Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 821 819 787
Rank change year-on-year -2 -32 -44
Contract jobs citing SunGard 17 24 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.027% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.059% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 33
England median daily rate £600 £493 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.83% -21.20% +19.05%
10th Percentile £370 £363 £425
90th Percentile £850 £699 £738
UK median daily rate £600 £493 £613
% change year-on-year +21.83% -19.59% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,095 40,669 42,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.33% 45.05% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,891 25,172 25,211
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £231
90th Percentile £625 £588 £581
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,269 1,494 1,802
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.05 £45.53 £45.64
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 -34 15 £650 +25.60% 3
South East - 2 £300 -
SunGard
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) IIS
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) FIS
4 7 (41.18%) Derivative
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Fixed Income
4 7 (41.18%) Equities
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) CQG
4 7 (41.18%) Front Office
4 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (41.18%) Fidessa
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) SunGard GMI
4 7 (41.18%) Project Planning
4 7 (41.18%) MiFID
4 7 (41.18%) JIRA
5 6 (35.29%) Ruby
5 6 (35.29%) Back Office
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Data Structures
6 5 (29.41%) .NET Core
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) TDD

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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SunGard GMI
2 3 (17.65%) SunGard APT
3 1 (5.88%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Power BI
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SAS EBI
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
1 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
1 7 (41.18%) Front Office
2 6 (35.29%) Back Office
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Programmer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Core
3 4 (23.53%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Derivative
1 7 (41.18%) Equities
1 7 (41.18%) Fixed Income
1 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (29.41%) Data Structures
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) CentOS
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
1 1 (5.88%) SUSE
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Project Planning
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) API Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.88%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ACCA
2 1 (5.88%) CIMA
2 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) MiFID
2 1 (5.88%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) vCloud
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) CFEngine
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
1 1 (5.88%) Unicenter
1 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) FIS
2 7 (41.18%) CQG
2 7 (41.18%) Fidessa
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus
4 1 (5.88%) Murex
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Nimsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Sun
4 1 (5.88%) VMware