The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Unicenter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unicenter over the 3 months to 27 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.

CA Unicenter
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 262 262
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Contract jobs citing Unicenter 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.052% 0.089% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.73% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £269 £298 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.73% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £269 £323 -
% change year-on-year -16.58% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

Unicenter is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 864 1090 1019
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.14% 12.12% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 642 573
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 42 38
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.50 £22.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.19% +60.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -46.96% +60.97%  

Unicenter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Unicenter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Unicenter in the South East

Unicenter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unicenter in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unicenter in the South East

Unicenter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unicenter in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unicenter in the South East

Unicenter
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unicenter in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unicenter in the South East

Unicenter
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unicenter within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +19 3 £302 +1.34%
Hampshire - 1 £150 -
Unicenter
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unicenter 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 South East region with a requirement for Unicenter.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) EMC
4 4 (57.14%) CA
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 3 (42.86%) Spiceworks
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (42.86%) MS Access
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) SAN

Unicenter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) API Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) Netcool
1 3 (42.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) CFEngine
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) CA
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Meridio
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Peregrine
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
3 3 (42.86%) Spiceworks
3 3 (42.86%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
4 1 (14.29%) Nimsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) SunGard
4 1 (14.29%) VMware