The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microgen products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microgen over the 3 months to 5 February 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 Microgen plc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microgen
Rank 579 576 565
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Microgen 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.019% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate £450 £511 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.98% -24.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Microgen
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20222 21084 20149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.85% 45.74% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12248 12496 11397
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 815 899 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Microgen
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microgen across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microgen Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microgen
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Microgen Daily Rate Trend in England

Microgen
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microgen within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 1 £450 -11.98%
Microgen
UK

Microgen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Microgen 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 Microgen.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Control-M
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Brady
3 2 (40.00%) Brady Trinity
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (20.00%) SAP

Microgen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Microgen 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 Microgen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Brady Trinity
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Brady
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) SAP