The table below looks at the statistics for xBase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited xBase over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
xBase
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing xBase 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20881 21393 20273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.92% 38.12% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14315 14309 13178
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 465 435 434
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £19.03 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £51.30 £54.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

xBase
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing xBase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

xBase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

xBase
Daily Rate Trend

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

xBase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

xBase
Hourly Rate Trend

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

xBase Hourly Rate Trend in the UK