Period
to 29 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 29 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 785 817 785
Rank change year-on-year +32 -32 -37
Contract jobs citing SunGard 32 49 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.048% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 63
England median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £375 £362 £313
90th Percentile £638 £644 £675
UK median daily rate £600 £510 £544
% change year-on-year +17.65% -6.21% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £14.15 - -
UK median hourly rate £14.15 - -

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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 38717 45080 45944
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.73% 44.47% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23884 28139 27157
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +1.01%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1304 1466 2014
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.63 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

SunGard
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SunGard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SunGard in England

SunGard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SunGard in England

SunGard
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SunGard in England over the 6 months to 29 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SunGard in England

SunGard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SunGard in England

SunGard
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SunGard within the England region over the 6 months to 29 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 30 £600 +9.09% 3
North of England +77 1 - -
South East +26 1 £335 -21.18%
North West - 1 - -
SunGard
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for SunGard.

1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 10 (31.25%) SunGard Martini
3 10 (31.25%) Finance
4 9 (28.13%) Fixed Income
5 8 (25.00%) Equities
5 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (21.88%) C#
6 7 (21.88%) Back Office
6 7 (21.88%) SunGard GMI
6 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.75%) EMIR
7 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
9 4 (12.50%) SunGard APT
9 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 4 (12.50%) Derivative
9 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (12.50%) Front Office
9 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence

SunGard
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) SunGard Martini
2 7 (21.88%) SunGard GMI
3 4 (12.50%) SunGard APT
4 2 (6.25%) Global One
5 1 (3.13%) Front Arena
5 1 (3.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.25%) TKPROF
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) CppUnit
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (34.38%) Banking
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (21.88%) Back Office
5 4 (12.50%) Front Office
6 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (9.38%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (9.38%) STL
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.25%) JMS
2 2 (6.25%) JPA
2 2 (6.25%) Spring
2 2 (6.25%) Spring Integration
3 1 (3.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Fixed Income
2 8 (25.00%) Equities
3 4 (12.50%) Derivative
3 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.13%) AS400
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Fintech
6 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) iSeries
6 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Solaris
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) SUSE
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Multithreaded Programming
3 3 (9.38%) System Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Fund Management
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) C++
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) EMIR
2 3 (9.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) vCloud
1 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
1 1 (3.13%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.13%) Unicenter
1 1 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Charles River
3 2 (6.25%) Fidessa
3 2 (6.25%) Solace
3 2 (6.25%) Sophis
3 2 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.13%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) Nimsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau