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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard
Rank 561 528 491
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -37
Contract jobs citing SunGard 26 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.075% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 16
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£600 £550 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £381 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.00
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
23940 23150 21262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 45.61% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13687 12610 11157
Average daily rate £400 £388 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 966 1001 1261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 3 March 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 18 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 3 March 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 -20 25 £600 +9.09% 10
London -9 21 £625 +13.63% 10
City of London +5 9 £525 - 5
South East - 3 £500 -
Reading - 2 £600 -
Berkshire - 2 £600 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £450 -
Essex - 1 £450 -
Kent - - - -
North West - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 44 (53.01%) Finance
2 29 (34.94%) Banking
3 20 (24.10%) SunGard GMI
4 19 (22.89%) SQL
4 19 (22.89%) IntelliMatch
5 18 (21.69%) Investment Banking
6 17 (20.48%) Derivative
7 14 (16.87%) Business Analysis
7 14 (16.87%) Project Management
8 12 (14.46%) Java
9 11 (13.25%) Back Office
9 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.05%) IBM
10 10 (12.05%) iSeries
11 9 (10.84%) PRINCE2
11 9 (10.84%) Migration
11 9 (10.84%) Degree
12 8 (9.64%) C#
12 8 (9.64%) Oracle
12 8 (9.64%) Business Transformation
13 7 (8.43%) RPG IV
13 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
13 7 (8.43%) Calypso
13 7 (8.43%) RPG
13 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (7.23%) TOGAF
14 6 (7.23%) Replication
14 6 (7.23%) FTP
14 6 (7.23%) Change Management

SunGard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (24.10%) SunGard GMI
2 19 (22.89%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (6.02%) Global One
4 4 (4.82%) SunGard Martini
5 3 (3.61%) Aligne
5 3 (3.61%) Adaptiv
5 3 (3.61%) Front Arena
6 2 (2.41%) SunGard APT
6 2 (2.41%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.20%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 1 (1.20%) Markit EDM
7 1 (1.20%) Investran
7 1 (1.20%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.20%) PORTIA
7 1 (1.20%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.20%) thinkFolio
7 1 (1.20%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (1.20%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) FTP
2 2 (2.41%) Intranet
3 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.41%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) TestDirector
1 4 (4.82%) JIRA
2 2 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 44 (53.01%) Finance
2 29 (34.94%) Banking
3 18 (21.69%) Investment Banking
4 11 (13.25%) Back Office
5 5 (6.02%) Front Office
6 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 31 (37.35%) Analyst
2 28 (33.73%) Business Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.64%) Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) IntelliMatch Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Business Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.61%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Product Owner
10 2 (2.41%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Platform Manager
10 2 (2.41%) IntelliMatch Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) IT Business Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Derivative
2 10 (12.05%) iSeries
3 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.23%) Replication
5 4 (4.82%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.82%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.61%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.61%) Swaptions
6 3 (3.61%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.61%) Equities
7 2 (2.41%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.20%) Life Science
8 1 (1.20%) AS400
8 1 (1.20%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) UNIX
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
1 3 (3.61%) AIX
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Project Management
1 14 (16.87%) Business Analysis
2 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.84%) PRINCE2
3 9 (10.84%) Migration
4 8 (9.64%) Business Transformation
5 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.23%) TOGAF
6 6 (7.23%) Change Management
6 6 (7.23%) Change Data Capture
6 6 (7.23%) Quantitative Risk Management
7 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Test Management
8 4 (4.82%) Supplier Management
8 4 (4.82%) Business Development
8 4 (4.82%) Wealth Management
8 4 (4.82%) Workflow
8 4 (4.82%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.82%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) Java
3 8 (9.64%) C#
4 7 (8.43%) RPG
4 7 (8.43%) RPG IV
5 4 (4.82%) Perl
6 3 (3.61%) Python
7 2 (2.41%) C
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) ISEB
3 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
1 6 (7.23%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) Control-M
2 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) IBM
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 7 (8.43%) Calypso
4 5 (6.02%) Wall Street Systems
5 4 (4.82%) Murex
6 3 (3.61%) Fidessa
7 2 (2.41%) Fiserv
7 2 (2.41%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.41%) SAP
7 2 (2.41%) Sun
8 1 (1.20%) BI-SAM
8 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.20%) Yardi
8 1 (1.20%) Intel
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix
8 1 (1.20%) Informatica
8 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.20%) Charles River
8 1 (1.20%) SimCorp
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