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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard Stream GMI
Rank 605 574 585
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Contract jobs citing SunGard GMI 13 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.023% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.26% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
4823 4663 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.28% 8.87% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2792 2511 2730
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 80 100
Average hourly rate £27.42 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.28% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.80 £45.00 £50.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 21 October 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 29 (100.00%) SunGard
2 18 (62.07%) Derivative
3 15 (51.72%) Banking
4 13 (44.83%) Investment Banking
5 9 (31.03%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Java
6 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (24.14%) iSeries
7 6 (20.69%) Back Office
7 6 (20.69%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) RPG
8 5 (17.24%) SQL
8 5 (17.24%) RPG IV
8 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) IBM
9 4 (13.79%) QA
9 4 (13.79%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (13.79%) Replication
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle
10 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
10 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (10.34%) Project Management
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
10 3 (10.34%) System Testing
11 2 (6.90%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 2 (6.90%) Rolfe and Nolan
11 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (3.45%) GoldenSource
12 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.45%) Quality Management

SunGard GMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 2 (6.90%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (3.45%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (51.72%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) Investment Banking
3 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 6 (20.69%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Front Office
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Project Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Derivative
2 7 (24.14%) iSeries
3 4 (13.79%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) AS400
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (10.34%) System Testing
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) RPG
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) EMIR
2 1 (3.45%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SunGard
2 5 (17.24%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) GoldenSource