The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Micro Focus.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Micro Focus
Rank - 121 -
Contract jobs citing Micro Focus 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.040% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £300 £240
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
Micro Focus
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1208 1240 1222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.96% 48.99% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 614 564
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 43 44
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £13.33 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Micro Focus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Micro Focus
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Micro Focus across the Berkshire region.

Micro Focus Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Micro Focus
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Micro Focus across the Berkshire region.

Micro Focus Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Micro Focus
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Micro Focus.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto