The table below looks at the statistics for UniData skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UniData over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rocket Software UniData
Rank 632 628 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing UniData 8 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.021% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.068% 0.091% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 - -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11750 13156 12083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.85% 23.46% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7964 8609 7577
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 189 200
Median hourly rate £31.14 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.21% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

UniData
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing UniData as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

UniData Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UniData
Daily Rate Trend

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

UniData Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UniData
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UniData within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

UniData Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UniData
Hourly Rate Trend

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

UniData Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UniData
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UniData within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Stirling - 5 £438 -
Scotland - 5 £438 -
England -8 3 £475 +11.76% 2
London -9 3 £475 +11.76%
Canary Wharf +3 1 £650 +23.80%

UniData
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UniData 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 UniData.

1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Global One
4 6 (60.00%) SDLC
4 6 (60.00%) C
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) SunGard
6 4 (40.00%) Control-M
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (30.00%) Sybase
8 2 (20.00%) JUnit
8 2 (20.00%) JDBC
8 2 (20.00%) JSP
8 2 (20.00%) Servlets
8 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) J2EE
8 2 (20.00%) JBoss
8 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
8 2 (20.00%) JMS
8 2 (20.00%) JAXB

UniData
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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Log4j
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Development Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Development Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Development Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) GWT
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) HornetQ
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) JAXB
1 2 (20.00%) JDBC
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
1 2 (20.00%) JMX
1 2 (20.00%) JSP
1 2 (20.00%) JSTL
1 2 (20.00%) Servlets
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) XMLBeans
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Equities
1 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Collateral Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) SunGard
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase
4 2 (20.00%) Sencha