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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SunGard
UK
Rank 575 603 576
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Contract jobs citing SunGard 12 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.054% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 23
Median daily rate £381 £675 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.51% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £725 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £450
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
20308 21642 23146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.27% 43.30% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12489 12731 13574
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 764 861 1016
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 5 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +16 12 £381 -43.51% 2
London -1 11 £388 -42.59% 2
Essex - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 £375 -
Chelmsford - 1 £375 -

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Investment Banking
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) SunGard GMI
5 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (21.74%) Front Office
6 4 (17.39%) Back Office
6 4 (17.39%) Collateral Management
7 3 (13.04%) Derivative
7 3 (13.04%) FIS
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) C#
7 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.70%) Front Arena
8 2 (8.70%) Retail
8 2 (8.70%) Degree
8 2 (8.70%) MiFID
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) VMware
8 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) Windows
8 2 (8.70%) Python
8 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (8.70%) Matrix 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 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) SunGard GMI
2 2 (8.70%) Front Arena
3 1 (4.35%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (4.35%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (4.35%) Markit EDM
3 1 (4.35%) SunGard APT
3 1 (4.35%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Investment Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Front Office
4 4 (17.39%) Back Office
5 2 (8.70%) Retail
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Functional Architect
4 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Director
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (13.04%) Derivative
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.35%) Swaptions
4 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) VMS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Collateral Management
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
2 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Use Case
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Contract Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.35%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.35%) People Management
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.35%) SnapMirror
1 1 (4.35%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) FIS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Calypso
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Sun