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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Stream GMI
Rank 589 562 592
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +30
Contract jobs citing SunGard GMI 7 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.038% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.43% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 3
Average daily rate
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£625 £468 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.68% -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
4979 4667 5543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.79% 8.85% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2735 2461 2753
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 80 78
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.11% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £10.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -45.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 25 (100.00%) SunGard
2 12 (48.00%) Derivative
3 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 11 (44.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Back Office
5 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (16.00%) QA
8 3 (12.00%) System Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle
8 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (8.00%) EMIR
9 2 (8.00%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (8.00%) MVC
9 2 (8.00%) Project Management
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.00%) C#
9 2 (8.00%) HTML

SunGard GMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rolfe and Nolan
1 2 (8.00%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (4.00%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
1 11 (44.00%) Investment Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) jQuery
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Derivative
2 2 (8.00%) Equities
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) System Testing
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C#
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) EMIR
2 2 (8.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SunGard
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Sencha
4 1 (4.00%) GoldenSource