The table below looks at the statistics for Motif skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Motif over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X/Motif
Rank 611 615 580
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Contract jobs citing Motif 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.022% 0.065% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £313 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00
Motif
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13920 13898 13383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.25% 27.32% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9981 9294 9008
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 193 169
Median hourly rate £32.20 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Motif
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Motif as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Motif Jobs Demand Trend in England

Motif
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Motif Daily Rate Trend in England

Motif
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Motif Hourly Rate Trend in England

Motif
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Motif within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -5 3 £313 -3.84%
Motif
UK

Motif
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Motif 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 England region with a requirement for Motif.

1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) Ant
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) UML
1 9 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 9 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) RUP
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) Rational Rose
4 5 (55.56%) Unified Process
4 5 (55.56%) Derivative
4 5 (55.56%) Use Case
4 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
4 5 (55.56%) Memory Management
4 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (44.44%) wxWidgets
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration

Motif
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Ingres
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Ant
1 9 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 9 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 9 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) Rational Rose
3 4 (44.44%) ClearQuest
3 4 (44.44%) CruiseControl
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Linux Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) wxWidgets
1 4 (44.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Memory Management
2 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) RUP
2 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Unified Process
2 5 (55.56%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared