The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SunGard ZaiNet
Rank 577 558 536
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -22
Contract jobs citing ZaiNet 9 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.035% 0.053%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% 0.39% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 9
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£490 £525 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4818 4633 4680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.84% 8.99% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2818 2483 2275
Average daily rate £438 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 68 82
Average hourly rate £19.25 £30.83 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.56% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.03 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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
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 2 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 22 December 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
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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 +7 9 £490 -6.66%
England -39 9 £490 -6.66%

ZaiNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 16 (100.00%) Endur
1 16 (100.00%) ETRM
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
3 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Aligne
5 8 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
6 7 (43.75%) VBA
6 7 (43.75%) SAP
6 7 (43.75%) ERP
6 7 (43.75%) Murex
6 7 (43.75%) OpenLink
6 7 (43.75%) Brady
6 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
6 7 (43.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (43.75%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (43.75%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (43.75%) MiFID
6 7 (43.75%) Triple Point
6 7 (43.75%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 7 (43.75%) EMIR
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) ClearQuest
7 6 (37.50%) Change Management
7 6 (37.50%) Front Office
7 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) Subversion

ZaiNet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Endur
2 9 (56.25%) Aligne
3 7 (43.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (43.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (43.75%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (43.75%) OpenLink RightAngle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) ClearQuest
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Front Office
3 4 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Front Office Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Middle Office Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ETRM
2 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) ERP
4 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
5 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 6 (37.50%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) VBA
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) MiFID
1 7 (43.75%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) SAP
1 7 (43.75%) Murex
1 7 (43.75%) OpenLink
1 7 (43.75%) Brady
1 7 (43.75%) Triple Point
2 6 (37.50%) Trayport