The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microgen products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microgen over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Microgen plc.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microgen
UK
Rank 580 634 603
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -31
Contract jobs citing Microgen 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.005% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £600 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20244 22187 23474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.33% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12562 13276 13436
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 837 949
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £55.00 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Microgen
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Microgen Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microgen
Daily Rate Trend

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

Microgen Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Microgen
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microgen within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 9 £600 +33.33%
England +26 9 £600 +33.33%

Microgen
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microgen 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 Microgen.

1 16 (64.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (52.00%) PowerCenter
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Banking
7 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.00%) IFRS
8 3 (12.00%) Unix
8 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
9 2 (8.00%) ETL
9 2 (8.00%) ACCA
9 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
9 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
9 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
9 2 (8.00%) Derivative
9 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
9 2 (8.00%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (8.00%) Revenue Recognition
9 2 (8.00%) Billing
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (4.00%) Fund Accounting
10 1 (4.00%) RPG/400
10 1 (4.00%) RPG IV
10 1 (4.00%) Solvency II

Microgen
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (52.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Management Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Accountant
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Management Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (8.00%) ETL
1 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (8.00%) Revenue Recognition
2 1 (4.00%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (4.00%) Migration
2 1 (4.00%) System Testing
2 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.00%) RPG
3 1 (4.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (4.00%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) IFRS
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) BMC
2 1 (4.00%) Murex