The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 617 587 598
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 2 44 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.085% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.021% 0.47% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 25 11
Median daily rate £525 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +10.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £384
% change year-on-year
- -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LiveLink
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9459 9429 9162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.96% 18.13% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6202 6085 5583
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 283 373
Median hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing LiveLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in England

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in England

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in England

LiveLink
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -33 2 £525 +31.25%
LiveLink
UK

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink 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 England region with a requirement for LiveLink.

1 4 (66.67%) OpenText
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) EDRMS
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Document Management
3 2 (33.33%) Records Management
3 2 (33.33%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) OpenText
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP