The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BASE24 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BASE24 over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ACI BASE24
UK / England
Rank 580 606 590
Rank change year-on-year +26 -16  
Contract jobs citing BASE24 3 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.023% 0.027%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.084% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 8
Median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £463
% change year-on-year - -13.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BASE24 is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3579 3883 4146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.56% 7.95% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2187 2373 2398
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.96 £10.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £69.07 £60.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

BASE24
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing BASE24 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for BASE24 in England

BASE24
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BASE24 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BASE24 in England

BASE24
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BASE24 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BASE24 in England

BASE24
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BASE24 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
South East +28 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
BASE24
UK

BASE24
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BASE24 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BASE24.

1 8 (53.33%) EFT
2 6 (40.00%) ATM
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (26.67%) Thales
4 4 (26.67%) FIS
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Product Management
4 4 (26.67%) VeriFone
4 4 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) EFTPOS
4 4 (26.67%) Smartcard
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) BPR
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Security Management
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) ISO 8583
5 3 (20.00%) EPoS
6 2 (13.33%) Postilion
6 2 (13.33%) VersaTest
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
6 2 (13.33%) Toshiba

BASE24
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Postilion
2 1 (6.67%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NonStop SQL
1 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) VersaTest
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) BASE24 Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) BASE24 Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Payments Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Product Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) BASE24 Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) EFT
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) EFTPOS
2 4 (26.67%) Smartcard
3 3 (20.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (26.67%) BPR
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) Security Management
2 4 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) BPMN
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) FIS
1 4 (26.67%) HP
1 4 (26.67%) Thales
1 4 (26.67%) VeriFone
2 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (13.33%) Toshiba
2 2 (13.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (6.67%) Ingenico
3 1 (6.67%) WorldPay