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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MapInfo MapBasic
Rank - 645 -
Contract jobs citing MapBasic 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.019% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £320 -
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
21008 20783 19694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.53% 37.65% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14467 13780 13012
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 428 458
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Anite
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) XCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Actix
2 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) VB

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Commercial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Commercial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cluster Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Market Research
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) Actix
2 1 (50.00%) Anite
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle