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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X/Motif
Rank - 626 617
Contract jobs citing Motif 0 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.020% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.070% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 27
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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
15571 15735 15493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.03% 28.77% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10772 10959 10575
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 258 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £19.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared