The table below looks at the statistics for Motif skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Motif over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X/Motif
Rank 638 630 614
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs citing Motif 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.039% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £313 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15274 15429 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.44% 27.54% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10770 10326 9643
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 214 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Motif
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Motif as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Motif Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Motif
Daily Rate Trend

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

Motif Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Motif
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Motif Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Motif
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 Motif within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Hampshire +7 5 £313 -3.84%
South East -3 5 £313 -3.84%
England -7 5 £313 -3.84%
Hook +2 3 £305 -1.61%

Motif
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Motif 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 Motif.

1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) UML
1 10 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 10 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (70.00%) Memory Management
3 7 (70.00%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Derivative
3 7 (70.00%) Use Case
3 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) RUP
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Rational Rose
4 5 (50.00%) Unified Process
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL

Motif
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Ingres
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 10 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 10 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) Rational Rose
3 3 (30.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (30.00%) CruiseControl
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) wxWidgets
1 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) UML
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Memory Management
2 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Use Case
3 5 (50.00%) RUP
3 5 (50.00%) Unified Process
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared