The table below looks at the statistics for MicroStation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MicroStation over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bentley Systems MicroStation
Rank 576 560 532
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -28
Contract jobs citing MicroStation 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.080% 0.089% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 £167
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +49.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £24.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.63 -

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6246 6745 5911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.89% 13.32% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3498 3516 3056
Average daily rate £348 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.15% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £140 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 585 618 686
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MicroStation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MicroStation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MicroStation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MicroStation
Daily Rate Trend

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

MicroStation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MicroStation
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MicroStation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MicroStation
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStation within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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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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
England -3 5 £275 +10.00%
London - 1 - -

MicroStation
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MicroStation 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 MicroStation.

1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (33.33%) CAD
3 2 (22.22%) ProjectWise
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) HND
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
4 1 (11.11%) OLE
4 1 (11.11%) GIS
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SCADA
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer

MicroStation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MicroStation 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 MicroStation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 2 (22.22%) ProjectWise
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Designer
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Design Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
1 1 (11.11%) Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) CAD Technician
1 1 (11.11%) CAD Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) HND
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft