The first table below looks at the demand for MicroStation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStation over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Applications category for the England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bentley Systems MicroStation
Rank 556 536 551
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Contract jobs citing MicroStation 10 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.006% 0.026%
As % of the Applications category 0.15% 0.050% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Average daily rate
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£200 £250 £167
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +49.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £250 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £193
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 - £186
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 £25.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +26.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +25.00%
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6506 6014 6971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.16% 12.91% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3621 3296 3654
Average daily rate £332 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 694 608 721
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.12 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £28.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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MicroStation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MicroStation Jobs Demand Trend in England

MicroStation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MicroStation Daily Rate Trend in England

MicroStation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MicroStation Hourly Rate Trend in England

MicroStation
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MicroStation across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MicroStation Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MicroStation
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 MicroStation within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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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 +20 2 - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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MicroStation
Top 25 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MicroStation 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 MicroStation.

1 10 (90.91%) AutoCAD
2 8 (72.73%) CAD
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) ERP
5 4 (36.36%) SmartPlant
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe
7 1 (9.09%) 3G
7 1 (9.09%) GIS
7 1 (9.09%) ArcGIS
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) 2G
7 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (9.09%) Life Science
7 1 (9.09%) Dutch Language
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) LTE
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) V-Ray

MicroStation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MicroStation 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 MicroStation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) AutoCAD
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) 3G
1 1 (9.09%) 2G
1 1 (9.09%) LTE
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) 3D Visualiser
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
1 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) CAD
2 5 (45.45%) ERP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe