The first table below looks at the demand for SunGard AvantGard skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SunGard AvantGard over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard AvantGard
Rank 587 569 574
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing SunGard AvantGard 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.059% 0.022% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £363
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
5098 4613 5320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.32% 9.05% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 2363 2560
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 80 56
Average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £12.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £50.00 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%

SunGard AvantGard
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SunGard AvantGard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

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

SunGard AvantGard Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SunGard AvantGard
Top 9 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SunGard AvantGard 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 SunGard AvantGard.

1 8 (100.00%) SunGard
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Cash Management
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office

SunGard AvantGard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SunGard AvantGard 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 SunGard AvantGard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SunGard
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle