Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microgen products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microgen over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 Microgen plc.

Microgen
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 793 848
Rank change year-on-year -27 +55 -15
Contract jobs citing Microgen 13 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.032% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.033% 0.072% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 2
England median daily rate £438 £600 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.08% -17.24% +26.09%
10th Percentile £366 £525 £558
90th Percentile £655 £600 £913
UK median daily rate £438 £600 £725
% change year-on-year -27.08% -17.24% +26.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Microgen is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,075 40,443 42,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.32% 45.06% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,919 25,033 25,184
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £231
90th Percentile £625 £588 £587
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,265 1,479 1,792
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.12 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.75 £45.48
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

Microgen
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Microgen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Microgen in England

Microgen
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microgen in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microgen in England

Microgen
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microgen in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microgen in England

Microgen
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microgen within the England region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -57 9 £575 -4.17%
South West - 3 £395 -
North of England - 1 £438 -
Yorkshire - 1 £438 -
Microgen
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microgen 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 England region with a requirement for Microgen.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
3 6 (46.15%) ETL
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Banking
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
6 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) ETL Development

Microgen
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Gerrit
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) IBM UrbanCode
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) ETL Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
3 2 (15.38%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) ETL Development
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica