The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for MapBasic skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MapBasic over the 3 months to 26 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.

MapInfo MapBasic
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 649 637
Contract jobs citing MapBasic 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.010% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MapBasic is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19721 20622 21293
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.95% 38.85% 38.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13466 14153 14242
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 449 434
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +2.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.53 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

MapBasic
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MapBasic as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for MapBasic in the UK

MapBasic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MapBasic in the UK

MapBasic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MapBasic in the UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MapBasic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MapBasic.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MapBasic
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia