The table below looks at the statistics for Motif skills 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 Motif over the 3 months to 29 May 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X/Motif
Rank 242 239 205
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Contract jobs citing Motif 9 9 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.099% 0.10% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.43% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £306 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.51% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 -
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2200 2117 1988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.31% 23.57% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1200 1073
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 123
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £20.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Motif
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Motif across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Motif Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Motif
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Motif Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Motif
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Motif Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Motif
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Motif within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire 0 9 £325 +8.51% 1
Motif
England

Motif
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Motif 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 Motif.

1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (96.30%) UML
3 25 (92.59%) Linux
3 25 (92.59%) C
3 25 (92.59%) OOD
4 24 (88.89%) Configuration Management
4 24 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (85.19%) CppUnit
5 23 (85.19%) GoogleTest
5 23 (85.19%) NUnit
5 23 (85.19%) Subversion
5 23 (85.19%) Ant
6 22 (81.48%) ClearCase
6 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
7 20 (74.07%) SC Cleared
7 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
8 15 (55.56%) C++
9 11 (40.74%) OO
10 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
10 10 (37.04%) Derivative
10 10 (37.04%) Use Case
10 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
10 10 (37.04%) Memory Management
10 10 (37.04%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (37.04%) Python
10 10 (37.04%) Project Management
11 9 (33.33%) Unified Process
11 9 (33.33%) Rational Rose
11 9 (33.33%) RUP
12 8 (29.63%) wxWidgets

Motif
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Motif 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 Motif. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Ingres
1 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (85.19%) CppUnit
1 23 (85.19%) GoogleTest
1 23 (85.19%) NUnit
1 23 (85.19%) Subversion
1 23 (85.19%) Ant
2 22 (81.48%) ClearCase
3 9 (33.33%) Rational Rose
4 8 (29.63%) CruiseControl
4 8 (29.63%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) C Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Release Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) wxWidgets
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) Qt
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (37.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) UML
2 25 (92.59%) OOD
3 24 (88.89%) Configuration Management
4 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
5 11 (40.74%) OO
6 10 (37.04%) Multithreading
6 10 (37.04%) Use Case
6 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Memory Management
6 10 (37.04%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Project Management
7 9 (33.33%) Unified Process
7 9 (33.33%) RUP
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C
2 15 (55.56%) C++
3 10 (37.04%) Python
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
2 20 (74.07%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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