The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TSYS 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 TSYS over the 3 months to 9 February 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 Total System Services, Inc.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TSYS
Rank 611 610 584
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing TSYS 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.025% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £462 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
22102 23646 22499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.93% 45.78% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13177 13728 12376
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 856 998 981
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

TSYS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TSYS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

TSYS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TSYS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TSYS within the UK.

TSYS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TSYS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TSYS within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

TSYS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TSYS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TSYS within the UK.

TSYS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TSYS
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TSYS within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +15 11 £473 +5.11%
England -25 11 £473 +5.11% 3
City of London - 1 £950 -

TSYS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing TSYS 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 TSYS.

1 8 (38.10%) Advertising
1 8 (38.10%) ISO20022
2 7 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
3 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) ATM
4 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 3 (14.29%) SEPA
5 3 (14.29%) ISEB
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) BASE24
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) VisionPLUS
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) SAS
6 2 (9.52%) Big Data
6 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (9.52%) Data Governance

TSYS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing TSYS 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 TSYS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) BASE24
1 2 (9.52%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (38.10%) Advertising
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Credit Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.76%) EMV Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Data Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Product Director
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.76%) APACS
3 1 (4.76%) EFT
3 1 (4.76%) EMV
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Data Governance
3 2 (9.52%) Data Management
3 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
3 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Development
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO20022
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) SEPA
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Elavon
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Ingenico
2 1 (4.76%) Sage
2 1 (4.76%) VeriFone
2 1 (4.76%) VocaLink
2 1 (4.76%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (4.76%) WorldPay