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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 15 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 1 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.67% 2.19% 4.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 11.54% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £410 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
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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
5 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.33% 18.98% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 16
Average daily rate £480 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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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

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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

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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

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Open Text
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Open Text