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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SunGard
Rank 604 592 565
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Contract jobs citing SunGard 37 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.071% 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 34
Median daily rate £550 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £275 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £250 £565
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -55.75%
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
24663 25266 24466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.37% 45.16% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15181 14387 13824
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 791 1124 1058
Median hourly rate £19.62 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.04% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.52 £42.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 10 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 6 May 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 -35 28 £550 +4.76% 10
London -31 21 £563 +7.14% 7
Scotland 0 9 £450 +80.00% 1
Essex - 6 £550 -
East of England - 6 £550 -
Stirling - 5 £438 -
City of London +31 4 £575 +9.52% 2
Glasgow - 4 £475 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £410 -
South East - 1 £520 - 3

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 37 (50.00%) Finance
2 29 (39.19%) SQL
3 23 (31.08%) Banking
4 19 (25.68%) Windows
5 18 (24.32%) Derivative
6 15 (20.27%) SunGard GMI
6 15 (20.27%) Front Office
6 15 (20.27%) Fixed Income
7 14 (18.92%) Investment Banking
7 14 (18.92%) IntelliMatch
8 13 (17.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (16.22%) TIBCO
9 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 11 (14.86%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 10 (13.51%) Time Management
11 10 (13.51%) People Management
11 10 (13.51%) Oracle
11 10 (13.51%) C#
11 10 (13.51%) HP
11 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (10.81%) Spotfire
13 8 (10.81%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (10.81%) Windows Vista
13 8 (10.81%) Translating Business Requirements
13 8 (10.81%) SWIFT
13 8 (10.81%) Vermilion
13 8 (10.81%) Fund Accounting
13 8 (10.81%) Hi Portfolio
13 8 (10.81%) Project 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.76%) SAS
3 4 (5.41%) JBoss
4 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (20.27%) SunGard GMI
2 14 (18.92%) IntelliMatch
3 11 (14.86%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 8 (10.81%) Hi Portfolio
5 7 (9.46%) Front Arena
6 6 (8.11%) Global One
7 5 (6.76%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 4 (5.41%) Summit
8 4 (5.41%) SunGard Martini
9 3 (4.05%) Loan IQ
10 2 (2.70%) Adaptiv
10 2 (2.70%) Aligne
10 2 (2.70%) Temenos T24
11 1 (1.35%) CODA-Financials
11 1 (1.35%) ION MarketView
11 1 (1.35%) Markit EDM
11 1 (1.35%) SimCorp Dimension
11 1 (1.35%) SunGard APT
11 1 (1.35%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Intranet
2 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.81%) Spotfire
4 4 (5.41%) Data Mart
4 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.41%) UniData
5 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.35%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.35%) OLAP
5 1 (1.35%) QlikView
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) JUnit
1 1 (1.35%) Log4j
1 1 (1.35%) Maven
1 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (31.08%) Banking
3 15 (20.27%) Front Office
4 14 (18.92%) Investment Banking
5 8 (10.81%) Back Office
6 6 (8.11%) Retail
7 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.70%) Legal
8 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.35%) International Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Analyst
2 21 (28.38%) Business Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Middle Office Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Middle Office Business Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Derivatives Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.70%) IT Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (9.46%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (6.76%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (5.41%) Memcached
4 4 (5.41%) Middleware
5 3 (4.05%) .NET
5 3 (4.05%) FpML
5 3 (4.05%) Web Services
6 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.70%) JMS
6 2 (2.70%) Spring
7 1 (1.35%) GWT
7 1 (1.35%) HornetQ
7 1 (1.35%) JAXB
7 1 (1.35%) JMX
7 1 (1.35%) JPA
7 1 (1.35%) JSTL
7 1 (1.35%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.35%) WPF
7 1 (1.35%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Derivative
2 15 (20.27%) Fixed Income
3 13 (17.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (10.81%) SWIFT
5 7 (9.46%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (9.46%) Hedge funds
6 4 (5.41%) Equities
7 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.70%) iPhone
8 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.35%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.35%) Reinsurance
9 1 (1.35%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) Windows Vista
3 7 (9.46%) Unix
3 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.11%) Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Android
5 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.35%) AIX
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.51%) People Management
1 10 (13.51%) Time Management
2 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.81%) Fund Accounting
2 8 (10.81%) Project Management
2 8 (10.81%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (8.11%) SDLC
4 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.41%) Investment Management
4 4 (5.41%) Multithreading
4 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.05%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (2.70%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.70%) Server Building
6 2 (2.70%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) C#
3 8 (10.81%) Java
4 7 (9.46%) Perl
4 7 (9.46%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.41%) Python
6 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.70%) C
8 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) EMIR
2 1 (1.35%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Control-M
2 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) TIBCO
2 10 (13.51%) HP
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Oracle
3 8 (10.81%) Vermilion
4 7 (9.46%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.46%) Cisco
4 7 (9.46%) VMware
5 5 (6.76%) Bloomberg
6 4 (5.41%) Calypso
7 3 (4.05%) Murex
8 2 (2.70%) arcserve
8 2 (2.70%) ION Trading
8 2 (2.70%) Reuters
8 2 (2.70%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.70%) Sybase
8 2 (2.70%) Temenos
8 2 (2.70%) Veeam
9 1 (1.35%) BISAM
9 1 (1.35%) Sencha
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