Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Motif skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Motif over the 6 months to 22 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.

X/Motif
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 897 890
Contract jobs citing Motif 0 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.006% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
UK median daily rate - - £318
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £318
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
UK median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

Motif is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33013 32000 31983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.00% 30.35% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23308 22171 21922
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 364 549
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.37 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.40 £54.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.74%

Motif
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Motif in the UK

Motif
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Motif in the UK

Motif
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Motif in the UK