The first table below looks at the demand for MorphX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MorphX over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MorphX
Rank 213 204 217
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing MorphX 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.016% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.13% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £475 £275 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -40.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
898 770 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 12.20% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 610 487
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £58.75 £56.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +52.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £49.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.75 £60.00 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
MorphX
London

MorphX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MorphX across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MorphX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MorphX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MorphX across the City of London region.

MorphX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MorphX
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MorphX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MorphX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (100.00%) X++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MorphX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MorphX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MorphX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) X++
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft