Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MorphX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MorphX over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 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.

Microsoft MorphX
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 857 835
Rank change year-on-year +65 -22 -25
Contract jobs citing MorphX 16 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.044% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 18
England median daily rate £400 £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -40.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £297 £260 £427
90th Percentile £472 £435 £575
UK median daily rate £400 £380 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

MorphX is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15831 15756 13630
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.02% 15.52% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10832 10845 8984
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £270
90th Percentile £598 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 270 233
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -0.79%
10th Percentile £28.75 £27.43 £21.52
90th Percentile £54.75 £52.50 £48.60
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

MorphX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MorphX in England

MorphX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MorphX in England

MorphX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MorphX in England over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MorphX in England

MorphX
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 MorphX within the England region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
East of England +4 11 £333 -27.55%
Midlands - 3 £450 -
West Midlands - 3 £450 -
London +5 1 - -
South East - 1 £450 -
MorphX
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MorphX 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 MorphX.

1 16 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (93.75%) X++
3 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (68.75%) Workflow
6 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
7 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (37.50%) General Ledger
10 4 (25.00%) Information Management
10 4 (25.00%) JD Edwards
10 4 (25.00%) ERP
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
11 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
11 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (12.50%) Change Control
11 2 (12.50%) GitHub

MorphX
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 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) General Ledger
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Specialist
6 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) WF
3 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Workflow
2 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 4 (25.00%) Information Management
3 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) X++
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (12.50%) Nintex