Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MHEG in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MHEG over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

MHEG-5
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 859 879
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20 -
Contract jobs citing MHEG 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MHEG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,627 31,582 35,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.54% 32.70% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,547 20,578 22,318
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £377
% change year-on-year +1.72% +4.45% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 958 1,111 1,401
UK median hourly rate £21.74 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.05% +2.50% +13.64%
10th Percentile £11.31 £11.32 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.24 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.20% - +14.29%

MHEG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MHEG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MHEG in the UK

MHEG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MHEG in the UK

MHEG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MHEG in the UK

MHEG
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MHEG within the UK 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
North of England +32 1 - -
North West +11 1 - -
UK excluding London +2 1 - -
England -13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MHEG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MHEG.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenTV
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Express
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) npm

MHEG
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) npm
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Express
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenTV