The table below looks at the statistics for Open Workbench skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Workbench over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Workbench
Rank 162 202 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.052% -
As % of the Applications category 0.32% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Open Workbench
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
311 728 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.36% 12.53% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 522 478
Median daily rate £350 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 27
Median hourly rate £18.25 £14.05 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.91% -29.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £34.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Open Workbench as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Open Workbench Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Open Workbench
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 Open Workbench across the City of London region.

Open Workbench Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Open Workbench
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Open Workbench also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Open Workbench.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) OTC Derivatives

Open Workbench
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP