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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Text LiveLink
UK / England
Rank 577 597 585
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 2 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.023% 0.021%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.027% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £443 £415 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.62% -5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £403 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £427 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £419 -
% change year-on-year
-31.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7380 7850 8298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.66% 16.73% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4823 5042 5147
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 218 289
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.00 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LiveLink across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

LiveLink Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -1 1 £600 +44.57%
West Midlands - 1 £285 -
LiveLink
UK

LiveLink
Top 10 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) OpenText
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Records 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 (50.00%) WordPress
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Records Management Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Web Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Records Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) OpenText