The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Micro Focus
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Micro Focus 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £335 £240
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +39.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - -
Micro Focus
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 49 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.75% 33.79% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 41
Median daily rate £330 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £290 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Median hourly rate £12.74 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.02% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £42.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.86 £43.25 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Micro Focus
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Micro Focus Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham