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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ACI BASE24
Rank 551 542 496
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -46
Contract jobs citing BASE24 8 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.026% 0.031%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
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£463 £385 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.12% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £310 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £497 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £420 £438
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -4.00%
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
4023 4009 3584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.59% 8.66% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2377 2188 1862
Average daily rate £450 £440 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 50 52
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.10 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.74% -44.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.63 £59.90 £73.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -47.08%

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

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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

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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 26 February 2015.

BASE24 Daily Rate Histogram in England

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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

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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 26 February 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 +1 4 £350 -
South West -6 4 £475 -4.33%
Yorkshire - - - - 3
South East - - - -
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BASE24
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) Tandem
2 9 (56.25%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) NonStop SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) EMV
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
5 4 (25.00%) ATM
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) APACS
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) SAS
8 1 (6.25%) COBOL
8 1 (6.25%) SAP
8 1 (6.25%) DTV
8 1 (6.25%) Electronics
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Test Management
8 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (6.25%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (6.25%) Marketing
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Tandem
2 5 (31.25%) EMV
3 2 (12.50%) APACS
4 1 (6.25%) DTV
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Volt
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago