The table below looks at the statistics for MoSes skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MoSes over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Towers Watson MoSes
Rank - 608 581
Contract jobs citing MoSes 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.021% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £788 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £788 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
4141 4809 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.05% 9.32% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2441 2745 2399
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 36 58
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £27.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £60.84 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

MoSes
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MoSes Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MoSes
Daily Rate Trend

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

MoSes Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MoSes
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MoSes Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MoSes
Top 2 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MoSes 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 MoSes.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing

MoSes
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MoSes 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 MoSes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing