The table below looks at the statistics for UniBasic skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UniBasic over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM UniBasic
Rank - - 571
Contract jobs citing UniBasic 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
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 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
21474 20136 19483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 36.85% 38.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14425 12865 12058
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 411 554
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.01 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

UniBasic
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UniBasic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UniBasic
Daily Rate Trend

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

UniBasic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UniBasic
Hourly Rate Trend

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

UniBasic Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UniBasic
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing UniBasic 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 UniBasic.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Global One
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SunGard
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) Front Office
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) UniData
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (62.50%) VBA
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (12.50%) Loanet
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Migration

UniBasic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing UniBasic 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 UniBasic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Global One
2 1 (12.50%) Loanet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) UniData
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Front Office
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VBA
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SunGard