The table below looks at the statistics for MapBasic skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MapBasic over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MapInfo MapBasic
Rank 658 672 615
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -57
Contract jobs citing MapBasic 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.009% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £373
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21275 21597 19989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.40% 37.85% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14562 14528 12813
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 436 405
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.02 £18.14 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

MapBasic
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MapBasic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MapBasic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MapBasic
Daily Rate Trend

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

MapBasic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MapBasic
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MapBasic Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MapBasic
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MapBasic within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England -14 2 - - 1
South West - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Swindon - 1 - -

MapBasic
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MapBasic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MapBasic.

1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Anite
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) XCAP
1 3 (100.00%) Actix
2 2 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) ION Trading

MapBasic
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AutoCAD
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) XCAP
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) RF Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) RF Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Actix
1 3 (100.00%) Anite
1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) ION Trading