The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SunGard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SunGard over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SunGard Data Systems, Inc.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SunGard
Rank 609 613 602
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing SunGard 15 33 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.060% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 40
Median daily rate £400 £688 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22572 23646 25687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 42.71% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13871 15133
Median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 979 1231
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

SunGard
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SunGard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

SunGard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SunGard
Daily Rate Trend

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

SunGard Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SunGard
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SunGard within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SunGard Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SunGard
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SunGard Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SunGard
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SunGard within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 15 £400 -42.85% 2
London -14 13 £525 -25.00% 2
Docklands, London - 2 - -
East of England +6 1 £375 -
Essex +6 1 £375 -
Chelmsford - 1 £375 -

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SunGard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SunGard.

1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 7 (23.33%) SunGard GMI
5 7 (23.33%) Retail
6 6 (20.00%) Front Office
7 5 (16.67%) Back Office
7 5 (16.67%) VMware
7 5 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
8 4 (13.33%) HP
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
8 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
8 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) Degree
8 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 4 (13.33%) Collateral Management
8 4 (13.33%) FIS
9 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
9 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.00%) Wall Street Systems
9 3 (10.00%) MiFID
9 3 (10.00%) Derivative
9 3 (10.00%) Summit
9 3 (10.00%) Asset Management

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) SunGard GMI
2 3 (10.00%) Summit
3 2 (6.67%) Front Arena
3 2 (6.67%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (6.67%) Markit EDM
4 1 (3.33%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (3.33%) Investran
4 1 (3.33%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (3.33%) SunGard APT
4 1 (3.33%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (3.33%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
3 9 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (23.33%) Retail
5 6 (20.00%) Front Office
6 5 (16.67%) Back Office
7 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.00%) Functional Architect
4 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Director
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Derivative
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.67%) Equities
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (3.33%) Fintech
4 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.33%) iSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
4 1 (3.33%) Swaptions
4 1 (3.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) VMS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.33%) Collateral Management
1 4 (13.33%) Project Management
2 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
3 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.33%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) Process Management
4 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL
6 1 (3.33%) RPG
6 1 (3.33%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) SnapMirror
2 1 (3.33%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) FIS
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Intel
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Avaloq
5 1 (3.33%) BISAM
5 1 (3.33%) Calypso
5 1 (3.33%) Charles River
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
5 1 (3.33%) Misys
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) SimCorp
5 1 (3.33%) Sun