The table below looks at the statistics for TopLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TopLink over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle TopLink
Rank - 124 145
Contract jobs citing TopLink 0 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.56% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.07% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £356
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £37.45 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.45 -
TopLink
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
593 773 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.13% 27.27% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 455 589
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 21
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +46.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £41.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

TopLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing TopLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

TopLink Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

TopLink
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

TopLink Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

TopLink
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TopLink across the East of England region.

TopLink Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

TopLink
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TopLink 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 East of England region with a requirement for TopLink.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
1 16 (100.00%) JSF
1 16 (100.00%) HTML5
2 15 (93.75%) REST
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) SOAP
3 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 14 (87.50%) AccuRev
3 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
4 12 (75.00%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (18.75%) Automotive
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 2 (12.50%) B2C
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel

TopLink
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) AccuRev
General
1 3 (18.75%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (93.75%) J2EE Developer
3 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
4 12 (75.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (37.50%) Angular Developer
5 6 (37.50%) HTML Developer
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) HTML5
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
1 16 (100.00%) JSF
1 16 (100.00%) Web Services
2 15 (93.75%) REST
2 15 (93.75%) SOAP
2 15 (93.75%) XML
3 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
4 12 (75.00%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) B2C
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft