The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Vendors for the 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microgen
Rank 410 385 417
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +32
Contract jobs citing Microgen 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.019% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.040% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Average daily rate £550 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Microgen
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 2 £550 +22.22%
Microgen
England

Microgen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (94.44%) Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) CIMA
4 8 (44.44%) Murex
5 7 (38.89%) ACCA
5 7 (38.89%) General Ledger
5 7 (38.89%) Derivative
6 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 6 (33.33%) Front Office
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL
9 3 (16.67%) UNIX
9 3 (16.67%) Reference Data
9 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (11.11%) Change Control
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.11%) Front Arena
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (11.11%) Back Office
10 2 (11.11%) Summit
10 2 (11.11%) Calypso
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 2 (11.11%) ETL
10 2 (11.11%) Project Management

Microgen
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Front Arena
1 2 (11.11%) Summit
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (94.44%) Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) General Ledger
4 6 (33.33%) Front Office
5 2 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) STB
3 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CIMA
2 7 (38.89%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Murex
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Calypso
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Sybase