The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MKS 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 Vendors for the Worcestershire region.

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 MKS, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MKS
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MKS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.25% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 - -
Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 59 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 66.25% 66.29% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 4
Average daily rate £340 £250 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -34.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £160 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
MKS
West Midlands

MKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MKS across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

MKS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MKS
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MKS across the Worcestershire region.

MKS Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

MKS
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MKS within the Worcestershire region 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
Redditch - - - -
MKS
West Midlands

MKS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire region citing MKS 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 MKS.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

MKS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire region citing MKS 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 MKS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Fujitsu