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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SunGard
Rank 627 635 572
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -63
Contract jobs citing SunGard 33 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.068% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 23
Median daily rate £425 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £623 £616
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
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
24383 25108 24277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.16% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14778 13404
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1086 1062
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 14 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 27 July 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 -36 17 £418 -20.47% 4
Scotland - 16 £425 -
London -9 13 £394 -31.52% 3
Glasgow - 10 £350 -
Stirling - 6 £425 -
Hounslow - 3 - -
South East +3 2 £418 +1.21% 1
Surrey +1 2 £418 +1.21%
East of England +9 1 £410 +26.15%
Essex -7 1 £410 +26.15%
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Leeds - 1 £500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £410 -

SunGard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 31 (43.66%) SQL
3 25 (35.21%) Banking
4 19 (26.76%) HP
5 17 (23.94%) Retail
6 15 (21.13%) Windows
6 15 (21.13%) Investment Banking
7 12 (16.90%) Summit
8 11 (15.49%) Linux
9 10 (14.08%) Unix
9 10 (14.08%) Oracle
9 10 (14.08%) QA
9 10 (14.08%) IntelliMatch
10 9 (12.68%) SunGard GMI
10 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.68%) Perl
10 9 (12.68%) Fixed Income
10 9 (12.68%) VMware
10 9 (12.68%) Front Office
10 9 (12.68%) Back Office
10 9 (12.68%) Project Management
10 9 (12.68%) SDLC
11 8 (11.27%) Java
11 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
12 7 (9.86%) Global One
12 7 (9.86%) Asset Management
12 7 (9.86%) Fund Accounting
12 7 (9.86%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
13 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing

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 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) SAS
3 3 (4.23%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Summit
2 10 (14.08%) IntelliMatch
3 9 (12.68%) SunGard GMI
4 7 (9.86%) Global One
4 7 (9.86%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 4 (5.63%) SunGard Martini
6 3 (4.23%) Hi Portfolio
7 2 (2.82%) Loan IQ
7 2 (2.82%) Markit EDM
7 2 (2.82%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (2.82%) SunGard Stream Ubix
7 2 (2.82%) Temenos T24
8 1 (1.41%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (1.41%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (1.41%) Front Arena
8 1 (1.41%) Investran
8 1 (1.41%) ION MarketView
8 1 (1.41%) SunGard APT
8 1 (1.41%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Data Mart
2 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.63%) UniData
3 3 (4.23%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.41%) HSQLDB
4 1 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.41%) OLAP
4 1 (1.41%) QlikView
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.41%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Log4j
3 1 (1.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 25 (35.21%) Banking
3 17 (23.94%) Retail
4 15 (21.13%) Investment Banking
5 9 (12.68%) Back Office
5 9 (12.68%) Front Office
6 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.82%) Legal
7 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) Business Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Applications Support
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Development Officer
7 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Business Continuity Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Middle Office Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Middle Office Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.23%) UAT Lead
8 3 (4.23%) UAT Test Lead
9 2 (2.82%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Systems Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Middleware
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.82%) JMS
2 2 (2.82%) Spring
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.41%) COM
3 1 (1.41%) GWT
3 1 (1.41%) J2EE
3 1 (1.41%) JDBC
3 1 (1.41%) JPA
3 1 (1.41%) JSP
3 1 (1.41%) JSTL
3 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.41%) Servlets
3 1 (1.41%) Spring Integration
3 1 (1.41%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Fixed Income
2 6 (8.45%) Derivative
3 5 (7.04%) Equities
3 5 (7.04%) SWIFT
4 4 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.63%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.82%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.41%) AS400
7 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.41%) iPhone
7 1 (1.41%) iSeries
7 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Linux
3 10 (14.08%) Unix
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.41%) Android
7 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.68%) Project Management
1 9 (12.68%) SDLC
2 7 (9.86%) Asset Management
2 7 (9.86%) Fund Accounting
3 6 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (7.04%) Regression Testing
4 5 (7.04%) Time Management
5 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.63%) Investment Management
5 4 (5.63%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (4.23%) People Management
6 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) SQL
2 9 (12.68%) Perl
3 8 (11.27%) Java
4 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.23%) C
5 3 (4.23%) C#
6 1 (1.41%) C++
6 1 (1.41%) COBOL
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) RPG
6 1 (1.41%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Degree
1 2 (2.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) MiFID
3 1 (1.41%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Control-M
2 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) HP
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.45%) CheckPoint
5 6 (8.45%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) Charles River
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.63%) xMatters
8 3 (4.23%) Calypso
8 3 (4.23%) IBM
8 3 (4.23%) Intel
8 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.23%) Vermilion
9 2 (2.82%) BISAM
9 2 (2.82%) Fidessa
9 2 (2.82%) ION Trading
9 2 (2.82%) Misys
9 2 (2.82%) Murex
9 2 (2.82%) SimCorp