Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for MicroStation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MicroStation over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Bentley Systems MicroStation
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 874 883 884
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 +3
Contract jobs citing MicroStation 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.055% 0.052% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median daily rate £369 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 - -

MicroStation is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9012 9567 11693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.81% 9.20% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5487 5600 6826
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £142 £150 £150
90th Percentile £560 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 744 943 1096
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.02% +3.36% +4.17%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.15 £9.50
90th Percentile £35.82 £39.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.82 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.31% +5.43% -

MicroStation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MicroStation in the UK

MicroStation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MicroStation in the UK

MicroStation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MicroStation over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MicroStation in the UK

MicroStation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MicroStation in the UK

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Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MicroStation within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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
UK excluding London +41 5 £369 - 1
England +31 5 £369 - 1
South East +8 3 £375 -
North West - 2 £180 -
North of England - 2 £180 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MicroStation 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 MicroStation.

1 5 (100.00%) Autodesk
2 4 (80.00%) Autodesk Inventor
3 3 (60.00%) Mason
3 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Direct3D
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (60.00%) DirectX
3 3 (60.00%) CAD
3 3 (60.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) GIS
4 2 (40.00%) Smallworld
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (40.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Records Management
5 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics

MicroStation
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (60.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) GIS Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Direct3D
1 3 (60.00%) DirectX
1 3 (60.00%) Mason
1 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CAD
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Records Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Autodesk