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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenLink over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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 Financial, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenLink
Rank 580 551 503
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -48
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 18 18 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.036% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.081% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 33
Average daily rate
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£600 £613 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £668 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £838 £763
% change year-on-year
-37.31% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
22710 22144 21588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.84% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13715 12515 12014
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 980 1010 1121
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenLink across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenLink within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 18 £600 -2.04% 6
OpenLink
UK

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenLink also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenLink.

1 28 (77.78%) Endur
2 14 (38.89%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) ETRM
4 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
5 10 (27.78%) .NET
6 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.89%) Findur
8 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.11%) Back Office
9 4 (11.11%) BPR
9 4 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (8.33%) SDLC
10 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.33%) Banking
10 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (5.56%) Cash Management
11 2 (5.56%) BDD
11 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
11 2 (5.56%) Derivative
11 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
11 2 (5.56%) Degree
11 2 (5.56%) QA
11 2 (5.56%) Logistics

OpenLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenLink also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 28 (77.78%) Endur
2 5 (13.89%) Findur
3 1 (2.78%) Aligne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Back Office
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Front Office
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.11%) Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Front Office Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (36.11%) ETRM
2 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
4 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.11%) BPR
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (5.56%) BDD
6 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Logistics
6 2 (5.56%) Cash Management
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C#
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ISEB
1 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) EMIR
2 1 (2.78%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Calypso
1 1 (2.78%) SunGard
1 1 (2.78%) Brady
1 1 (2.78%) Trayport
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