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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenLink
Rank 608 581 582
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 13 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.038% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.058% 0.083% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 15
Median daily rate £680 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £504 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £685 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £673 £650
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +3.46%
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
22412 22965 22764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.97% 45.34% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13989 13331 13114
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 1002 1026
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.12 £40.00
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -29 12 £685 +14.16% 2
South East -3 1 £675 +8.87%
OpenLink
UK

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 39 (82.98%) Endur
2 28 (59.57%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) ETRM
3 25 (53.19%) .NET
4 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
5 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (38.30%) Front Office
7 17 (36.17%) OO
7 17 (36.17%) Oracle
8 16 (34.04%) Windows
8 16 (34.04%) Finance
8 16 (34.04%) Multithreading
9 14 (29.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 14 (29.79%) STL
9 14 (29.79%) MFC
9 14 (29.79%) C++
9 14 (29.79%) VC++
10 13 (27.66%) ATL
10 13 (27.66%) OOP
10 13 (27.66%) Derivative
11 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
11 12 (25.53%) RDBMS
12 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
12 8 (17.02%) Regression Testing
13 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
13 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
13 5 (10.64%) Java
14 4 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (8.51%) Banking
14 4 (8.51%) Change Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) Apache
1 3 (6.38%) JBoss
1 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 39 (82.98%) Endur
2 3 (6.38%) Misys Opics
3 1 (2.13%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) RDBMS
2 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 18 (38.30%) Front Office
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) C++ Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Front Office Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Business Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) OpenLink Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) OpenLink Business Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 8 (17.02%) C# Developer - Commodities
6 8 (17.02%) Endur Analyst
6 8 (17.02%) Endur Business Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Risk Business Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Energy Trading Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 14 (29.79%) MFC
2 14 (29.79%) STL
3 13 (27.66%) ATL
4 3 (6.38%) Apache Camel
4 3 (6.38%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (6.38%) POJO
4 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 2 (4.26%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (4.26%) WCF
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.13%) JMS
6 1 (2.13%) RESTful
6 1 (2.13%) Spring
6 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Derivative
2 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Linked Data
5 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.13%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) ETRM
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.17%) OO
4 16 (34.04%) Multithreading
5 13 (27.66%) OOP
6 8 (17.02%) Regression Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.38%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL
9 2 (4.26%) Analytics
9 2 (4.26%) ITSM
9 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) System Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.13%) BPR
10 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) C#
2 14 (29.79%) C++
2 14 (29.79%) VC++
3 5 (10.64%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) VBA
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) MiFID
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Trayport
3 3 (6.38%) Infor
3 3 (6.38%) Misys
3 3 (6.38%) Sun
4 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) ION Trading