The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Unisys products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unisys over the 3 months to 26 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.

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

Unisys
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 602 617
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15  
Contract jobs citing Unisys 9 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.043% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.097% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £625 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -27.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £563
% change year-on-year - -28.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Unisys is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18970 21682 22783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.95% 44.49% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11606 13612 13631
Median daily rate £427 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 721 1031
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Unisys
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Unisys in England

Unisys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unisys in England

Unisys
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unisys in England

Unisys
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 Unisys within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
South West +5 6 - -
London -5 3 £625 +87.26%
Unisys
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Unisys.

1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 9 (40.91%) Mainframe
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 5 (22.73%) Retail
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Retail Banking
5 5 (22.73%) SAP
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 4 (18.18%) IT Audit
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
7 3 (13.64%) COBOL
8 2 (9.09%) MCP
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (9.09%) Basel II
8 2 (9.09%) ICL
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act

Unisys
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 (4.55%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) Retail Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Architect
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.55%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) SDLC
1 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) IT Audit
3 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) COBOL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) LINC
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) HNC
2 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Basel II
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
2 2 (9.09%) ICL
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Software AG