The first table below looks at the demand for MUMPS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MUMPS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MUMPS
Rank 582 543 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Contract jobs citing MUMPS 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.024% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £235 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20800 17600 21068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.94% 36.88% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13477 10833 12444
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 629 742
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

MUMPS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MUMPS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MUMPS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MUMPS
Daily Rate Trend

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

MUMPS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MUMPS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MUMPS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MUMPS
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MUMPS within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -83 5 £235 - 3
London - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
South East - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1

MUMPS
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MUMPS 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 MUMPS.

1 4 (80.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) HL7
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 9000
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) InterSystems
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (20.00%) McKesson
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

MUMPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MUMPS 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 MUMPS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) HL7
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) InterSystems
2 1 (20.00%) McKesson