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 June 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.

ACI BASE24
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 620 617
Rank change year-on-year +40 -3  
Contract jobs citing BASE24 2 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.055% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £519 -
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 3647 4133 4369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.59% 8.37% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2175 2577 2619
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 50 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +18.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.40 £99.00 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

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

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BASE24 in England

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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 June 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
London +11 1 £475 +38.68%
South West - 1 - -
BASE24
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) EFT
1 2 (40.00%) EFTPOS
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 8583
1 2 (40.00%) VeriFone
1 2 (40.00%) FIS
1 2 (40.00%) Postilion
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (20.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (20.00%) Ingenico
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu

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Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Postilion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) BASE24 Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Payments Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Payments Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Product Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EFT
1 2 (40.00%) EFTPOS
1 2 (40.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) FIS
1 2 (40.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (20.00%) Ingenico
2 1 (20.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (20.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (20.00%) WorldPay