The first table below looks at the demand for Unicenter skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unicenter over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Unicenter
Rank 591 535 561
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +26
Contract jobs citing Unicenter 12 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.035% 0.051%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.53% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 15
Average daily rate £450 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £320 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £320 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £320 £165
% change year-on-year
-33.59% +93.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +31.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +31.88%
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4210 3199 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.32% 6.58% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2432 1841 2005
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 159 158
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.90 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%

Unicenter
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unicenter within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Unicenter Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unicenter
Daily Rate Trend

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

Unicenter Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Unicenter
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unicenter within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Unicenter Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Unicenter
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Unicenter Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Unicenter
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unicenter within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -42 12 £450 +40.62% 1
London -42 2 £525 -
Nottingham - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

Unicenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Unicenter 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 Unicenter.

1 23 (95.83%) CA
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 15 (62.50%) Windows XP
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (58.33%) ITIL
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
7 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
8 10 (41.67%) DHCP
9 9 (37.50%) Change Management
9 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
10 8 (33.33%) DTS
11 7 (29.17%) UNIX
11 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
12 6 (25.00%) VB
12 6 (25.00%) Perl
13 5 (20.83%) Finance
13 5 (20.83%) MS Office
13 5 (20.83%) Internet
14 4 (16.67%) HP
14 4 (16.67%) Citrix
14 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
14 4 (16.67%) CA Spectrum
15 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
15 3 (12.50%) Remedy
15 3 (12.50%) Migration
15 3 (12.50%) AIX
15 3 (12.50%) Active Directory

Unicenter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Unicenter 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 Unicenter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) DTS
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Operator
4 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Computer Operator
4 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) AS400
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 15 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (29.17%) UNIX
6 3 (12.50%) AIX
7 2 (8.33%) HPUX
7 2 (8.33%) Solaris
7 2 (8.33%) Linux
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
3 9 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Entry
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Perl
1 6 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) CA
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) Remedy
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) FrontRange
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Royalblue
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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