The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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.

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

Unisys
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 135 127
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing Unisys 6 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.20% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.46% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £425 £569
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.27%  
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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1143 1311 1152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.85% 43.98% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 808 691
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 55 99
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Unisys
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Unisys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unisys in the South West

Unisys
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unisys in the South West

Unisys
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unisys within the South West 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
Wiltshire +5 6 - -
Unisys
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Unisys.

1 10 (83.33%) Banking
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) Retail Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 5 (41.67%) SAP
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) COBOL
7 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (16.67%) Basel II
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) ICL
7 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (8.33%) WCF
8 1 (8.33%) Use Case
8 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (8.33%) BPMN
8 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) Data Quality

Unisys
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (8.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Architect
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) BPEL
5 1 (8.33%) BPMN
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) HNC
1 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Basel II
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (16.67%) ICL
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Software AG