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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 428 418 430
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 2 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.12% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.044% 0.65% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 7
Median daily rate £525 £400 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £384
% change year-on-year
- -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LiveLink
England

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
4576 4279 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.05% 18.37% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3175 2945 2930
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 41 101
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canary Wharf -1 1 £525 +31.25%
LiveLink
England

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft