The table below looks at the statistics for SunGard GMI 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 GMI over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Stream GMI
Rank 586 555 577
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Contract jobs citing SunGard GMI 14 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.037% 0.015%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.42% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£600 £468 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -25.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £428 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
5059 4731 5452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.10% 8.86% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2644 2494 2683
Average daily rate £450 £434 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £581
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 88 67
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.11% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £11.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -14.58%

SunGard GMI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SunGard GMI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SunGard GMI
Daily Rate Trend

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

SunGard GMI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SunGard GMI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SunGard GMI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SunGard GMI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SunGard GMI
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SunGard GMI within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 14 £600 +26.31%
London -10 12 £600 +26.31%

SunGard GMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SunGard GMI 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 GMI.

1 26 (100.00%) SunGard
2 12 (46.15%) Derivative
3 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 11 (42.31%) Investment Banking
4 7 (26.92%) Back Office
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (15.38%) QA
7 3 (11.54%) System Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
8 2 (7.69%) EMIR
8 2 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.69%) C#
8 2 (7.69%) HTML

SunGard GMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SunGard GMI 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 GMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 2 (7.69%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (3.85%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (42.31%) Banking
1 11 (42.31%) Investment Banking
2 7 (26.92%) Back Office
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (11.54%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) jQuery
1 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Derivative
2 2 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) System Testing
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
1 2 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) EMIR
2 2 (7.69%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SunGard
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) GoldenSource
4 1 (3.85%) Sencha