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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SunGard over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 571 535 473
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -62
Contract jobs citing SunGard 36 47 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.089% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 40
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £420 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £565 £443
% change year-on-year
-38.05% +27.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.51
UK excluding London average 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
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SunGard
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SunGard within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SunGard within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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 -36 36 £525 -4.54% 11
London -20 33 £525 -2.32% 8
City of London +5 12 £538 -17.30% 2
Canary Wharf - 3 £525 -
East of England - 2 £300 - 2
Essex - 2 £300 - 2
Surrey - 1 £413 - 1
Woking - 1 £413 -
South East - 1 £413 - 1

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SunGard 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.

1 45 (67.16%) Finance
2 31 (46.27%) SQL
3 18 (26.87%) SunGard GMI
4 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
5 15 (22.39%) C#
6 14 (20.90%) Perl
7 13 (19.40%) Banking
8 12 (17.91%) Derivative
8 12 (17.91%) Front Office
9 11 (16.42%) Migration
9 11 (16.42%) Java
9 11 (16.42%) IntelliMatch
10 9 (13.43%) UNIX
10 9 (13.43%) Python
10 9 (13.43%) Fixed Income
10 9 (13.43%) Front Arena
11 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
11 8 (11.94%) Global One
11 8 (11.94%) Project Management
11 8 (11.94%) Hedge funds
12 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
12 7 (10.45%) VBA
12 7 (10.45%) Investment Banking
13 6 (8.96%) UniBasic
13 6 (8.96%) QA
13 6 (8.96%) XML
14 5 (7.46%) RPG
14 5 (7.46%) Murex
14 5 (7.46%) IBM
14 5 (7.46%) Replication

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SunGard 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (26.87%) SunGard GMI
2 11 (16.42%) IntelliMatch
3 9 (13.43%) Front Arena
4 8 (11.94%) Global One
5 2 (2.99%) Adaptiv
5 2 (2.99%) SunGard Martini
5 2 (2.99%) SunGard AvantGard
5 2 (2.99%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.49%) Markit EDM
6 1 (1.49%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (1.49%) SunGard Stream Ubix
6 1 (1.49%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (1.49%) SunGard APT
6 1 (1.49%) Investran
6 1 (1.49%) Loanet
6 1 (1.49%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (1.49%) Findur
6 1 (1.49%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (1.49%) thinkFolio
6 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) UniData
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.99%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.99%) MS Access
3 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 45 (67.16%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Banking
3 12 (17.91%) Front Office
4 7 (10.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Back Office
6 2 (2.99%) French Language
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Analyst
2 24 (35.82%) Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.43%) Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) IntelliMatch Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Test Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Business Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
11 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Derivative
2 9 (13.43%) Fixed Income
3 8 (11.94%) Hedge funds
4 5 (7.46%) Replication
4 5 (7.46%) iSeries
4 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.97%) Swaptions
6 3 (4.48%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.99%) Equities
7 2 (2.99%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.49%) AS400
8 1 (1.49%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) UNIX
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Migration
2 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
2 8 (11.94%) Project Management
3 5 (7.46%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
4 4 (5.97%) Release Management
4 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.97%) Change Management
5 3 (4.48%) Workflow
5 3 (4.48%) Wealth Management
6 2 (2.99%) Data Management
6 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.99%) Stress Testing
6 2 (2.99%) Test Management
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.99%) Product Management
6 2 (2.99%) Cash Management
6 2 (2.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) SQL
2 15 (22.39%) C#
3 14 (20.90%) Perl
4 11 (16.42%) Java
5 9 (13.43%) Python
6 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
6 7 (10.45%) VBA
7 6 (8.96%) UniBasic
8 5 (7.46%) RPG
8 5 (7.46%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Murex
1 5 (7.46%) IBM
1 5 (7.46%) Wall Street Systems
2 2 (2.99%) CODA
2 2 (2.99%) Cognos
2 2 (2.99%) Calypso
2 2 (2.99%) Fidessa
2 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) BI-SAM
3 1 (1.49%) Yardi
3 1 (1.49%) Sun
3 1 (1.49%) Reuters
3 1 (1.49%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.49%) Charles River
3 1 (1.49%) OpenLink
3 1 (1.49%) SimCorp
3 1 (1.49%) Sophis
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