The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 30 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Micro Focus.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Micro Focus
Rank 119 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Micro Focus 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% - 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £240 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+6.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
Micro Focus
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
733 856 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.16% 41.35% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 529 461
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 39
Median hourly rate £14.91 £16.72 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +39.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £41.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Micro Focus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Micro Focus across the West Yorkshire region.

Micro Focus Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Bradford - 1 £240 -
Micro Focus
Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Top 4 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Micro Focus.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL