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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rocket Software UniData
Rank 651 669 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing UniData 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.007% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.008% 0.030% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 -
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
12091 13328 12482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 23.03% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8003 8832 7926
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 193 203
Median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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
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 2 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 30 September 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
England -4 1 £375 -3.22% 1
London - 1 £375 -

UniData
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 8 (88.89%) Perl
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) C
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 5 (55.56%) Global One
5 4 (44.44%) Control-M
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (33.33%) SunGard
7 2 (22.22%) QA
8 1 (11.11%) GWT
8 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
8 1 (11.11%) Sencha
8 1 (11.11%) Back Office
8 1 (11.11%) mvBase
8 1 (11.11%) HornetQ
8 1 (11.11%) Line Management
8 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
8 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (11.11%) Collateral Management
8 1 (11.11%) Log4j
8 1 (11.11%) Hibernate

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 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) mvBase
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Log4j
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Development Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Development Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) GWT
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) HornetQ
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) JAXB
1 1 (11.11%) JDBC
1 1 (11.11%) JMS
1 1 (11.11%) JMX
1 1 (11.11%) JSP
1 1 (11.11%) JSTL
1 1 (11.11%) Servlets
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Equities
1 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Collateral Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Perl
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SunGard
3 1 (11.11%) jBASE
3 1 (11.11%) Sencha
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase