The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 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 jBASE International.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
jBASE
Rank 614 - 577
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing jBASE 3 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% - 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 16
Average daily rate
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£363 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26002 24478 26884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.45% 46.46% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14841 13808 13714
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1185 1104 1374
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.90 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Temenos
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Temenos T24
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Private Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SWIFT

jBASE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Temenos T24
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Private Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Temenos
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft