The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 29 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.

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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 603 592
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11  
Contract jobs citing SunGard 9 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.084% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 31 29
Median daily rate £450 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £485 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £325
% change year-on-year - +69.23%  
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19933 23550 24158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.07% 43.75% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 14319 13673
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 809 1029
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +11.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

SunGard
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

SunGard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SunGard in the UK

SunGard
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SunGard over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SunGard in the UK

SunGard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SunGard in the UK

SunGard
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 SunGard within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +14 9 £450 -18.18% 2
London +4 9 £450 -18.18% 2
City of London -9 1 £450 -18.18%

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 with a requirement for SunGard.

1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 8 (36.36%) Investment Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Front Office
3 4 (18.18%) SunGard Martini
3 4 (18.18%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Fixed Income
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Front Arena
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) Back Office
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Fintech
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.55%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (4.55%) EMIR
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) People Management
6 1 (4.55%) Solace
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management

SunGard
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SunGard GMI
1 4 (18.18%) SunGard Martini
2 2 (9.09%) Front Arena
3 1 (4.55%) Global One
3 1 (4.55%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (4.55%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (4.55%) OLAP
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
2 8 (36.36%) Investment Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Front Office
4 2 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Consultant
4 6 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.55%) IntelliMatch Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) JMS
2 1 (4.55%) JPA
2 1 (4.55%) MDX
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
2 1 (4.55%) STL
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Fixed Income
2 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.55%) Swaptions
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Data Management
1 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.55%) Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
2 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
2 1 (4.55%) Client Onboarding
2 1 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (4.55%) ERP
2 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
2 1 (4.55%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
2 1 (4.55%) OO
2 1 (4.55%) People Management
2 1 (4.55%) Project Management
2 1 (4.55%) Release Management
2 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) System Testing
2 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Calypso
2 1 (4.55%) Charles River
2 1 (4.55%) Fidessa
2 1 (4.55%) Solace
2 1 (4.55%) Sophis
2 1 (4.55%) Sun
2 1 (4.55%) Wallstreet Suite
London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Red10
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago