.57%) Banking
2 17 (18.48%) Front Office
3 12 (13.04%) Finance
4 8 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 7 (7.61%) Retail
6 6 (6.52%) French Language
6 6 (6.52%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Business Analyst
4 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Architect
6 6 (6.52%) Summit Support Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Security Officer
7 4 (4.35%) Test Leader
7 4 (4.35%) Tester
7 4 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Consultant
8 3 (3.26%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.26%) CRM Architect
8 3 (3.26%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) HTML
2 12 (13.04%) XML
3 8 (8.70%) .NET
4 7 (7.61%) CSS
5 5 (5.43%) Web Services
6 4 (4.35%) RESTful
6 4 (4.35%) HTML5
7 3 (3.26%) SOAP
7 3 (3.26%) XSLT
7 3 (3.26%) XML Schema
7 3 (3.26%) REST
7 3 (3.26%) CSS3
7 3 (3.26%) Spring
7 3 (3.26%) JSON
7 3 (3.26%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.26%) Apache Camel
7 3 (3.26%) Spring Boot
8 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.17%) WinForms
9 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) Derivative
2 5 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Data Extraction
4 3 (3.26%) Linked Data
4 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.17%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.17%) GIS
5 2 (2.17%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.09%) Social Media
6 1 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.09%) RMADS
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) RIA
6 1 (1.09%) Wiki
6 1 (1.09%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.17%) UNIX
2 6 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (1.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.04%) Migration
3 7 (7.61%) Information Security
3 7 (7.61%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (7.61%) Business Analysis
4 6 (6.52%) Web Development
4 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis
4 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
4 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
5 5 (5.43%) Project Management
5 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (5.43%) Automated Testing
6 4 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 4 (4.35%) Information Security Management
6 4 (4.35%) Security Management
6 4 (4.35%) Change Management
6 4 (4.35%) ETL
6 4 (4.35%) CRM
7 3 (3.26%) OO
7 3 (3.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.74%) SQL
2 16 (17.39%) Java
3 8 (8.70%) C#
4 6 (6.52%) C++
4 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.43%) C
5 5 (5.43%) VB
5 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.26%) XQuery
6 3 (3.26%) Groovy
6 3 (3.26%) XPath
7 2 (2.17%) VBA
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) PHP
8 1 (1.09%) Python
8 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.09%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.78%) Degree
4 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) ISEB
5 3 (3.26%) CISSP
6 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) SSCP
7 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (43.48%) ISO 9001
1 40 (43.48%) ISO 14001
2 12 (13.04%) EMIR
3 8 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.70%) FATCA
4 5 (5.43%) QA
4 5 (5.43%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.09%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.09%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) Sybase
2 11 (11.96%) Calypso
3 7 (7.61%) IBM
3 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.52%) Murex
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle
5 5 (5.43%) Business Objects
6 4 (4.35%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.35%) SAP
7 3 (3.26%) HP
7 3 (3.26%) Actuate
7 3 (3.26%) Avaloq
8 2 (2.17%) DevExpress
8 2 (2.17%) Misys
9 1 (1.09%) Cognos
9 1 (1.09%) Informatica
9 1 (1.09%) Reuters
9 1 (1.09%) Syncfusion
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £650 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 20 days ago