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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MorphX
UK
Rank 586 630 595
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -35
Contract jobs citing MorphX 5 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.010% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.064% 0.067% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Median daily rate £450 £418 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £384 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £452 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate - £418 £460
% change year-on-year
- -9.23%
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
7821 7444 6960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.18% 14.54% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5278 4912 4596
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 200 129
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.32 £28.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £54.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

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 28 February 2017.

MorphX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MorphX
Top 5 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 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
England +19 5 £450 +7.78% 2
London +20 3 £450 - 1
West Midlands +5 1 - -
East of England -5 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -

MorphX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (100.00%) X++
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) COM
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing

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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) COM
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Case Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) X++
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) SAP