The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenLink products and/or services 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 OpenLink over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within OpenLink Software, Inc.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenLink
London / City of London
Rank 145 144 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +44
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Median daily rate £575 £595 £574
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% +3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £675 £750
% change year-on-year
-18.51% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1205 1279 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.31% 39.96% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 953 1603
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.40 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £27.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OpenLink Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenLink
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 OpenLink across the City of London region.

OpenLink Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OpenLink
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink.

1 9 (100.00%) Endur
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) OOD
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Workflow
7 1 (11.11%) Front Office
7 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 1 (11.11%) SQL

OpenLink
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:

Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Endur
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Endur Developer
1 7 (77.78%) OpenLink Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) OpenLink Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Endur Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Endur Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) OpenLink Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) OOD
1 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL