The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Unisys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unisys over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Unisys Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unisys
Rank 145 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Contract jobs citing Unisys 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£569 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.74% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £398 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £522 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £398 £300
% change year-on-year
+41.50% +32.50%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1391 984 1231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.19% 41.78% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 586 663
Average daily rate £375 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 79 88
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.17% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Unisys
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unisys across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Unisys Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Unisys
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Unisys Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Unisys
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Unisys Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Unisys
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unisys within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Unisys
England

Unisys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Unisys 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 Unisys.

1 14 (87.50%) SAP
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
1 14 (87.50%) Banking
2 13 (81.25%) Retail
2 13 (81.25%) Retail Banking
2 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (50.00%) ICL
4 8 (50.00%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) Internet
5 7 (43.75%) Online Banking
5 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
6 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco
6 6 (37.50%) EMC
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) Process Management
7 5 (31.25%) Data Security
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
9 2 (12.50%) VBScript
9 2 (12.50%) VB
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) IIS
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Unisys
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Unisys 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 Unisys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
1 14 (87.50%) Banking
2 13 (81.25%) Retail
2 13 (81.25%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Architect
2 8 (50.00%) Designer
2 8 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mobile Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Online Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Process Management
3 5 (31.25%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
1 2 (12.50%) VB
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) SAP
2 8 (50.00%) ICL
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) EMC
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft