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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unisys
Rank 631 607 603
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing Unisys 25 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.037% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.082% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Median daily rate £400 £560 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £395 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £571 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £560 £475
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +17.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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
24345 24412 23555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.87% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15017 14127 13357
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 1126 1043
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.49
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 27 May 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 18 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 27 May 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 -17 25 £400 -28.73% 1
South West -14 9 £425 -24.27%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £400 -
East of England - 7 £400 -
Peterborough - 5 £400 -
Swindon -4 4 £425 -24.27%
Wiltshire -5 4 £425 -24.27%
West Midlands - 3 - -
London -7 2 £334 -
South East - 2 - -
City of London +35 1 £325 -
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 1
Leeds 0 1 - -
West Yorkshire -1 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Unisys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Mainframe
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (21.43%) LINC
4 6 (21.43%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (17.86%) COBOL
5 5 (17.86%) UML
5 5 (17.86%) ICL
5 5 (17.86%) Fujitsu
6 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (10.71%) System Testing
6 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) IBM
6 3 (10.71%) ISEB
7 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (7.14%) Alias
7 2 (7.14%) SAP
7 2 (7.14%) BASE24
7 2 (7.14%) Banking
8 1 (3.57%) ALGOL
8 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
8 1 (3.57%) Hadoop

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 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) CICS
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) BASE24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) Easytrieve
2 1 (3.57%) Essbase
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) IMS/DB
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (17.86%) Mainframe Developer
5 3 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Mainframe Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Mainframe Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Mainframe Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Ajax
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Mainframe
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (21.43%) SDLC
3 5 (17.86%) UML
4 3 (10.71%) System Testing
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
1 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (21.43%) LINC
3 5 (17.86%) COBOL
4 1 (3.57%) ALGOL
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Fujitsu
1 5 (17.86%) ICL
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Alias
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Calypso
4 1 (3.57%) Intel
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase