The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 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.

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

Unisys
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 402 - 404
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Unisys 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.031% - 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £523
% change year-on-year -12.50% -23.44%  
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8222 9239 9480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.03% 41.16% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 6173 6138
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 203
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.04 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +12.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Unisys
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Unisys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unisys in London

Unisys
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unisys in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for Unisys.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) IT Audit
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Tandem
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ALGOL
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

Unisys
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Auditor
2 1 (12.50%) IT Auditor
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Auditor
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
2 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) IT Audit
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) ALGOL
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat