The table below looks at the statistics for MorphX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MorphX over the 3 months to 12 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MorphX
Rank 138 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing MorphX 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.062% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £460 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £453 -
% change year-on-year
-11.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MorphX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
474 479 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.91% 14.86% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 330 187
Average daily rate £375 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 8
Average hourly rate £41.53 £40.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.19 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

MorphX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MorphX across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MorphX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MorphX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MorphX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MorphX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MorphX within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 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
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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
Somerset +5 5 £400 -12.08% 2
MorphX
England

MorphX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing MorphX 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 MorphX.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (90.91%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (81.82%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Back Office
4 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (54.55%) User Experience
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Data Structures
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 1 (9.09%) X++
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Optimisation
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) MS Access
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) C#
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000

MorphX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing MorphX 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 MorphX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (54.55%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Axapta Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Data Structures
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ERP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Optimisation
1 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) X++
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft