The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenLink products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenLink over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenLink
Rank 613 602 590
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 9 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.035% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.079% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 14
Median daily rate £575 £600 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £550 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £700 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 £838
% change year-on-year
- -37.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenLink
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22393 22824 22250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.96% 44.12% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13949 13781 12567
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 741 1003 1008
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenLink Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenLink
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenLink Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenLink
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenLink across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

OpenLink Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenLink
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OpenLink Hourly Rate Trend in England

OpenLink
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 OpenLink within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -10 9 £575 -4.16% 3
OpenLink
UK

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for OpenLink.

1 16 (69.57%) Endur
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) ETRM
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) C++
8 4 (17.39%) Front Office
8 4 (17.39%) Workflow
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Derivative
9 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
9 3 (13.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
9 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
9 3 (13.04%) ATL
9 3 (13.04%) STL
9 3 (13.04%) VC++
9 3 (13.04%) MFC
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) OOP
10 2 (8.70%) OOD
10 2 (8.70%) Java
10 2 (8.70%) Back Office

OpenLink
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:

Business Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Endur
2 1 (4.35%) Findur
2 1 (4.35%) Kondor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Front Office
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) OpenLink Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) OpenLink Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Endur Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Developer - Commodities
6 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (13.04%) OpenLink Business Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) OpenLink Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ATL
2 3 (13.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (13.04%) MFC
2 3 (13.04%) STL
3 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) ETRM
3 5 (21.74%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.04%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Cash Management
7 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) VC++
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Misys