The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MHEG in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MHEG over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MHEG-5
UK
Rank - 614 -
Contract jobs citing MHEG 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.024% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £330 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £330 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14313 16654 15991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.49% 32.80% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9149 10570 10037
Median daily rate £438 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 705 655
Median hourly rate £21.04 £21.50 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.99 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

MHEG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MHEG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

MHEG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MHEG
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MHEG within the UK.

MHEG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MHEG
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MHEG within the UK.

MHEG Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MHEG
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MHEG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MHEG.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) OpenTV
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) IPTV
3 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) New Media
3 1 (33.33%) Express

MHEG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Express
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Interactive TV
2 2 (66.67%) IPTV
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) New Media
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) OpenTV