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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microgen
UK
Rank 580 - 603
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microgen 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% - 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% - 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £510
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
20253 21946 23184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.25% 43.21% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12437 12898 13601
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 868 1017
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 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 - 15 £600 -
England - 15 £600 -

Microgen
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) PowerCenter
5 12 (37.50%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) Banking
7 8 (25.00%) Unix
8 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
10 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
11 4 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 4 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
12 3 (9.38%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
12 3 (9.38%) Degree
12 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
12 3 (9.38%) ISO 9001
12 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
13 2 (6.25%) Billing
13 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
13 2 (6.25%) BMC
13 2 (6.25%) ETL
13 2 (6.25%) Control-M
13 2 (6.25%) ACCA
13 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
13 2 (6.25%) System Testing
13 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping

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 (3.13%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (40.63%) PowerCenter
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Billing
5 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Derivative
4 2 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Revenue Recognition
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
4 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.38%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (3.13%) RPG
4 1 (3.13%) RPG IV
4 1 (3.13%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) BMC