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 5 May 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.

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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenLink
Rank 157 192 212
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +20
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.055% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £563 £623 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £583 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £645 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £673 £650
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenLink
London

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
1377 2283 2764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.95% 41.66% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1665 1949
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 53 51
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenLink across the City of London region.

OpenLink Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Endur
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Front Office
3 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 5 (45.45%) ETRM
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ATL
5 3 (27.27%) STL
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) VC++
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) MFC
5 3 (27.27%) Trayport
5 3 (27.27%) Derivative
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Misys Opics

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Endur
2 2 (18.18%) Misys Opics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Front Office
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Front Office C++ Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (18.18%) OpenLink Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) OpenLink Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Endur Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Endur Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ATL
2 3 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (27.27%) MFC
2 3 (27.27%) STL
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (18.18%) POJO
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ETRM
1 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) VC++
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Trayport
3 2 (18.18%) Infor
3 2 (18.18%) Misys
3 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO