Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Unicenter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unicenter over the 6 months to 19 November 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
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 882 879
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 -31
Contract jobs citing Unicenter 6 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.052% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
UK median daily rate £300 £370 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +35.04% -23.89%
10th Percentile £203 £262 £255
90th Percentile £425 £525 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £370 £274
% change year-on-year -18.92% +35.04% -3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
UK median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.00

Unicenter is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11457 11569 9810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.30% 11.03% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7753 7388 5993
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 267 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -2.41%
10th Percentile £10.94 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -28.89% +18.23% -5.13%

Unicenter
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Unicenter in the UK

Unicenter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unicenter in the UK

Unicenter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unicenter over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unicenter in the UK

Unicenter
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unicenter in the UK

Unicenter
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unicenter within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +16 5 £300 -40.00%
UK excluding London +16 5 £300 -18.92%
South East +6 4 £300 -
Midlands +28 1 £185 -63.00%
West Midlands - 1 £185 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 with a requirement for Unicenter.

1 5 (83.33%) CA
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (50.00%) API Integration
3 3 (50.00%) vRealize
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management

Unicenter
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Domino
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) PVCS
2 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SUSE
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) API Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) vCloud
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (50.00%) vRealize
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Netcool
2 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CA
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Infoblox
3 3 (50.00%) Lotus
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) SunGard
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Meridio
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas