The first table below looks at the demand for Misys Midas skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Misys Midas 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 Business Applications category 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Midas Plus
Rank 393 409 402
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing Misys Midas 6 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.037% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.43% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£150 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £220 -
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2140 2077 2402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.10% 8.56% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1262 1372
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 16
Average hourly rate £32.03 £16.00 £42.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.18% -62.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.03 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -21.73%
Misys Midas
England

Misys Midas
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Misys Midas Jobs Demand Trend in London

Misys Midas
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Misys Midas Daily Rate Trend in London

Misys Midas
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Misys Midas across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Misys Midas Daily Rate Histogram in London

Misys Midas
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Misys Midas Hourly Rate Trend in London

Misys Midas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Misys Midas 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 Misys Midas.

1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Lync
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (30.00%) iSeries
4 3 (30.00%) AS400
4 3 (30.00%) COBOL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
6 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (10.00%) ATDD
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing

Misys Midas
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Lync
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Grails
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (10.00%) LESS
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) AS400
1 3 (30.00%) iSeries
2 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (10.00%) Blog
3 1 (10.00%) DTV
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Test-First Development
2 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (10.00%) Use Case
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) BDD
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) ATDD
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) COBOL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP