The table below looks at the statistics for OpenWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenWorks over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Halliburton OpenWorks
Rank - - 565
Contract jobs citing OpenWorks 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £563
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenWorks
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3763 4251 4171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.97% 9.06% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2272 2532 2224
Average daily rate £438 £438 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 31 56
Average hourly rate £40.89 £30.00 £27.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% +8.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.10 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £64.26 £61.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

OpenWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenWorks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

OpenWorks Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenWorks
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenWorks Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenWorks
Top 9 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenWorks 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 OpenWorks.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

OpenWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenWorks 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 OpenWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring