The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Text LiveLink
England / London
Rank 396 407 407
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 1 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.056% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.027% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £600 £415 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.57% -5.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £419 -
% change year-on-year
-31.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3717 3544 3845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.46% 16.53% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2591 2432 2631
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 51 77
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.62 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +5.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing LiveLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink 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 London region with a requirement for LiveLink.

1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText