The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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 Micro Focus.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Micro Focus
Rank - - 238
Contract jobs citing Micro Focus 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £244 - £238
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4718 4270 4191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.64% 46.36% 48.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2210 2108
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 249 255
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Micro Focus
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Micro Focus across the South East region.

Micro Focus Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Micro Focus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Micro Focus across the South East region.

Micro Focus Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) WebCenter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM