Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 885 887
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 -9
Contract jobs citing BASE24 16 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 0.060% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
UK median daily rate £373 £475 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.47% -1.30% +1.32%
10th Percentile £343 £433 £441
90th Percentile £648 £528 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £450 £481
% change year-on-year -17.11% -6.49% +1.32%
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 6,388 8,326 8,876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.19% 8.10% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,722 4,929 5,271
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 88 97
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -4.84% +6.90%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.43 £10.14
90th Percentile £65.00 £64.67 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £30.58 £31.00
% change year-on-year -10.87% -1.37% +12.97%

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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 17 November 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 7 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 17 November 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
UK excluding London +10 16 £373 -17.11% 3
England +7 16 £373 -21.47% 3
North of England - 7 £355 - 2
East Midlands - 7 £373 -
Midlands - 7 £373 -
North West - 7 £355 - 2
South West -25 2 £650 +44.44%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 10 (62.50%) ATM
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) EMV
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (12.50%) SEPA
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (12.50%) Presales
5 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
5 2 (12.50%) Thales
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (12.50%) EFT
5 2 (12.50%) BPR
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Tandem

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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 10 (62.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Tester
2 5 (31.25%) BASE24 Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) BASE24 Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Payments Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) EMV
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) EFT
2 2 (12.50%) SWIFT
2 2 (12.50%) Tandem
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) BPR
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) OOP
2 2 (12.50%) Presales
2 2 (12.50%) Product Management
2 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
2 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 2 (12.50%) Security Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SEPA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Thales