The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microgen products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microgen over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microgen
Rank 407 411 401
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Microgen 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.042% 0.061%
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
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Microgen
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Microgen Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microgen
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Microgen Daily Rate Trend in London

Microgen
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microgen within the London region over the 3 months to 11 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
City of London - 1 £450 -
Microgen
England

Microgen
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Control-M
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (25.00%) Korn
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (25.00%) Unix

Microgen
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (25.00%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft