Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for UniData skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UniData over the 6 months to 24 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.

Rocket Software UniData
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 893 884 887
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -13
Contract jobs citing UniData 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.013% 0.008% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
UK median daily rate £351 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.38% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £368 £308
90th Percentile £420 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

UniData is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22744 23743 26649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.07% 22.61% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15534 15721 17557
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +1.04%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £270
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 374 415
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £28.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.16% -0.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £14.08 £10.08 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.19 £52.00 £52.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.08% +29.13%

UniData
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UniData in the UK

UniData
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UniData in the UK

UniData
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UniData in the UK

UniData
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 UniData within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -7 2 £388 -3.06%
UK excluding London - 2 £363 -
London -10 1 £351 -12.38%
Isle of Man - 1 £300 -
North West - 1 £425 -
North of England - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UniData 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 UniData.

1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) jBASE
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AIX

UniData
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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) jBASE