The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 - £408
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LiveLink
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Application Platforms Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
0 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 9.30% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Average daily rate - - £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LiveLink across the Aberdeen region.

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink across the Aberdeen region.

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

LiveLink
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing LiveLink also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LiveLink.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing LiveLink also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LiveLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) SAP