The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SunGard APT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SunGard APT over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

SunGard APT
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 644 640
Rank change year-on-year +44 -4  
Contract jobs citing SunGard APT 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.076% 0.023% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £600 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SunGard APT 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 3949 4427 4683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.38% 7.92% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2319 2716 2604
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 32
Median hourly rate £36.25 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.42% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £9.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.00 £60.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +37.34% -14.06%  

SunGard APT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SunGard APT in the UK

SunGard APT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SunGard APT in the UK

SunGard APT
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SunGard APT within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +44 3 £600 +20.00%
London +28 3 £600 +20.00%

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SunGard APT 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 SunGard APT.

1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) SunGard
1 3 (100.00%) Charles River
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (33.33%) thinkFolio
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management

SunGard APT
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) thinkFolio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Charles River
1 3 (100.00%) SunGard