The table below looks at the statistics for Misys Midas skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Misys Midas over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Misys Midas Plus
Rank 588 566 549
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Contract jobs citing Misys Midas 4 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.083% 0.087% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
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£278 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4808 4624 4655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.86% 9.03% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 2463 2275
Average daily rate £438 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 67 81
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.83 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.37% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Misys Midas
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Misys Midas Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Misys Midas
Daily Rate Trend

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

Misys Midas Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Misys Midas
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Misys Midas Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Misys Midas
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 Misys Midas within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
London +14 4 £278 -
England -28 4 £278 -

Misys Midas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Misys Midas 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 Misys Midas.

1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) RPG
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (33.33%) iSeries
4 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Lync
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (26.67%) MBA
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (26.67%) SWIFT
4 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) ERwin
5 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma

Misys Midas
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Misys Midas 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 Misys Midas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Lync
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) ERwin
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Retail Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) AS400 Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior AS400 Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) iSeries
2 4 (26.67%) SWIFT
3 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (20.00%) AS400
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) DSDM
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) RPG
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C
3 3 (20.00%) RPG/400
3 3 (20.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) CA
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) Misys