The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Unisys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unisys over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Unisys Corporation.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unisys
Rank 630 630 585
Rank change year-on-year
0 -45
Contract jobs citing Unisys 20 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.026% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.082% 0.060% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 12
Median daily rate £400 £519 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.92% +53.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £569 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £550 £325
% change year-on-year
-27.30% +69.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24339 25095 24262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 44.06% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14932 14721 13394
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 1084 1062
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Unisys
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Unisys as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Unisys Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unisys
Daily Rate Trend

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

Unisys Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Unisys
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unisys within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Unisys Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Unisys
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Unisys Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Unisys
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unisys within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
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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 -9 20 £400 -22.92% 2
South West -7 7 £400 -28.88%
East of England - 7 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £400 -
Peterborough - 5 £400 -
Manchester - 3 £500 - 1
North West - 3 £500 - 1
Swindon -1 2 - -
Wiltshire -5 2 - -
South East +14 1 - -
West Yorkshire +5 1 - -
Leeds 0 1 - -
Yorkshire -3 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £650 -
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Cambridge - 1 - -

Unisys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unisys 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 Unisys.

1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 14 (43.75%) Mainframe
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) COBOL
4 8 (25.00%) LINC
5 7 (21.88%) Waterfall
5 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (18.75%) SDLC
7 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.63%) ICL
7 5 (15.63%) Fujitsu
7 5 (15.63%) UML
8 4 (12.50%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) ISEB
9 3 (9.38%) IBM
9 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (9.38%) System Testing
9 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
10 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
10 2 (6.25%) BASE24
10 2 (6.25%) Banking
10 2 (6.25%) SAP
10 2 (6.25%) Alias
11 1 (3.13%) CICS

Unisys
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 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.13%) CICS
1 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) BASE24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Easytrieve
2 1 (3.13%) Essbase
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) IMS/DB
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Programmer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (15.63%) Mainframe Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Business Developer
6 3 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Ajax
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Mainframe
2 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.13%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Waterfall
3 6 (18.75%) SDLC
4 5 (15.63%) UML
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) COBOL
1 8 (25.00%) LINC
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Fujitsu
1 5 (15.63%) ICL
2 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Alias
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Calypso
4 1 (3.13%) Intel
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
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