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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenLink
Rank 573 520 487
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -33
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 16 39 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.083% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.070% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 27
Average daily rate
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£600 £525 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £902 £815
UK excluding London average daily rate £725 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+48.71% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.00
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
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -7 13 £600 +14.28% 9
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OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (82.93%) Endur
2 16 (39.02%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Back Office
3 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
4 10 (24.39%) Java
4 10 (24.39%) ETRM
5 9 (21.95%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 9 (21.95%) C#
6 8 (19.51%) Banking
6 8 (19.51%) Aligne
6 8 (19.51%) Triple Point
7 7 (17.07%) MiFID
7 7 (17.07%) EMIR
7 7 (17.07%) Brady
7 7 (17.07%) ZaiNet
7 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (17.07%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (17.07%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
7 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 7 (17.07%) SAP
7 7 (17.07%) ERP
7 7 (17.07%) TIBCO
7 7 (17.07%) Murex
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) Derivative
9 5 (12.20%) Front Office
9 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
10 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis

OpenLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 34 (82.93%) Endur
2 9 (21.95%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 8 (19.51%) Aligne
4 7 (17.07%) ZaiNet
4 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (17.07%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (17.07%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (9.76%) Findur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
1 1 (2.44%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Back Office
3 8 (19.51%) Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Front Office
5 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Middle Office Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.44%) Programmer
6 1 (2.44%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) FpML
2 3 (7.32%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (4.88%) XSLT
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) FIXML
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Derivative
2 4 (9.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.32%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
2 10 (24.39%) ETRM
3 7 (17.07%) ERP
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Logistics
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) OOP
8 2 (4.88%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) C#
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) MiFID
1 7 (17.07%) EMIR
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Triple Point
2 7 (17.07%) Brady
2 7 (17.07%) SAP
2 7 (17.07%) TIBCO
2 7 (17.07%) Murex
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Trayport
5 1 (2.44%) SmartStream
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Microgen
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