The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for MoSes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MoSes over the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Towers Watson MoSes
UK
Rank - - 611
Contract jobs citing MoSes 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £788
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £788
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MoSes is in the business 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3803 4221 4637
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.56% 7.99% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2299 2538 2574
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 48 39
Median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.34% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.55 £60.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

MoSes
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MoSes in the UK

MoSes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MoSes in the UK

MoSes
Top 4 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MoSes 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 MoSes.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MoSes
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Actuary
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Modelling