Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TSYS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TSYS over the 6 months to 17 November 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 Total System Services, Inc.

TSYS
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 879 871
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +1
Contract jobs citing TSYS 13 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.030% 0.031% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 13
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +8.11%
10th Percentile £351 £330 £365
90th Percentile £713 £604 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

TSYS 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43891 48012 49887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.69% 45.31% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27261 29317 29425
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1471 1723 2124
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.14 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.69% +6.03%

TSYS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TSYS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TSYS in the UK

TSYS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TSYS in the UK

TSYS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TSYS over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TSYS in the UK

TSYS
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TSYS within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 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
UK excluding London +35 9 £463 +2.78%
England +13 8 £675 +54.29%
North of England +65 4 £450 -
North West +26 4 £450 -
Scotland -6 4 £418 -
London -12 3 £675 +58.82%
South West - 1 £775 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TSYS 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 TSYS.

1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Retail Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) OLTP
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) VPLS
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Retail Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

TSYS
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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) MPLS
1 3 (23.08%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) OLTP
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Retail Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Retail Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) CA