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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 - 641
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MicroStation 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% - 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.041% - 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Software Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4880 5785 6582
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.82% 10.80% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2905 3452 3601
Median daily rate £350 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 488 652
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MicroStation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MicroStation in the UK

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MicroStation in the UK

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Top 6 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

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Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Smallworld
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning

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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 (100.00%) Smallworld
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk