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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unisys over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unisys
Rank 135 139 140
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Unisys 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.79% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £563 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £550 £325
% change year-on-year
-27.30% +69.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50
Unisys
England

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
1363 1259 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.76% 39.28% 41.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 764 780
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 93 60
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Unisys
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Unisys as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unisys within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire -8 2 - -
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Unisys
England

Unisys
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unisys also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Unisys.

1 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) COBOL
3 4 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 4 (33.33%) ICL
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) LINC
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Intel
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ

Unisys
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (8.33%) WebSphere
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
3 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) COBOL
2 2 (16.67%) LINC
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Fujitsu
1 4 (33.33%) ICL
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Intel