Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for BASE24 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BASE24 over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 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
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 890 856 884
Rank change year-on-year -34 +28 +1
Contract jobs citing BASE24 9 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.038% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +17.14%
10th Percentile £465 £468 £318
90th Percentile £663 £533 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £519
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BASE24 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,564 7,830 8,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.37% 8.12% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,833 4,534 5,141
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £294
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 107 95
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.33% -7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £55.00 £58.26 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.35% -5.00% +55.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BASE24 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BASE24 in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BASE24.

Contractor daily rate trend for BASE24 in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BASE24 over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BASE24 in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BASE24 in the UK

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Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BASE24 within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 9 £550 +10.00%
UK excluding London -6 8 £550 -
South West -16 4 £588 -
East Midlands - 4 £430 -
Midlands - 4 £430 -
London -27 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BASE24 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for BASE24.

1 5 (55.56%) ATM
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Tandem
4 2 (22.22%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (22.22%) SEPA
4 2 (22.22%) SWIFT
4 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) BASE24 Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Payments Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) SWIFT
2 2 (22.22%) Tandem
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) NCR