The first table below looks at the demand for ZaiNet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZaiNet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard ZaiNet
Rank 574 536 563
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +27
Contract jobs citing ZaiNet 13 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.017% 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.19% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 18
Average daily rate £400 £350 £638
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -45.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £450 £880
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - £775
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

ZaiNet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ZaiNet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ZaiNet
Daily Rate Trend

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

ZaiNet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ZaiNet
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ZaiNet within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ZaiNet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ZaiNet
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ZaiNet Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ZaiNet
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ZaiNet within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 9 £400 +14.28%
England -86 9 £400 +14.28%
East of England - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

ZaiNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ZaiNet 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 ZaiNet.

1 24 (100.00%) Endur
1 24 (100.00%) ETRM
2 20 (83.33%) Finance
3 18 (75.00%) Aligne
4 15 (62.50%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) .NET
6 12 (50.00%) C#
7 11 (45.83%) ITIL
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 10 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (37.50%) FTP
9 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (37.50%) ActionScript
9 9 (37.50%) VB
9 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
9 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
9 9 (37.50%) XML
9 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
9 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
9 9 (37.50%) ActionScript 2.0
10 7 (29.17%) Murex
10 7 (29.17%) OpenLink
10 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
11 6 (25.00%) MiFID
11 6 (25.00%) Brady
11 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (25.00%) Dynamics AX

ZaiNet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ZaiNet 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 ZaiNet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Endur
2 18 (75.00%) Aligne
3 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (25.00%) OpenLink RightAngle
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) German Language
3 3 (12.50%) Italian Language
3 3 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Applications Support
4 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Business Change Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Derivative
2 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ETRM
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Logistics
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) ActionScript
3 9 (37.50%) VB
3 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 9 (37.50%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (16.67%) VBA
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) MiFID
1 6 (25.00%) EMIR
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Murex
2 7 (29.17%) OpenLink
3 6 (25.00%) Brady
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) SAP
3 6 (25.00%) Triple Point
4 4 (16.67%) Trayport
5 1 (4.17%) SunGard