The table below looks at the statistics for BASE24 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BASE24 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ACI BASE24
Rank 552 529 510
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -19
Contract jobs citing BASE24 5 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.022% 0.029%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £363 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £322 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £407 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4035 3988 3526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.85% 8.94% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2413 2126 1797
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 62 55
Average hourly rate £34.50 £30.42 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.43% -15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £15.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-53.70% -3.69%

BASE24
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BASE24 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BASE24 Jobs Demand Trend in England

BASE24
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BASE24 across the England region.

BASE24 Daily Rate Trend in England

BASE24
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BASE24 across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

BASE24 Daily Rate Histogram in England

BASE24
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BASE24 across the England region.

BASE24 Hourly Rate Trend in England

BASE24
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BASE24 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 2 £350 - 3
East of England - 1 £425 -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South East - - - -
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BASE24
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BASE24 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BASE24.

1 15 (78.95%) Tandem
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) HP
4 9 (47.37%) ATM
5 8 (42.11%) NonStop SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
7 4 (21.05%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) VisionPLUS
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
8 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.53%) UNIX
9 2 (10.53%) IBM
9 2 (10.53%) COBOL
9 2 (10.53%) EMV
9 2 (10.53%) EFT
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (5.26%) Marketing
10 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.26%) Test Management
10 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
10 1 (5.26%) Electronics
10 1 (5.26%) DTV
10 1 (5.26%) SAP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BASE24 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BASE24. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) ATM
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) NonStop SQL
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Tandem
2 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
3 2 (10.53%) EMV
3 2 (10.53%) EFT
4 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
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