The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of jBASE products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited jBASE over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 jBASE International.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jBASE
Rank - - 580
Contract jobs citing jBASE 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23993 23758 26687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.54% 47.39% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13413 12775 13419
Average daily rate £380 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1060 1245 1358
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%

jBASE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing jBASE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

jBASE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

jBASE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing jBASE within the UK.

jBASE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

jBASE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing jBASE within the UK.

jBASE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

jBASE
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jBASE within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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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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 - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
South East - - - -
England - - - -

jBASE
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing jBASE 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 jBASE.

1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) Back Office
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Temenos
3 8 (72.73%) Temenos T24
4 7 (63.64%) Banking
5 6 (54.55%) BCP
5 6 (54.55%) JIRA
5 6 (54.55%) Release Management
6 5 (45.45%) Time Management
6 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
6 5 (45.45%) Java
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (36.36%) Change Management
7 4 (36.36%) J2EE
8 3 (27.27%) C
8 3 (27.27%) C++
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) Dell
9 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (9.09%) SQL
10 1 (9.09%) DB2
10 1 (9.09%) AIX

jBASE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing jBASE 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 jBASE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Back Office
3 7 (63.64%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
3 1 (9.09%) Pick Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) BCP
2 6 (54.55%) Release Management
3 5 (45.45%) Time Management
3 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Temenos
2 2 (18.18%) Dell