The first table below looks at the demand for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 399 381 396
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 13 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.037% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.21% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Average daily rate £350 £383 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £400 £364
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4282 3897 4403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.70% 18.04% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2944 2503 2664
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 136 126
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
LiveLink
England

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in London

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in London

LiveLink
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LiveLink across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LiveLink Daily Rate Histogram in London

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in London

LiveLink
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Docklands, London - - - -
LiveLink
England

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LiveLink 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 LiveLink.

1 20 (83.33%) Open Text
2 14 (58.33%) Document Management
3 13 (54.17%) SharePoint
4 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) SLA
6 7 (29.17%) Remedy
6 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (25.00%) EDMS
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (20.83%) Service Management
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) MS Office
8 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) SAP
9 4 (16.67%) Maximo
10 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 3 (12.50%) GIS
10 3 (12.50%) Subversion
10 3 (12.50%) Information Management
10 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (12.50%) Web Development
10 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (12.50%) Use Case
10 3 (12.50%) CollabNet
10 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LiveLink 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 LiveLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (54.17%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) EDMS
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) EDRMS
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Ant
1 3 (12.50%) JDeveloper
1 3 (12.50%) Hudson
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) IT Support
2 4 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 3 (12.50%) SOA Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) JDBC
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
1 3 (12.50%) XML
1 3 (12.50%) XSD
1 3 (12.50%) XSL
1 3 (12.50%) XSLT
1 3 (12.50%) WSDL
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) GIS
3 2 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Document Management
2 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Information Management
5 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) Use Case
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) UML
5 3 (12.50%) RUP
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) CAD
6 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Open Text
2 7 (29.17%) Remedy
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) CollabNet
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
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