The table below looks at the statistics for MorphX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MorphX over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MorphX
Rank 643 666 633
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -33
Contract jobs citing MorphX 6 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.007% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.068% 0.048% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 13
Median daily rate £300 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £390 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.88%
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8864 8248 7366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.76% 14.23% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5953 5440 4882
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 195 119
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

MorphX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MorphX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MorphX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MorphX
Daily Rate Trend

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

MorphX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MorphX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MorphX within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MorphX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MorphX
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MorphX within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +25 4 £278 -36.57% 2
North West - 3 £278 -
Manchester - 3 £278 -
Bolton - 3 £278 -

MorphX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MorphX 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 MorphX.

1 9 (100.00%) X++
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (77.78%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) ERP
5 4 (44.44%) SDLC
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) WF
6 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
7 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (11.11%) QA
8 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Logistics
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (11.11%) Web Development

MorphX
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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SSRS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (11.11%) COM
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) SSADM
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) X++
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft