The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Global One skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Global One over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SunGard Global One
UK
Rank 591 633 616
Rank change year-on-year +42 -17  
Contract jobs citing Global One 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.13% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £650 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Global One is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3884 4229 4617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2541 2555
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.04 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Global One
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Global One as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Global One in the UK

Global One
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Global One in the UK

Global One
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Global One in the UK

Global One
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Global One within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 5 - -
London +24 5 - -
City of London - 2 - -

Global One
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Global One also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Global One.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Equities
3 5 (71.43%) Front Office
3 5 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (71.43%) Derivative
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) Fidessa
5 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
5 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 3 (42.86%) Collateral Management
6 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (28.57%) Tesseract
6 2 (28.57%) Minerva
6 2 (28.57%) Sentinel
6 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (28.57%) Spring
6 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (28.57%) SimCorp
6 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Wallstreet Suite
6 2 (28.57%) Unix
6 2 (28.57%) VBA
6 2 (28.57%) Java

Global One
Top Related IT Skills 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 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Minerva
1 2 (28.57%) Sentinel
1 2 (28.57%) Tesseract
2 1 (14.29%) Loan IQ
2 1 (14.29%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Front Office
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Back Office Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Fidessa Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Fidessa Support
4 1 (14.29%) Fidessa Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) MDX
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Equities
2 5 (71.43%) Derivative
2 5 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
5 2 (28.57%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (28.57%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Collateral Management
2 3 (42.86%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (14.29%) EMIR
1 1 (14.29%) FATCA
1 1 (14.29%) MiFID
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Fidessa
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SimCorp
2 2 (28.57%) Wallstreet Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Murex
3 1 (14.29%) Solace
3 1 (14.29%) Sophis
3 1 (14.29%) SunGard