The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.060% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+65.71% -5.40%
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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 East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
302 220 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.25% 13.87% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 127 124
Average daily rate £375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £114 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 18
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -27.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.19 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £21.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LiveLink across the East Midlands region.

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design