The table below looks at the statistics for OOXML skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOXML over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - - 198
Contract jobs citing OOXML 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.77 - -
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1632 1913 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.86% 29.73% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1283 1433 1387
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 17
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% -69.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

OOXML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOXML across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OOXML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOXML across the City of London region.

OOXML Daily Rate Trend in the City of London