The table below looks at the statistics for UniBasic skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UniBasic over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM UniBasic
Rank - 645 -
Contract jobs citing UniBasic 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
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
21223 21567 19716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.22% 37.87% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 14498 12656
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 448 437 401
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 £15.25 £18.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £57.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

UniBasic
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing UniBasic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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