The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SunGard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SunGard over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

SunGard
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 163 181
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18  
Contract jobs citing SunGard 4 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.030% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.073% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 11
Median daily rate £475 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% -4.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -21.17% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SunGard is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1248 1368 2455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.82% 40.43% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1050 1825
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 67
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.25 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

SunGard
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SunGard as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SunGard in the City of London

SunGard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SunGard in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SunGard in the City of London

SunGard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SunGard in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SunGard in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for SunGard.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (75.00%) Equities
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) SunGard GMI
2 3 (75.00%) MiFID
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) EMIR
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (25.00%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Sun

SunGard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Equities
1 3 (75.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) EMIR
1 3 (75.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sun